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Did you know? Callao Fires
For those who are not originally from the Macon County area, it may be hard to imagine Callao as a small, bustling community. However, once upon a...

Macon Fire Department responded to two Fires
Over the weekend, the Macon Fire Department responded to two building fires. On December 2nd at 7:13 p.m., the Macon Fire Department was sent to...

Discover the Heartland- Plaza Lights in Kansas City
Do you want to take in Christmas lights this December? Perhaps one of the largest displays within a day's drive from Macon are the Plaza Lights in...

Tim Remole and Shon Coram Publisher Receives State Recognition
On December 6, 2017, Shon Coram, publisher of the Macon County Home Press, the Journal, The Monroe County Appeal and The Ralls County...

Fatality in Linn County Involving Teens
Driver Alex Coyle, 17, of Brookfield was driving north bound on Route M in Linn County. He crossed the centerline then over-corrected. The vehicle...

Downtown Macon Street Closures
The City of Macon asphalt overlay project will begin on Tuesday November 28, 2017. The 100-block of Vine Street and the 100-block of Rubey...

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...

FIRE IN MACON
On November 16th, at 9:21 p.m., the Macon Fire Department was called to a building on fire located at 1003 S. Missouri St. The building housed...

November Person of the Month
By Sheryl Beadles November's Person of the Month grew up in Farmington, Missouri, the oldest of three children. She has a brother still residing...

Honoring Someone Who "Gave All"
By Sheryl Beadles Veteran's Day, November 11, will be here in just a few days. It is a chance to honor those who have served or are still serving...

A Wonderful Jewel in Downtown Macon
By Sheryl Beadles For 22 years Debi Conklin has been a fixture in downtown Macon. She has operated a business in the same location at 118 N....

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 =...

Joe and Linda Ellis with Linda's brothers and their spouses November Person of the Month
By Sheryl Beadles November's Person of the Month grew up in Farmington, Missouri, the oldest of three children. She has a brother still residing...

Third Diabetes Class Held
By Sheryl Beadles The class offered by the Macon County Extension Office being held for six Mondays at the Macon County Health Department is halfway through. It held its...
Cozies Are Moving Into the College Realm
By Sheryl Beadles Do you like sports? Do you like being warm? These two elements will be combined on Saturday, November 11, at the Mizzouri Sport...