Special Olympics

St. Joseph hosts Special Olympics Indoor Games

Thirteen hundred bowlers, more than 1,100 basketball players, and about 600 coaches and chaperones from across Missouri attended the Special Olympics Missouri State Indoor Games in Saint Joseph. Special Olympics Missouri reports 500 volunteers gave their time to help the athletes compete and made sure the competitions ran smoothly. Sponsors also helped serve 4,485 meals […]

Polar Plunge

Polar Plunge at Lake Viking raises more than $30K

More than $31,600 was raised for Special Olympics Missouri at the 11th Annual Polar Plunge at Lake Viking Saturday. The top fundraisers included first place, Jim Rash of Galt; second place, Edward Morris; and third place Greg Crader. The top fundraising teams included first place, The Polar Dawgs of Trenton and second place, Team Morris. […]