Old News

From the 3rd floor
of the Webb City Public Library

Give me a 'W'

Basketball season is good time to share this nice photo of the 1955-56 Webb City Junior High cheerleaders.

They are, as written on the back: Patty Wise (7th grade), Joy Moyer (7th grade), Janie Fisher, captain (freshman), Sue Cahill, co-captain (8th grade), Donna Lawrence (9th grade), and Jeanne Rausch (9th grade).

Sentinel bound volumes are now in the Genealogy Room

The WCAGS has accepted ownership of the complete collection of bound volumes of the Webb City Sentinel, from 1983 (after the fire) until the final issue on Dec. 30, 2020.

Those issues can also be viewed on microfilm, along with much older issues.

Webb City Area Genealogical Society

WCAGS members staff the Genealogy Room on the third floor of the Webb City Public Library. Current hours are noon to 4 p.m. weekdays and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays. Meetings are held at 6 p.m. on the first Tuesday of each month in the Genealogy Room.

Everything you want to know about Jasper County Missouri Schools is available at a site compiled by Webb City Area Genealogical Society member Kathy Sidenstricker.

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