Government

Tenth Judicial Circuit to Receive Award
Judge Rachel Bringer Shepherd has announced that the Tenth Judicial Circuit will be receiving the O’Toole award on December 15, at 11:30 a.m. at...


Hoffman Joins DeCoster Law Firm
De Coster Law, LLC, of Monticello, Missouri, is pleased to announce that Chelsea L. Hoffman has been recently employed as a full time associate and...


Thank You Veterans
The Press-News Journal appreciates all the men and women who have served our country. Please take a moment to reflect on their service and...


Highland and Canton Veterans Program
The Highland High School History Club will be sponsoring the annual Veterans Day Program at the Monticello Court House on Sunday, November 12 at 2...


La Grange Election
The City of LaGrange will have an election on Nov. 14 for the unexpired term of southward council. Two candidates have signed up, David Finley and...


Sharpe Announces Representative Candidacy
Gregory “Greg” Sharpe, a Republican, has announced his candidacy for House District 4 to replace term-limited Rep. Craig Redmon. The district...


La Grange Election
The City of La Grange will have an election on Nov. 14 for the unexpired term of Southward council. Two candidates have signed up, David Finley and...


Sharpe seeks Representative's Seat
Northeast Missouri Farmer Announces Bid to replace Term-Limited Redmon Gregory “Greg” Sharpe, a Republican, has announced his candidacy for House District 4 to replace...
Don Cibert Honored
Don Cibert was honored by the City of LaGrange for his years of service as a police officer. Police Chief Dale McNelly presented Cibert the award...


Logsdon Sworn in as Assessor
Tammy Logsdon was sworn in as assessor on September 1 by Judge Fred Westhoff. She was elected in November and began her duties on Friday. Craig...


Assessor Retires
Craig Myers, Lewis County Assessor will retire on August 31 after serving twelve years. Tammy Logsdon was elected to fill the position. The Lewis...


Missouri Inauguration
David and Tiffany Blickhan attended the inauguration of Missouri Governor Eric Grietens on January 9 at Jefferson City and Mrs. Blickhan provided...


Pictured are (l-r) Michele Jochner, Vice Chair of MCLE Board, Vincent Cornelius President of IL State Bar Assoc and Attorney Jim Rapp. Rapp Reappointed As Chair Of MCLE
The Illinois Supreme Court has reappointed Quincy attorney James A. Rapp to continue as chair of the Supreme Court’s Minimum Continuing Legal...


Sheriff David Parrish is sworn in for his fifth term County Officials Sworn In
Newly elected, newly appointed and incumbents were given the Oath of Office by Judge Fed Westhoof at a swearing in ceremony held Jan. 3 at the...


Lewis County Election Results
Results from several local races that were decided in the November 8 election. Southern commissioner winner was Travis Fleer (Rep) over incumbent...