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The Worthington High School/Junior High building was once connected to Memorial Auditorium Performing Arts Center. This photo is dated 1934. (Photo courtesy Buffalo Billfold Co.

Worthington's schools: A thorough history report

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WORTHINGTON — In 1953, a month after they returned home after serving as president and first lady of the United States, Harry and Bess Truman were guests at a banquet sponsored by the people of Independence, Mo., for their most famous residents. In a short message thanking his townspeople, President Truman talked about his morning hikes along the sidewalks of Independence.


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