Human Interest

Winners of the Mainstreet Macon Downtown Association 5K Run held...
Photos by J.G. Morales/MCHP Staff Danni McVicker, 8, was the winner in the girls 14 years and under division. Cameron Knapp was the winner in...


soybean festival pic by irin kooramasuwan - she's amazing!!!!


Food Drive-Long Branch Area AARP Chapter #5450 September 11th
Food Drive-Long Branch Area AARP Chapter #5450 September 11th Nonperishable Items Only Drop-off Locations The Macon County Home Press ABC...


Navy Chief William Hicks of Lancaster, Mo., serves aboard USS...
MEDITERRANEAN SEA (Aug. 11, 2015) Chief Petty Officer William Hicks, from Lancaster, Missouri, shoots the laser dazzler during anti-terrorism force...


A panorama view of the World War II memorial in Washington D.C. The Honor Flight gives preference to WWII veterans so they can see the memorials built in their honor for their service. (Photo/Taylor Lay). Finally my hero gets his recognition..."
By Taylor Lay Two local men traveled to Washington D.C. as a part of the Central Missouri Honor Flight Program on July 29, 2015. The 34th...


SKCs Chance Myers pushing through Montreals Donny Toias defense. Myerss career started with free play culture and without his first pick up game his career in soccer wouldnt be the same. (Photo/Taylor Lay). Young, wild, and free play
By Taylor Lay, Intern Reporter In a corner of the world, a game is played between children with no care in the world other than the intent of...


Oberto siblings with the books the founder and executive chairman of Loves Travel Stops gave to each siblings with a personalized message. Construction of a truck stop was a family dream of their fathers and it was a day of celebration for the siblings. From left to right: Rosalind Downs, Richard Oberto, Rosemary Early. (Photo/Taylor Lay). A father's dream comes true
By: Taylor Lay, Staff Reporter Loves Travel Stop celebrated a family dream of the grand opening of the truck stop along highway 36 on July 28,3015...


Treblemakers to Perform in La Plata
The six members of the Kansas Bluegrass Association Treblemakers will perform gospel and traditional bluegrass music at the Baptist Church Sunday,...


Southside Farmers Market located south on highway 63 in Macon, Missouri. Southside offers fresh herbs, vegetables, and baked items to the community Tuesdays through Saturdays. Choosing local markets over the supermarket
by Taylor Lay , Intern Staff Reporter As the days get warmer and longer we enter into a lively time of the year, summer. Perhaps most people...


HOSPICE COMPASSUS RECOGNIZES LOCAL NURSING ASSISTANT
HOSPICE COMPASSUS RECOGNIZES LOCAL NURSING ASSISTANT Patricia Vandever Receives National Recognition for Delivery of Superior Hospice Care during...


La Plata FFA
Molly Waddle, Jordan Teter, Corey Smothers, Hayden Petre, Ashlea Pennington, Julie Smothers, Aaron Bondy, (not pictured Hope Walker and Courtney Bunch)   Christina...
April Showers
    April Showers, Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouris largest community service program, is important to the Girl Scout program and the community at large. Girl Scouts,...
Arbor Day
Macon Flower and Garden Club handing out Trees forTomorrowfrom conservation Department and MoDot for Arbor Day. To Susan Emanuel's 4th grade class. Linda Farmer and Millie...
VIDEO: Macon County Historical Museum Comes Alive (one)
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Clay sent to serve country.
Pictured is a very touching moment with Tyler Clay and son Keegan before he gets marching orders after graduating from Lackland Air Force base, San Antonio. Tyler Clay is...