About 200 paddlers to visit Northeast Missouri, West-Central Illinois via river
Hannibal News

About 200 paddlers to visit Northeast Missouri, West-Central Illinois via river

Visitors often drive to Hannibal. In August, about 200 people are going to visit by paddle.

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NEMO Economic Development Council director set to retire in 2019

The Northeast Missouri Economic Development Council has announced that Executive Director George Walley, will be retiring next year and the council will hire a new executive director in 2019.

Police & Courts

Vehicle overturns as driver swerves to miss deer

A Pike County driver suffered moderate injuries when the vehicle she was driving overturned late Thursday night.

Local Government

Palmyra City Council authorizes $4 million sale of industrial revenue bonds

The Palmyra City Council on Thursday passed an ordinance authorizing the sale of $4 million in industrial revenue bonds to help a local company build and equip an 80,000-square-foot building in the new Warren Head Business Park.

Nominations sought for Hannibal Arts Council art awards
Hannibal News

Nominations sought for Hannibal Arts Council art awards

The Hannibal Arts Council is seeking nominations for its annual Paragon Art Awards. The awards recognize contributions to the arts community by residents, artists, educators and organization and business leaders.

Police & Courts

Three drivers injured in three-vehicle crash in Scotland County

Three people were injured in a three-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon on Mo. 15 3 miles north of Memphis in Scotland County.

After arrest in Illinois, Wyaconda man facing multiple felony counts in Clark County
Police & Courts

After arrest in Illinois, Wyaconda man facing multiple felony counts in Clark County

A Wyaconda man is facing multiple felony counts, including rape or attempted rape and sodomy or attempted sodomy, in Clark County after being arrested Tuesday night in Illinois.

Hannibal News

Hannibal School District gains a third school resource officer

The School Board approved during its meeting Wednesday a third school resource officer to patrol school buildings.

Hannibal BPW welcomes fourth board member in 12-month period
Hannibal News

Hannibal BPW welcomes fourth board member in 12-month period

The Hannibal Board of Public Works welcomed its fourth new member in a 12-month period. Stephan Franke took the oath of office Wednesday during the BPW Board's monthly meeting. He replaces Tim Goodman.

Missouri News

Palmyra School Board to put $3.5 million bond issue on April 9 ballot

The Palmyra R-1 School Board is planning to put a proposed $3.5 million bond issue on the April 9, 2019, election ballot.

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