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Roadwork Planned for Routes in Monroe County
Weather permitting, MoDOT will be doing culvert replacements and resurfacing work in Monroe County. Please see the dates and locations...

Traffic Stop Turns Drug Arrest
On July 17 at approximately 4:30 am, Officers with the Monroe City Police Department initiated a traffic stop on South Main near Lawn Street. The...

Old Threshers Horse Pull, Tractor Pull, & Meal
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Ella Key, 9 year old daughter of Kevin & Angela Key of Paris Key Win's National Outdoor Archery Championship
Ella Key, 9 year old daughter of Kevin & Angela Key of Paris won the S3DA National Outdoor Archery Championship in Metropolis, Il on Wednesday,...

Monroe County Road Work Schedule
Road Closed due to work zone State Route V North - MONROE COUNTY - Road Closed ROAD MIX OVERLAY Road closure begins AT RT FF E. Scheduled from...

T-21 Chromosome Classic Golf Tournament
By Robin Gregg To educate, encourage, and inspire others who are just starting their journey with Down Syndrome. By reaching out to the...

CEC General Manager Lynn Thompson, Directors Jamie Ebbesmeyer, Paris Superintendent Lisa Hollingsworth and Russ Thomas. City of Paris Receives Annual Check from Consolidated Electric...
By Robin Gregg Lisa Hollingsworth, Paris City Superintendent, received the city's annual cap credit check from Consolidated Electric Cooperative...

Angie Fields and Mayor Chris Popkes with the Resolution recognition for 50th Anniversary of Mark Twain Old Threshers. Photo by Robin Gregg. Paris City Board of Aldermen Recognizes 50th Mark Twain Old...
By Robin Gregg The Paris Board of Aldermen held their regular monthly meeting July 2 with all in attendance and six community members at the...

ATV's, UTV's, Golfcarts, and Motorized Vehicles a Concern
The Monroe County Sheriff's Office have had some recent questions about ATVs, UTVs, golfcarts, and similar motorized vehicles and who is authorized...

Closure on Route M - Milligan Creek Bridge
Missouri Department of Transportation is closing the bridge over Milligan Creek in Monroe County near Middle Grove due to a sizable hole. "We put a...

Appeal Donates to Cancer Supporters
By Robin Gregg I am proud to announce that the Monroe County Appeal Spring Subscription Drive raised $20 for the Monroe County Cancer...

Photo by Robin Gregg Health Department Closed For Training
The Monroe County Health Department will be closed on Tuesday, July 9, 2019, in order that staff may participate in annually-required training. ...

Veteran’s “Stars for Heros”
By Robin Gregg Stars for Heroes program is complete for 2019. Hardee’s in Monroe City is managed by Megan Hughes and Amy Miller Jackson. They...

Missionary Group Builds Deck at Senior Citizens Center
By Robin Gregg Missionary work from Pennsylvania found their way through the Hannibal United Way program to the Paris Senior Center on Monday,...

Route KK in Monroe County Scheduled to Close Temporarily for...
HANNIBAL - Weather permitting, June 27, MoDOT will be replacing a culvert pipe on Route KK in Monroe County. The road will be closed approximately...

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