Author: Kaitlin Brothers

News Editor

Jaylan Zackery: Breaking records one play at a time

VIDEO BY KAITLIN BROTHERS / MULTIMEDIA EDITOR (WARRENSBURG, Mo.)–Jaylan Zackery, wide receiver of the UCM mules, has had some great success this year in his football career, and at the homecoming game. Zackery broke a UCM record at homecoming on Saturday, Oct. 14, where they beat Missouri Southern 71-22, and became the all-time leader for… Read more »

Lorene Ella Carleton

Lorene Ella Carleton, 90, of Warrensburg, Missouri, died on Thursday, Oct. 12, at Ridge Crest Nursing Center.

Janice Marie Van Winkle

Janice Marie Van Winkle, 66 of Warrensburg, Missouri, died Monday, Oct. 9, at her daughter and son in-law’s home in Higginsville, Missouri.

UCM Debate Team wins season opener

The UCM Talking Mules Speech and Debate Team won first place in the Overall Sweepstakes Division at their season opener, the Bob R. Derryberry Memorial Tournament hosted by Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Missouri on Oct. 6 and 7. The tournament attracted top regional teams representing Texas, Iowa, Oklahoma, Kansas and Missouri, according to a… Read more »

Community emergency response team to have classes

Classes for the Community Emergency Response Team begin November 7th. The training is provided at no cost to the participants. The classes teach how to safely respond to manmade and natural hazards, help organize basic disaster response and promote preparedness by hosting and participating in community events, according to a news release sent by Johnson Co Emergency… Read more »

iCentral: Mules talk homecoming

VIDEO BY KAITLIN BROTHERS / MULTIMEDIA EDITOR (WARRENSBURG, Mo.)–In this weeks’ iCentral, we go to the UCM Football team to discuss their success and the upcoming homecoming game this Saturday, Oct. 14 at 1 p.m. in the Audrey J. Walton Stadium. To see more, go to last week’s iCentral.

Faces of UCM: Leah Eggimann

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – A sea of darkness. One shining light. A solitary woman on the stage. The music begins and a melodic voice fills the theater. The last note of the song fades and the audience applauds. “Just being on stage, being someone else, that’s definitely my favorite part,” Eggimann said. This is the thrill… Read more »