• CCR-1 School Board Rejects Bids, Downsizes Learning Center

    CCR-1 School Board Rejects Bids, Downsizes Learning Center0

    Completion Delayed Until Spring of 2019 By Mike Scott Clark County R-1 school board members faced a tough decision during a special meeting on Wednesday, September 20. As reported in last week’s edition of The Media, construction bids for the Indian Pride Learning Center, which will focus on Early Childhood and Special Education students, bids

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  • Mayor of Edina Arrested for Driving While Intoxicated

    Mayor of Edina Arrested for Driving While Intoxicated0

    Edina Mayor Eric Hunolt was arrested for drunk driving after hitting a cow on a gravel county road. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol arrest report, on Tuesday night, at approximately 9:11 p.m., Eric B. Hunolt, 36, of Edina was arrested for driving while intoxicated. According to the Knox County Sheriff Robert Becker, Hunolt

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  • Public Urged To STOP for Stopped School Buses

    Public Urged To STOP for Stopped School Buses0

      The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office has investigated several school bus stop-arm violations during this school year.  There appears to be a significant increase in these violations.  Residents are reminded to always yield to a school bus. Missouri law requires all motorists to stop once a school bus arm or stop sign has been activated. 

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  • Exes Arrested; More Arrests Pending

    Exes Arrested; More Arrests Pending0

    According to a press release from the LCSO. on September 25, 2017, the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office arrested Erik P. Hickerson, age 36, of Durham, Missouri for resisting arrest by fleeing, a class E felony, stemming from an incident that occurred on September 23, 2017 near Durham.  On that date, Hickerson fled from a sheriff’s

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  • LCSO Arrests Two on Drug Related Charges

    LCSO Arrests Two on Drug Related Charges0

    According to the Lewis County Sheriff’s Office on September 22, 2017, a Lewis County deputy was on patrol in the Durham area when he made contact with a male subject operating a four wheeler on Magnolia Avenue.  Upon further investigation, the deputy found methamphetamine on the subject. Brandon L. Weese, age 36, of Quincy, Illinois

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  • Arrest Warrant Issued for Edina Eyesore Building Owner

    Arrest Warrant Issued for Edina Eyesore Building Owner0

    By Echo Menges The Knox County Prosecutor Jo Fortney filed a criminal charge against the owner of 100 South Main Street in Edina, MO at the beginning of September. Anita Woodburn, 54, of Birch Tree, MO, is accused of violating City of Edina Ordinance No. 548 after failing to maintain, repair or demolish a dangerous

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