Caitlin Thomas, a graduate of Drexel High School, received a Bachelor of Science degree from Mid-America Nazarene University in Olathe, Kansas. Thomas successfully completed the requirements for the degree in the field of nursing. She also passed the Kansas State Board of Nursing examination and is now an officially licensed registered nurse. For more information about completing her degree see this weeks edition June 27 of The Drexel Star.
Thirteen members from the Drexel FFA Chapter attended the State Leadership Camp from June 10-14, 2013. The camp sponsored by the Missouri FFA Association was held at Camp Rising Sun located within the Lake of the Ozarks State Park. For the whole story and lots more photos see the June 20th edition of The Drexel Star.
On Saturday, June 1st, the Drexel Lady Bobcats Basketball Team received generous donations throughout the day at Casey's General Store from community members. All proceeds from that day will be used to pay for the Lady Bobcats Summer Shootout Tournaments to be held in Harrisonville, Missouri and Branson, Missouri. For more of the story get the June 13th Drexel Star paper.
The Shipley family who lived in the Amarugia area west of Everett, in Cass County, gathered for their forty second family reunion on June 9, 2013 at the Fellowship Hall of the First Baptist Church in Archie, Missouri. A basket dinner was enjoyed and that afternoon was spent visiting and taking pictures. Family from out of state was from Texas, Colorado. and Kansas. To see who attended see the June 13 edition of The Drexel Star