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Northwest Missouri State Spring Honor Roll
The Office of the Registrar at Northwest Missouri State University has announced the names of students named to the Academic or President’s Honor...

Hannibal Holds Hot Air Balloon Festival
Following Hannibal’s Bicentennial Celebration morning parade, more than 1,000 people came out to Hannibal Lagrange University Saturday afternoon...

Missouri Secretary of State, Jay Ashcroft; Ralls County Sheriff, Gerry Dinwiddie; RC Deputy Clerk, Kristal Hiner; RC Clerk, Sandy Lanier; RC Voter Registration, Hali Kelly; RC Western District Commissioner, John Lake; and RC Assessor Josh Ketsenburg. Ashcroft in Ralls County
Missouri’s Secretary of State, Jay Ashcroft, was in Ralls County on Tuesday to visit with Ralls County Clerk Sandy Lanier. Joining Lanier and...

Road Closures Scheduled for Ralls County
HANNIBAL - Weather permitting, MoDOT will be doing pavement repair work in Ralls County. Please see the dates and locations below. Ralls County...

Serengeti Steve at Boudreaux Visitor Center
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Mark Twain Lake invite you to “The Reptile Experience” starring Serengeti Steve and the array of animals that...

Gibbs Retires from Extension Office
There has been a changing of the guard at the University of Missouri Extension Ralls County Office. Long time secretary, Pat Gibbs, has retired...

Traffic accident on HYw 61 and Rte A in New London
HANNIBAL - There has been a vehicle incident at US 61 and Route A at New London in Ralls County. Both Northbound lanetwo passengers are currently closed. Traffic is being...
Pavement Patching Scheduled to Close Route A in Ralls County
HANNIBAL - Weather permitting, June 24-26, MoDOT will be patching the driving surface on Route A in Ralls County. The road will be closed from...

U.S Route 54 in Louisiana in Pike County at the Champ Clark Bridge...
HANNIBAL - U.S Route 54 in Louisiana in Pike County at the Champ Clark Bridge is NOW OPEN after being closed due to flooding. Please drive...

Pavement Patching Scheduled to Close Route A in Ralls County
HANNIBAL - Weather permitting, June 24-26, MoDOT will be patching the driving surface on Route A in Ralls County. The road will be closed from...

UPDATED: Bridge Maintenance Scheduled for Route A in Ralls County
HANNIBAL - Weather permitting, June 17-20, MoDOT will be doing bridge maintenance work on Route A in Ralls County. The road will be reduced to...

Big BAM Bicyclists Come to Perry
Pedal-pushing visitors made their way into the small city of Perry Monday afternoon. Perry served as the first overnight host city for the Big...

City Attorney Joe Brannon reads from the State Statute regarding the “Removal of chief law enforcement officer” during the special meeting. Ray Still Center Chief of Police
In a 10-minute special meeting on Wednesday, June 12, the Center City Council voted to void last week’s decision to terminate David Ray’s position...

Robison Promoted
Ralls County Electric Cooperative (RCEC) is proud to announce the promotion of Rhonda Robison to Chief Financial Officer of RCEC. Rhonda has...

MO 79 near Continental Cement is Now OPEN to traffic.
HANNIBAL - Water from the rising Mississippi River has gone down and Missouri Route 79 south of Hannibal near Continental Cement is NOW OPEN to...