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Statement by Missouri Farm Bureau President Blake Hurst Regarding...
“Missouri Farm Bureau applauds Congressman Billy Long on his bipartisan introduction of the Agricultural Certainty for Reporting Emissions Act...

Rev. M. Faye Vaughn has served as the pastor of the Second Christian Church in New London for 25 years. Rev. Vaughn Serves as Beacon at Second Christian
It’s easy to see the spirit shining through on Rev. Faye Vaughn’s face when she talks about becoming the pastor of the Second Christian Church in...

Notable Names of Ralls County – Absalom Grimes
Few names may be as recognizable to the residents of Ralls County and the area at large as that of Absalom C. Grimes. While Grimes’ exploits are...

Promo for Gene Roddenberry’s Andromeda featuring Ship’s Avatar “Rommie”, Tyr Anasazi and Captain Dylan Hunt. At Your Leisure – Andromeda
Though it may come as a surprise to some, there was a period of time where I didn’t watch much in the way of television. I spent more time working,...

Between a Rock and a Hard Place by Aron Ralston, Atria Books, 2004. At Your Leisure – Between a Rock and a Hard Place
From Jean Craighead George’s My Side of the Mountain, to Gary Paulsen’s Hatchet, as well as the abridged youth version of Robinson Crusoe, I’ve...

Ralls County Elementary Habit Heroes are front row from left Emma Hodges, Landon Pease, Alex Bryan, Kasen Evans, Brody Colbert, David Niffen, Alexis Misner, Madilyn Romig, Brooklyn Black, Grace Prewitt, and Alyssa Schneider. Back Row from left are Nolan Epperson, John Misner, Alexis Ward, Brook Doughty, Aaron Presson, Sonja Powell, Marli Liter, and Regan Thompson. March Habit Heroes

Master Gardeners Host Daylily Program
The Salt River Master Gardeners will hold their Tuesday, June 6, 2017, meeting at 7:00 p.m. in the basement of the Home Bank on McMasters Avenue in Hannibal. The speaker...
Perry Christian Academy Kindergarten graduates are in front from left Kaitlyn Ward, Kensie Stevener, Kennedy Duncan, Calista Glasscock, and Chelsea Gifford. In back from left are Keaton O’Neal, Korbin Brown, Marshall Buckman, Isaac Cook, and Austin Hodges. Perry Christian Academy Holds Graduation Ceremony
Graduation was recently celebrated at Perry Christian Academy. Following a slideshow, ten kindergarten students were presented by their teacher,...

Taron Finnigan thanked parents and coaches for helping make his high school a success in the second student address at the May 21 MTHS graduation ceremony. Graduation Ceremony Held at MTHS
Fifty-three graduates filed through the gym doors at Mark Twain High School at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 21, for their last appearance as a high school...

Day-Trip Destination, Ralls County
Is it a beautiful day and you’re stuck in the house wondering what to do? Maybe you have pets at home, or small children that make traveling difficult. Possibly money is...
Honor Flight and NLFD Fundraiser at Love’s Travel Stop
Saturday, May 13th was a busy day for Love’s Travel Stop in New London, Missouri. Though there was a cancellation of the Honor Flight due to...

First Kayak Race a Success
A Kayak Race, sponsored by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Ralls County Health Department was held on May 13. Thirty entries...

Susie McGee and Dennis Routt presented the program on Sacred Music to the Perry Musique Club on April 17 at South Fork Presbyterian. Musique Clubs Hosts Sacred Music Program
Dennis Routt and Susie McGee presented a program of Sacred Music at the April 17 Musique Club held at South Fork Presbyterian Church. As defined...

February Habit Heroes are pictured front row from left Bennett Bogue, Holly Humphrey, Emma Zumwalt, Cheyenne Fessenden, Evie Snodgrass, Jorden Armour, Liam Romig, Georgia Beer, Alex Evans, Ava Ebers, and Tommy Gooding. Back Row from left are Mason DeLaPorte, Hailee Young, Madison Boleach, Coden Miller, Isabella Lehenbauer, Samantha Barnes, Ashton Willing, Lincoln LaFontaine,and Ava Roberts. February Habit Heroes

Hodges-Gater Engagement
Mr. and Mrs. Brian Hodges of Perry, Mo., are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Erika Hodges, to Jordan Gater, son of Mr. and Mrs....