Government

Motorists Reminded to Move Over for Responders-Traffic Incident...
JEFFERSON CITY – Every minute of every day emergency responders across Missouri work tirelessly to help save lives at the scene of traffic...


GRAVES ISSUES STATEMENT ON THE TAX CUT AND JOBS ACT
WASHINGTON, D.C. - Today, U.S. Representative Sam Graves, (MO-6), issued the following statement on tax reform legislation: “The current tax code...


Auditor Galloway Says Legislative Giveaways Undermine State's...
Hundreds of exemptions not tracked, costing taxpayers millions As part of her Budget Integrity Series, Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway...


Post 57 Adjutant Michael Haley, Bugler Harold Carothers, Mary Ann Tate, Glen Kitchen, Post 57 Commander Leighton Reid, Squadron 57 Sons of the American Legion Commander James Lee Jenkins, Sergeant at Arms Wayne Kitchen, and Larry Kinnison. Columbus Day Flag Retirement
Columbus Day, October 9, 2017, members of the The American Legion Bucklin, Missouri Green Hills Post 57 conducted a flag retirement for over 100...


Macon Police Department
On 10/03/2017, the Macon Police Department arrested a Macon resident on drug-related charges after responding to a report of a disturbance in the...


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


Legion Riders Lead La Plata Parade
Eleven members of the Green Hill’s Chapter 57 American Legion Riders, Ronnie Mason, a World War II Veteran, dressed in his Army uniform driving his...


Monday afternoon,  September 11, 2017, the Bucklin American Legion Post 57 and Unit 57 Auxiliary conducted military rites for United States Air Force veteran John E. Shaffer, age 47,  at the New Boston,  Missouri  Cemetery. Shaffer frequently flew on Air Force One as a security policeman. Air Force Policeman Honored


City Approves Reinstating La Plata Golf Course Advisory Board
Present: Mayor Lois Bragg, Alderman Jones, Alderman Robinson, Alderwoman Walker, Alderman Perry and City Clerk Bobbie Jacques Also Present: Gary Matteson, Mike Binder,...
Callao Legion & Bucklin Riders Lead Parade
The Callao America Legion Post 360 and the Bucklin Legion Riders Chapter 57 lead the impressive Bevier Homecoming parade on August 12, 2017. ...


Riders Escort Honor Flight
Riders Escort Honor FlightOn Monday, August 14, 2017, seven Chapter 57 American Legion Riders had the honor to escort one of their own members,...


At their August 10, 2017 meeting, the Callao American Legion Auxiliary met and Past President, Jayne Roberts, installed the upcoming Officers for the ensuing year.  They are pictured sitting, Jayne Roberts, installing officer and Lisa Kalenian, Treasurer.  Back row: Linda Falkiner, Membership secretary; CeCe Spink, Secretary; Barbara Reed, Chaplain and Linda Maddox, President.  Not pictured are Irene Wyatt, Vice-President; Darlene Walker, Historian and Ginger Creel, Sgt. at Arms. Auxiliary Installs New Officers
A Certificate of Appreciation was presented to Ashton Weaver, Junior Auxiliary member, for her dedication to the Poppy fund raiser. Continuous...


SRO
By Sheryl Beadles For the 2017-2018 school year, the students at Macon R-I School District will see a different police officer protecting the...


August 15, 2017, at the Laclede, Missouri Cemetery;Specialist Houston and 2nd Lieutenant Rodgers of the Missouri Army National Guard Honors Unit, with Brookfield VFW Post 4557 members Greg Crofton, Joe Pointon, Bucklin American Legion Wayne Kitchenand Robert Jobson, VFW Post 4557 Commander Thomas Dubry, Jerry Dale-Sergeant at Arms, Ralph Thomas performed military rites for United States Army veteran Marvin Eugene Vroom, age 64, of Elmer, who died Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in La Plata. Elmer Army Veteran Honored


City of La Plata 08/08/17 Regular Meeting
Present: Mayor Bragg, Alderman Jones, Alderman Robinson, Alderwoman Walker and City Clerk Bobbie Jacques. Also Present: George Hansen, Debbie Aldridge, Gary Matteson, Dena...