• Kaser Murder Suspects Plead “Not Guilty”

    Kaser Murder Suspects Plead “Not Guilty”0

    By Echo Menges According to court documents, the men accused of murdering Edina native, Carmilita Kaser, 92, in her Moberly home on Easter Sunday, March 31, 2013, have plead “not guilty.” Jeffrey Jay Nichols, 22, of Moberly and Christopher Demond Lewis, 18, of Macon stand accused of the murder. Each of the men are facing

  • State Auditor Has Released the Knox County Audit Follow-up Report

    State Auditor Has Released the Knox County Audit Follow-up Report0

    JEFFERSON CITY (May 22, 2013) – State Auditor Tom Schweich today released the follow-up report to his Dec. 2012 audit of Knox County. Here are the findings from Schweich’s audit and their current status: Financial Condition: In Progress Property Taxes: Implemented Account Book and Annual Settlements: In Progress Tax Books: Implemented Receipts: In Progress Capital Improvement

  • Clark Co. Earns Five Medals At State Track Meet

    Clark Co. Earns Five Medals At State Track Meet0

    Sophomore Renae Buschling earned two medals in the distance events of the Class 2 State track meet. Buschling ran the 1600 meters in 5:26.07 seconds for the sixth place medal. The sophomore won a bronze medal in the 3200 meters in 11:47.95 seconds. Sophomore Jessica Roberts placed fifth in the discus, with a throw of

  • Congratulations, Class of 2013 Graduates

    Congratulations, Class of 2013 Graduates0

    Sixty five students stepped onto the stage in the Clark County High School gym on Sunday, May 19, to accept their diplomas, marking the milestone of their high school graduation. The Prelude and  Processional were played by the Clark County High School band, under the direction of Bob Dooley. CCR-1 Superintendent Ritchie Kracht welcomed the class

  • Bank of Monticello Acquires Kahoka Heartland Bank & Trust0

    The Bank of Monticello, with headquarters in Monticello, Missouri, recently entered into an agreement to acquire the Kahoka, Missouri banking facility of Heartland Bank and Trust, Bloomington, Illinois. The Bank of Monticello will acquire approximately $13 million in deposits and $3 million in loans. The transaction is subject to regulatory approval and is expected to

  • MU Announces Flagship Scholarship Recipient from Clark County

    MU Announces Flagship Scholarship Recipient from Clark County0

    COLUMBIA, Mo. – Thomas Shannan, Kahoka, has been selected as the Clark County recipient of the University of Missouri Flagship Scholarship. The scholarship is worth up to $15,000 per year and will cover tuition and fees, as well as other educational expenses, including room, board and books at MU. Thomas is the son of Dawn