• Fireworks Spark Tuesday Fire

    Fireworks Spark Tuesday Fire0

    The Clark County Rural Fire Department was called to the scene of a fire on Tuesday afternoon, about two miles northeast of Kahoka.  Upon arrival, they found that pile of corn cobs and several round hay bales were ablaze.  Nearby, they found fireworks. “It’s so dry out here,” said firefighter Larry Saxton.  “People need to

  • Arson Ruled Cause of Wayland Fire

    Arson Ruled Cause of Wayland Fire0

      The Clark County Sheriff Office received a report of a building on fire in Wayland on May 30, 2012 at approximately 2215 hours. The Wayland Fire Department responded to the call, then requested aid from  the Clark County Rural Fire Department, Alexandria Fire Protection District, teh Revere Fire Department. All fire departments responded to

  • Showing Honor and Respect

    Showing Honor and Respect0

    HONORABLE DISPOSAL FOR WORN FLAGS–Veterans Bill Ross and Judith Gaston were among the members of VFW Post 4342 and American Legion Post 192 that held a flag burning ceremony on Flag Day, June 14.  The ceremony took place at the Veterans’ Memorial, and dozens of worn or damaged flags were properly retired.

  • Nearly All CCR-1 Teaching Positions Filled For 2012-130

    Nearly All CCR-1 Teaching Positions Filled For 2012-13 By Mike Scott Almost all of the teaching position in the Clark County R-1 School district have been filled for next year, according to Superintendent Ritchie Kracht. “We just had a resignation from Ms. Arevalo, a Running Fox third grade teacher.  We have a nursing position open,

  • Clark Co. Relay For Life To Be Held This Weekend0

    Clark Co. Relay For Life To Be Held This Weekend   “I’m looking forward to this year’s Relay For Life which will be held beginning at 6 p.m., Saturday, June 23, 2012 on the Kahoka city square.  It seems like yesterday that we were organizing our first relay back in 2001 and now we are

  • Clark County Fair One Day Harness Racing to be Held0

    Clark County Fair One Day Harness Racing to be Held   The Clark County Fair will have harness racing, one day only, Sunday, July 29, beginning at 1:00 p.m., sponsored by the Clark County A & M Fair Association, and the Missouri Harness Horsemen’s Association. We encourage everyone to come and enjoy the return of