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Improvements Keep Happening
So excited for this project...thanks city employees Cory Cook, Nathen See, Eric Smith and Mike Binder..looking fantastic. (Photo by Lois Bragg,...


La Plata Ladies Golf
The La Plata Ladies Golf sponsored a two ladies scramble on June 20 with 25 teams participating. The winner in Championship flight 1st Dawdy &...


La Plata Fireworks Ordinances
ARTICLE XIII. FIREWORKS SECTION 210.730:DISCHARGING FIREWORKS It shall be unlawful for any person to discharge any form of ...


The La Plata Fire Department, City Employees along with the Cemetery Board Members, all were on hand manning a tent at the La Plata graveyard over the Memorial Day Weekend.  They aided people in locating lost loved ones, handed out Flags donated by the American Legion and took donations. Pictured is La Plata's illustrious Mayor, Lois Bragg and President of the Cemetery Board, Randy Travis. Memorial Day Fund Drive


La Plata Celebrates Memorial Day


Stamp Out for Hunger Food Drive 
Thanks to the many generous donations from the citizens of La Plata as well as the surrounding area, the Stamp Out for Hunger National Food...


Boots and Black Tie
Boots and Black Tie, Maples Repertory Theatre's primary fundraising event, will be held at the Royal Theatre in downtown Macon on Saturday, June 3,...


Pictured from left to right: Deb Keithley, Macon Outstanding Women Leader project chairman, Ewing and Katie Nelson Macon Woman of Today President 2016-17. Ewing Honored with OWL
Modeste Ewing of Macon was honored as the Macon Women of Today's Outstanding Woman Leader at a banquet on April 20 at Noland's Catering. Ewing was...


Drew Magers of the La Plata FFA Chapter wins Missouri FFA Agricultural Mechanics Design and Fabrication Proficiency Award during the 89th Missouri FFA Convention, Columbia, Missouri, April 20-21, 2017. Magers is State Winner in Agricultural Mechanics Design and...
Drew Magers of La Plata, Missouri, won the Missouri FFA Agricultural Mechanics Design and Fabrication Proficiency Award at the 89th Missouri FFA...


Soup  luncheons  at  The  Sante  Fe  Espresso  held  by  the Illinois Bend Church for their elevator fund, was a huge success. They want to express their deepest gratitude to the  community  and  out  of  towner’s.  (Photo  by  Randy Bunch) Elevator Soup Luncheon a Hugh Success!!!


The Easter Bunny is Coming to La Plata
It is that time of year for the Easter Bunny to make his annual visit to La Plata and the Community Easter Egg Hunt, sponsored by Alpha Beta Alpha...


Macon Police Department
On 03/04/2017, a Macon Police Officer was notified of a dog bite victim at the Samaritan Hospital. The officer responded to the hospital to obtain further information. The...
Legion Riders at Bucklin
Bucklin Chapter 57 Legion Riders: James Lane, Richard Jackson, Julie Lane, Ralph Thomas, Wayne and Doris Kitchen, Post 57 Commander Robert Jobson,...


Highway Patrol Officer Rocky Seiner Retires
On Friday, February 24, a retirement party was held for Highway Patrol Officer Rocky Seiner at the Crossroads Christian Church in Macon. Seiner...


MAYOR’S REPORT FOR FEBRUARY 2017
John Gillum, CPA and his staff completed the 2015-2016 audit of the City of La Plata and John presented the final report to the La Plata Board of Alderman at the regular...