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High Blood Sugar Symptoms
From Diabetes Self-Management Updated March 31, 2017 Published January 17, 2018 by Wil Dubois, BS, AAS, CPT Print Text Size: A A A If you’ve...


“THE HOME PRESS” HISTORICAL BUILDING DEMOLISHED IN LA PLATA
“THE HOME PRESS” HISTORICAL BUILDING DEMOLISHED IN LA PLATA article & photos compiled by Mayor Lois Bragg/ former owner of “The Home...


8 Tips for Exercising in Summer Heat
By Joe Decker Summer is the perfect time to go outside and have fun. It's one of my favorite times of year because there are so many outdoor...


8 Easy Ways to Survive Allergy Season
Home / Allergies / 8 Easy Ways to Survive Allergy Season During the spring, many people experience a flare in their allergy symptoms due to...


A Short History of Memorial Day
Memorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military....


Spring Piano Recitals
Students of Janet Bennett presented 2 piano recitals on Sunday, May 6th 2018 at the First Christian Church in Macon, MO. A variety of musical...


Van Movement Comes to Bevier
By Sheryl Beadles A special event was held in Bevier on Saturday, May 19. The Van Movement held a parade through Bevier at 1 pm followed by a...


Rotary Club
Shelly Saxton presented the Rotary Program on the Challenge Coin business they have developed and brought into the Macon Area. SS) Challenge Coins...


Recipe Box
1941 Pecan Pie 1 tablespoon butter 1-2 cup sugar 3 eggs 1 cup dark syrup 1 cup nuts 1 teaspoon vanilla 1-2 teaspoon milk Raw pastry Cream...


Macon Electric Foundation Awards Grant to Macon Rural Fire Department
The Macon Electric Foundation awarded a community grant to the Macon Rural Fire Department. The department received $500 to help purchase an...


AARP Gives Donation
The Longbranch Area of AARP Chapter 5450 held a bake sale in front of the Macon Walmart on Saturday, May 12. Proceeds from the bake sale were to...


Healthy Living Step No. 1: Take stock.
Your first step toward healthy living is to get a handle on your health status right now. Here's your to-do list: Make appointments with your...


Women and strength training: what to know
Strength training should be an important part of women's workout regimens. Despite this, the National Center for Health Statistics says only about...


Oaths Administered
Photo One: (left to right) Eugene Wood, Jeff Roberts, and Charles Spencer are pictured reciting the oath of office for the Macon County Enhanced...


Loch Haven Annual Cookout
Loch Haven Senior Living Community celebrated National Nursing Home Week with a cookout for residents, their friends and families on Thursday, May...