I was born in Kansas City and grew up in the Chicago suburbs and I'm happy to be working in the state of my birth, Missouri. I've been married to Kathy for 17 years and we're the proud parents of a rescued Greyhound named JJ. I root for the Royals and Cubs, don't put ketchup on hot dogs and never met a pizza I didn't like.
Boone County Enacts Countywide Mask Mandate
Columbia / Boone County Public Health and Human Services (PHHS) Director Stephanie Browning issued a public health order that includes a county mask mandate.
Mayor Kehde Encourages Residents To Enjoy Sedalia Holiday Events
Sedalia Mayor John Kehde wants residents to take advantage of events that may boost their holiday spirit this year.
Be A Bell Ringer and Help The Salvation Army Help Those In Need
The Sedalia Salvation Army needs your help this Christmas season so they can continue to help others.
Warrensburg’s Loss Is Minot’s Gain
Warrensburg's loss is Minot, North Dakota's gain as Warrensburg City Manager Harold Stewart has accepted the same position with the City of Minot, North Dakota.
Why I Can’t Stand Fleetwood Mac and Other Musical Nonsense
There's been this list going around my friends' Facebook pages recently. It asks a bunch of questions about your musical tastes. Stuff like what band you think is overrated. Who do you regret not seeing in concert. What music is your guilty pleasure...
I Failed the Shopping Cart Test at the Warrernsburg Walmart
I left my empty shopping cart in the parking lot instead of walking two rows over to the cart corral. So I must be a horrible bad person.
What to Think About Before Traveling This Thanksgiving
The safest way to celebrate Thanksgiving this year is to stay home. However, there are some things you can do to travel and celebrate safely this holiday.
Gov. Parson Issues Public Health Warning As COVID Cases Climb
Governor Parson issued a Statewide Public Health Warning Due to Extreme Risks of COVID-19.
With Apartments It’s the Layout Not The Square Footage
Kansas City's apartments rank as some of the smallest compared to other large cities. However it's not all about square footage. The layout matters.
You Can Help Stop the Spread of COVID-19 in Johnson County
JCCHS wants you to help stop the spread of COVID-19 if you test positive, or are a close contact of someone who tests positive for COVID-19.