Human Interest

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...

Donation Made to Ray of Hope
 Darin Eleazarraraz, from the Macon County Rotary Club is making a donation of 16 First Aid Kits to Tessy Fuller. Tessy is the Director for Ray of...

Getting Ready for Fall
Fetching Front Door Fall Façade

Officers Installed
Dianna Stewart, past District 2 President installed 2018-2019 District 2 Officers on Saturday, September 22 at the District meeting held at Green...

North Central Missouri American Legion and Auxiliary members attending the District Two meeting at Bucklin. 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...

7-12 months: Berkley Bogeart, parents are Brady & Hannan of Atlanta; Karah Harrison, parents are Kendra & Marcus of Kirksville; Amelia Yardley, parents are Caleb & Charity of La Plata; Marek Hettinger, parents are Gabe & Stephanie of Kirksville; Kenton Cottrill, parents are Kenzie & Braxton of Kirksville; Gary Cokerham, parents are Ryan & Michelle of Columbia. Soybean Baby Shows
(The photos read left to right 1st place 2nd place 3rd place with girls front row, boys back row)

Soybean Royalty
Sitting is 2018 Queen Soya Miss Ali Jackson. Back row left to right: 2nd Runner Up, Miss Sarah Larson; 1st Runner Up, Miss Sheridyn Bealmer; Miss...

The Samaritan Hospital Auxiliary Holds Meeting
The Samaritan Hospital Auxiliary met on August 28th with 16 members and one guest present. Bernie Orman gave a report on hospital activities. The meeting came to order...
Beaux & Belles Attend State Fair
Members of the Macon Beaux & Belles danced in exhibition at the Missouri State Fair Pictured left to right: Back Row Fred Ross, Larry Cooper,...

NEMO Fair
4-H Horse Show The Adair County 4-H Horse Show was held at Truman Farms on June 23, 2018. Pictured are Makenna Greathouse, Elaine Larson & Sarah...

Missouri Farmer Profits From Direct Marketing, Rotational Grazing...
Like other livestock farmers trying to make a living in the grasp of a severe drought, Adam Boman was on the road to Kansas City in early August to market some of his...
How to banish pet odors from a home
Dogs, cats, birds, and lizards have evolved from wild animals and outdoor companions to become beloved, largely domesticated members of the family....

One big happy family September Person of the Month
By Sheryl Hatch Our September Person of the Month is not a native of Missouri. He grew up in Fremont, California and came to Missouri with a...

Walk to End Alzheimer's to be Held Saturday, September 15
By Sheryl Hatch When a loved one is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, it can be a scary time for the entire family. While one hears a great deal about...