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Attempted Child Abduction Near St. Jude Cemetery
On Thursday May 30th Officers received a report of an attempted child abduction on Oak Street near St. Jude Cemetery at approximately 3:30 p.m. It...

NECAC Offers Summer Energy Assistance
The not-for-profit North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) is urging qualified applicants to sign up for summer energy assistance. ...

Culvert Replacement Will Temporarily Close Monroe County Route FF
MACON - Weather permitting, June 6, MoDOT will close Monroe County Route FF from the intersection of Monroe County Route CC and Monroe County Route...

Individuals Sentenced to the Missouri Department of Corrections...
Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney Talley Kendrick announces the following individuals were sentenced to the Missouri Department of Corrections...

in the office of the Monroe County Appeal newspaper, a reproduction of the Norman Rockwell painting “The Country Editor” is on display. Rockwell came to Paris in 1946 and used the Appeal’s editor and other employees as his models. Photo by Robin Gregg Paris: A NE Missouri Town with a French Name
Paris-Recognized as the Western Gateway to Mark Twain Lake, Paris is situated at the intersection of routes, 154, 15, and U.S. 24. The community...

Mark Twain Lake Announces Closure of the John F. Spalding and...
Mark Twain Lake, May 28, 2019, Monroe City, Missouri -The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Mark Twain Lake announces that the John F. Spalding and...

Winner, Hadley, is pictured with her teacher, Marie Ebbesmeyer and Regional Missouri Bank Employee, Jo Reynolds Regional Missouri Bank Participates in American Banking...
Regional Missouri Bank recently participated in the American Banking Association’s 22nd annual Teach Children to Save Day by visiting second grade...

Rededication Ceremony Held for Union Covered Bridge
By Abbey Gerveler A rededication ceremony was held on Wednesday afternoon, May 22, 2019, at the Union Covered Bridge to commemorate the...

Debbie Cullifer. Photo by Robin Gregg Courthouse Fish Pond
Debbie Cullifer painting the Courthouse Fish Pond on May 23, 2019

Monroe County Health Department June Schedule
 GENERAL “WALK-IN” CLINICS Clinic will include immunizations, blood pressures, blood draws, and other health services. LOCATIONS: Monroe City...

DOLLAR GENERAL NOW OPEN IN PARIS
Major discount retailer will celebrate the grand opening on Saturday, May 25 GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. – May 20, 2019 – Dollar General’s newest...

Monroe County NECAC Service Office located at 314 North Washington Street in Paris. Photo taken by Robin Gregg during Open House held May 15, 2019. Monroe County NECAC Office: Helping People & Changing Lives
By Robin Gregg Did you know that you may qualify for services that would assist you in becoming self-sufficient? The Monroe County NECAC...

Monroe County Culvert Replacement
State Route D West - MONROE COUNTY - CLOSED CULVERT REPLACEMENT Scheduled from 23-MAY-2019 to 23-MAY-2019. Road work begins 1.99 MILES AFTER RT Z...

Paris Board of Alderman May Meeting
The Board of Aldermen met for a regular meeting at 7:00 P.M. at the City Office. The Mayor welcomed all in attendance and started the meeting...

JERIOD TURNER EARNS CFP® MARK
Hannibal, MO, April 30, 2019 -- Jeriod Turner, CFP®, a Financial Advisor Representative with Benson Financial Group in Hannibal, Missouri, has...

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