Cass County Man Sustains Serious Injuries in Crash

The Missouri Highway Patrol, with the assistances of the Pleasant Hill Police Department and the Cass County Sheriff’s Office, responded to a two-vehicle accident on Saturday, May 14th on MO-7 south of 203rd Street at 2:50pm.

The accident occurred as a 2009 Harley Davidson, driven by Daniel Hogan 74 of Pleasant Hill, struck the right rear of a 2015 GMC, driven by Raymond Linnerbringer 74 of Pleasant Hill. The Harley Davidson then travelled off the right side of the road and overturned.

Mr. Hogan received serious injuries and was transported by Life Flight Eagle to Research Medical Center in Kansas City.

The Harley Davidson was towed from the scene by J’s Southland and the GMC was driven from the scene.

Brick Street Bash June 4th on the Butler Square

The Electric City Downtown Association will host the Brick Street Bash from 3pm to 8pm on Saturday, June 4th on the Historic Butler Square.

Butler Downtown Square will be host to craft vendors, a cornhole tournament, car show by Electric City Speedway, and emergency vehicle tours.

There will be food trucks onsite including The Infinite Kitchen, Fast Lane Food, A Taste of Soul by Sam, and IOOF Lodge will be serving hamburgers and hotdogs.

Businesses on the Butler square will be opening during the Brick Street Bash for shopping, stop in at local businesses for specials.  The Alley Tavern will have drink specials all day and a D.J. playing music.  Karaoke will start at the Alley Tavern following the Brick Street Bash at 9pm

The Electric City Downtown Associates invite everyone to the Historic Butler Square during the Brick Street Bash on Saturday, June 4th for family fun, shopping, and entertainment.

Drexel School Hiring Head of Maintenance

The Drexel R-IV School District seeks applicants for a Head of Maintenance position. This is a full-time, 12-month position. The successful candidate will be expected to perform building and grounds maintenance.

Applications may be downloaded from the Drexel district’s website at or may be picked up at the Superintendent’s office.

Questions about the Head of Maintenance position at the Drexel School should be directed to Superintendent Terry Mayfield at 816-652-0401. Salary commensurate with experience and the district provides a very competitive benefit plan. Position will be open until filled.