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American Royal – Junior Premium Livestock Auction

October 20th was the date for the Junior Premium Livestock Auction. The Auction, which marked the end of the first week of the 120th American Royal Livestock Show, was held in the Wagstaff Theatre at the American Royal Complex. Sixty of the best animals from the show were sold, which set a new auction record.

Logan Jackson, Bryan Beaver, and Hayden Schroeder


Kassidy Bremer


Olivia Walrod


Gentri Phillips, Traci and Glen Alan Phillips, The American Royal Association; and Graci Phillips

Also featured in the November 23, 2019 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Legacy Livestock Imaging


Home Sweet Home

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Rockhurst University – Leadership Series Luncheon

March 5th was the date for the annual Rockhurst University Leadership Series Luncheon. The annual event was held at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Carly Fiorina,…

Sherwood Autism Center – Beat The Blues

Blue was the color of the evening at Sherwood Autism Center’s Beat The Blues party. The third annual event was held at The Abbott. Mandy and Ryan Gray served as…

The National World War I Museum and Memorial – Extraordinary Measures

As the well-known saying goes, “extraordinary times call for … extraordinary measures.” There is no debate regarding the challenges of the times we are living through now, in the 21st…