Jeff Ehlrich: Park University’s Best

Imagine taking control of a 140-year-old renowned college shortly after heart surgery. A heart issue flared up just weeks before Dr. Jeff Ehrlich was appointed interim president by Park University’s Board of Trustees. Thankfully, this story has a happy ending. Ehrlich served on the faculty as Faculty Senate president and associate dean of Park University, located in Parkville. His qualifications…

Birds Can Be Man’s Best Friend, Too

Dogs are considered man’s best friend, with cats a close second, but where do birds fit in the pet equation? Birds have always interested Jackie Kincaid, who just moved to Gladstone with her husband and two sons. She currently has two birds, a cockatiel named Marley and an African Gray Parrot named Cowboy.

It’s a Man’s World

Crossing barriers is an act of courage. Debbie Goble broke a barrier by being one of the Northland’s first female barbers in an all-male barbershop in the 1970s. Some customers decided to wait for a male barber to become available while others loved the idea of a lady cutting their hair. Today this persistent redhead has a large cliental accumulated…