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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

House fire in Rich Hill

The Rich Hill Fire Department with mutual aid from the Butler Fire Department, along with the Rich Hill Police Department and Bates County Sheriffs Office are on scene of a house fire at 510 East Oak Street in Rich Hill.

The house has smoke coming out of the roof at this time and everyone is said to be out of the home.

Md America Live News will update this when more information is made available to us from the Rich Hill Fire Department.



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Butler Lady Bears win first place

Mid America Live News would like to congratulate the Butler Jr. High Lady Bears basketball team on defeating the Adrian Blackhawks 39-20 to win first place tonight in the tournament held in Butler. - Photo Submitted


Updated Obituary - James Paul Theis

 James Paul Theis
James Paul Theis passed away Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at the Clinton Rehabilitation Center at the age of 86.
Jim was born on August 6, 1930 in Riceville, Iowa, the son of Harry and Hazel Marr Theis. He graduated from St. Patricks High School in Waukon, Iowa in 1948. After high school graduation he worked with his father at Theis Clothing Store in Waukon for two years. On August 20, 1950 he enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served his country until being honorably discharged in June, 1954.

After his discharge Jim enrolled at Drake University where he completed his Pharmacy degree in 1959. He met the love of his life, Becky Onken, in the fall of 1957, and they were wed on May 31, 1958. From this marriage seven children were born. They include: Lori (Larry) Bartruff of Beaver Dam, WI; Teri (Corey) Bowman of Warrensburg, MO; Todd of Las Vegas, NV; Tami (Ken) Kuta of Panora, IA; Jani (Alan) Carlon of DeForest, WI; Jodi (Terry) Olson of Duluth, MN; Viki (Rick) Schmidt of Wellsville, KS. He is also survived by sixteen grandchildren and three great grandchildren; his sister Linda (Mike) Manning of Lansing, IA; two brothers; John (Jan) of Macomb, IL and Tom (Ginny) of Hiawatha, IA; a brother-in-law Gene (Barb) Onken of Santa Fe, NM, and sister-in-law Darlene Piper of Peru, IN.

Preceding him in death were his parents; Harry and Hazel, brother; Dale, and his in-laws; Walter and Jessie Onken.

Jim was an active member of Holy Rosary church in Clinton where he served as a eucharistic minister and the Knights of Columbus.

Visitation will be held from 1:00-2:00pm on Friday, December 2, 2016 at Holy Rosary Catholic Church with a Memorial Mass of Christian burial following at 2:00pm. Inurnment will be at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Waukon, IA at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations are requested to the Knights of Columbus in care of Holy Rosary, or the Clinton Rehabilitation Center and may be left in care of Vansant-Mills Funeral Home of Clinton, MO.

Fond memories and condolences can be left online at www.vansant-millsfuneralhome.com.   

Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home of Clinton, Missouri.

Police officers, Firefighters and EMT invited to eat in Adrian tonight

Union Restaurant is inviting all EMT FIRE FIGHTERS and POLICE OFFICERS to Adrian Optimist building at 7:30 tonight. 

We have Pulled Pork and Smoked Brisket, baked beans, coleslaw, Nanny's chocolate cake, and apple crisp. 7:30pm tonight, come get some grub.

Bates County Circuit Court News 11/10-11/30-2016

  • Debra A Hartsell v Tony E Hartsell, Dissolution of Marriage is granted.
  • Dianna L Cumpton v. Raymond Earl Cumpton, Dissolution of Marriage is granted.
  • Lloyd Lester Huggins v Deborah Ann Crawford, Dissolution of Marriage granted.
  • John Tyler Smith v. Tavia Jo Smith, Dissolution of Marriage granted.

Updated Obituary - Zella Rose Doane

 Zella Rose Doane
Funeral services for Zella Doane will be 10 a.m. Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. 

Visitation will be Friday evening from 5 -7 p.m. at Schowengerdt Chapel. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Missouri. 

Contributions to Ohio Street United Methodist Church or Bates County Museum. Online condolences may be sent to www.schowengerdtchapel.com.

Zella Rose Doane, age 85 of Kansas City, Missouri died Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at North Kansas City Hospital in Kansas City. She was born August 27, 1931 to Thomas Marion and Florence Tina Chaney Chandler in Butler, Missouri.

