Local News

Holiday Celebrations Offered
The Fourth of July is on Thursday this year and several events in the area will celebrate Independence Day. The Mark Twain Casino will have a barbeque and a fireworks...
Practical Tactical Plus, LLC, Opens in LaGrange
Practical Tactical Plus, LLC, an indoor shooting range, opened July 1 in the Industrial Park in LaGrange. The business is located on Route C, at 1...

Brooke Miller receives archery awards
Brooke Miller, daughter of Kevin and Lori Miller of Lewistown, has won numerous archery awards during her freshman year competing for the Patriots...

Hay Time
Many farmers took advantage of the hot sunny weather over the past few days and put up hay.

Lewis County Memorial Post & Auxiliary Unit #578
The Lewis County Memorial Post & Auxiliary Unit 578 met June 10 at the Legion Hall in Lewistown. The evening began with a carry-in supper followed by the business...
GFWC We Moderns Club
The GFWC We Moderns Club met at the home of Pat McAfee on June 10. Vice President Betty Dance let the group in the pledge. Betty Dance presented the scholarship on May 23...
St. Patrick News
The Daughters of Isabella would like to thank everyone who attended the annual Clergy / Religious Celebration Day and also joined in celebrating Fr. Rob Fields Ordination...
Maywood News
By Loretta Bringer   Sunday morning at South Union Church  was a time to be proud you lived in America.  The worship service started with the entrance of the flags by...
Roadwork Scheduled for Lewis County
Weather permitting, MoDOT will be the following work in Lewis County. Please see the dates and locations below. Lewis County Route B – July 1-3, the road will be closed...
Bridge Closed
Pictured is the damage to Bridge 1220007, located on Orange Street or County Road 429 over the Wyaconda River, northwest of Canton, Mo., which has...

Durham Community Center Fish Fry
The Durham Community Center Fish Fry was held June 22 at the newly renovated community center in Durham. This annual fundraiser is a popular event,...

Culver-Stockton Ranked Number One For Graduate Employment
Culver-Stockton College is ranked as the top college or university in Missouri for getting a job in 2019, according to Zippia, Inc., a California-based national resource...
Beekeeping Class Offered
The Northeast Missouri Beekeepers Association (NEMOBA) will host a 1-day “Beginner Beekeeping Class” on Saturday, June 29, 2019. The class will meet at the Canton Community...
Canton Fire District Cookout
The Canton R-V Fire Protection District will have their annual fundraising cookout on Sunday, June 30 at the Canton Fire Station, Third and Clark Street, Canton. Serving...
Birthday Open House
An open house honoring Eldon Gaus will be held Sunday, June 30, at the Queen of Peace Hall in Ewing, Mo. Mr. Gaus will be 80 years old. Family and friends welcome.