A semi turns on to Paris Gravel Road from U.S. 61 in Hannibal, Mo., on Thursday, Jun. 22, 2017. Marion County Commissioners are wondering what can be done to prevent trucks from driving the route which has a posted weight limit of 30,000 pounds.
Provost of Hannibal Scott Seals is instructed to read the Emancipation Proclamation Monday to the people of Hannibal during the Juneteenth celebration cookout at Jim's Journey museum in Hannibal. The cookout featured a soul food cooking demonstration of cooking greens and hot water corn bread, but also served hamburgers and hotdogs to several hundred people. H-W Photo/Michael Kipley
Blaine Munzlinger, 4, and his brother Anson, 7, of Columbia, Mo. look over items signed by professional golfers to be auctioned in the clubhouse Monday after registering for the Little Peoples Golf Championship at Westview Golf Coarse. H-W Photo/Michael Kipley
First responders at the scene of a fire at 1018 Melodie Lane on Tuesday, Jun. 20, 2017. H-W Photo/Jake Shane
Secret Service Agent Todd Perry shares his experiences Wednesday with the Kids in Motion teens at Calvary Baptist Church in Hannibal. Perry talked about the Secret Service and answered questions then gave a short motivational presentation encouraging the kids to follow their dreams. H-W Photo/Michael Kipley
Tom Dugger, left, Chair of CHART Partnership and Executive Director for Families and Communities Together (F.A.C.T.), and Mo. state rep. of the 40th district Jim Hansen, share notes Wednesday before the Legislative Roundtable at Fiddlestiks Restaurant in Hannibal. H-W Photo/Michael Kipley