Zella is survived by her son, Bob Doane and wife Sharon of Eagan, Minnesota; one daughter, Linda Rolf and husband Scott of Kansas City, Missouri; two sisters-in-law, Jean Chandler and Mary Jo Chandler both of Raytown, Missouri; eight grandchildren, Melissa Stong and husband Dusty, Becky Randalls and husband Dave, Laura Herring, Rick Doane, Stephanie Doane, Gayle Rolf, Casey Rolf and Sally Rolf; and four great-grandchildren, Kallie, Carissa, Dylan and Whitley. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Charles in 1997; one daughter, Cara in 2004; 3 brothers, Lester, Russell and Kenneth; and two sisters, Marian Barkley and Mary Wade Hyatt.

Gray's Cafe reopening next week

Photo taken by staff member
Much to the dismay of many, Gray's Cafe on the Butler strip closed recently- leaving a burning question: When and where will they reopen?

Gray's Cafe has relocated to 200 S. Old 71 Highway in Adrian and will be open for business Monday, December 5th starting at 6 am.

The owners would like to thank everyone for their patience and look forward to serving you from their new location. Just hop off the highway and turn south at the four way stop to enjoy the same delicious food and fun atmosphere as before!




Have you checked it out yet?


Clinton man injured in motorcycle accident

On 11/30/16 around 1:00pm the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Henry County along with Henry County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a one vehicle motorcycle accident on Missouri 7 Highway at NW 11001 Road in rural Henry County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2016 Harley Davidson driven by 26 year old Bryan T. Friend of Clinton, Missouri failed to negotiate a curve causing the bike to travel off the roadway and overturn.

Mr. Friend sustained minor injuries in this accident and he was transported by ambulance to Golden Valley Memorial Hospital in Clinton, Missouri for treatment.

The bike received minor damages and it was towed from the scene by Golden Valley Tow.




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Derailed Commodity Grand Opening tomorrow


Santa is coming to Garden City


Obituary - James J. Robinson

James J. Robinson, age 56, of Prescott, Kansas passed away at his home, Wednesday, November 30, 2016. 

Service details are pending at this time. Arrangements: Schneider Funeral Home and Crematory, Pleasanton Chapel.

Thank you for your service

On November 23rd Harrisonville City Hall said Goodbye to Barb Bennett who is retiring after seven years. We all have so many happy memories of working with Barb and wish her the very, very best. Thanks for your hard work, Barb!

Harrisonville is the place to be this Saturday

What are you doing on Saturday? There's lots of activities here in Harrisonville, ending with Christmas on the Square and the Mayor's Christmas Tree Lighting. Hope to see you there!

Thank you from the Vernon County Sheriffs Office


Updated Obituary- Dr. Julia E. Berry


Dr. Julia E. Berry 
Dr. Elizabeth Berry, former college counselor and Director of Pre-education at the Junior College of Kansas City and the Metropolitan Community College died November 22, 2016 in Scottsdale, Arizona.

The daughter of the late Charles Picton Berry and Sarah Annie (Ousley) Berry. Dr. Berry was born in Alabama, but came to Missouri at the age of 3, and was reared in Cass County. A graduate of Central Missouri State University, Dr. Berry earned the A.M. degree from the University of Michigan , and the Ph.D. degree from Columbia University in the City of New York. She began her teaching career in the schools of Cass County, was teacher and Chairman of the Social Science Department, Independence, Missouri Junior High School, then taught English and was Assistant Guidance Director in Albuquerque, New Mexico Public Schools. Following completion of the doctor's degree, Dr. Berry was Guidance Director in the Fort Lauderdale, Florida schools and then returned to Missouri where she taught 12 years as college counselor and Director of Teacher Education at the Junior College of Kansas City and the Metropolitan Community College.

Dr. Berry spent the next two years in research and study in Europe, where she lectured at the University of Leiden, the Netherlands, and Cambridge University in England. This experience was followed by professorships at the University of Maryland, the City University of New York, and Louisiana State University. The author of several research based books and numerous articles in professional journals, Dr. Berry was active in the American Counseling Association, The National Council of Teachers of English, and the Association for Counselor Education and Supervision. She was especially active during the 1970's and 1980's in efforts to secure equal employment opportunities for women instructors and professors in higher education. She was a nationally recognized scholar in her career field. Following retirement in 1987, Dr. Berry spent time on research and public services in the United States, Mexico, and Central America.

