Regional News

Applicants sough for Foster Grandparent program
Douglass Community Services is seeking applications for its new Foster Grandparent program. Foster Grandparents are role models, mentors, and...

NRCS Funding Cover Crops to Provide Livestock Drought Relief
July 18, 2018 -- The USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is assisting Missouri livestock producers affected by drought. State...

Drought Making Hay Prices Skyrocket Across Missouri-MOFB
The Drought of 2018 is unfortunately only getting worse across Missouri, and the effects are starting to hit livestock producers hard. The July 12...

Hannibal Regional Medical Group Welcomes Dr. James Tucker
Hannibal Regional Medical Group is excited to welcome Dr. James Tucker to their family medicine team! James Tucker, DO completed his Doctor of...

MIZZOU STUDENTS TO BE HONORED
All Mizzou students, including incoming freshmen and current students, will be the center of activities at the annual Mizzou student sendoff to be...

Hannibal to Host Health Professions Students During Rural Immersion...
According to a 2017 report by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, 99 of 114 Missouri counties don’t have enough physicians, with...

NECAC funding for summer energy assistance is half spent
The not-for-profit North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) is urging qualified applicants to sign up for summer energy assistance. ...

Red Cross Shares How to Have a Safe Fourth of July; Asks for Blood...
The Fourth of July holiday will soon be here and many of us will enjoy the outdoors, watch fireworks or host a family picnic. The American Red...

Monroe City Youth Fair will be held July 16-18
The Monroe City Youth Fair will be held July 16-18, 2018 at the Monroe City Lions Club Field. The fair is open to FFA members of the following...

MBA Elects 2018‐19 Officers; Anne Vieira To Serve As Chair‐Elect
Anne Vieira, senior vice president of Saints Avenue Bank in New London, was elected and installed as chairman-elect of the Missouri Bankers...

Road Closures During Hannibal Cannibal
This year the 23rd Annual Hannibal Cannibal will be held on Saturday, July 7th at 7:00 am. Like the past several years, Highway 79 from Church...

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

Four Local Entrepreneurs to Pitch Their Growing Businesses at...
The GrowMidMo GrowFest event is on June 28, 2018 at 7 p.m. at the Municipal Auditorium in downtown Moberly. GrowFest is an evening where local...

UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT TO SPEAK AT MIZZOU ALUMNI EVENT
Dr. Mun Choi, president of the four-campus University of Missouri system, will be the speaker July 21, 2018 for the annual student sendoff...

Over 25 Missouri Sports Hall of Fame Celebs joined Hannibal Regional supporters for the 9th Annual Shoeless Joe’s Celebrity Golf Classic. Hannibal Regional Foundation’s Shoeless Joe’s Celebrity Golf...
The Hannibal Regional Foundation's ninth annual Shoeless Joe's Celebrity Golf Classic held on June 13th raised over $80,000 to benefit the...