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Santa Helps Light Up Macon
On Thursday, November 16, the Macon Volunteers for Progress (MVPs) held their tree lighting ceremony for the Macon A Wish Tree. Mayor Dale Bagley...


WOT Christmas Card Drive Begins
The Women of Today collected their first dollar at The Home Press on Friday, November 10 for their annual Christmas Card drive. Participates pay $1...


Veteran's Day Assembly
By Sheryl Beadles Macon R-I High School held an assembly for high school students and middle school students on Friday, November 10 in order to...


Macon R1 School Bond Election Results
The "unofficial" results for the elementary school improvements levy: Approved. The numbers are as follows: Absentee: Yes 29, No 35 =...


Samaritan Hospital Board of Trustees Meet
By Sheryl Beadles The Samaritan Hospital Board of Trustees met for its regular monthly meeting on Monday, October 30. Normally the meeting is held on the last Tuesday of...
The Oklahoma Indians 4-H Club
The Oklahoma Indians 4-H Club met October 4, 2017 in the basement of the La Plata Presbyterian Church. The meeting was called to order by the...


Martha Ellen Meyers-Harris Part 1
(The following is part of a program I gave as a portrayal of Martha Ellen Meyers. The events are true and were recorded in her diary. I will start...


Clifford sporting the latest in Cammo Attire from the La Plata Christian Ministries Clothing Center Giveaway La Plata Christian Ministries Clothing Center had a Visitor
Clifford, La Plata's very own lovable dog, came in and wanted to try out the CAMMO LOVER'S Package that the Clothing Center is giving away. On...


Skeletons Attack Home
These thinned framed creatures are terrorizing everyone in La Plata. Hide your children!


Trick or Treat for Canned Goods
La Plata FCCLA is hosting a Trick or Treat for Canned Goods on Monday, October 30, 2017 at 6:00 P.M. inside the city limits of La Plata. The kids...


Macon Police Department
On 10/03/2017, the Macon Police Department arrested a Macon resident on drug-related charges after responding to a report of a disturbance in the...


Wanda Dodd and Keith Turner Free Give Aways
La Plata's very own C&R Store (under the management of Keith Turner) and the La Plata Christian Ministries Clothing Center is celebrating fall with...


Macon Chamber Christmas Parade Forms
The Christmas Parade is November 30 2017 at 6:00pm. Here is the form & guidelines for participating. Please return the forms no later than November...


Drive-thru Flu Clinic Held in Macon
The Macon Health Department held its annual drive-through flu clinic at Macon Fairgrounds on Wednesday, October 4. Despite the misty weather,...


Bevier Homecoming Parade 2017