Jessica Kearns named Miss Hannibal
Hannibal News

Jessica Kearns named Miss Hannibal

Hannibal crowned new royalty Saturday night in the Miss Hannibal and Miss Mark Twain scholarship programs.

Quincy News

Mississippi River tops flood level, heads higher

Flood projections by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers call for the Mississippi River to approach moderate flood levels Sunday in both Quincy and Hannibal, Mo.

Hannibal News

BPW asks residents to take survey

The Hannibal Board of Public Works' Stormwater Department is seeking input. Hannibal residents are asked to complete a public outreach survey, which will be used to help the department determine what information residents are interested in.

Hannibal News

Rib and Wing Fest will benefit Hannibal Free Clinic

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.

Restored plaques unveiled at Central Park memorial
Hannibal News

Restored plaques unveiled at Central Park memorial

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.

Hannibal News

Gov. Parson addresses why drug court, STEM education important to discuss in special session next week

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson visited Hannibal on Tuesday to explain why he is holding a special session next week.

Fire chief announces retirement, new chief sworn in at Hannibal City Council
Hannibal News

Fire chief announces retirement, new chief sworn in at Hannibal City Council

There's a new chief at the Hannibal Fire Department this week. Current Chief Sean Hampton, who has been in the position since 2015, is retiring.

Police & Courts

Four Hannibal residents arrested after loaded AR-15 reportedly found in vehicle

Four Hannibal residents were arrested Monday after police reportedly found them in a vehicle with a loaded AR-15.

Police & Courts

Hannibal police take combat first aid class

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Training on combat first aid, focusing on massive bleeding, is being presented for the Hannibal Police Department and other law enforcement agencies. An instructor from the University of Missouri's Law Enforcement Training Institute was in

Hannibal man arrested on rape charge
Police & Courts

Hannibal man arrested on rape charge

A Hannibal man was arrested Monday after a warrant was issued charging him with rape in the second degree. The Hannibal Police Department said Allen T. Vaughn, 24, was arrested in connection with a reported sexual assault on Sunday.