On December 19th and 20th, 2014 the Adrian Blackhawks wrestling team was hosted by Wentworth Military Academy for the Battle of Lexington. This was a very large tournament comprised strictly of 1A class wrestling teams from Missouri. All of Adrian’s wrestlers fought hard, despite illness and injuries, and Adrian brought home three medals.
New officers were recently installed at the Masonic Lodge, Crescent Hill Lodge #368 in Adrian and new members are petitioning. All brothers are invited to attend regularly scheduled meetings on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month. All members of Crescent Hill Lodge, active or inactive, are encouraged to attend and participate.
James Edward Bourland passed away at Overland Park Regional Medical Center on Dec. 30, 2014. Jim was born October 11, 1951 and grew up in Harrisonvile. The family is having a memorial at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church on Jan 4th, 2014 and his ashes will be interred at Oak Hill Cemetery in Butler.