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Perry Christian Academy 2nd Quarter Honor Roll
Third Grade Students who were named to the honor rolls were: Gold A – Hannah Buckman; A Honor Roll – Aiden Camden and Kayt Hinds; B Honor Roll – Gunnar Long and Maddie...
Perry Christian Academy 2nd Quarter Honor Roll
Third Grade Students who were named to the honor rolls were: Gold A – Hannah Buckman; A Honor Roll – Aiden Camden and Kayt Hinds; B Honor Roll – Gunnar Long and Maddie...
Jazz Band Plays Special Concert
Mr. Mobley brought several of his Jazz Band to play for the Board of Education members at the meeting on Thursday, January 12, as part of the Board...

Ralls County 911 dispatchers are busy at work behind their new 911 consoles recently purchased and installed the week of Christmas 2016. Ralls County 911 Undergoes Upgrades
In the past few months the Ralls County 911 Emergency Services has undergone several changes. One of the most significant was the naming of Gabe...

Missouri Farm Bureau and Affiliates Form New Life Insurance Company
On December 28, 2016, John M. Huff, Director of Insurance, Financial Institutions and Professional Registration, issued the required Certificate of Authority allowing...
Webbers Hold Annual Christmas Gathering
Richard and Gaytha Webber entertained with their annual Christmas brunch and evening dinner. Those in attendance for brunch were Calvin and Nan Webber; Christopher and...
HHC Helps Fund "Buddy Packs"
Hannibal Clinic Health Services recently donated $6,000 to help fund Buddy Packs at schools in Ralls, Monroe and Shelby counties. The Buddy Pack...

ISSUES TO PLAN FOR IN 2017
This time of year, people start thinking about resolutions and planning for the next year. Here is a list of farm management issues to plan for in 2017. (1) Planning...
View From The Past
Railroad Wreak on Perry Branch Railroad: Four stock cars left the track on the main street crossing in Center Monday morning and turned over along...

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

Aimee’s Pies
The Hootenanny restaurant in Perry has been open under new management a little over a year and business has been good. Aimee Gaston and her crew...

Mayor Dustin Wasson presents Kirby Leake with a Key to the City at Leake’s retirement party on December 27. Leake Retires After 60 Years with Perry Lumber Yards
Kirby Leake was honored with a retirement party on Tuesday, December 27, at La Cross Lumber Company in Perry. A large number of friends and family...

Citizens Advisory Group Formed to Evaluate Improvements at US...
The Missouri Department of Transportation has asked area leaders to help determine the best options to improve the US 61/Route A intersection in New London.  A citizen’s...
Expect University of Missouri Extension Council Ballots Soon by...
The University of Missouri Extension-Ralls County Council is conducting its annual election of new board members. As required by law, the extension council holds an...
Love’s Truck Stop in New London celebrated its grand opening with a donation of $2,000 to The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri. The funding will be used to provide Buddy Packs for children at Ralls County Elementary. The Buddy Pack program provides kid-friendly weekend nutrition to children who rely on subsidized school lunch. Pictured, General Manager Jeff Bisch presents the check to Steve Yager, regional coordinator. For more information, visit sharefoodbringhope.org. Love's Donates to Food Bank