Human Interest

Community Education Classes at Macon R-I for November
Take a look at the Community Education Classes Macon R-1 has for November and call or email if you have questions or are interested in signing...

(left to right) Eva Thurnau, Harley Stukhi, Jim Willis, Lane Stucki, Joshua Stucki and Rodaicha Wright helped serve delicious food. Callao Harvest Fiesta Fundraiser
Photos by Hannah Hammond All proceeds went to the Callao Harvest Fiesta Stage Building Fund.

Before the race they set of balloons in remembrance of Nancy L. Brennan and all of the ones who have died from cancer in the Callao area. Callao Harvest Fiesta Nancy L. Brennan Memorial 5k Run/Walk
Photos by Hannah Hammond On October 10th, the Nancy L. Brennan Memorial 5k Run/Walk was held in Callao during the Callao Harvest Fiesta. All...

13-18 Girls: #1 Adelyn Stuart daughter of Jacoda and Hillary Stuart (Macon) #2 Hailey Guilmette daughter of Patrick Guilmette and Devon Hammontree (Macon) Callao Harvest Fiesta Baby Show!
Photos by Hannah Hammond

The 2015 Fork & Cork Festival
Fun at the Fork & Cork Photos by J.R. Morales Photographs on canvas and metals is the work of area artisan John McMurry whose slogan is,...

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...

Loves representatives and community supporters gather to celebrate the ribbon cutting of the new truck stop along highway 63. The opening of Loves offers new jobs, conveniences for local residents, and potential for economic development. (Photo/Shon Coram). 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...