Missouri has about $825 million in unmet transportation needs each year, and people who spoke before a state panel Wednesday asked legislators to raise the fuel tax or send a ballot issue to voters.
Enrollment in the Hannibal School District for the 2017-18 school year is down by 86 students, but the decline isn't troubling, Superintendent Susan Johnson told the School Board on Wednesday.
The 53rd annual Originale art exhibit and competition, sponsored by the Hannibal Arts Club, opens at 6 p.m. Friday at the Hannibal Arts Council. About 100 original works by about 50 artists living within a 50-mile radius of Hannibal will be featured.
A Hannibal woman was airlifted to University Hospital in Columbia for treatment of moderate injuries suffered in a crash Tuesday afternoon five miles south of Hannibal.
A Kahoka man suffered minor injuries Tuesday afternoon when the car he was driving rear-ended another car waiting to turn in Wayland.
The city of Hannibal isn't procrastinating when it comes to planning its yearlong bicentennial celebration in 2019. At its regular meeting Tuesday, the Hannibal City Council approved creating the open position of bicentennial event director.
The Hannibal Arts Council and the Bicentennial Steering Committee are holding a design contest to choose a logo for the city's bicentennial in 2019.