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Area Schools Have Different Internet Delivery
Area schools had a positive reaction to Governor Greiten’s plan to finance high-speed internet for rural schools in Missouri who do not currently have that service....
Drone Meeting Held for Area Farmers
A meeting introducing area farmers to the benefits of using drones was held Monday, April 3, at Dye Farms. Jim Love, head of UAV and the light...

Join us to celebrate Doris Wilkerson's 95th Birthday. We will be having cake and punch at Miller's Resident Care from 1:00-2:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 15. If you cannot join us in person, cards can be sent to 210 Rock Road, Paris, MO 65275. Doris Wilkerson is Turning 95!!!!

As Time Goes By
March 30,1917 (picture named William McCann Curtright) This is a picture of William McCann Curtright, Collector-elect of Paris, Missouri. William...

The Paris Savings Bank stood where the Monroe County Appeal now stands. Monroe County Appeal Sesquicentennial
The Monroe County Appeal is happy to announce the celebration of our 150th anniversary this summer. The newspaper, like the community, has a rich...

Top: Bennett, Becky, and Brandon.  Bottom: Quadruplets: Grace, Adelia, Etley, Garrison. Graupman Quadruplets Birth Announcement
Bennett Cole Graupman is excited to announce the recent birth of three sisters and one brother. Adelia Mae, Etley Trae, Grace Lynn, and Garrison...

Kansas Wildfire Aid Update
Local residents dropped off a number of supplies to aid farmers in the Ashland, Kansas, area this week. Matt Bross plans to head out again on...

(l-r) John Scheffer and Brooke Kroencke United Way Team Members, Peter Waddington, Site Director, Joel Dant, United Way Campaign Chairman, Jeni Hudson and Stacy Florea, United Way Team Members, and Frank Di Tillo, Executive Director of the United Way of the Mark Twain Area. For BASF Making Our Communities Better is ‘Personal the United Way’
Peter Waddington, Site Director for BASF, presents a corporate donation to Joel Dant, Campaign Chairman for the United Way of the Mark Twain Area....

As Time Goes By
March 30,1917 (picture named William McCann Curtright) This is a picture of William McCann Curtright, Collector-elect of Paris, Missouri. William...

K: Easton Craigg,1st: Wyatt Buck, 2nd: Ethan Million, 3rd: Tanner Wood, 4th: Kennedy Duff, 5th: Maddie Wood,6th: Ayden Land Pictured are Madison Elementary students of the month

7th:James Deornellis
8th: Cole Meals
9th: Biance Stocks
10th: Jimmy Layton
11th: Trey Brammer
12th: Maddison Breid Madison Junior High and Senior High Students of the month

Election Results Are In
Monroe County residents voted overwhelming for Proposition A, the .5 cent sales tax that will help fund vital services in the county. The vote was...

Madison 6th Graders Create Maps to Forecast the Weather
6th-grade students in Mrs. Brown's science class created weather maps and practiced using appropriate weather symbols to forecast the weather...

Meet Your Neighbor: Just As I Am Cowboy Church
The name alone attracts attention, which was partly its purpose, according to Pastor Steve Miller. As he says, “We are a redneck, country cowboy...

Mark Twain Lake Antique Show and Sale Draws Big Crowd
The Mark Twain Lake Antique Show and Sale, held at Paris High School on Saturday, March 25, attracted over 600 shoppers from St. Louis, Illinois,...

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