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Update! Macon Police Report on South Rollins Incident
Police Update: On the afternoon of 04/11/2018, Macon Police applied for and obtained an arrest warrant for the 37-year old male suspect arrested...


Police Incident at Rollins Street Gym
Currently Rollins Street is blocked to the north and south of Rollins Street Gym in Macon due to a police incident. Further details will be reported as they become available.
Macon Voters Elect 5 New Councilmen and a New Mayor in 1 Year
In 365 Days, voters within the City Limits of Macon, Missouri have elected five new councilmen to the City Council and one new mayor. Out of nine...


BREAKING: Redistricting Petition Served to Macon R-1
On election day, it has been confirmed that a second petition has been served, this time to Macon R-1. Last night we reported on the first petition...


BREAKING: Shelby County School Redistricting Petition Filed
With less than 24 hours before election day, a petition with hopes to redistrict the Shelby County School District and Macon School District has...


2018 MACON CITY COUNCIL RACE
On Tuesday (April 3rd) voters that live within the city limits of Macon, Missouri will be voting on several hot items, one being Mayor as well as...


BAGLEY VS. HOLMAN - 2018 Macon Mayoral Race
On Tuesday (April 3rd 2018) voters that live within the city limits of Macon, Missouri will be voting on several key items, one being, who will...


MACON MAYORAL CANDIDATE FORUM TRANSCRIPT
On February 26th sponsored by The Home Press, Journalist Benjamin Nelson moderated a Mayoral Forum between the two candidates that will be facing...


To the Editor: "An Open Letter to the Good People of the Shelby...
(This letter is from my personal self) This coming weekend, you will be receiving a copy of The Journal (goes out to everyone in Macon and...


Proposition K.I.D.S. - "The Discussion" in Shelby County
On April 3rd, residents of the South Shelby School District will head to the ballot box to vote on whether or not they want the merger of the...


Photo taken by Julie Martin, captures the flooding taking place in Moberly, Missouri. Flooding In Moberly
The Moberly Fire Department had to perform a rescue of the driver in the gray pick-up tuck in the picture. Currently, Moberly City-Wide is...


Atlanta Students Commit to "No Child Eating Alone"
On February 23rd, 2018 Atlanta Students participated in an assembly in honor of National No One Eats Alone day. This day and program is meant to...


Cancer Benifit for Tracy Cashatt & Family
Over 300 attended the Benefit to help support Tracy Cashatt and his Family as they defeat cancer.


Macon Police Participating in Youth Seat Belt Enforcement
Macon Police Participating in Youth Seat Belt Enforcement Teens Reminded to Buckle Up and Arrive Alive (Macon, MO) – Macon Police Department...


JEANNE BUTTS INDUCTED INTO COMPASSUS PRESIDENTS’ CIRCLE
MACON, Mo.– Jeanne Butts, hospice care consultant for the Compassus program serving Macon and the surrounding areas, was honored for her...