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Trash Pickup photo: Front- Ryan Breid, Kenzie Dodge, Kaden Graupman, Hadley Dodge. Back-Kendall Mason, Logan Bross, Will Crain. Photo submitted Ryan Breid. Mark Twain 4-H Club
On Sunday, September 9, 2018 members of Mark Twain 4-H club met at Florida Presbyterian Church for its monthly meeting. As part of the meeting, 9...

Missouri 4-H Foundation Trustees Joan Hickman with Monroe County 4-H volunteer Lois Spencer and State 4-H Council member Rachel Love (right). Photo by Casey Buckman. Monroe County Volunteer Inducted into the Missouri 4-H Hall of Fame
SEDALIA, Mo. – “Making the best better” for generations of Missouri 4-H’ers, Lois Spencer of Paris was inducted into the Missouri 4-H Hall of Fame...

Honor Family in foreground. 

Also in the pictured behind the family are:  (left to right)
Marshall Stewart, Vice Chancellor for MU Extension and Engagement; 
Blake Hurst, President of Missouri Farm Bureau; 
State Fair Queen 2018 Samantha Nelson,
State Fair Commissioners, Nikki Whitehead and Ted Sheppard; 
Christine Chin, Director of Missouri Dept. of Agriculture; 
and Christopher Daubert, Dean of MU College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources. Local residents chosen as Missouri Farm Family for Monroe County
Paris, Mo. ― Matt and Audria Crain and family of Madison were among the families honored during the 60th annual Missouri Farm Family Day, Aug. 13...

Taylor Young, Madison, Mo is the 2018-2019 Missouri’s Miss United States Agriculture Queen. Young, Missouri’s Miss United States Agriculture Queen
By Robin Gregg Introducing our 2018-2019 Missouri’s Miss United States Agriculture Queen, Taylor Young from Madison, Mo! Young is the...

Jacquie Stuart. Photo courtesy of Kim Mitchell Long Time Project Sees a Light
A very special project is showing a light at the end of the long tunnel, finally, Jacquie’s Barn is becoming a reality. Jacquie’s Barn project...

Paris FFA Is A Model of Excellence Finalist
By Robin Gregg The Paris FFA Chapter is in the Top 10 in the Nation. They will get the opportunity to interview for the chance at #1 in...

Jared Kendrick, Monroe County Fair Board President awarding Taylor Young her Scholarship Award on July 19, 2018 in the Sale Barn. Young Receives Monroe County Fair Scholarship
By Robin Gregg Taylor Young received the Monroe County Fair Scholarship on July 19, 2018 in the amount of $250. Young plans are to use it...

Jared Kendrick, Monroe County Fair Board President awarding Austin Thomas his Scholarship Award on July 19, 2018 in the Sale Barn.  Photo by Abbey Gerveler, Monroe County Appeal Intern Thomas Receives Monroe County Fair Scholarship
By Robin Gregg Austin Thomas received the Monroe County Fair Scholarship on July 19, 2018 in the amount of $250. Thomas plans are to use it...

Chuck Brazeale, Dr. Dauber, Tony Francis, Debbie Ragsdale, Dan Putrah, Scott Willingham, and Brandon Graupman Dr. Dauber Speaks at Paris Rotary Club
Dr. Chris Dauber, Dean of the University of Missouri's College of Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources, was the guest of Rotarian Chuck...

Yard of the Month July Winner Wesley Carson on Park St. Did You Know???
By Robin Gregg Photos courtesy of: Randy DeGarmo Did you know, Monroe City has a Garden Club? I spoke with Carole 'Randy' DeGarmo who is the...

Macon Electric Cooperative’s 79th Annual Membership Meeting is...
Macon Electric Cooperative will hold its 79th Annual Membership Meeting on Tuesday, August 14, 2018. The meeting will take place at the Macon...

New Online Master Gardener Training Begins in August- Register Now...
COLUMBIA, Mo. – One of the many rewards of gardening is the satisfaction of sharing your plant knowledge with others, says David Trinklein, state...

1st.  Scott Breed, Laurie Breed & Lowell McNich Chigger Hill Crappie Tournament and Fish Fry A Success
“We had another successful crappie tournament. We ended up with 52 boats entering. The fishing hadn’t been to good all week, but the total fish...

Paris FFA Attends HYPE Academy
Helping Youth Prepare for Excellence (HYPE) is the capstone experience for 30 outstanding incoming senior FFA members across Missouri. Hosted at...

Paris FFA Members Marlena Long, Lizzy Vitt, Molly McGee, and Jessie Hoffman attended the University of Missouri Meat Evaluation Camp. Photo courtesy of Paris FFA. Paris FFA Attends Meat Evaluation Camp
Paris FFA Members Marlena Long, Lizzy Vitt, Molly McGee, and Jessie Hoffman attended the University of Missouri Meat Evaluation Camp. The team...

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