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2018 Missouri General Election Update
MISSOURI GENERAL ELECTION UPDATE – REPUBLICANS RETAIN SUPERMAJORITIES IN LEGISLATURE On November 6th, Missouri had almost a 58% voter turnout to...


Monroe County General Election-November 6, 2018 Final Cumulative...
Election Summary Report General Election-November 6, 2018 Monroe County, Missouri Final Cumulative Results Monroe County has 6,059 registered...


Installing proper insulation is among the common weatherization measures taken by crews at Economic Security Corporation. ESC crewmembers added insulation to the floor joists of the Kunkler family’s home in Joplin to make the house more energy efficient to heat and cool. Get Ready for Cold Weather
Gov. Michael Parson declared October 30 as Weatherization Day in Missouri as Community Action Agencies across the state held events demonstrating...


Former AG Eric Holder joins Sen. Danforth in endorsing Amendment 1...
Bipartisan endorsers release new statements supporting effort to clean up Missouri politics Today, former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder...


Dana Rademan Miller to Serve as the Next Chief Clerk of the...
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – House Speaker Designee Elijah Haahr announced today that Dana Rademan Miller will serve as the next chief clerk of the...


Urban and Rural Leaders Voice Concerns with Amendment 1
By Eric Bohl The November election is just around the corner, and Missouri voters will decide on several ballot issues. The proposal with the...


Pictured from left to right:    Seth Conover, Danielle Anderson, Marlena Long, Molly McGee, Mollie Cupp, Delaney Miller, Abigail Hendren, and Logan Lehenbauer Paris Students Attended Congressman Graves “Future Leaders Academy”
Hannibal, MO. – Nearly 100 high school students from across North Missouri came together at Hannibal-Lagrange University on Tuesday, October 16th...


Governor Visits Hannibal to Advocate for Proposition D
Abbey Gerveler—October 19, 2018 As part of Infrastructure Week, Gov. Mike Parson visited Hannibal on Friday; the visit was one of the last...


SOCIAL SECURITY BENEFITS TO INCREASE IN 2019
Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for more than 67 million Americans will increase 2.8 percent in 2019, the Social...


Missouri Military Academy recently recognized Senator Jeanie Riddle with the Order of St. George for her support of the academy and its cadets. From left to right, Missouri Military Academy Vice President Gen. Richard (Rick) V. Geraci, Brigadier General, USA (ret); Sen. Jeanie Riddle; and MMA President Charles “Tony” McGeorge. Senator Jeanie Riddle Awarded Order of St. George Medal by Missouri...
MEXICO, MO – October 5, 2018 – On Sept. 29, 2018, Missouri Military Academy (MMA) recognized Missouri Sen. Jeanie Riddle with the Order of St....


Missouri and Training Sheriffs’ Academy Association
October 8, 2018 From the Missouri Sheriffs' Association Jefferson City, Missouri Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway published false...


Christina Suzanne Easly – 38, of Keytesville, Missouri Drug Bust in Madison, Mo
During the morning hours of October 05, 2018, Monroe County Sheriff’s Office, Missouri State Highway Patrol, and the East Central Drug Task Force,...


House Moves to Override Four Budget Vetoes during Annual Veto Session
Last week state lawmakers came back to the Capitol to hold an annual Veto Session and override the governor’s vetoes on four bills, which had money...


Monroe County applicants sought for NECAC as Self-Help Housing program
The not-for-profit North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) is expanding the Self-Help Housing Program to seek applicants in Monroe...


Medicare conducting survey of beneficiaries
An official survey of Medicare beneficiaries is under way, and the Missouri SMP (Senior Medicare Patrol) is offering some pointers to folks who...