Dr. Berry was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Curtis Neil Berry of Harrisonville, Missouri and Charles Picton Berry, Jr. of Springfield, Missouri; four sisters, Monnie Berry, Lois Clement, Nonnie Dunkin and Louise McGee all of Harrisonville, Missouri. She is survived by one remaining sister, Gladys Russell of Los Altos, California; several nieces and nephews including Richard Berry who lives in Kansas City.

Funeral service will be 1 pm, Saturday, December 3, 2016 at the Dickey Funeral Home, Harrisonville, Missouri with burial in the Clearfork Cemetery near Garden City, Missouri.

Obituary - Garry Gaddy

Garry Gaddy age 72 departed this life Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at the Kansas City Hospice House, Kansas City, Missouri surrounded with family and love.

Services are pending under the care of Dickey Funeral Home, Harrisonville, Missouri.

A complete obituary and service times will be posted here as soon as that information becomes available.

Ballard 4H members selling trash bags

Ballard 4H members are currently selling the "good" trash bags. If interested their sales continue for a few more days. 

Cost is $10.00 per roll (please pay the member you are ordering from at time of placing your order). 

Thank you in advance for your support!

Truck drivers needed!


Love to drive? Work for a LOCAL company that utilizes the very latest in technology to insure that you arrive on time, every time! Apply in person at 209 N. Orange St. in Butler MO today!

Butler woman arrested for drug possession

Alexia Jean Anthony
On 11/27/16 around 3:49am the Bates County Sheriffs Office arrested 36 year old Alexia Jean Anthony of Butler, Missouri.

She was arrested for 1.) Possession of a controlled substance.

Alexia J.Anthony was booked into the Bates County Jail and placed on a $5,000 Cash only bond.


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Obituary - Zella Doane


Funeral services for Zella Doane will be 10 a.m. Saturday, December 3, 2016 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. 

Visitation will be Friday evening from 5 -7 p.m. at Schowengerdt Chapel. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Missouri. Contributions to Ohio Street United Methodist Church or Bates County Museum. Online condolences may be sent to www.schowengerdtchapel.com.

Zella Rose Doane, age 85 of Kansas City, Missouri died Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at North Kansas City Hospital in Kansas City. She was born August 27, 1931 to Thomas Marion and Florence Tina Chaney Chandler in Butler, Missouri.

Zella is survived by her son, Bob Doane and wife Sharon of Eagan, Minnesota; one daughter, Linda Rolf and husband Scott of Kansas City, Missouri; two sisters-in-law, Jean Chandler and Mary Jo Chandler both of Raytown, Missouri; eight grandchildren, Melissa Stong and husband Dusty, Becky Randalls and husband Dave, Laura Herring, Rick Doane, Stephanie Doane, Gayle Rolf, Casey Rolf and Sally Rolf; and four great-grandchildren, Kallie, Carissa, Dylan and Whitley. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Charles in 1997; one daughter, Cara in 2004; 3 brothers, Lester, Russell and Kenneth; and two sisters, Marian Barkley and Mary Wade Hyatt.

Bronaugh man arrested in Vernon County

On 11/29/16 the Vernon County Sheriffs Office arrested 45 year old Cory E. Hood of Bronaugh, Missouri.

Mr. Hood was charged with 1.) Felony 1st Degree Assault 2.) Misdemeanor trespassing 3.) Misdemeanor Assault.

He was booked into the Vernon County Jail and placed on a bond of $10,500.


Obituary - Roy R. Davis

Roy R. Davis
Roy R. Davis, age 93, of Clinton, MO, died at his home on November 28, 2016.

Arrangements are pending with Consalus Funeral Home, Clinton.

Condolences may be left online at www.ConsalusFuneralHome.com.

Mid America Live News will update when a full obituary is made available to us. 

