Government

Blunt Statement on the Release of the Mueller Report
WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.), a member of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, issued the following statement ahead of...

Election Results Show Light Voter Turnout
The April 2 General Municipal Election for Ralls County had one of the lightest voter turnouts in recent history with only 14.25% of the registered...

Capitol Report
Lady Bobcats Visit the Capitol It was an honor this week to host the Bowling Green Lady Bobcats Class 2 Softball Team, State Champions, to the...

AG Schmitt Launches Sunshine Law Data Portal
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – As Missouri continues to celebrate Sunshine Week, Attorney General Schmitt announced today a new data portal to track...

Landowners Vow to Appeal Grain Belt Express Decision
Two landowner groups in the bull’s-eye of the recently approved Grain Belt Express (GBE) high voltage electric transmission line say their fight...

Ralls County April 2nd Municipal Election - Sample Ballot

Rural Development Now Accepting (RBDG) Applications
The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development is seeking applications to support businesses and help create jobs in rural...

Blunt Tours Missouri’s National Veterans Memorial
WASHINGTON – On Friday, U.S Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) toured Missouri’s National Veterans Memorial in Perryville. “We owe a debt of gratitude to...

Signing the required paperwork, are Tara Comer, Ralls County Collector, and Sandy Lanier, Ralls County Clerk. Tara Comer Sworn as Ralls County Collector
Ralls County has a new County Collector. Tara Comer was elected last November but her term of office, unlike the others elected in November,...

Missouri Press Legislative Update Part 1
The most excitement in the State Capitol this week centered on debate and passage of a controversial House bill originating from the “Clean...

Tax law changes could affect your 2018 return
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The year of offsetting changes. That is how Andrew Zumwalt describes tax year 2018. “Tax law changes removed exemptions—the...

Blunt Lauds 100th Anniversary of the American Farm Bureau Federation
WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) released the following statement after the Senate unanimously passed a resolution, which he cosponsored,...

UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL SECURITY SURVIVORS BENEFITS
Unfortunately, tragedy can strike without any warning. The loss of the family wage earner can be devastating both emotionally and financially....

GET YOUR SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFIT STATEMENT (SSA-1099)
Tax season is approaching, and Social Security has made replacing your annual Benefit Statement even easier. The Benefit Statement is also known as...

Hansen News
Jefferson City, Mo. – Grain Belt Express was on the agenda at a meeting between Governor Parson’s staff, state legislators, and county...