The importance of getting a building permit before starting construction became the focus of much discussion at Monday's Marion County Commission meeting.
The Hannibal Free Public Library has been awarded a $2,200 grant through Missouri's "Spotlight on Literacy" program.
Canton officials are nearly ready to begin making some major renovations to City Hall.
Citing a potential dip in hotel-motel tax collections, the Quincy Civic Center Authority approved a budget that's about $600 higher than the current fiscal year.
Plans to build a new bridge across the North Fabius River near Taylor remain on hold while the Marion County Commission awaits a vital permit from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Adams County Supervisor of Assessment Georgene Zimmerman was rendered "speechless" when she won the state's highest honor in property assessment in early April.
The Canton R-5 School Board is taking steps to sell $2.5 million in bonds approved by voters in the April 2 election, and it wants local individuals and banks to have a chance to buy the bonds as an investment.
Utilities Department hours have been extended during two days next month to help accommodate customers who wish to opt-in to the Quincy recycling program.
Adams County will use money from a defunct revolving loan fund to add additional parking on the north side of the courthouse.