• Margie May DeRosear Obituary

    Margie May DeRosear Obituary0

       Margie May DeRosear, age 83, of Baring Country Club, Baring, MO, died Monday, October 22, 2012, in Cape Coral, FL. She was born in Scotland County, MO, on May 4, 1929, the daughter of Cecil and Ruth (Slocum) Blaine. She was united in marriage, to the love of her life, Dean Warson DeRosear at

  • James Varvel Obituary0

       James (Jim) Varvel of Goose Creek, MO formerly of Novelty, MO died Sunday, October 14, 2012 after a motorcycle accident. Jim was born to Rick Varvel and Nancy Tsivinsky on December 14, 1970 in Iowa City, IA.    Jim is survived by his wife of 12 years Crystal Varvel of Goose Creek, MO, formerly

  • Locals Turn Out To Support Knox Co. Nutrition Site

    Locals Turn Out To Support Knox Co. Nutrition Site0

    By Echo Menges    The Knox County Nutrition Site hosted their annual Soup Supper fundraiser on Saturday, October 20, 2012. Freewill donations were given by attendees of the event to help support the site.    Local merchants and churches donated cakes, pies, cookie bars, and brownies and several different kinds of soup and sandwiches were

  • Nixon Cuts Ribbon On New Grain Elevator In Canton

    Nixon Cuts Ribbon On New Grain Elevator In Canton0

    Nixon Cuts Ribbon On New Grain Elevator In Canton CANTON, Mo. – Gov. Jay Nixon today helped cut the ribbon at a new grain elevator on the riverfront in Canton, a facility that will help area farmers move grain and other goods to market in a way that is quicker, cheaper and safer. A grant

  • Congratulations Lady Eagles Softball Team!

    Congratulations Lady Eagles Softball Team!0

    On Their Way To Springfield – On Thursday, October 18, 2012, the Lady Eagle’s Varsity Softball Team was given a sendoff by all Knox County R-1 students. School was dismissed on Friday, October 19, 2012, to encourage as many a people as possible to support them at the state championship games in Springfield, MO. The

  • Route K East Of Baring Closed On Tuesday, Oct. 300

        HANNIBAL – Weather permitting, October 30, Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway will be completing repairs to the driving surface at the railroad crossing on Route K east of Baring. While crews are working, Route K will be closed to traffic on Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Motorists must use alternate local