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22nd Annual Parade of Champions to be October 12

22nd Annual Parade of Champions to be October 12

  22nd Annual Parade of Champions to be October 12   Marching band fans will have a chance to see over twenty-two bands in action at the 22nd Annual Parade…

Three Clark County Veterans Take Honor Flight

Three Clark County Veterans Take Honor Flight

  By Kevin Fox   Recently three of Clark County’s veterans participated in the Great River Honor Flight to Washington D.C. Those going on the flight were, Allen Cameron, Chuck…

GateHouse Media files for bankruptcy

  GateHouse Media files for bankruptcy (GateHouse Media) — GateHouse Media Inc., which owns newspapers in Missouri, has commenced voluntary chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for…

St. Paul Church Welcomes New Pastor

St. Paul Church Welcomes New Pastor

By Mike Scott   “I truly felt I was coming to a place I could call home,” said Dixie Laube, new pastor at St. Paul United Church of Christ in…

Gov. Nixon appoints new Clark County Circuit Clerk

Gov. Nixon appoints new Clark County Circuit Clerk

JEFFERSON CITY – Gov. Jay Nixon has appointed Sharon Kay Biggerstaff, of Kahoka, as the new circuit clerk for Clark County. The position became vacant upon the resignation of former…

CCR-1 Dance Team Performance-Video

CCR-1 Dance Team Performance-Video

The Clark County High School Dance Team in the first-ever performance during the Homecoming Pep Rally…

Emma “Mackie” Danker

Emma “Mackie” Danker

Emma “Mackie” Danker, 91, of St. Patrick, MO died Sunday, September 22, 2013 at the Keokuk Area Hospital in Keokuk. She was born February 22, 1922 in St. Patrick, Missouri…

2013 Old Settlers’ Pays Tribute to Our First Settlers

2013 Old Settlers’ Pays Tribute to Our First Settlers

  A new Old Settler Queen and Princess were crowned on Sunday, September 22 to kick-off the 2013 Old Settlers’ Celebration. The event was sponsored by American Family Insurance.  Crowned…

Clear As Mud: Explaining Clark Co. R-1 School’s Annual Performance Report

Clear As Mud:  Explaining Clark Co. R-1 School’s Annual Performance Report

By Mike Scott   Last week’s edition of The Media showed Clark County High School ranking lowest among five northeast Missouri schools, according to the 2013 School Annual Performance  Report…

Clark Co. High School Trails Area Schools in DESE’s Annual Performance Report

Clark Co. High School Trails Area Schools in DESE’s Annual Performance Report

By Mike Scott The Clark County High School trailed Canton, Highland, Scotland County and Knox County in the recently-released 2013 Annual Performance Report from the Missouri Department of Elementary and…

Ursa Farmers’ Coop Buys Logsdon Elevators

Ursa Farmers’ Coop Buys Logsdon Elevators

By Kevin Fox After working at the Farmer’s Elevator in Wayland, Gabe Logsdon bought the Wayland facility in 1946, according to his grandson John Logsdon, who serves as Manager of…