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Emergency Management Ready For Major Weather Events

Subscriber onlyMcDonald County dodged a major ice storm bullet last week but local officials are ready for whatever Mother Nature throws their way this winter. Continue reading...

Bidding Ends For New Water Tower

CONSULTING ENGINEERS ARE EVALUATING THE COMPANYS THAT BID

Subscriber onlyThe Pineville City Council and the engineers hired to oversee the new water tower are continuing discussions about the project. Continue reading...

Vera Rogers Celebrates 90th Birthday

Subscriber onlyVera Elizabeth Clark Rogers, daughter of Ed and Blanche Clark, was born Jan. 7, 1927, at 2:05 p.m., a brisk wintry Friday not unlike this year's Jan. 7, when she was honored for her 90th birthday at Banner Church just off Splitlog Road, where she has been a member for 74 years. Continue reading...

Bushes Mark 60th Anniversarhy

Subscriber onlyJim and Bertha Bush of Nevada, Mo., celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary Dec. 9, 2016. Continue reading...

Correction

Subscriber onlyThe listing in last week's paper that identified people who have filed to run for various offices in McDonald County incorrectly identified two people running for Pineville City Council. Continue reading...

Pineville Getting New Police Vehicle

ALDERMEN DISCUSS INCREASING WATER AND SEWER RATES

Subscriber onlyPineville City Marshall Chris Owens is proud that his small town is one of only two in the county that offers 24-hour police protection. Continue reading...

Obituaries

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Civil War Clothing And The Language of Fans

HISTORICAL SOCIETY MEETS JAN. 15

Subscriber onlyThe Jan. 15 meeting of the McDonald County Historical Society is at 2 p.m. at the Pineville Community Building on Jesse James Road with featured speakers Judy Rickett and Linda Jefferson. Continue reading...

'One Tough Lady'

SNODGRASS SHOWS TOUGHNESS THROUGH RECOVERY; MAY FIGHT FOR GUN-LAW CHANGE

Subscriber onlyAlice Snodgrass wore a new T-shirt to her first doctor's visit: "This Grandma is one bad a*$!" Continue reading...

I-49 Crash Damages Fire Truck

Subscriber onlyCUT: One of Pineville Rural Fire Department's fire trucks incurred damage Jan. 4 when a motorist ran her car into the vehicle while it was parked on the shoulder of U.S. Highway 71 with its lights flashing. Sweeten believes that motorists should pay better attention while on the road and be aware of their surroundings. Continue reading...

People Living In Businesses Draw City's Attention

CONCERN CENTERS ON FIRE SAFETY AND LIVING CONDITIONS

Subscriber onlyA lively discussion broke out at the Noel City Council meeting Tuesday night regarding people living in businesses on Main Street. Continue reading...

Longtime Noel Resident Recalls Memories

Subscriber onlyLongtime Noel resident Harmon Landon recently shared memories of his life and of what the town used to be like. Continue reading...

Inmate Who Walked Off Work Detail Captured

Subscriber onlyThe jail inmate who walked off from a McDonald County work details on Jan. 3 was caught three days later north of Seneca. Continue reading...

Winter Farm And Horticulture Meeting Schedule

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Don't Plan For High-Priced Calves Anytime Soon, Economist Says

Subscriber onlyKIRKSVILLE -- "Don't look in the rearview mirror," a University of Missouri Extension economist told cattle producers at the Kirksville Livestock Symposium in December. Continue reading...

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