Pictorial News

Macon Flag Squad November 17, 2017


Macon Softball Banquet 2017


Carousel Productions presents a Carousel Christmas


Annual Membership Night
The Ragan-Hickman American Legion Post 477 and Auxiliary Unit 477 held their annual membership night, October 30, 2017, at the Mercer, Missouri...


.......Johhny comes marching Home
They are called “The Greatest Generation” for a reason. They were forged in the Great Depression and shaped the world in the war that engulfed all...


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


Legion Riders Lead La Plata Parade
Eleven members of the Green Hill’s Chapter 57 American Legion Riders, Ronnie Mason, a World War II Veteran, dressed in his Army uniform driving his...


Monday afternoon,  September 11, 2017, the Bucklin American Legion Post 57 and Unit 57 Auxiliary conducted military rites for United States Air Force veteran John E. Shaffer, age 47,  at the New Boston,  Missouri  Cemetery. Shaffer frequently flew on Air Force One as a security policeman. Air Force Policeman Honored


65th Soybean Festival Collage


Zachary Carr is shown with his two photos he entered in the NEMO Fair. The “tree photo” received a blue and red ribbon. The “deer photo” receive 2 red ribbons. Zachary is a member of the Oklahoma Indians 4-H cub. NEMO Fair


August 15, 2017, at the Laclede, Missouri Cemetery;Specialist Houston and 2nd Lieutenant Rodgers of the Missouri Army National Guard Honors Unit, with Brookfield VFW Post 4557 members Greg Crofton, Joe Pointon, Bucklin American Legion Wayne Kitchenand Robert Jobson, VFW Post 4557 Commander Thomas Dubry, Jerry Dale-Sergeant at Arms, Ralph Thomas performed military rites for United States Army veteran Marvin Eugene Vroom, age 64, of Elmer, who died Wednesday, August 9, 2017 in La Plata. Elmer Army Veteran Honored


Yard of the Month
306 E Sheridan St. Vince Winn The two-story Italianate home built in 1900 is surrounded by plantings. Perennial flowers and shrubs are the...


Fire in La Plata - Destroys House
A suspicious house fire on Sanders Street (South of the Bank behind Dr. Tods) started early Tuesday morning with La Plata Fire Fighters responding...


Unclaimed Property List


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