Police & Courts

Crash east of Kahoka injures one

One person was injured in a Friday morning crash east of Kahoka.

Missouri News

Palmyra City Council clears way for sales tax issue in April election

The Palmyra City Council agreed Thursday to ask voters to increase the local sales tax by a half-cent in the April 3, 2018, municipal election.

Famed coach Spurrier encourages teamwork on and off field
Hannibal News

Famed coach Spurrier encourages teamwork on and off field

Steve Spurrier spoke at the 76th annual HLGU Booster Banquet on Thursday. He also coached HLGU President Anthony Allen at Duke for three years in the late 1980s, and the two have kept in touch in the years since.

Police & Courts

Police agencies investigating report of shots being fired in Hannibal

Law enforcement officials are investigating a fight that led to gunfire Thursday night in Hannibal.

Paris FFA wins National Premier Chapter award at national convention
Agriculture

Paris FFA wins National Premier Chapter award at national convention

The Paris FFA chapter has been named the 2017 National Premier Chapter in the Growing Leaders Division.

New support group helps those affected by suicide
Missouri News

New support group helps those affected by suicide

A new group for those affected by suicide is forming in Northeast Missouri this month. Enlightenment Suicide Awareness Survivors' Group will hold meetings at 6:30 p.m. every Thursday beginning Nov. 30 in the LaGrange Community Youth Center.

Di Tillo to retire as United Way executive director
Hannibal News

Di Tillo to retire as United Way executive director

Frank Di Tillo is a big believer in the positives. That belief is part of the reason why he is retiring as executive director of the United Way of the Mark Twain Area this year.

Police & Courts

Car break-ins reported in Durham, Maywood areas

The Lewis County Sheriff's Department said it has received multiple reports of vehicle break-ins in the county. Officials say at least two unlocked vehicles were entered and rummaged through last weekend in the Durham and Maywood area.

School resource officer returning to Palmyra R-1 in January
Education

School resource officer returning to Palmyra R-1 in January

The Palmyra R-1 School District is getting back its school resource officer. The School Board found out in August that the school resource officer program was being temporarily suspended because of a lack of manpower at the Palmyra Police Department.

Hannibal Parks and Rec hopes to raise $12,000 for war memorial restoration
Hannibal News

Hannibal Parks and Rec hopes to raise $12,000 for war memorial restoration

The Hannibal Parks and Recreation Department is raising money to renovate the 1960s-era World War I and World War II memorial in Central Park. It is becoming difficult to read the 5,000-plus names of Hannibalians who served in the wars.

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