• Family Of Five Loses Home In Overnight Fire

    Family Of Five Loses Home In Overnight Fire0

    13-Year-Old Son Saves Family From Blaze By Echo Menges According to Lill Walton of Hurdland, she and her three sons wouldn’t have made it out of the house if it weren’t for her 13-year-old son, Bradey. On Saturday night, October 10, 2015, at about 11:30 p.m. Bradey Walton was woken up by the fire. He

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  • Knox Health Dept. Nurse Named Public Health Nurse of the Year – VIDEO

    Knox Health Dept. Nurse Named Public Health Nurse of the Year – VIDEO0

    On Thursday, October 8, 2015, Registered Nurse Phyllis Whitlatch was recognized locally for being chosen as the Missouri Public Health Nurse of the Year by the Missouri Council for Public Health Nursing. Below is a video of Whitlatch giving a short speech about her award. Read more about Whitlatch in the October 14, 2015, edition

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  • Hurdland Mayor Dies Of Natural Causes

    Hurdland Mayor Dies Of Natural Causes0

    According to the Knox County Coroner Jeff Doss, on Tuesday morning Lindell “Butch” Estes, 65, Mayor of Hurdland, died in his home of natural causes. Estes had a number of health problems and was battling cancer. Estes was pronounced deceased by the Coroner at 7:01 a.m. on Tuesday, October 6, 2015. Click here to read his

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  • HIGHLAND LADY COUGAR SOFTBALL TEAM CELEBRATES SENIOR NIGHT

    HIGHLAND LADY COUGAR SOFTBALL TEAM CELEBRATES SENIOR NIGHT0

    It was beautiful Thursday evening, October 1, 2015 as the Highland Cougar fans celebrated the careers of four seniors on the softball field.  Dana Flanagan #14, Autumn Florea #15, Amber Garner #1, and Katie Harvey #7 were showered with applause for their seasons of play as Highland Lady Cougars.   A long standing tradition found

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  • Section of Downtown Macon Closed Off Due to Unsafe Building

    Section of Downtown Macon Closed Off Due to Unsafe Building0

    Macon Police Department – Due to a structural failure of at least one building in the downtown square, the Chief of Police of the Macon Police Department is notifying the public of a necessary access restriction of the 100 block of Vine Street until further notice. On Wedensday, September 30, 2015, an obvious structural issue

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  • Macon Police Department News

    Macon Police Department News0

    Macon Police Department News Releases, 30 September 2015: On 09/22/15, an officer of the Macon Police Department served an active arrest warrant upon a man at the Macon Probation & Parole Office in the 1700 block of Prospect Drive. Police arrested Jonathon Ziegler, 21 of LaPlata, on an active warrant out of Knox County for

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