FLASHBACK: Mount Vernon School finds a new home

 Around 1979, the Mount Vernon Schoolhouse was given a new life when it was moved from its original location five miles west of Passaic to the current location at Frontier Village in Adrian. The building was in pretty good condition considering its age, complete with bell still intact. The photo below was taken just after the move was completed with Perry Rexroad and Don Arndt having a congratulatory handshake in the doorway.
-photos courtesy of the Western Missouri Antique Tractor And Machinery Association

Duke Mason Christmas Show and Country Buffet

Duke Mason Christmas Show and Country Buffet , Thursday December 8th. 

How could you go wrong wonderful food and awesome entertainment. Buffet provided by Madalyn's kitchen consisting of ham, turkey, mashed potatoes, gravy, corn, green beans, tossed salad, pumpkin pie, apple pie, coffee and tea served at the Community Center downtown El Dorado Springs starting at 5:00 p.m. followed by the amazing Duke Mason Band at 7:00 p.m. at the Opera House Theatre. Tickets are limited and are going fast. 

Tickets for dinner and a show are $25.00 and must be -purchased this week. Contact Paula Newman at 417-296-5990 or pick up Allisons Quick Lube Mid Missouri Bank Madalyn Van Dyk-Crocker at Madalyn's Kitchen or Hacker's Jewelers in Nevada. 

A night of entertainment that you don't want to miss in El Dorado Springs.

Phone outage in Clinton Schools

The Clinton School District is without phone service at this time according to the Superintend a line was accidentally cut on Tuesday night.

A telephone repair crew is on scene at this time but it's unsure of a timetable on the repair.

Mid America Live News will update when more information becomes available to us.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Toy Drive Challenge!


Missing Dog in rural Butler

Photo #1
Family in search of missing Pitbull in the area just North of the Butler Airport.

The dog is said to have a blue collar on and his name is "Cash".

He has been missing all day today! 

If you see this dog please call 660-200-5868. Thank you!  

Update:
Cash has been found and he is grounded! 




Photo #2

Obituary - James P. Theis

James P. Theis, age 86 years, of Clinton, Missouri, passed away November 29, 2016 at Clinton Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Clinton, Missouri. 

Fond memories and condolences can be left online at www.vansant-millsfuneralhome.com

Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home and are pending at this time.

Mid America Live News will update when full funeral arrangements are made available to us.

Updated Obituary - Edith Lorene Crowder

Edith Lorene Crowder 
The funeral service for Mrs. Crowder will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 30, 2016 at the Church of God (Holiness) in Appleton City, Missouri.

Officiating at the service will be Reverend Brent Bland and Pastor Norman Black.

Interment will be in the Appleton City Cemetery, Appleton City, Missouri.

The family suggests any memorial contributions be given to Hospice Compassus or the Church of God (Holiness).


Edith Lorene (Zeiler) Crowder was born December 25, 1925, near Lowry City, Missouri. Mrs. Crowder passed away peacefully at her home near Appleton City, Missouri November 27, 2016 at 90 years of age.

Edith was united in marriage to Haldor Crowder September 9, 1945 at Trinity United Methodist Church in Appleton City by Reverend G.A. Moss. The Crowders were blessed with two daughters.

Preceding Edith in death were her husband Haldor; parents John Wilbur, Jr. and Lena (Perkins) Zeiler; sisters, Dorothy M. Zeiler, Helen Reasoner and Joan Zeiler. 

Survivors include her two daughters Antionette Lee Bracher and husband Larry and Mary Ann Crowder all of Appleton City; two grandsons, Steve Bracher and wife Delores and David Bracher; a granddaughter Annisa Bracher; three great-grandchildren, Ethan, Emily and Evan Bracher; many nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

17 year old Peculiar man arrested for exposing himself to 10 year old

Joshua D. Thomas
Joshua Dakota Thomas 17 year old Cass County man was charged today in Cass County Court on 1.) Sexual Misconduct after he is accused of exposing himself to a 10 year old child in Shull Elementary School in Peculiar, Missouri on November 22, 2016.

Mr. Thomas tutored as part of a school sponsored program for elementary students.

When asked in a police statement Thomas admitted to exposing himself, saying he wanted to see if he could do it and get away with it.


