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MCC-Maple Woods Monarchs step up to help tornado victims

The Metropolitan Community College-Maple Woods softball team is hosting a donation drive for residents of Oak Grove affected by a tornado on March 6. Kary Kankey, head Monarchs softball coach, says the tornado devastation has had a direct impact on the team, as three of the current players (Allison Collier, Jenelle Mausbach and Samantha Minnick) …

Safe from the storm: MCC tornado shelters featured on KMBC

One of MCC’s six storm shelters, orĀ ‘safe rooms’, was featured Wednesday in a KMBC 9 News story about storm shelter resources in Kansas City. Click here to watch the news story. MCC’s safe rooms, completed in 2008 with the help of a grant from the Federal Emergency Mangement Agency (FEMA), are located on each campus …