Tag Archives: Missouri

Simone Biles made history in Kansas City during “U.S. Gymnastics Championships”

Simone made ‘history’ in KC.  Blog King, Mass Appeal KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Must be the barbecue. Simone “The GOAT” Biles rewrote the record books over the weekend during the U.S. Gymnastics Championships at Kansas City’s Sprint Center. On Friday, the 22-year-old wunderkind became the first gymnast in Olympic history to attempt and land a double-double dismount off a high ...

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2019 NFL Hall of Fame: Chiefs star Tony Gonzalez shows Kansas City appreciation

Tony Gonzalez finally enshrined.  Blog King, Mass Appeal CANTON — If you’re a fan of the Kansas City Chiefs, the 2019 NFL Hall of Fame Enshrinement Ceremony held special meaning. Three former Chiefs — Johnny Robinson, Ty Law and Tony Gonzalez — received their effigies Saturday night in Canton, Ohio. The latter delivered the final speech. After years of harboring morose ...

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Sumner Class of 1969: Memories galore highlighted reunion’s ’50th anniversary’

Sumner Class ’69 provides example.  Blog King, Mass Appeal KANSAS CITY — This weekend, yours truly got a chance to attend a concatenation of indelible events tied to the 50th anniversary of mom’s high school reunion. We’re talking Sumner Class of 1969 — back when the segregated institution manufactured multiple state/national championships in arts, science and athletics. Of course, jaundiced ...

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Tyreek Hill Audio Recording: 11-minute uninterrupted version provides context

Lengthy recording provides context.  Blog King, Mass Appeal KANSAS CITY — On Tuesday, 610 Sports Radio in Kansas City unleashed an 11-minute audio recording of a colloquy that took place between Kansas City Chiefs receiver Tyreek Hill and his baby mama, Crystal Espinal, that provides supplemental context to a disturbing situation. KCTV5 released a portion of the audio in April ...

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Chiefs wide receiver Tyreek Hill & fiancé Crystal Espinal did not break son’s arm

Medical experts cleared Tyreek. Blog King, Mass Appeal KANSAS CITY — According to a report published Monday afternoon by Sports Radio 810, Kansas City Chiefs wideout Tyreek Hill did not break his 3-year-old son’s arm after all. Neither did his fiancé, Crystal Espinal. Instead, shortly after the case opened in March, medical examiners determined the fracture was merely a repercussion ...

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Protesters in Wyandotte County seeking ‘monumental’ changes with KCK Police

Protesters seeking ‘big time’ changes. Blog King, Mass Appeal KANSAS CITY, Kan — No justice, no peace? A coterie of demonstrators in Wyandotte County took it to the streets Wednesday afternoon in what they’re calling a “March for Justice” in downtown Kansas City, Kansas — claiming there’s been “decades of misconduct” by the KCK Police Department. “This will only begin ...

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