Tragic Season Of Kansas City Vigils Underway

Already there have been two murders so far this weekend. 

But here's what we notice . . .

The vigil season starts early in 2023 and we can only hope & pray that more families don't have to participate in these tragic events as police & politicos hope to curb what could be a record-breaking year for local violence.

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After brother's killing, Kansas City family working to make streets safer

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - It's almost been two years since Myeisha Wright's only brother Tarey Johnson Sr. was shot and killed in front of his family's home on the east side of Kansas City, leaving behind two young sons. "He's a second-generation homicide victim.


'He should be here': Family of gun violence victim, Jarod Rogers, gather in remembrance on his birthday

SHAWNEE, Kan. - Saturday, May 27, was not the usual birthday party for the family of Jarod Rogers, who was 25 years old when he was shot during an armed robbery in Shawnee, Kansas, in November 2022. He died days after the shooting. "He should be here," said Jody Blohm, Rogers' mom.