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All FFA State and District winners, including Paris FFA First Place State Winner Regan Ragsdale in the Farm Bureau Fall Speaking Contest, held at the Annual Farm Bureau Convention at Tan-Tar-A Resort. Regan Ragsdale wins State Farm Bureau FFA Speech Contest
For the second time in four years (Audrey Vitt, 2013) a Paris FFA member brought home first place in the annual Farm Bureau Fall Speaking Contest...


Shelbina OES meets on Wednesday, December 13
Shebina Chapter #159 OES held a stated meeting on December 13, 2017, with 15 members present. Chapter was opened in regular form with Sallie Allison, WM presiding. Other...
Ryan Breid collecting at Hickman’s IGA. Mark Twain 4-H Club Raises Money for Christmas Is Caring
On Sunday, December 10, Mark Twain 4-H Club took time out of their busy schedule for our community. With two leaders and two members present, they...


Madison 4-H Members Carol at Jones Care Center
The Madison 4-H Club held a meeting on December 10, at 3:15 p.m., at the Madison Methodist Church. Pledges were led by Mallory Griewe and Miranda...


Monroe County Commission Minutes
The Monroe County Commission met on Friday, December 1, pursuant to adjournment with Mike Minor, Presiding Commissioner and Associate Commissioners Mike Whelan and Ron...
Paris FFA Receives National Honor: Nominated for Premier Chapter Award
The Paris High School FFA chapter has been named a Model of Innovation finalist by the National FFA organization and will be competing for first...


Left to right Kelsie Wilson on Fooler of Holliday, Mo. 
Carlee Long on Niles of Madison, Mo. 
Trista Trivette on Cody of Holliday, Mo. 
Kaelynn Bartels on Itsy of Madison, Mo. Monroe County Horsemanship Group Wins Honors at Missouri State Fair
The Monroe County Horsemanship Group traveled to Sedalia, Mo., for the Missouri State Fair 4H/FFA Horse Show July 27-30. The game classes were...


Monroe County Fair Happenings
Watch for our special section on the Monroe County Fair in the July 27 edition!


Bob Riley Earns 50-Year Masonic Pin
Bob Riley is humble about being earning his Masonic 50-year pin Saturday, May 13, saying that paying his dues regularly was a big part of his tenure with the...
MACC Brothers Ox and NGN Induct New Members 249
Brothers Ox is the oldest and most traditional of all organizations at MACC. The honorary men’s organization was founded in 1928, and the original...


Local Organizations Contribute to Paris Band
Three local organizations banded together to give $3,000 to the Paris R-II music department for instrument repair and replacement. The Paris Lions...


PARIS FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH NEWS May 14
Wesley Hammond, Pastor At 8:30 a.m., the ladies of the church and their guests were served a delicious Mother’s Day breakfast prepared by the men. The menu was biscuits...
Origins of Monroe County Discussed at Rotary Club
Paris Rotary Club member Lisa Minor presented a program to Paris Rotarians on the early beginnings of Monroe County. She shared original land...


Chapter Y P E O Honors 50-Year Members
Members of Chapter Y P E O organization met April 24 at The Hoof restaurant in Madison to honor three of its own, Dian Lawson, Rose Kizer, and...


Students Attend Youth Leadership Day in Jefferson City
More than 400 high school students from across Missouri attended the 23rd Missouri Farm Bureau Youth Leadership Day April 27. Along with their...