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Death of Marion County Jail inmate considered suicide

An autopsy was conducted Friday in Columbia to determine the exact cause of death Thursday morning of an inmate in the Marion County Jail in Palmyra.

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Center police chief submits resignation
Missouri News

Center police chief submits resignation

CENTER, Mo. -- The embattled Center police chief has resigned. Mayor Dennis McMillen learned Thursday from City Attorney Joe Brannon that Chief David Ray submitted a letter of resignation, effective immediately. The resignation followed a monthlong campaig

Missouri News

Canton hires agency to develop comprehensive community plan

The Canton Board of Aldermen agreed this week to hire Missouri Main Street Connection to develop a comprehensive community plan for the city.

Police & Courts

Inmate dies in Marion County Jail

The Marion County Sheriff's Department is investigating the death of an inmate in the county jail.

Friends of Florida receive grant to help install new informational signs
Missouri News

Friends of Florida receive grant to help install new informational signs

[Note]FLORIDA, Mo. -- Historic and cultural sites in the village of Florida, including the spot where author Mark Twain was born, will be highlighted through a series of informational signs being erected by the Friends of Florida organization. Warren Hagan

Hannibal News

AC to be turned on at Hannibal High School next week

HANNIBAL, MO. -- Previously teachers and students at Hannibal High School had to wait until October for cool air to fill the building. That changes next week when some of the school's new air conditioning units are switched on. During Wednesday night's mee

Drone racing competition slated for Saturday and Sunday on HLG campus
Hannibal News

Drone racing competition slated for Saturday and Sunday on HLG campus

[Note]HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Drones flying close to 90 mph will be featured at the inaugural Bill Lear Innovator's Cup Drone Racing Finals this Saturday and Sunday in Hannibal. The event is part of the city's yearlong slate of activities celebrating the 200th an

Hannibal News

Hannibal school district makes appeal to city regarding permit fees during renovation

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Renovations at Hannibal High School and the Hannibal Career and Technical Center are well underway, but Hannibal School District No. 60 officials are still concerned about the project's overall $12 million cost. During Tuesday night's meet

Missouri News

State auditor criticizes Monroe City's municipal court accounting methods

MONROE CITY, Mo. -- The Missouri state auditor's office has issued a report criticizing the accounting controls and record-keeping procedures used by Monroe City's municipal court. State Auditor Nicole Galloway said the municipal court's overall performanc

Police & Courts

Arrest made in agricultural store burglary

One person was arrested and is being held in the Pike County Jail on a 24-hour hold in an agricultural store burglary.

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