Government

Grain Belt Express Update
By Wiley Hibbard Many things have taken place over the last several weeks in Missouri, Iowa, Arkansas and Illinois. I wanted to get the word out to everyone about our...
Hibbard, Lake, And Harlow receive proclamation
LeAndra Bridgeman, County Service Coordinator for Ralls County recently presented a proclamation to Ralls County Commissioners, Wiley Hibbard, John...


Concerned citizens, city and county officials, and small business owners listen intently to the MoDOT presentation at the May 4 meeting. Concerned Business Owners Meet with MoDOT
A group of about 40 concerned citizens met with representatives of MoDOT in New London, Thursday, May 4. Several Citizen Advisory Group meetings...


City Clerk Millie Powell swears in re-elected aldermen and the new mayor at the April 10 New London City Council meeting. From left are Marilyn Powell, Mayor Shane McClelland, and Brad Adkisson. NL Councl Meeting
The regular meeting of the New London City Council was held a7 p.m. on Monday, April 10, 2017 at City Hall. Mayor Pro-Tem Mary Jane White called...


Deputy Whicker receives a letter of recognition from Ralls County Sheriff Gerry Dinwiddie for his act of bravery. Deputy Whicker Receives Recognition for Bravery
A formal letter of recognition was given to Deputy Connor Whicker from Sheriff Gerry Dinwiddie. It reads: Deputy Connor Whicker On Friday, March...


Northeast Missouri Bridge Report
There is good news and not-so-good news when it comes to bridges on state highways in northeast Missouri.  There are fewer poor condition bridges, since some bridges...
Northeast Missouri Bull Sale
The 45th Annual Northeast MO Performance Tested Bull Sale was held at Palmyra, Mo. on March 25. The overall average on forty-seven bulls was $3,481. The high breed...
McClelland Elected Mayor of New London
The Missouri General Municipal Election in Ralls County had a very light turnout with 763 votes cast county-wide, representing only 9.64% of the county’s registered voters....
Ralls County R-II Board Accepts Bid for New London Elementary
The March 16 Ralls County Board of Education opened with student recognition. Elementary students were honored for receiving Habit Heroes awards and MTJH students were...
Rep. Jim Hansen is pictured with Reed Niemeyer and Ashlyn Peterson, participants in the annual Missouri 4-H Legislative Academy. Capitol Report
House Gives Preliminary Approval to Legislation to Allow Missourians to Obtain REAL ID-Compliant Photo Identification (HB 151)   The Missouri...


Jim Hansen Capitol Report
Governor Unveils Budget Proposal for Fiscal Year 2018 Governor Eric Greitens held a press conference Thursday to reveal his budget recommendations for the upcoming fiscal...
Ralls County Presiding Commissioner Wiley Hibbard presents Steve Whitaker with a plaque “to commemorate his 12 years of service and dedication to the citizens of Ralls County.” The presentation took place at the County Christmas Meal heldat the New London First Chrsitian Church and attended by all county employees who wished Whitaker well in his future endeavors. Whitaker Receives Plaque


High School Student from Perry Participates Missouri Electric CO-OP...
Walker Sharp, Perry, sponsored by Ralls County Electric Cooperative, New London, was among the 98 high school students from across Missouri who...