Community News

Yaw Obeng, M.Ed., Named Next Superintendent of Hickman Mills C-1 Schools

In a unanimous decision, the Hickman Mills C-1 School District (HMC-1) Board of Education has selected Yaw Obeng, M.Ed., as the next superintendent of Hickman Mills C-1 Schools. The decision comes after a thorough and deliberate search by the Board of Education. Mr. Obeng is currently superintendent in the Burlington [...]

Yaw Obeng, M.Ed., Named Next Superintendent of Hickman Mills C-1 Schools2020-06-01T14:28:57-05:00

Metropolitan Community College-Longview Campus Names New President

Dan Hocoy, Ph.D., has been named president of Metropolitan Community College’s Longview campus in Lee’s Summit and the College’s Vice Chancellor of strategic initiatives. Hocoy, whose appointment was approved by the MCC Board of Trustees on April 23, will start his new position July 1. He is joining MCC from [...]

Metropolitan Community College-Longview Campus Names New President2020-05-28T12:19:56-05:00

St. Joseph Medical Center Nationally Recognized with an ‘A’ Grade

South KC Chamber member St. Joseph Medical Center has been awarded an ‘A’ grade from The Leapfrog Group, an independent national watchdog organization committed to health care quality and safety. The Safety Grade is a letter grade assigned to all general hospitals across the country and it is updated every [...]

St. Joseph Medical Center Nationally Recognized with an ‘A’ Grade2020-05-28T12:20:19-05:00

Wayside Waifs Breaking Ground On New Project

Wayside Waifs is celebrating its 75th anniversary year in a very big way – breaking ground on an $8 million dollar construction project that will add 20,000 square feet to the south Kansas City, Missouri pet adoption campus. The project includes an Education & Training Center for large event hosting, [...]

Wayside Waifs Breaking Ground On New Project2020-05-04T14:51:25-05:00