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United Way celebrates successful 2016 of helping thousands

United Way of the Mark Twain Area recognized a successful 2016 on Wednesday at its 65th annual meeting.

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Local Government

Marion County Commission buys three squad cars for Sheriff's Department

The Marion County Commission took steps Tuesday to update the Sheriff's Department fleet of squad cars. The vehicles will be acquired from Lovegreen Motors of Palmyra at prices specified through a state bidding program.

Hannibal News

Hannibal BPW close to completing diesel energy project

The Hannibal Board of Public Works' diesel generator project is underway, and the expected completion date is in April, which would be before peak spring and summer energy use.

Missouri News

Kahoka man organizing chili cook-off to benefit local children with autism

Tony Kincaid of Kahoka, Mo., is going a step further, beyond his annual "Kids vs. Fish" tournament. Kincaid is organizing a chili cook-off in March to benefit kids with autism.

Hannibal News

Hannibal council reviews ordinance to extend time to remove vehicles

Hannibal residents soon will have a maximum of 10 days to remove commercial, unlicensed or junk vehicles from residential neighborhood streets and lawns.

Hannibal man charged with burglary facing charges in cemetery vandalism
Police & Courts

Hannibal man charged with burglary facing charges in cemetery vandalism

A Hannibal man already in jail awaiting a burglary trial is facing more charges in connection with vandalism of a cemetery headstone.

Police & Courts

Four juveniles arrested for allegedly burglarizing Admiral Coontz Recreation Center

Four juveniles, ranging in age from 13 to 15, were arrested in connection with a Feb. 13 burglary of the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center.

Semi overturns, spills chemical inhalant
Hannibal News

Semi overturns, spills chemical inhalant

A semitruck traveling on Mo. 168 just north of Hannibal went off the road and overturned Monday, spilling the chemical it was carrying. Mo. 168 is a winding road with hardly any shoulder. John Hark, director of Hannibal and Marion County Emergency Management, is worried that more trucks will overturn while traveling on the highway.

Police & Courts

Crash on U.S. 61 at New London injures two

NEW LONDON, Mo. -- Crash on U.S. 61 at New London injures two

Hannibal grad returns to hometown, says city prepared her for success
Hannibal News

Hannibal grad returns to hometown, says city prepared her for success

Gailya McElroy, a Hannibal High School graduate, returned to her hometown Sunday to talk about how the Hannibal community prepared her for success both in her personal life and her career.

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