Local News

Weather Causes Accidents
Weather conditions continue to be difficult for drivers in the area. Several slide offs were reported on Highway 61 between Canton and LaGrange on...

St. Ann's Soup Supper
The St. Ann's Altar Sodality will have a soup supper on Feb. 23 at the St. Joseph's Marquette Hall, 812 Lewis Street, Canton, Mo. Serving is from 4 to 7 p.m. and the menu...
Historical Society Seeking Donations
The Lewis County Historical Society of Canton MO is seeking a matching grant of $3000.00 for upgrading the heating and air conditioner system. Doug Martin,...
Lions Club Fish Fry
The LaGrange Lions Club will host several Fish Fry supper leading up to Easter, with the first one scheduled for March 8. Serving begins at 430 p.m. Groups helping the...
Buy Lewis County - Sisters on 6
Sisters on 6 floral shop has opened a second Lewis County location. The shop opened recently at 109 N. Fourth Street in Canton, next to Primos....

State Representative Craig Redmon presented a resolution to Joe Charles commemorating 50 years of service. CHARLES INDUSTRIES, LTD. CELEBRATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY
Charles Industries recently celebrated their 50th anniversary. Employees and invited guests had a dinner and program at the Canton facility in...

Buck and Doe Run Watershed Public Meeting
The Buck and Doe Run Creek Watershed Board of Trustees will host a public meeting on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 to discuss and answer questions about the upcoming operational...
Highland FFA Barnwarming
Barnwarming is a popular activity for Lewis County C-1 FFA members. Members participate in games, dancing and have great food. Royalty is also...

Attending the Missouri Farm Bureau Leadership conference from Lewis County were Ethan and Lezlie Durst and John and Brenda Schreck. Lewis County Residents Attend Conference
More than 600 were registered for the Missouri Farm Bureau (MOFB) Young Farmers and Ranchers (YF&R) Leadership Conference Feb. 8-10 at the Lake of...

Tractor restored by Ag students to be auctioned in March
During the 2017-2018 School year the Canton Agriculture Education class- Ag Power Resorted a FARMALL F-Cub. The class consisted of Douglas Clark,...

Maywood Fire Soup Supper
The Maywood Volunteer Department will host a soup supper, Feb. 23 at the Maywood Fire House. Chili and vegetable soup will be offered with serving from 5 to 7 p.m. Everyone...
Backyard Birding Program
The LaGrange Federated Garden Club will host a public informational meeting on Backyard Birding presented by Kathi Moore from the Missouri Department of Conservation. at 7...
Winter Weather Continues
The winter weather continues in the area with both Canton and Lewis County Schools having to cancel classes. The ice along the Mississippi River in...

Thank A Farmer Week Celebrates Agriculture
Submitted by Missouri Farm Bureau Farmers around the world provide consumers with food choices, clothing, transportation, shelter and so much more! Missouri’s 99,171...
Lewis County FFA Pancake Breakfast
The Lewis County C-1 FFA will host a pancake breakfast in the Ag Shop on Thursday, Feb. 21 with serving from 6 to 8 a.m. Everyone welcome. Donations accepted.