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A Day In Paradise

Barrett Woods and Chapin Woods flanked their new friend, Henry, in Reading, Montego Bay, Jamaica.

Also featured in the February 21, 2015 issue of The Independent 
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Anna Davis

At Horizon Academy, Anna Davis is always willing to help. She spearheaded volunteer registration at the Great Pumpkin Race 5K, worked the entire night at the annual Bayou Bash and led two Learning Disabilities Simulations. Thank you, Anna, for all you do at the school!

Anna Davis with her son Collin

Also featured in the February 7th issue of The Independent 
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Nutcracker Luncheon

Kansas City Ballet Guild
December 16th was the date for the Kansas City Ballet Guild’s Nutcracker Luncheon at The Kansas City Country Club. Members were delighted by the whimsical Nutcrackers that were used as decorations around the room and adorned as centerpieces on the tables. The festive afternoon was complete with beautiful gingerbread cookies and great friends.

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Congratulations, Alison & Daniel!

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Stokely Runnion III of Our Town are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Alison Wells Runnion, to Daniel Fox, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ron Williams of Independence, Missouri, and the late Mr. Danny Fox. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mr. Robert D. Critton of Our Town and the late Mrs. Critton and Mrs. Charles S. Runnion, Jr. of Newport, Tennessee, and the late Mr. Runnion.

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Centennial Gala

Mission Hills Country Club
The evening of 12-13-14 was an extraordinary one at Mission Hills Country Club. Members celebrated the Club’s 100th Anniversary at the Centennial Gala and enjoyed dinner, drinks and mingling into the night.

Mr. and Mrs. Joe Massman, Mr. and Mrs. David Staker, Mr. and Mrs. James Stowers, and Mr. and Mrs. John McClelland

(Clockwise from left) Mrs. Bryan Norton, Mr. Richard Linville, Mrs. George Brett, Mr. Pat McGannon, Mrs.

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