More than $15,000 has been raised by the Hannibal-area community for Alzheimer's care, support and research ahead of the Walk to End Alzheimer's Saturday in Hannibal.
The second annual Taste of Twain Wine, Food and Beer Festival returns 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Mark Twain Boyhood Home grounds.
Visitors to downtown Hannibal might notice a new piece of artwork on the side of La Azotea Lounge at 323 N. Main St. Painted on the building is a bear standing against a barrel.
The Hannibal Free Clinic's annual Rib and Wing Fest will be held noon to 5 p.m. Saturday at the Mark Twain Cave picnic area. Food will be prepared by local award-winning barbecue teams.
World War II veteran Danny Griffen had no trouble seeing his name on the Central Park war memorial in Hannibal. He's thought to be the only living veteran listed on the memorial.
Missouri Gov. Mike Parson visited Hannibal on Tuesday to explain why he is holding a special session next week.