Missouri Press Association backs Taxpayer Protection Amendment
The Missouri Press Association has joined a statewide coalition backing the Taxpayer Protection Amendment. If placed on the November ballot, the...

MSHP Reports Four Traffic Fatalities, Zero Boating Fatalities, & No...
Four people died in traffic crashes, no one died in boating crashes, and no one drowned during the 2016 July Fourth holiday counting period. The...

Missouri's Money Matters; $27 billion budget begins
Missouri's Money Matters; $27 billion budget begins JEFFERSON CITY -- For most Missourians, the first of July brings plans and preparation to...

Fork & Cork 5K
The Macon Fork & Cork 5K was held on Saturday, August 20. The early weather brought a thunder storm through the area, but by the time of the race,...

New Business Spotlight
by Sheryl Beadles A new "thrift" store has opened in Macon. It is called Tooter's Treasures and is located in the old Daylight Donuts building on...

Ray of Hope
By Sheryl Beadles Six years ago a vision to help pregnant women in Macon came to fruition. Debbie Hartung who volunteered with the Better Living...

Demolition Derby Held
On Saturday, August 20, a large crowd gathered at the Macon County Park to watch Missouri's “Best of the Best” Demolition Derby. It began with the...

Fork & Cork 5K
The Macon Fork & Cork 5K was held on Saturday, August 20. The early weather brought a thunder storm through the area, but by the time of the race,...

New Business Spotlight
by Sheryl Beadles A new "thrift" store has opened in Macon. It is called Tooter's Treasures and is located in the old Daylight Donuts building on...

Peggy Lee Douglas
(September 21, 1949 - August 18, 2016) Peggy Lee Douglas, 66, of Macon, MO, passed away on Thursday, August 18, 2016, at the Loch Haven...

Paul Kevin Petre
Paul Kevin Petre, age 58 of Kirksville, MO passed away unexpectedly Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at his home. Paul was born on April 13, 1958 at Des Moines, Iowa a son of...

Elizabeth Irene Gillispie
Elizabeth Irene Gillispie, 81, of Moberly, died Wednesday, August 17, 2016, at Moberly Nursing and Rehab. She had been in failing health. Irene...

Bevier Homecoming 2016

Bevier Homecoming Parade 2016

Pictured 0-6 months (front row, left to right) Peyton Moore, daughter of Brad and Candace Moore, 1st place; Henley Young, daughter of Katelyn ad Robert Young, 2nd place; Hadley, daughter of Dakota and Michael Flowers and (back row, left to right) Kale Donaubauer, son of Kyle and Nicole Donaubauer, 1st place; Langston Scott Miller, son of Cody and Beth Miller, 2nd place; and Wyatt Redd, son of Alisha and Nick Redd, 3rd place. "You Oughta be in Pictures" Atlanta Homecoming Baby Show
The Atlanta Homecoming was held over the past weekend. As part of the entertainment, a baby show was held on Saturday, June 25 at 9:30 am at the...

Announcement Of DWI Saturations Planned In Troop B Area During The...
Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces that sometime during the month of September 2016, DWI saturations will be...

Tax-free weekend a big help to many small businesses
JEFFERSON CITY, Aug. 2, 2016—This weekend's sales tax holiday on clothing, computers, and school supplies could provide a much-needed lift to many...

THE LYCEUM THEATRE PRESENTS THE ARROW ROCK PREMIERE OF Agatha...
ARROW ROCK, Mo. (July 20, 2016) -- The Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre presents Agatha Christie’s mystery Murder on the Nile, July 23 through July 30,...