Human Interest

Pirtle Wins Award
Marra Walker Pirtle, Account Executive, was named a R.B Hall winner for 2017. This very prestigious award is presented to sales leaders who have made a contribution to...
Did You Know?
A new animation movie came out in the month of April called Sgt. Stubby: An American Hero. However, did you know that not only is it a cute...


House investigative report details governor’s aggressive encounter
By Tyler Wornell and Ellen Cagle Columbia Missourian JEFFERSON CITY — The woman who had an affair with Gov. Eric Greitens told House lawmakers...


District 1 Auxiliary Meets in Queen City
Sunday, April 8, 2018, District 1 of the American Legion Auxiliary held their meeting hosted by the Queen City Post # 784 held in the Schuyler...


25 Different Ways to Celebrate Earth Day
Earth Day is on its way, and there are a lot of us who are looking to see what we can do in order to celebrate this special and important day. If...


Take off Pounds Sensibly
TOPS MO 877 La Plata met Tuesday April 3rd in the La Plata Christian Fellowship Hall with 5 members weighing in. Janet led the meeting, our TOPS &...


CHAPTER BZ, P.E.O. MEETING
Chapter BZ, PEO, meeting was recently held at the home of Mrs. Susan McCarty. President Mrs. Millicent Dawdy presided. Mrs. Martha Ridgley opened...


The basics of mulching
Mulch is available in various forms. Like other land and garden products, mulch can go a long way toward helping plants thrive. Mulch comprises...


Master Gardeners hold meeting
35 people were present Monday, March 26 at the Macon Master Gardener meeting held at the Catholic Church. Mary Wilson gave a wonderful program on...


Health Department Offers Free Chronic Disease Management Classes
By Sheryl Beadles Do you have a chronic condition such as diabetes, high blood pressure or high cholesterol? Or are you wanting help in preventing...


Huge Medal Haul for Macon Martial Arts
Students from Macon Martial Arts competed in the 18th Annual Traditional Youn Wha Ryu Championships on Saturday April 14th at Moberly Are Community...


Bucklin American Legion holds craft fair
Bucklin American Legion Post 57 Craft Fair, Saturday April 14th, 2018. Vendors sold homemade banjos, quilts, barb wire art, wood carvings, and...


Business & Financial Tips
America Save$ 54 Ways to Save Money General Savings Tips Build an emergency fund. It can make all the difference. Low-income families with at...


Is Chronic Stress Related to an Increased Risk of Dementia?
By Esther Heerema, MSW | Reviewed by Claudia Chaves, MD Does Stress Cause Alzheimer's? 200514520-008.jpg. Allison Michael Orenstein/ The Image...


Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month
We believe that every child has a right to a safe childhood free of violence. April, Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month, is an important...