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MACON COUNTY CANDIDATE PROFILES
​On the 2018 November Election ballot, Macon County Voters will vote in two competitive county races; Macon County Associate Circuit Judge and...

Macon Officer Not Assaulted According to Macon Police Department
On 10/22/2018 at approximately 11:50pm, a Macon Police Officer reported he was checking on an unknown person walking near the Macon Lake boat ramp....

100th Birthday to Be Celebrated!

Kristen Burks, Democrat Turn Independent - Discusses Why
In 2014, then Democrat Kristen Burks, made a run for Macon County Associate Judge, losing to Republican Incumbent Judge Philip Prewitt - merely...

Macon Authorities taking back unwanted prescription drugs October...
[Macon, MO] – On Saturday, October 27, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Macon Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the...

South Shelby Elementary Groundbreaking
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STATE COMMISSION'S INVESTIGATION, ISSUES SUBPOENAS - ASSOCIATE...
On Wednesday October 17th, 2018, subpoenas from the Commission on Retirement, Removal, and Discipline (of Judges), were issued (to individuals) in...

STATE COMMISSION INVESTIGATION ISSUES SUBPOENAS - ASSOCIATE JUDGE...
On Wednesday October 17th, 2018, subpoenas from the Commission on Retirement, Removal, and Discipline (of Judges), were issued in Macon and...

Associate Circuit Judge Reprimanded by Missouri Supreme Court -...
On October 11th, 2018, a website titled “Judge Prewitt Facts” debuted on the internet. At the bottom of the website a, “Paid for Citizens to Elect...

Bevier Recycles
The City of Bevier recently began a recycling program again in the city. Two recycling containers have been placed across from Matt’s Market at the...

Macon R-1 Graduate and Clarence Area Resident, Amy Harre, Appointed...
After the resignations of Nathaniel Schoonover and Jarrell Foreman on the Shelby County R-lV School Board during this past summer, after...

California Native and Clarence Area Resident, Darin Eleazarraraz,...
After the resignations of Nathaniel Schoonover and Jarrell Foreman on the Shelby County R-lV School Board during this past summer, after...

MACON TRASH REMOVAL - A Legal History
On December 13th, 1976, in the case of Craig vs. City of Macon, the Missouri Supreme Court heard the complaints of five Macon residents - complaint...

RESIDENTS TO PAY FOR TRASH REMOVAL – City Council Decides
At the monthly August Macon City Council Meeting (August 14th), the Macon City Council by a unanimous vote (7-0), decided that after 38 years of...

COUNTY ASSOCIATE COURT TO PROCESS MACON MUNICIPAL COURT CASES
On August 14th, 2018, the Macon City Council voted unanimously (7-0) to drop the processing of cases in the City Municipal Court, directing current...