Human Interest

Abe Eisenstark 50-Year-Old Bacteria Could Be Alternative Treatment Option for Cancer
According to the Centers for Disease Control, 48 million Americans contract foodborne diseases annually, with Salmonella being the leading cause of...

Don’t Frighten Fido: Keep Dogs and (Scaredy)-Cats Safe this...
Costumes and candy are fun for humans, but furry friends may not feel the same. Dressed-up strangers at the door and dangerous treats within reach...

Six Simple Steps for a Healthier Day
Courtesy of Getty Images By Lisa Lillien, a.k.a. Hungry Girl Updated October 10, 2016 Living a healthy lifestyle doesn’t have to be hard! Small changes can have big...
Practicing walking with "alcohol" goggles on Community Alliance Program—Week 5
Imagine driving down the highway and seeing a car with its tail light broken or a car that is speeding. As a Highway Patrol officer, it is your job...

Meeting on restoring pollinators and monarch butterflies October 24
Northeast Missouri is a vitally important part of national efforts to restore pollinators and monarch butterflies. Find out how you can use your...

3 Habits Successful Retirees Have That Are Worth Imitating
Americans are increasingly glum about the odds they will enjoy a secure retirement, and those concerns flow across generational lines. New...

Walking Off Weight
By Wendy Bumgardner - Reviewed by a board-certified physician. Updated September 27, 2016 To lose weight and keep it off, you need to get moving. Though walking is a...
Simple Steps Women Can Take To Reduce The Odds Of Developing Breast...
When it comes to breast-cancer prevention, most women are probably aware of the need for self examinations and mammograms, as well as awareness of...

Missouri Press Association Hosts Fourth Annual It Can Wait...
MISSOURI PRESS ASSOCIATION AND AT&T HIGHLIGHT DANGERS OF SMARTPHONE RELATED DRIVING DISTRACTIONS   Missouri Press Association Hosts Fourth...

Northeast Missouri Genealogical Society to Meet in Hannibal, MO on...
The Northeast Missouri Genealogical Society will hold their fourth meeting of the year on Saturday, October 22 at 10:00 a.m., at Fiddlestiks, 8945...

Priscilla West Meet Priscilla
Wow. What a delight. When Priscilla’s story came across my desk, I knew we had to speak to her. Priscilla West works as a hostess at our...

MISSOURI PRESS ASSOCIATION AND AT&T HIGHLIGHT DANGERS OF SMARTPHONE...
Missouri Press Association Hosts Fourth Annual It Can Wait Editorial Contest; Open to Middle School and High School Students For the fourth...

Battling The Leading Cause Of Death For Women – Heart Disease
When researchers in the Netherlands recently compiled data from 32 studies involving more than 300,000 women, they reached a disturbing...

October is National Protect Your Hearing Month
You can permanently lose your hearing from prolonged exposure to noise! 12 million Americans have hearing loss as a result of exposure to noise,...

Mountain Man 3Toes Visits Macon County Historical Society
The Macon County Historical Society hosted Mike Mansell “Mountain Man 3Toes” on Saturday, October 1. Mansell described to the audience what it was...