Monroe County elected officials who won their November General Election contests who were took the oath of office last week, from left: Eastern District Commission Mike Whelan, Sheriff David Hoffman, Western District Commission Ron Staggs, Public Administrator Marguerite Jones and Coroner James Reinhard. Officials Sworn In

Appeal office closed Monday Jan. 2
The offices of the Monroe County Appeal will be closed on Monday, Jan. 2, for the New Year's Day holiday. We will reopen at 9 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 3. If you have a...

Janet Huffman is retiring. USDA retirement
Janet Huffman is retiring from the United States Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency in Paris. She has been working with producers in...

Courtwarming Pics

Mark Twain Lake Announces the 6th Annual Antler Shed Hunt for Youth
Are you looking for a new outdoor adventure? The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Mark Twain Lake in partnership with the Monroe City Whitetails Unlimited Chapter, the Mark...

University of Missouri Extension News
Tight profits on beef cow herds bring focus to toxic fescue losses COLUMBIA, Mo. – When beef herd profit margins shrink, the losses from grazing toxic tall fescue gain...

University of Missouri Extension News
Tight profits on beef cow herds bring focus to toxic fescue losses COLUMBIA, Mo. – When beef herd profit margins shrink, the losses from grazing toxic tall fescue gain...

University of Missouri Agroforestry Symposium Set For Jan. 26:...
The University of Missouri Center for Agroforestry will discuss several key dimensions of medicinal plants during its eighth annual Agroforestry Symposium.   The...

Focus on Credit Factors, Not Credit Scores
You should want to know your credit score. After all, your credit can be incredibly important to your financial future. It could impact your likelihood of getting approved...