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LaBelle Library Branch Manager
Mrs. Marsha Buckner recently accepted the position of branch manager at the La Belle library. Mrs. Buckner, a native of Quincy, Illinois is a...

Donations Presented
Rachel Johnson, Culver-Stockton College student and Co-Founder/Vice President of Food for Thought, accepts a $1,000 donation from Kiwanis,...

Kempe Retains National Certification
Lewis County native Richard E. Kempe, M.A., FACHE, president/chief executive officer, Denman Services, Inc., and, executive vice president/ chief...

Missouri Girls State and Boys State delegates, Nicole Sparks (left) and Michael Simmons were special guests at the Lewis County Memorial American Legion and Auxiliary Unit 578 meeting. Lewis County Memorial Post & Auxiliary Unit 578
The Lewis County Memorial American Legion and Auxiliary Unit #578 met on August 10, at in the Lewistown Legion Hall. Special guests were this years...

Agronomy Day
Prairieland FS hosted their annual Northeast Missouri Agronomy Day August 20 at Canton, Mo. The key speaker was Dr. Kevin Bradley, Associate...

LaBelle Summer Reading Winner
The La Belle branch of the Northeast Missouri Library Service concluded the summer reading program, "Every Hero Has a Story," with a...

Members of the Ewing High School Class of 1963 recently gathered and celebrated their 70th birthdays. Pictured are: Steve Ginther, Larry Lake, Dan Schmitz, Walt Davis and Karen Spratt Jones. Ewing Class of 1963 Birthday Party
A 70th birthday party was held for the Ewing High School Class of 1963. Five classmates and their spouses enjoyed a relaxing evening together at...

LaBelle Harvest Fest
LaBelle Harvest Fest parade was held August 15 in the afternoon. The train was an interesting entry in the parade and was also a popular attraction...

Crop Spraying
This helicopter and crew were spraying crops in the LaGrange area last week. The helicopter would land on the land on the trailer and refill with...

National Champion
John Bohnenblust won first place and became the National Champion in the Subnovice group in the Tumbling portion at the AAU Jr Olympics Games in...

LaBelle Harvest Fest

Extreme Dome Makeover Planned
As students return to campus for the start of the fall semester, Culver-Stockton College is preparing for the seventh annual Extreme Dome Makeover...

A ribbon cutting ceremony was held at the Prairieland FS open house held August 12. Justin Hoffman (center) cuts the ceremonial ribbon along with Sen. Brian Munzlinger, Lewis County commissioners, Keith Hufendick, Prairieland FS, CEO and others. Prairieland FS Grand Opening

Chris Heller; middle row: Jack McBride, Danny Steinkamp, Mackie Johnston, Jimmy Brown, Dick Thompson, Donnie Boyer, Butch Brown; back row: Ed Heller, John Stiffey, Bill Mitchell, Gene Holler, John Stutsman, Dane Perkins, Donald Weathers, Gary Sharpe, Bobby Mauck, John White Living And Loving The Game
By Rita Cox Editor rita@lewispnj.com     A group of former local athletes are planning to get together this week. Although it has been 30...

Al Beck presents Canton Public Library's Carol Hill with a copy of "WHO OWNS AL'S POETIC BONES?" Prolific Professor Publishes Book
Professor Emeritus Al Beck, late of the faculty of Culver Stockton College, has just published his 27th volume of poetry, essays, and evaluation of...