The late Ralph Griesbaum, a prominent Marion County farmer who died in a farming accident in 2018, was named "Citizen of the Year" during the Palmyra Area Chamber of Commerce's annual awards banquet Sunday night.
The Palmyra R-1 Parents as Teachers program has received a Missouri Humanities Council grant to offer a "Read From the Start" program Jan. 28 for local families.
After spending the last 39 years working to make life better for hundreds of children who have suffered through abuse and neglect, Jay Craig is about to retire from the Shiloh Christian Children's Ranch.
Leaders of a charitable endowment fund serving Marion County are hoping to grow the endowment so it can have an even greater grant-making impact in the future.
Two Canton men were injured when the side-by-side vehicle in which they were riding struck a ditch Saturday morning.
Icy roads were listed as a contributing factor in a one-vehicle crash that sent a Shelbyville man to the hospital on Friday evening.
School districts on both sides of the Mississippi River are having difficulty finding enough qualified people to work as bus drivers.