Law

Municipal Court

Gary Cover Arraignments 1/16/24 Nathaniel Patrick Bayless, Failed To Register Vehicle, Defendant sentenced to Fine $50.50 and Court Cost Michael Anthony Bryson, Defective Equipment, …

Municipal Court

Gary Cover Arraignments Vincinent L Bailey, Exceeded Posted Speed Limit (6-10 Mph Over), Defendant Sentenced To Fine $60.50 And Court Cost Benjamin Walker Barnes, Defective Equipment, …
Church

Church News

Calhoun Community Church Welcome to the Good News from Calhoun Community Church, our church family gathers at 9:30 a.m. for pre- church food and fellowship. We use this special time for visiting one …

Church News

Calhoun Community Church Welcome to the Good News from Calhoun Community Church, our church family gathers at 9:30 a.m. for pre- church food and fellowship. We use this special time for visiting one …
Editorial

Have I Got A Line For You!

Family gathered at sister Julie’s for lunch on Saturday. Conversation drifted to various dogs we’ve had over the years, probably because Max (Schnauzer) was seated next to me. We talked …

Have I Got A Line For You!

Ran across an article last night about absurd laws that have been passed over the years. In Arizona it’s illegal for donkeys to sleep in bathtubs and in Utah you can’t fish from …
Opinion
Karolyn Lee, Amanda Stilwell

Word On The Street

What is your most prized possession? My kids, grandkids and Baby Bubba (chihuahua). -Judy Bichsel My people. -Karolyn Lee My people and my violin. -Amanda Stilwell
Obituaries
John C. Gover
John C. Gover
John C. Gover, age 67, of Lowry City, Missouri passed away on Monday, February 5, 2024 at Golden Valley Memorial Hospital in Clinton, Missouri. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, …
Steve Philpott
Steve Philpott
Larry Steven “Steve” Philpott, 71, of Oak Grove, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, February 3, 2024. Services will be held on Friday, February 9th at Royer Funeral Home in Oak Grove, …
Norman Walker
Norman Walker, age 84, of Warrensburg, Missouri passed away on Sunday, January 14, 2024 at the Kansas City Hospice House in Kansas City, Missouri. Norman, 84, son of James Archie Walker and Marjorie …
Mable Louise Brownfield
Louise Brownfield, age 93, of Clinton, Missouri passed away on Monday, January 29, 2024 at Adair Village in Clinton, Missouri. Louise’s wishes were to be cremated and a private burial will be …
Howard L. Cupp, Jr.
Howard L. Cupp Jr., age 82, of Clinton, Missouri passed away on Tuesday, December 26, 2023 at Golden Valley Memorial Hospital in Clinton, Missouri. Howard Livingston Cupp, Jr. was born in San Diego, …
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