Human Interest

Ribbon Cutting for New Restaurant
A ribbon cutting was held for the new Whistle Stop Cafe in Bevier on Monday, October 8. John Wiggans and his wife, Rachel, have been discussing...


This is pictured at the Macon County Historical Museum Windows to the Past
Have you ever heard of Norma Talmadge? What about the Interstate Music Company in Macon, Missouri? If you visit the Macon County Historical Society...


Coffee with a Cop
The Macon City Police Department conducted Coffee with a Cop at McDonald’s on Wednesday, October 3. The police have held this event at several...


Diet and exercise needs change as men and women age
Maintaining a healthy weight is important at any age. But avoiding being overweight or obese can be particularly crucial for seniors, considering...


Rotary Club Holds Meeting
Julie McCoy, district governor for some 2400 Rotarians in Central Missouri,  was guest speaker at the Macon meeting this week.  She carried the...


Lion's Club Raffle Winner
Macon Lion’s Club raffle winner was Jeff Brown. Jeff won an Apple Ipad mini 4 with his ticket to support the Lion’s youth eye glasses program. ...


Macon Homecoming Parade
Schools throughout the county let students out early on Friday, September 28 so they could participate in the Macon R-I Homecoming parade that...


Fish Fry Held
The Macon Democrat Club held a fish fry on Thursday, September 27. Some of the guests for the evening included Crystal Stephens who is running to...


American Legion District Two Meets at Bucklin
Saturday morning, September 22, 2018, members of the American Legion and American Legion Auxiliary met at the Bucklin, Missouri American Legion...


DELTA DENTAL OF MISSOURI OFFERS DENTAL HEALTH ADVICE FOR OLDER...
ST. LOUIS, MO (Sept. 6, 2018) – Contrary to popular belief, tooth loss is avoidable – when properly cared for, pearly whites can last a lifetime....


21 Odd Facts About Your Body
1. It is physically impossible for you to lick your elbow. 2. Like fingerprints, everyone's tongue print is different. 3. Your heart beats over 100,000 times a day. 4....
Sheryl Hatch and Hannah Beadles Employee Picnic
Loch Haven Senior Living Center in Macon held a picnic for its employees and their families on Thursday, September 20. A meal of tacos was served...


Mitch Wrenn-6th District Missouri State Representative candidate,  Carolyn Sanders, Janice and Gary Merritt, Nora Othic, Margie Lentz-Linn County Democrat Club President, (front center) Henry Martin-Missouri 6thDistrict Congressional Representative candidate, Peggy and Jerry Ward,  Mike Shryock, Dennis Van Dyke-7th District Missouri State Representative candidate, and  Beverly Campbell. Linn Democrat Club Meets in Bucklin
Thursday evening, September 20, 2018, the Linn County, Missouri Democrat Club met at the Bucklin Tall Paul’s Pub and Grub.  Margie Lentz, club...


Luncheon Held
LHS class of 1955 held a luncheon on September 21st, 2018 at the La Plata First Baptist Church Life Center. (l-r) First row is Angie Fountain,...


5 fun ways to get fit
Taking a workout outdoors is one way to increase the enjoyment factor. Exercise benefits both the mind and body. Study after study indicates how...