A program for fifth-graders at Parkade Elementary School connects them to business professionals in the community who act as mentors.
Kansas City's losing streak is its longest since dropping 10 in a row April 10 to April 24 of 2009. The Royals have lost a club record nine consecutive at home, dating to last season.
The Hickman girls track and field team finished 11th at the Ladue Brusca/Strohbach Invitational on Saturday, and the Hickman boys finished 17th.
Eight teams participated in the two-day tournament held in Columbia, including Rock Bridge and Hickman.
A variety of services and information are available to families and teens in Columbia.