The 2015 Adrian Chamber of Commerce Officers were introduced at the 14th Annual Chamber Banquet last Saturday night. Left to right: Linda Oldfield, Board Member (1 year); Jovanna Longo, Board Member (2 years); John Nagle, President; Karen Nagle, Board Member (2 years); Linda Dudley, Treasurer; Kip Yoss, Board Member (1 year).
With funds from the Floyd Buhr Memorial, the Adrian Optimist Club awarded four Adrian High School students with scholarships to be used this school year for dual credit college classes from Central Methodist University and the University of Missouri - Kansas City.
Dual credit classes provide a great opportunity for students to earn both high school and college credits. Adrian R-III offers 16 dual credit classes this year. Classes cost about $75.00 per credit hour.
The Lady Blackhawks hosted the Lady Bulldogs of Ballard Tuesday, January 6, 2015. They moved their overall record to 9-2 with a 52 to 20 victory. Coach Basore commented, “It was a good game for everyone to get the opportunity to play.”
Friday, January 9 the Lady Blackhawks hosted the Lakeland Lady Vikings and posted a 51 to 40 win. “It was hard for us to get going” stated Coach Basore, “we missed some easy shots and there just wasn’t any energy to the game.”
Right: Bailey Reed, 12, drives past Ballard’s Sam Walsh, to score 2 points.
The Adrian Blackhawks hosted the Ballard Bulldogs Tuesday, January 6 in non-conference action. Adrian defeated the Bulldogs 67 to 46.
Friday, January 9 Adrian hosted the Lakeland Vikings. Adrian had little trouble as they defeated the Vikings 55 to 28. Coach Basore said, “The guys guarded really well and took great shots.”
Right: Trenton Tallman, 12, pulls up and shoots over Lakeland’s Brady Munsterman.
Far right: Bryce Bagby, 22, goes up for the layup Tuesday night against Ballard.
Ken died with, and because of, Alzheimer’s Disease on January 5, 2015. He was born in Kansas City, MO on January 24, 1929, grew up in Adrian, MO and moved to Kansas City in 1947.
Memorial services were Friday, January 9, 2015 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel in Butler, Missouri with Kim Ross officiating. Contributions to Alzheimer’s Association or Grace Hospice.