• Knox County Corn Festival Schedule and Carnival Information0

    By Echo Menges The members of the Knox County Promotional Council have been hard a work shoring up plans for this year’s Corn Festival over the last several weeks. The group has been meeting weekly to get ready. This year Corn Fest is scheduled to last from Friday evening to Sunday afternoon, September 5-7, 2014.

  • Baring Man Seriously Injured In Motorcycle Crash

    Baring Man Seriously Injured In Motorcycle Crash0

    According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol crash report, on Tuesay morning, September 2, 2014, at approximately 6:20 a.m. Russel Shultz, 53, of Baring was southbound on Highway 15 near State Route K when his motorcycle collided with a deer. Shultz was driving a 2013 Victory motorcycle and recieved serious injuries in the crash. He

  • Kahoka Native Donates $2.4M To MU School Of Medicine

    Kahoka Native Donates $2.4M To MU School Of Medicine0

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Mark McAndrew, a resident of McKinney, Texas, has given $2.4 million to the University of Missouri School of Medicine to create the Frances T. McAndrew Endowed Chair in Oncology. $400,000 of the gift will fund MU cancer researcher Fred Hawthorne’s innovative research on boron-neutron therapy as a treatment for cancer. McAndrew says