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Firefighters respond to report of apartment fire in Canton
Canton and LaGrange firefighters responded to a report of a structure fire at 405 Clark St. in Canton on the afternoon of Dec. 14.


Canton Lighted Parade
Michelle Frasher keeps track of Christmas spirit with a Claus-o-Meter, a reference to the movie Elf, which was the theme of the Canton Lighted...


Collector’s Office Hours
The holiday hours for the Lewis County Collector’s office are: Closed-Dec. 24-25; open Dec. 31- 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. and closed on New Year’s Day, Jan. 1. Normal...
Home Damaged by Intentional Vehicle Collision
A house was damaged at 518 North Fifth street in LaGrange on Dec. 10. The driver was apparently involved in a domestic dispute and intentionally...


Bruce Brunk honored for service to community
The Durham Community Center’s Board recently honored Bruce Brunk for his outstanding work in keeping the Community Center’s grounds looking...


Bryan Smith Highland Football Players Receive Honors
Several Highland football team members received all district and all conference honors. Elijah Mead, a junior is the son of Rick and Jenny...


Highland Basketball
Kaitlyn Benson now holds the school record for most career steals. Benson had seven steals Dec. 10 against Scotland. Highland Lady Cougars won the...


Canton Basketball
The Canton Tigers played the Clark County Indians on Dec. 6 and lost 48-42. The Lady Indians won over the Lady Tigers by a score of 64-39. Photos...


Solace in a Beat
This story was originally published in the Post-Dispatch on May 12, 2002. Dee Holsapple had dealt with a lot since she lost her daughter Sherry in a car accident 14...
Linda Horner Sharing A Heart of Gold
Rita Cox Editor People that knew her, always said Linda Horner had a heart of gold. When her heart failed, almost two decades ago, another...


Addie and Mabrie Lay tell Santa what they would like for Christmas. Santa Visits LaGrange Library
The LaGrange Library hosted a visit from Santa Claus on Dec. 1. Visitors enjoyed refreshments, listening to a Christmas story and playing pin the...


Highland's Kennedy Flanagan receives Athlete of the Week award
Kennedy Flanagan was recently awarded Athlete of the Week by two regional media outlets.  WGEM Sportscenter and KIRX/KRXL/KTUF Jamco Awards both...


FFA Members Attend National Convention
Lewis County C-1 FFA members attended the 91st National FFA Convention held in Indianapolis, Indiana.  While at the convention members attended the...


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...