Human Interest

July Person of the Month
By Sheryl Hatch Our Person of the Month for July is very well-known throughout the area. He was born in Macon, grew up mostly in Kirksville, but...


Macon Town and County Horse Show (part two)
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Horse Show at the Macon County Town and Country Fair Part 1
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Atlanta Homecoming Parade
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Thunder at the Park
Thunder at the Park was held at the Macon County Fairgrounds on Saturday, July 14. Classes for the pull included unlimited super stock tractors,...


Two Miss Macons posing together Miss Macon County Held
By Sheryl Hatch The 2018 Miss Macon County and Little Mr. and Miss Macon County sponsored by Macon Women of Today was held on Saturday, June 30 at...


Little Mr. and Miss Macon County Selected
The 2018 Miss Macon County and Little Mr. and Miss Macon County sponsored by Macon Women of Today was held on Saturday, June 30 at Crossroads...


Discover the Heartland for July
Are you looking for something different to do this summer? Missouri is full of surprises from wax museums to unique parks to take the family. Atlas Obscua has a list of 90...
Because Your Life Matters Held
Because Your Life Matters was held for a second year in a row at the Macon County Fairgrounds. The event was hosted by the Macon Area Chamber of...


American Chuckwagon Association Round-Up
American Chuckwagon Association's goal is to preserve the trail drive era of the Chuckwagon through education gatherings & friendly competitions. ...


Legion Riders Attend Boy’s State
Members of the Green Hills Chapter 57 Legion Riders made the trip to Warrensburg to attend the annual flag lowering ceremony at Missouri Boy’s...


Harrell Continues Successful Wrestling Career
By Sheryl Hatch Four years of hard work and training have paid off for a local wrestler. Belle Harrell, daughter of Carol and Ted Harrell,...


Finding Bald Eagles in Missouri
by Sheryl Hatch If you are a bird watcher, one of the most majestic birds you may have the chance to see in the State of Missouri is the the...


Grand Champion Boy and Girl for baby show: Jaxon Klamert, son of Sheyenne Klamert and Brandon Ruggles and Rozlynn Hicks, daughter of Demetre and Devin Hicks. Atlanta Homecoming Baby Show
The Atlanta Homecoming baby show was held at 9:30 Saturday morning. There were seven age categories with several contestants in most of the...


Atlanta Homecoming Queen Contest
The Atlanta Homecoming Queen contest was held on Friday, June 22 following entertainment by Kami Mohn & Crystal Carpenter Smith and Keota. Three...