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Deer and Turkey Hunting 2019 Dates
Spring and Fall Turkey Hunting *Spring Youth Portion: April 6-7 *Regular Spring Season: April 15-May 5 *Fall Firearms Season: October...

Madison Takes Victory Over New Franklin
By Robin Gregg The Madison Panthers faced the New Franklin Bulldogs on the ball field Monday, March 25 and won 5-3. In the Top of inning 1; Joe...

Taylor O'Bannon, High School. Photo courtesy of Madison School Madison Students of the Month (February)
Congratulation to February Madison Students of the Month.....Elementary (left to right): Paisley Colley, Bailey Spickermann, Isa Beau Hart, Wyatt...

Paris Spring Sports Roundup
By Chris Willingham The Paris Coyotes golf, baseball, and track teams were all able to start their respective seasons last week. After the...

Letter to the Editor-Broadband Connectivity Gap
Dear Editor: The Monroe County Farm Bureau Board would like to thank Governor Parson for his efforts in filling the gap for broadband...

Delaney Miller, of Paris High School Miller Selected for State Academic Honor
High school senior, Delaney Miller, of Paris High School has received "Honorable Mention" for the 2019 Missouri Scholars 100, a statewide program...

Letter to the Editor-Monroe City School Bond
A little more on the multi million dollar bond increase being proposed. Where is this extra cash supposed to come from? How many senior...

American Bald Eagle 50 Feet Away
By Robin Gregg On my way to work this am, I had an up close and personal experience with an American Bald Eagle in a field north of Paris. I was...

Steven Glen Bejarano 1968-2019
Steven Glen Bejarano, 50, of Madison passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at his home. Steven was born on September 4, 1968 in San Jose...

Paris R-II Board of Education Met
The Paris R-II Board of Education met March 20, 2019. Current business items discussed were as follows: Summer Help, OPAA Food Service Agreement...

Grain Belt Express Approval by Public Service Commission Benefits...
By James Hark As the mayor of Hannibal, “America’s Hometown,” I have seen my fair share of proposals, plans and ideas come across my desk. The...

Photo courtesy of Marcie Buckman 37th Annual Mark Twain Lake Antique Show & Sale A Success
The members of Xi Beta Xi were very pleased with the success of this year’s antique show. The crowd was enormous. We would like to thank all of the...

Eugene Hagen
Eugene Arthur Hagen, 76, of Mexico. passed away on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at SSM St. Mary's Hospital-Audrain. A Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m....

Photo by Robin Gregg Local Voters Decide Whether to Pass an $8.5 Million Tax Increase...
By Abbey Gerveler Next Tuesday, an $8.5 million tax increase proposal for the Monroe City R-1 School District will be in the hands of voters. ...

photo courtesy of KTTN and KGOZ Big BAM (Bicycle Across Missouri) Announces 2019 Ride
(BOONVILLE, MO) – Over 500 riders from over 30 states will ride five days in a nearly 300-mile loop on ​Missouri Life’s ​fifth annual Big BAM...