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Deanne Whiston talks with girl scout about her role as Commissioner. Scouts Earn Government Badge
The Fourth grade Junior Girl Scout Troop #9079 from Canton R-V School District visited the Lewis County Courthouse in Monticello, MO to earn their...


Structure Fire in Canton
Firefighters have responded to a garage fire at 1504 White St. in Canton


Blizzard Conditions
Lewis County was hit with a blizzard on November 25 with most of the county receiving over six inches of snow. Winds with white out conditions made...


Mark Twain Casino employees present check to LaGrange Community...
Mark Twain Casino employees presented a check to the LaGrange Community Youth Center from funds and donations raised during the annual Trunk or...


Williamstown Soup Supper
The Providence Baptist Church in Williamstown will host a Community Fellowship Soup Supper, December 1 with serving from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Williamstown Fire Department....
Canton Parade of Lights
Canton Parade of Lights will be Thursday, December 6 with a 5 p.m. kick off ceremony at Central Park, featuring a bonfire, tree lighting, caroling, hot dogs and hot cocoa....
Virgil Welker, Chair of the Lewis County Endowment Fund Council, announces that an anonymous couple has invited residents of Lewis County to match their $10,000 gift. The donations must be made by May 15, 2019. Community Foundation Anniversary Event
At its annual Friends of Philanthropy event on November 15, the Community Foundation celebrated 21 years of giving, growing, and granting. The...


LaBelle Angel Tree
The City of LaBelle/Park committee will host an angel tree again this year. Anyone who is in need, or knows someone in need, can fill out a form for a child or the entire...
Kiwanis Members Helping Community
Canton Kiwanis Members bagged groceries at County Market for tips to raise money that will be used to provide County Market gift cards to families...


Casey’s employees Curtis Farr was honored for 35 years of service to Casey’s by manager Heather Damewood and area supervisor, Lisa Jo Hercules. Also honored for 35 years of employment was Shirley Green. Employees Honored For 35 years
Two employees of Casey’s in LaGrange were honored for 35 years of service to the business. Shirley Green and Curtis Farr were presented with...


Youth Center Christmas Party
The LaGrange Community Youth Center will host a Christmas party on Saturday, December 1, from 1 to 3 p.m. Mr. and Mrs. Santa will be present . Prizes and treats will be...
Santa To Visit Library
Santa is coming to the LaGrange Library on Saturday, December 1, 2018, from 10 to 11 a.m. Games, refreshments, story time and have a picture taken with Santa. All ages are...
DAR recognized the following students: Caroline Trump-Clark County, Gage Winters-Clark County, Lucien Collins - Lewis County and Brody Smith-Lewis County DAR Recognizes Students for Youth Citizenship and Good Citizen...
Submitted by Mitzie Pitford, Chapter Regent, Clark County Chapter, NSDAR National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, Clark County...


LaGrange Tree Lighting
The City of LaGrange will have a Christmas tree lighting and visit with Santa on Dec. 5, at the tree between city hall and the LaGrange Lions Club. Events begin at 5:30...
Santa At LaBelle Library
Santa is coming to the LaBelle Library on Dec. 8 from 10 a.m. to noon. Games, refreshments and pictures with Santa are scheduled. All ages are welcome.