McLaughlin Western Store closing doors next week
December 14, 2016
By Forrest Gossett In the market for a 4,000-pound solid pine desk with real cow hide on the front? Retail value is about $1,250. But with 30...
December 10, 2016
The Paris High School Band and Choir and the Paris Junior High School Band and Choir, under the direction of Jared Shulse, presented the annual...
Public Service Commission holds Grain Belt Express hearings in...
December 7, 2016
About 200 people have turned out this afternoon in Monroe City to the Missouri Public Service Commission hearing on the application of Grain Belt...
Monroe City Police respond to shots fired report
November 30, 2016
Monroe City Police responded at 9:45 p.m. Monday to a shots fired report between Mill Street and Chestnut. According to the police, a call of a large group of people...
Paris man killed in auto-train accident
November 27, 2016
An 80-year-old Paris man was killed Saturday afternoon when his car was struck by a train about one mile west of Paris, the Missouri Highway Patrol...
Hunters harvest more than 185,000 deer in first 10 days
November 23, 2016
Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) show that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 185,066 deer during the November portion of fall firearms...
November 22, 2016
Look to the Monroe County Appeal for coverage of this past weekend's 28th Annual Handicapped Deer Hunt.
Clash of county rivals starts Paris Junior High basketball season
November 5, 2016
Madison traveled to Paris to open the Junior High basketball season for the Coyotes. The Madison girls won, while the Paris boys won. Full details...
Ex-con pleads guilty for failure to register as a sex offender
October 25, 2016
A convicted sex offender from Illinois who was arrested and charged in Monroe City last month for failure to register as a sex offender and being...
Former Madison man charged with statutory rape
October 24, 2016
Last week, the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jacob Cole Buckman, 21, of Moberly. The former Madison resident was arrested on a Monroe...
Performing at Monroe Manor
October 19, 2016
Paris Elementary School third- and fourth-graders perform at Monroe Manor to a packed house on Wednesday morning.
Monroe City derails perfect season for Paris Junior High
October 12, 2016
The scrappy Paris Junior High School football team lost a nail-biter to Monroe City last night, 24-20, to dash the Coyotes hope of a perfect...
Paris Junior High plays final game of season
October 11, 2016
The Paris Junior High School Coyotes take a 5-0 record to Monroe City this evening for their final game of the season. Game time is 6 p.m.
Paris Junior High beats Salisbury
October 7, 2016
The Paris Junior High football team ran its record to 5-0 with an away game victory over Salisbury, 52-6. Look for the full story in next week's...
USDA crop update
October 3, 2016
Here is a link to the USDA weekly crop update for...