Local News

It Was a Great Day
It was a great day yesterday. Every elected official in Jefferson City knew Ralls County Citizens were in the building! Thanks to all who came. A...

NECAC Community Action Month
The not-for-profit North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) joined the Ralls County Commission in a proclamation ceremony declaring May as...

Ralls County Relay For Life 2019
A large crowd is expected at the 2019 Ralls County Relay For Life event at Mark Twain High School on Saturday, April 27th. Cancer survivors,...

Sharon Krager holding her newly released book Welcome to My Treehouse: A Book of Short Stories at her Paris, Missouri home. Local Children’s Book Author Publishes New Book
Sharon Krager, of Paris, Missouri, recently published a new children’s book. The book, Welcome to My Treehouse: A Book of Stories, features 29...

New London Fire Dept Hosts Crawfish Boil
The members of the New London Volunteer Fire Department are planning a Crawfish Boil on Saturday, April 27th at the New London Lions Club, 600 W....

The Landowner’s Express loaded up on two buses and headed to Jefferson City for the Rally at the Rotunda to support Rep. Jim Hansen’s Eminent Domain bill.  Buses were chartered by Ralls County Commissioners Wiley Hibbard and John Lake.  Pike County Commissioner Justin Sheppard was on the bus to add his support.  Ralls County Commissioner, R.C. Harlow, was joining the landowners at the Capital.  Additional passengers were being picked up at Perry Junction. Ralls Landowners Rally at the Capitol
Ralls County landowners boarded two buses for the trip to Jefferson City Tuesday, April 16. Ralls County Presiding Commissioner Wiley Hibbard and...

Firefighter Training in New London
On Saturday, fourteen individuals attended an eight-hour vehicle firefighting course at the New London Fire Department in New London, Missouri. ...

Know Warnings and Be Prepared for Severe Storms
During spring, and particularly in the months of April and May, Missouri is under the clash of warm and cool air masses, which can cause the...

Linda Hodges Retires After 35 Years with FSA
A Retirement celebration was held for Linda Hodges last Wednesday at the US Agricultural Department in New London, Missouri. Linda worked as a...

Center Seed Company LLC Officially Opens
Last Wednesday, the local community was invited to the official opening of the Center Seed Company LLC, located at 100 North Foster Street, Center,...

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...

Voters in Perry Asked to Consider Bond Issue
Residents of Perry are reminded to vote in the April 2 election. At stake is a $2 million bond issue that will be used to upgrade the city’s...

Ralls County Library News
Every Thursday morning at 10 a.m. children and their parents gather at the Ralls County Library for Story Hour. The children enjoy a book reading,...

Ralls County April Food Distribution Date Announced
First Baptist Church of New London will be distributing food to eligible area residents on Thursday, April 4, from 1:00-5:00pm. Entrance doors will...

Two Bit Steve to Headline Big Bam Stop in Perry
The 2019 Big Bam (Bicycle Across Missouri) event is set for June 9th-14th. The 292.4-mile journey will pass through five cities including Perry. ...