Weekly News Headlines – Week of November 14, 2021


The following links are news headlines pertaining to Excelsior Springs that were published throughout the week.

Family man, ‘cowboy,’ businessman, Miller dies in ATV rollover – Excelsior Springs Standard
LAWSON – A single-vehicle wreck claimed the life of an Excelsior Springs business owner, the Missouri Highway Patrol reported.

Suburban Conference goes to five divisions; St. Michael joining a conference – Examiner
Former member Excelsior Springs is leaving after 15 years in the Missouri River Valley Conference and rejoining the Suburban Conference next …

Changes come to Suburban Conference – mycouriertribune.com
Excelsior Springs comes back to the Suburban Conference after being in the Missouri River Conference for the past 15 years. The following is the …

Chief Gakle remembered – The Holton Recorder
A native of Excelsior Springs, Mo., Gakle moved to Holton in 1979 to work in construction but joined the police department a year later, …

KCQ rides early-20th-century interurban railways to find memories, mayhem and maps – The Kansas City Star
A two-car Kansas City, Clay County & St. Joseph Railway interurban that ran to Excelsior Springs is shown sitting at 13th and Walnut in about 1915 …

West wrestlers take on Northland and Ridgewater – The Globe
Ashworth, a former high school state champion from Excelsior Springs, Mo., won his first match against Northland by fall in 1:47.

Wayne and Susan Andreasen – Anniversaries – Norfolk Daily News
… Jamon (Katie) Andreasen of Excelsior Springs and Bradley (Britton) of Platte Center. They have 17 grandchildren. The couple requests no gifts.

Preparation key as Smithville dismantles Excelsior Springs – mycouriertribune.com
Smithville’s Keltin Nitsche raises the Class 4 District 8 Championship trophy after defeating Excelsior Springs 52-10 Friday, Nov. 12. Liam Keating/ ..

These boys soccer teams advanced to Missouri’s final-four semifinals with Saturday wins – The Kansas City Star
Rockhurst, Blue Springs, Harrisonville and Excelsior Springs will be among the teams playing for berths in the state championship games.

Perryville Boys Soccer Moving on in State Tournament – My Mo Info
Perryville will play Excelsior Springs in the Class 2 State semifinals this Friday at Worldwide Technology Soccer Park in Fenton.

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