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Annual Turkey Hunt for Persons with Disabilities at Mark Twain Lake
The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Paris Lions Club has scheduled the Annual Turkey Hunt for disabled persons that will be held at Mark Twain Lake.  The hunt will be...
Auditor Galloway Puts State's Daily Spending Online
Website tool shows state's general revenue fund activity   Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today announced that the state's daily spending and revenue is now...
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...
MTRCOG Reviews Needs from Eight Counties
The Transportation Advisory Committee held its quarterly meeting on March 15 at the Mark Twain Regional Council of Governments building in Perry. Twenty county...
NEMO Soils and Crops Conference
The NEMO Soils and Crops Conference will give local producers an opportunity to hear the latest information and ideas from University Specialists. Greg Luce, University of...
New Year, New Tax Season
The 2017 tax season officially kicks off on January 23rd, meaning it is that time a year to start thinking about your New Year’s (Tax) resolutions. This year, make it a...
Extension Council Announces Election Results
               The University of Missouri Extension-Ralls County Council finalized its annual election at its monthly meeting January 26, 2017. Candidates elected...
Capitol Report
Missouri House Hosts Governor Greitens for Annual State of the State Address   Members of the General Assembly gathered in the House Chamber Tuesday evening to listen to...
Missouri Welcomes New State Leaders
Thousands of Missourians from across the state made their way to Jefferson City this week to join in the festivities as the state welcomed its new statewide officials. I...
University of Missouri Agroforestry Symposium Set For Jan. 26:...
The University of Missouri Center for Agroforestry will discuss several key dimensions of medicinal plants during its eighth annual Agroforestry Symposium.   The...
Gov. Eric Greitens reviews some members of the Missouri National Guard who took part in the Inauguration Day events. Chief Warrant Officer Timothy Forney, of Rensselaer, is on the far right. Ralls Native Has Part in Governor’s Inauguration
Chief Warrant Officer Timothy Forney was one of the Missouri National Guard members who helped plan and coordinate events during Gov. Eric...


Citizen's Advisory Group Meeting This Week
Evaluating Improvements at Bassinger and Scotts Corners   The Missouri Department of Transportation has asked area leaders to help determine the best options to improve...
Kenzie Ogle goes up for a shot in the December 2 game at Marion County. Lady Tigers Defeat Marion County
On Friday, December 2, the Mark Twain Lady Tigers traveled to Marion County for a varsity contest. Mark Twain handily defeated Marion County...


Winners in the Baby Show Boys 0-6 month category were from left Michael Rickerson, 1st place and Elijah Hallows, 2nd place. Center Park Days Baby Contest


Bystanders applaud veterans as they enter the World War II Memorial. Ralls County Veterans Participate in First All Vietnam Veterans...
Ralls County Veterans Tom Day and Tom Floweree of New London and Chris Misner, of Perry, each accompanied by a son or grandson, were participants...