Human Interest

Meet Pauline
Memories sometimes get lost in the years of living beyond them, but for Mary Pauline Crawford, personality certainly did not. Sitting with this...

Hate rises in America, study shows
The Southern Poverty Law Center, which is a legal advocacy group specializing in Civil Rights, has reported in their annual report of tracking hate...

Limits on Sunshine Law are serious blow to transparency
A proposed change in Missouri’s Sunshine Law, part of House Bill No. 445, is dreadful. It could shut off the ability of journalists, who are...

Blunt Highlights Bill to Enhance Visitor Experience at Missouri...
February 07, 2019 WASHINGTON – Yesterday, U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) spoke in support of the Natural Resources Management Act (S. 47), which is...

House Passes Graves’ Bill to Name Bevier Post Office After Fallen...
Washington, DC. – Yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives passed North Missouri Congressman Sam Graves’, (MO-06), bill to name the United...

Governor Mike Parson and First Lady Teresa Parson to Light...
Lighting Ceremony and Candlelight Tours of Mansion Open to Public (JEFFERSON CITY, MO) – Governor Mike Parson and First Lady Teresa Parson will...

Fall Back
Don’t forget to fall back one hour this Sunday, November 4.
Macon young actors ages 18-27 are invited to compete in the...
National Society of Arts and Letters Chapter Drama Competition Macon young actors ages 18-27 are invited to compete in the National Society of...

Henry Miller House (Credit Rebecca Schmitt) Missouri’s 2018 Historic Places in Peril Announced by the Missouri...
Oct. 26, 2018 -- The Missouri Alliance for Historic Preservation (Missouri Preservation) announces its list of historic Places in Peril for 2018 at...

Drowsy After Another Restless Night? Try These 5 Tips For A Good...
Millions of Americans toss and turn much of the night, unable to fall asleep – or to stay asleep once they finally do drift off. Maybe it’s...

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...