The Adrian Youth Wrestling team participated in the Regional Tournament held at Ray Pec Saturday, March 17th. Adrian had 10 qualify for the State tournament to be held this Saturday, March 24th and Sunday, March 25th at the Hearns Center in Columbia Missouri. Pictured: Bobby McCarl puts a move on his opponent during the regional tournament at Ray-Pec last Saturday. McCarl placed first and will compete at state this weekend.
The Adrian high school winter athletic reception was held Tuesday, March 13 in the west gymnasium. Superintendent Doug Hedrick welcomed the athletes, family members and guests while congratulating them on their accomplishments for the 2006-07 season.Pictured: Special awards were presented to: Front row - Chelsea Urie, Jaime VanSlyke, Becca Lawrence, Lareesa Bagby. 2nd row - Cody Knuth, John Scaletty, Vincent Gray. Back row - Tom Gregg, Wyatt Jackson, Tyler Bise, Sheldon Proell. Not pictured, Justine Enlow.
The Main Street work for the Vision 2007 improvement plan, which was originally scheduled to begin this month, has been delayed until later this summer.The street is expected to be closed for about 70-80 days and, hopefully, with as little inconvenience to the Main Street businesses as possible.
Late last week, a suspect in the Adrian Bank robbery was identified and is in custody while the investigation by the Adrian Police and the FBI is continuing. Chief Chapman is scheduled to go interview the subject."The Adrian Police and the FBI have worked extremely well in this most recent bank robbery investigation," Chief Chapman said. The two law enforcement agencies plan to have a full press release available on or before April 14 as the investigation wraps up.
Dale and Monett Jackson and Dave and Wanda Harris would like to announce the engagement of their children, Vanessa Jackson and Joseph Harris. Vanessa is a 2006 graduate of Northwest Missouri State University and is currently employed as a Recreation Therapist in Kansas City, MO. Joseph will be graduating in April of 2007 with a degree in Restaurant and Food Service Management from Northwest Missouri State University. The couple is planning an August 18, 2007 wedding in Harrisonville, MO.