The bond for Joshua Thomas is set at $4,000 and he was ordered to have no contact with children under 17.  No court dates have been announced yet.

Courtesy of the Cass County Sheriffs Office


A Big Thank You

A public thank you to the FCCLA for organizing a diaper drive for Bates County Children's Division, as well as thanking the Butler School District and all community members and students who donated diapers and wipes.

Typical Fall Temperatures Ahead

While it'll be cooler than what we've had the last few weeks, it will actually be fairly close to normal for this time of year. 

Overall, quiet weather is expected for the rest of the week and into the weekend. There is a chance for rain late Sunday and into Monday.

Job Opening In Butler

Tis the season, Troublefree Transportation has an opening for a Class A CDL/OTR driver till Christmas. Could Possibly turn into a full time position after Christmas. 

Must have 2 years OTR Tractor Trailer experience, clean MVR and must pass DOT physical and preemployment drug screen. 

Call 660-227-6080 or email driverinquiries@troublefreetrans.com

Kansas City man seriously injured in Henry County accident

On 11/29/16 around 12:15pm the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Henry County along with Garden City Police Department and Cass County Sheriffs Deputies responded to a one vehicle rollover accident in the Northbound Lanes of Missouri 7 Highway around 1 mile South of Creighton, Missouri.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2004 Volvo driven by Jeremy L. Astuto of Kansas City, Missouri ran off the right side of the roadway and struck a embankment causing the vehicle to overturn multiple times.

Mr. Astuto sustained serious injuries in this accident and he was transported by Life Flight to Research Medical Center in Kansas City,Missouri for treatment.

The vehicle was totaled and towed from the scene by Golden Valley Tow.


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Obituary- Tammy Lynn Christiansen

Tammy Lynn Christiansen
Tammy Lynn Christiansen, 42, Harrisonville, Missouri, died Monday, November 28, 2016 at her home. 

Memorial services will be held at 6:00 p.m. Monday, December 5, 2016 at the Atkinson Funeral Home in Harrisonville. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Harrisonville Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 367, Harrisonville, MO 64701.

(A complete obituary will be posted when information available).

Fall Service Specials at Xtreme Motors in Butler


St. Clair County Arrest Warrants

On Nov. 28, Samantha Taylor, 29, Springfield, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant for misdemeanor probation violation on two original counts of class A misdemeanor domestic assault-third degree. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety. Taylor was also arrested on a Clinton Police Department warrant for failing to appear in court on an original misdemeanor charge of no insurance. Bond on that charge is set at $249.50 cash only.
he original St. Clair County charges stem from an incident on Jan. 30 when a St Clair County deputy responded to a call of a female making threats to another individual at an apartment on South Mahan Street, Lowry City. During the investigation it was discovered Taylor entered a residence, uninvited, of another individual placing them in apprehension of immediate physical injury. Taylor allegedly pushed her way through another family member and threatened to cut the throat of the individual.
On Nov. 27, Skyla Carroll, 28, Osceola, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant for failing to appear in court on a class A misdemeanor charge of assault-third degree. Bond is set at $2,500 cash or surety.
he original charge stems from a St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office investigation on March 12 when deputies took an assault report at a residence on NE CC Highway. The investigation discovered Carroll struck two male individuals with a closed fist.

Clinton man injured in Henry County rollover accident

On 11/29/16 around 8:40am the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Henry County responded to a once vehicle rollover accident on NE 100 road just South of NE 300 road in rural Henry County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 1996 Ford driven by Eli D. Grier of Clinton, Missouri ran off the right side of the roadway. The driver then over corrected and striking a ditch causing the vehicle to over turn.

Mr. Grier sustained minor injuries in this accident and he was treated and the scene of the accident by EMS.

The vehicle received extensive damages and it was towed by Golden Valley Tow.



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Charges filed in Harrisonville Shooting

Brian G. Parks
On Tuesday morning 11/29/16 the Cass County Prosecutors Office filed charges against 54 year old Brian G. Parks of Harrisonville, Missouri .

Mr. Parks was charged with 1.) 1st degree assault 2.)armed criminal action, 3.) unlawful possession of a firearm.


The incident occurred at 1000 block of North Independence Street in Harrisonville when police arrived they found a unknown injured man who stated that Brian Parks had shot him, and he had also shot a woman inside the house.

