Education

MU leaders announce ROTC scholarships that will expand higher...
MU leaders announce ROTC scholarships that will expand higher education access and affordability COLUMBIA, Mo. – Today, University of Missouri...


(Stock Photo) 4-H Members get a Taste of College Life while Participating in a...
Ava Ancell, Rachel Ancell, Rebekah Seipel and Allie Tull from Macon County were among 87 Missouri youth that participated in a clothing...


Careers on Wheels
This event was October 3rd from 9-11 am. We had the La Plata preschool-8th graders at this event. We asked multiple community members to bring...


The Callao American Legion Argonne Memorial Post 360 presented a proper Flag Retirement Ceremony on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at the Macon Elementary School for all students, teachers and staff. Pictured are: Bob Maddox, Post & Zone 1 Commander; Grady Reed, Vice- Commander; Troy Ashenfelter, Charles Kelley and Calvin Vose, SAL Chaplain. Auxiliary Chaplain, Barbara Reed, was in attendance also. Legion Performs a Flag Retirement Ceremony


Motorists, Farmers: Stay Alert During Harvest Time!
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reminds drivers to expect heavier farm machinery traffic--especially on rural highways--as farmers harvest their...


ECHNOLOGY TIPS TO MAKE SURE YOU DON’T 
GET LEFT IN THE DARK DURING...
The dark day is nearly here…are you ready to capture it? For the first time in 38 years, a total solar eclipse will occur in the contiguous United States on Aug. 21, with...
A Total Solar Eclipse
A special event will soon be upon us. According to a NASA website, “On Monday, August 21, 2017, all of North America will be treated to an eclipse of the sun. Anyone within...
La Plata Fireworks Ordinances
ARTICLE XIII. FIREWORKS SECTION 210.730:DISCHARGING FIREWORKS It shall be unlawful for any person to discharge any form of ...


10 Things to Remember about Memorial Day
Memorial Day is much more than just a three-day weekend and a chance to get the year's first sunburn. Here's a handy 10-pack of facts to give the...


11 Facts About Driving Under the Influence
1. Impairment is not reliant upon the type of alcohol consumed, rather the number of drinks over a certain period of time. Despite myths and...


May is American Stroke Month
American Heart Association/American Stroke Association invites Missourians to join "Together to End Stroke™   During American Stroke Month in...