• Big Plays Plus Strong Defense = District Title

    Big Plays Plus Strong Defense = District Title0

     Big Plays Plus Strong Defense = District Title By David SharpKnox County’s rock ribbed defense limited a potent Schuyler County Ram offense to 209 yards from scrimmage in a 46-6 District 12 victory.The win vaulted the Eagles into the Class 1 playoffs for the second consecutive season. This time Knox County (6-4, 4-3 in the

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  • Knox County Deals with H1N1 Flu Virus0

    Knox County Deals with H1N1 Flu VirusEven though it’s called “swine flu,” you can’t get it from eating cooked pork or being around pigs. Those are just a few of the many misconceptions about the H1N1 flu virus. The wording makes it tough, but the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, says that most people

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  • Local Athletes Selected to Represent Missouri at 2010 Special Olympics National Games in Nebraska0

    Local Athletes Selected to Represent Missouri at 2010 Special Olympics National Games in Nebraska (Edina/Kirksville)  The Special Olympics USA National Games will be held July 18-23, 2010. In the heart of the competition in Lincoln, Neb., will be Missouri’s own delegation of more than 160 athletes and coaches. Team Missouri athletes will compete individually in

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  • Jimmie Ray Bass IV0

    Jimmie Ray Bass IV Jimmie Ray Bass IV, 5, passed away on Saturday, October 31, 2009 at the University of Iowa Medical Center in Iowa City, Iowa.  He was born on November 5, 2003 in Keokuk, Iowa the son of Jimmie and Stacie Ball Bass III.    Jimmie had lived in Ottawa and had been in

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  • Indians Claim TRC, District Titles

    Indians Claim TRC, District Titles0

    Indians Claim TRC, District Titles By Mike Scott A Brookfield roughing the kicker penalty proved to be the deciding factor in Thursday night’s muddy District and Conference Championship between The Clark County Indians and the Brookfield Bulldogs.  Rain, wind and mud also each played their part in the final outcome.Clark County improved to 10-0 for

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  • Burglary Suspect Arrested

    Burglary Suspect Arrested0

    Burglary Suspect ArrestedThe Clark County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrests of Pernell Jacob Dopheide of RR 1 Canton, Mo on October 21 at approximately 12:40.  This was a joint investigation between the Clark County Sheriff’s Office and Lewis County Sheriff’s office.  Dopheide was arrested for burglary charges and a suspect in several burglaries and thefts

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