Hannibal resident went from school teacher to potential U.S. vice president
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Hannibal resident went from school teacher to potential U.S. vice president

The first full-term African-American U.S. senator has ties to Hannibal, and Jim's Journey: The Huck Finn Freedom Center capped off it's five-year anniversary celebration with a keynote address Sunday by the senator's descendant.

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Three charged in Hannibal incidents

Three people were charged this weekend with various offenses, the Marion County Prosecuting Attorney David Clayton reports.

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Two injured in Monroe County crash

Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash Friday evening in Monroe County.

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Vehicles collide in Marion County crash

Two people suffered injuries in a two-vehicle crash Friday evening in Marion County.

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Hannibal man injured in Monroe City crash

A Hannibal, Mo., man suffered moderate injuries in a one-vehicle crash Saturday morning in Ralls County.

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Lots of activities planned for HLGU's annual homecoming Oct. 5-6

Hannibal-LaGrange University has announced plans for its 2018 homecoming celebration Oct. 5-6.

91-year-old great-grandmother displays green thumb by growing 103-pound pumpkin
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91-year-old great-grandmother displays green thumb by growing 103-pound pumpkin

While Mary Lewton of Palmyra was attending the Hannibal Senior Expo last April, someone handed her a packet containing four pumpkin seeds. She planted one, and the result was amazing.

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Ralls County designated a Work Ready Community

Ralls County has become the 71st Missouri county to be designated a Certified Work Ready Community.

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Herald-Whig wins awards in Missouri Press contest

The Herald Whig once again has been recognized for its journalistic excellence in the Missouri Press Association's Better Newspaper Contest.

Jim's Journey marks fifth year of celebrating black history
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Jim's Journey marks fifth year of celebrating black history

"Jim's Journey: The Huck Finn Freedom Center" is marking its fifth year as Northeast Missouri's only black history museum.

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