• Letter: Vote No On Courthouse0

    Letter to the Editor:In the upcoming April bond issue concerning the courthouse initiative, the taxpayers of this county should vote no. The previous letter to the editor on this matter (The Media, March 10, 2010, P.2) is right on the money. But there are several other major reasons in addition to Mr. Kerner’s points for

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  • Letter: Barred from Museum1

    I’ve been trying to decide when was the best time to write this letter. I’ve decided the time is right. I’m going to have surgery to have a knee replacement and you never know what might happen and I want a last word just in case. I’m adding to this letter a copy of a

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  • Letter: Clark County Courthouse0

    Clark County CourthouseCompleted December 1871Written in the past Joanne’s Comments- When the courthouse was built, it was outside the city limits with only about 200 inhabitants. So much has changed since 1871. Now it looks as if this stately landmark, with so much history, will be destroyed. To help save our one and only Clark

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  • NEMO Sportswriters All District, Tri-County All Conference Hoop Teams0

    NEMO Sportswriters All District, Tri-County All Conference Hoop Teams By David SharpKnox County placed four players on the Northeast Missouri Sportswriters and Sportscaster’s Association Class 2 All-District Basketball Teams.Lorrie Peters and Justin Reeves were first team all district selections. Stacey Leckbee and Tristan Lonberger were second team all district picks.All four Knox County MSSA all

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  • Knox County R-1 Superintendent Of Schools Resigns0

    Knox County R-1 Superintendent  Of Schools Resigns By Beth Hunolt Knox County R-1 School District Superintendent D.J. Leverton, of rural Edina, has announced his resignation as the school’s superintendent.The Knox County R-1 Superintendent’s Office confirmed this fact on Friday afternoon, March 19, 2010. Leverton will finish the 2009-2010 school year at Knox County, but has accepted

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  • City of Edina To Co- Sponsor Annual Easter Egg Hunt0

    City of Edina To Co- Sponsor Annual Easter Egg Hunt The Board of Aldermen for the City of Edina met in regular session with Mayor Strickler presiding. All Board members; Gordon Edwards, Tom Morgret, Renee’ Edwards, Donnie Davis, Craig Miller and Albert Hagerla, were present as Mayor Strickler called the seven o’clock meeting at city

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