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Congratulations, Maggie & Boston!

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Curran McLiney of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Margaret Anne McLiney, to Boston Dean Stiverson, the son of Allison Lynn Byer of Douglass, Kansas, and Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Lynn Stiverson of Wichita, Kansas. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Walter Joseph Marnett and Mr. and Mrs. George Joseph McLiney, all of Kansas City. Maggie is a graduate of Notre Dame de Sion High School. She attended the University of Arkansas and earned a bachelor of arts degree in education from Rockhurst University. Maggie is a BOTAR, class of 2017, and a member of Zeta Tau Alpha sorority. She is employed with Brookside Charter School in Kansas City. 

Her groom-elect is the grandson of Mr. Glenn Douglas Byer of Derby, Kansas, and the late Mrs. Byer, and Mr. and Mrs. Lloyd Dean Cox of Preston, Kansas. Boston is a graduate of Andover Central High School in Andover, Kansas. He received a bachelor of arts degree in criminal justice and communications from Kansas State University. Boston is careering with Aerotek in Overland Park, Kansas. Theirs will be a June 8th wedding at Visitation Church in Kansas City. 

Also featured in the October 27, 2018 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Nicki Griffith


Congratulations, Anna & Parker!

Carolyn Jemelka Price of Kansas City, Missouri, and Dr. Richard Brooke Price, Jr. of Leawood, Kansas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Anna Brooke Price, to Parker…

Crib Note – Graham Parker Sansale

A smiling bundle of joy named Graham Parker Sansale was born on April 4th to Melissa and Casey Sansale of Fairway, Kansas. Graham joins his two older sisters, Sloane Harper,…

Crib Note – Barnes Kamen Hanes

Barnes Kamen Hanes was born on April 10th. The darling baby boy is the first child born to Lyndse Bortnick Hanes and Prentice Hanes of Mission Hills, Kansas. Barnes has…

Congratulations, Courtney & Colson!

Mrs. Douglas Gordon Curry of Fairway, Kansas, and Mr. Perry Higginson Bacon of Kansas City, Missouri, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Courtney Blair Bacon, to Colson…