Police quickly got word that Mr. Parks had fled the scene in a pick up truck. A traffic stop was made on the vehicle a short time later and Mr. Parks was arrested him without incident. Inside the truck they found a handgun and a shotgun with two spent shells.


Harrisonville Officers found the victim, identified as 42-year-old Tammy L. Christiansen dead inside the home with a single gunshot wound to the forehead.

The injured man who was a nephew of Tammy Christiansen stated to police that on Monday morning, a noise woke him up, and then he found Parks standing over him with a handgun. 


He said he attacked the man and the two struggled over the gun. In the midst of the fight, he said the two tumbled into a closet and the gun went off, injuring him in the back. The wounded man was transported to an area hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.

Brian Parks was the maintenance man that serviced the rental home in which the shooting took place.

The man also stated that he had heard Christiansen and Parks arguing on the phone multiple times over the past few weeks and that the too used to be in a relationship that had recently ended.

Mr. Parks is held on a $50,000 cash-only bond. A trial date has not yet been set.


Additional charges in reference to this case are expected to be filed in the near future.


View Original Story Here:
http://batescountynewswire.blogspot.com/2016/11/update-woman-killed-man-injured-in.html

Holiday Open House


Missing Juvenile In Henry County

Lisa AnnMarie Hicks
The Henry County Sheriff's Office is requesting assistance in locating a missing juvenile from the Calhoun area.

Pictured is Lisa AnnMarie Hicks, age 16, who has been reported as a runaway. It is believed that she may still be in Henry County, within the Clinton area, or possibly in the KC area, with other relatives.

If you have any information regarding her possible whereabouts, please contact Henry County Central Communications @ (660) 885-5587 or your local law enforcement agency.

Sherwood and Adrian schools team up to white out cancer

Adrian and Sherwood’s basketball teams teaming up to White Out Cancer.
On November 8th the Sherwood Middle School and Adrian Middle School Basketball teams

competed in a Coaches vs. Cancer White Out game to benefit the American Cancer Society. 

In the weeks preceding the game the two teams sold White out game T shirts and sought local business donations. 

The two schools also competed in a Penny War in the week before the game. Together the teams raised over $5000 for the American Cancer Society. 

The teams would like to extend their gratitude to all those who supported them in this endeavor.

This is the Third Annual Coaches vs. Cancer White Out game that Sherwood Middle School has hosted. 

In the three years the Sherwood Middle School basketball teams have led the effort to raise over $8100 for cancer research. 

We thank Adrian for their participation in assisting to “White Out Cancer”!

Archie Fall Festival Committee Christmas in a small town

Enjoy some Shopping with local vendors from 10a.m to 3p.m at the Archie Baptist Church.

Then join us for a Chili Supper, crafts and games while waiting for SANTA to arrive! The cost is $5.00 per person and will last from 5pm -7pm at the Archie Baptist Church. Santa arrives at 5:30pm.

DON’T MISS our 1ST ANNUAL LIGHTING OF THE MAYOR'S CHIRSTMAS TREE on Main Street at 7:30!

All proceeds go back into the Community!

For more information, find us on Facebook under Archie Fall Festival or email archiefallfestival@yahoo.com
Sponsored by the Archie Fall Festival Committee and Archie 2000

Yule Log Hunt at Poplar Heights Living History Farm


Harrisonville High School presents Elf, Jr., The Musical

Harrisonville High School will present Elf, Jr., The Musical next week. 

Performances are set for December 7-10 at 7 p.m. in the HHS Performing Arts Center, 1504 E. Elm. 

Tickets are $5 and can be reserved online at www.harrisonvilleschools.org. 

Children 5 and under are free.

Update: Toys for Tykes 2016 still have 14 children remaining

Update on Toys for Tykes 2016: we still have 14 children remaining that are in need of your help for Christmas morning. There are both girls and boys (but mostly boys) and vary in age from 4-15. 

Please join us in helping to ensure that all of these children have the opportunity for a very Merry Christmas! 

To adopt a child for Christmas, please call or text me at 913-927-8582 or Becky Randalls at 660-200-5471. Thank you!