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Congratulations, Maggie & Jack!

Dr. and Mrs. Edward Francis Higgins of Mission Hills, Kansas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Dr. Margaret MacBean Higgins, to Dr. John Frederick Shuler, the son of Dr. Perri Ann Ginder and Dr. Frederick Noah Shuler of Kansas City, Missouri. The bride-to-be and her groom-elect are both graduates of The University of Kansas School of Medicine. Maggie is a graduate of Shawnee Mission East High School. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in psychology from Middlebury College. Maggie is a urology resident at the University of Kentucky.

Jack is a graduate of Rockhurst High School. He received a bachelor of arts degree in psychology from Miami University of Ohio and a master’s degree in physiology from Georgetown University. Jack completed an internal medicine residency at Oregon Health and Science University. A member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity, he is a fellow in palliative care at The University of Kansas Medical Center. Theirs will be an August 29th wedding at Village Presbyterian Church in Prairie Village, Kansas.    

Also featured in the February 22, 2020 issue of The Independent


Congratulations, Emily & Peter!

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Kent Hickerson of Overland Park, Kansas, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Emily Anne Hickerson, to Peter Bryant Milledge, the son of Mr.…

Off To College – Class of 2023

Join us in our proud send-off to the Class of 2023. We wish the best to these amazing students as they start their exciting journeys around the country!      …

Crib Note – Henry Francis Sorenson

Henry Francis Sorenson was born on January 26th. He was 22 inches long at birth and has blue eyes and brown hair. His older brother, Wyatt Timothy, age two, is…

Crib Note – Cooper Frank McKee

Cooper Frank McKee was born on March 28th. He is the son of Lisa and Kelly McKee of Los Angeles, California. Cooper’s older brother is Peter McKee, who is two…