New veterans memorial being planned in Hannibal
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New veterans memorial being planned in Hannibal

The Hannibal Parks and Recreation Department and Veterans Service Committee are working together to design, raise funds and build a new veterans memorial in Hannibal.

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STEM camp a bigger draw this year than summer school in Hannibal

The three-week summer school session ended June 15 with substantially lower attendance than last year, and the Hannibal School Board discussed Wednesday what it could do to boost participation next year.

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Douglass Community Services receives grant for foster grandparent program

U.S. Rep. Sam Graves said Wednesday that Douglass Community Services in Hannibal has received a new grant of more than $240,000 to support the organization's foster grandparent program.

Four arrested in Hannibal as part of drug investigation
Police & Courts

Four arrested in Hannibal as part of drug investigation

Four Hannibal residents were arrested Wednesday after police served a search warrant in the 2800 block of Marion Street as part of an ongoing drug investigation.

Proposed shelter for parolees packs Hannibal City Council chambers
Local Government

Proposed shelter for parolees packs Hannibal City Council chambers

Few open seats were to be found in the Hannibal City Council chambers Tuesday night in anticipation of hearing more about a proposed shelter for parolees as they transition back to civilian life.

Impact Breakfast highlights Kids in Motion, Teens in Motion programs
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Impact Breakfast highlights Kids in Motion, Teens in Motion programs

Kids in Motion and Teens in Motion youths gave testimonials Wednesday to a group gathered for the organization's annual informational and inspirational Impact Breakfast.

Treatment centers improve methods for patients with opioid dependency
People Are Dying

Treatment centers improve methods for patients with opioid dependency

For those who choose to push through the struggles of opioid withdrawal, treatment centers are available to help. Staff members monitor those who go through the withdrawal process and provide people with resources to prevent relapse.

Juneteenth celebration in Hannibal celebrates slaves' emancipation
Hannibal News

Juneteenth celebration in Hannibal celebrates slaves' emancipation

It was standing room only at Hannibal's 21st annual Juneteenth celebration Tuesday at the Hannibal Free Public Library. During the 45-minute presentation, St. Louis storyteller and musician Wendy Gordon traced the history of the Negro spiritual.

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Intersection of Stardust Drive, Pirate Pride Drive in Hannibal to close through Aug. 6

The Missouri Department of Transportation reminds people that the intersection of Stardust Drive and Pirate Pride Drive will close about 8 p.m. Tuesday for road improvements and will remain closed through Aug. 6.

Five Hannibal residents arrested on drug charges
Police & Courts

Five Hannibal residents arrested on drug charges

Five Hannibal residents were arrested on drug charges Monday after officers with the Hannibal Police Department's Anti-Crime Enforcement Squad served a search warrant in the 2400 block of Chestnut.