Category: Announcements

Missouri Safety Center offers shooter response training

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – The Missouri Safety Center and the Institute for Public Safety at the University of Central Missouri will host a course on the protocols for responding to violence in schools on July 1 at Warrensburg High School. The eight-hour course, titled “Critical Response to the Active Shooter,” will examine the dynamics surrounding violence in… Read more »

Care Connection conducts senior citizen needs assessment

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Care Connection for Aging Services is conducting a needs assessment for all seniors and caregivers in its 13-county service area. The questionnaire seeks information from people 60 and older on issues such as medical and dental care, transportation, employment, utility costs, and home safety. The questionnaires are available at local senior centers… Read more »

City offices closed Monday to observe Memorial Day

The City of Warrensburg’s offices will close at noon Friday, May 23, and will be closed on Monday, May 26, in observance of Memorial Day. Emergency services will remain open to respond to the needs of the community as needed, according to a news release.

UCM hosts Warrensburg Schools Foundation award banquet

(Warrensburg, Mo.)–The Warrensburg Schools Foundation announces the 26 Annual Academic Excellence Awards Banquet to be held in the Sandra Temple Elliott Ballroom on the campus of the University of Central Missouri.  Due to the adjustment in the school calendar, the date of the banquet has been moved to Thursday, June 19 at 6 p.m. in the… Read more »

Warrensburg Schools Foundation held third annual golf tournament

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.)– The Warrensburg Schools Foundation held its third annual Alumni & Friends Golf Tournament on Saturday, April 19 on the Keth Memorial Golf Course in Pertle Springs.  Thirty-two teams enjoyed a beautiful day of golf while raising $6,700 for the updates to the Ridge View Elementary Playground.  For the second year WHS alumni Chad… Read more »

More street maintenance to occur in 2014

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.)–The Warrensburg Public Works Street Department has received bids for the 2014 Street Maintenance Program. This year’s program includes application of a 2” asphalt overlay on 7 streets in the city. The successful bid for these projects was received from Tandem Paving of Blue Springs in the amount of $242,573. Work should commence in… Read more »

Completion of Building Community Through Education Home celebration

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) – Habitat for Humanity will celebrate the completion of the house built collaboratively with the University of Central Missouri and Warrensburg R-VI School District at 3:30 p.m. May 2 at 628 W. Gay St. Known as the Building Community Through Education initiative, the build created a unique opportunity in which students and the… Read more »

Warrensburg Branch library changing hours

By ALYSSA CLIFTON (WARRENSBURG, Mo.)—As of Monday, May 5, the Trails Regional Library, Warrensburg Branch is changing their hours. From Monday through Thursday the Library will be open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. On Fridays the hours will be 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  On Saturdays the library will be open from 8 a.m. to… Read more »

Mules Footbal hosts 17th annual golf classic

(WARRENSBURG, Mo.) — Mules Football will host their 17th annual Golf Classic on Friday, June 6, at Keth Memorial Golf Course in Pertle Springs. Registration for the first flight begins at 7:30 a.m. with an 8 a.m. shotgun start, while the second flight registration is set for 12:30 p.m. with a shotgun start of 1 p.m…. Read more »