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Paris Board of Aldermen approves number of contracts, awards and...
On Tuesday, May 1, the Pairs Board of Aldermen met for a work session at 6 p.m., at the City Office and then met For their reg¬ular meeting at 7 p.m. The Mayor welcomed...
Janice Carman volunteered to help run a game for the
carnival . Photos courtesy of Casey Mozingo Holliday PTO Carnival - Through the Lens MONROE


William Hall was assisted in the Wild turkey Hunt, by Lions,
Keith Dowell and Lonnie Wolfe. Wild Turkey Hunt for Disabled Individuals a Huge Success
Saturday, April 28 and Sunday, 29 marked the 30th hunt sponsored by the Paris Lions Club. The weather was very nice, and the hunters had a...


Troop B to conduct enforcement operations on Mark Twain Lake
Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces sometime during the month of May 2018, troopers will conduct an enforcement...


Clint Deimke Foundation to hold - “Dirt On Our Boots” event
The Clint Deimeke Out¬door Foundation, Inc. would like to take this opportunity to say Thank you to all of the wonder¬ful people, organizations, communities and busi¬nesses...
Austin Thomas was recognized as the Area IV Winner in the
Diversified Livestock Production Proficiency Area. Pictured
with his Parents Marti and Keith Thomas. Madison FFA Members RISE to New Heights at the 90th Missouri State...
FFA members from across the state met in Columbia, April 19th and 20th, at the 90th Missouri FFA Convention to honor fellow members for outstanding...


April Monroe County Land Transfers
Gordon, Anthony G. & Amy D. to Camden, Gordon W. & Carolyn J. Stone, Charles W. & Ni¬cole Marie & ETAL to Stone, Ricky D. & Judith L. Hurt, Rebecca & Fortner, Dawn to...
Mark Twain 4-H Club cleans up! Left to right: First row - Connor Eckman, Kenzie Dodge. Second row - Kaden Graupman, Dawson Bross and Anthony Levings. Third row - Ryan Breid, Kendall Mason, Logan Bross; Not pictured Will Crain and Emma Morgan. Mark Twain 4-H Club to help Friends of Florida
On Sunday, April 8, 2018 members of Mark Twain 4-H club met at Florida Presbyterian Church for its monthly meeting. As part of the meeting, 15...


Madison C-3 FFA members Rylee Thomas, left, and Abigail Thomas worked the media room. Madison FFA Chapter members participate in convention media room
Madison FFA Chapter members worked in the media room April 20, 2018, during the 90th Missouri FFA Convention in Columbia, Mo. The media room...


The Monroe County 4-H Meats Judging is coached by Charlie and Leslie Rosenkrans. The 2018 teams consisted of (pictured L to R, front row) Gianna Quinn and John Paul Quinn, (back row) Charlie Rosenkrans (coach), Morghan Crain, Carlee Long, Marlena Long, Jackie Clay, Rose Quinn, and Leslie Rosenkrans (coach). Monroe County Excels at State 4-H Meats Judging Contest
The University of Missouri Extension 4-H State Meats Judging contest consisted of 48 competing 4-H members, said Don Nicholson MU Extension Interim...


Local man charged with First Degree Murder
Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney Talley Kendrick has charged James Addie, 51, of rural Monroe County, with first-degree murder after a body was found on a gravel road in...
The not-for-profit North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) joined the Monroe County Commission in a proclamation ceremony declaring May as NECAC Community Action Month in Monroe County as part of the national Community Action observance. NECAC is one of 19 not-for-profit Community Action Agencies in Missouri and more than 1,000 operating in the United States. Pictured, from left, are NECAC Monroe County Service Coordinator Jerry Best, Presiding Commissioner Mike Minor, Eastern Commissioner and NECAC Monroe County Board Member Mike Whelan and Western District Commissioner Ron Staggs. Also serving on the NECAC Board from Monroe County are Peggy Hultz of Madison and Maxine Jones of Holliday. NECAC is a 12-county area social service, community health and public housing Community Action Agency that serves the low-income, elderly, youth, disabled and disadvantaged. The agency’s Central Administration Offices are located in Bowling Green, with the NECAC Monroe County Service Center at 314 N. Washington in Paris. More information is available by calling 660-327-4110. NECAC to observe Community Action Month in Monroe County
The not-for-profit North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) will observe May as National Community Action Month in Monroe County. NECAC is...


MISSOURI STATE HIGHWAY PATROL-Troop B To Conduct Enforcement...
Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces sometime during the month of May 2018, troopers will conduct an enforcement...


MISSOURI STATE HIGHWAY PATROL-Patrol Honors 17 Employees At Annual...
Colonel Sandra K. Karsten, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, would like to recognize the 17 employees honored at the Patrol's...


Farmer ‘s Market Policy Rules
According to Monroe County Health Department Administrator Paula Delaney, the following information and policy is provided as information for individuals selling at local...