• School Board Approves Gym Usage Policy

    School Board Approves Gym Usage Policy0

    By Mike Scott   “We have a large demand for gym usage,” CCR-1 Superintendent Dr. Ritchie Kracht said.   A the September school board meeting, the board discussed allowing groups, such as traveling teams, to use the High School gym as well as the Middle School and Elementary Gyms.   At the Thursday, October 10 school

  • Clarence Cannon All Conference Softball

    Clarence Cannon All Conference Softball0

    Clarence Cannon Conference   2013 All Conference Softball Selections Pitchers                  1st Team                                                                2nd Team                                               Honorable Mention Baylee Douglass, Centralia                   Madison Ragar, Palmyra                      Bailey Fohey, South Shelby Kenzie Grossman, Mark Twain            Sammi Overton, Brookfield                  Jordan Simmons, Macon   Catchers                 Sydney Creel, Centralia                        Megan Kearns, Brookfield                    Samantha Henderson, Louisiana Kelsey Martin, Palmyra                        Megan Oiler, Clark County                   Chloe

  • Jerald Howard Medley

    Jerald Howard Medley0

       Jerald Howard Medley, age 62, of Rockford, IL formerly of Knox County, MO, died Saturday, October 12, 2013, at his home in Rockford. He was born March 25, 1951, in Missouri the son of William Howard and Norma Josephine Dinwiddie Medley. He was united in marriage to Regina Elliott at Alton, IL. Surviving are

  • Edina Police Chief Resigns Effective November 15, 2013

    Edina Police Chief Resigns Effective November 15, 20130

    On Monday night, October 14, 2013, after closing part of the regularly scheduled Edina City Council meeting to discuss personnel matters the council reopened the meeting and voted to accept the resignation of Edina Police Chief Roger Waibel effective November 15, 2013. According to a resignation letter given to Mayor Davey Strickler, Chief Waibel stated he

  • Tractor Trailer Hauling Manure Overturned In Northwest Knox County

    Tractor Trailer Hauling Manure Overturned In Northwest Knox County0

    Monday morning, October 14, 2013, at approximately 8:30 a.m. a tractor trailer carrying a tank with approximately 7,000 gallons of manure overturned on State Route C in northwest Knox County. The tractor trailer was traveling north when it went off the right side of the roadway and overturned. The cab of the truck was crushed

  • Fire Update: New Photos

    Fire Update: New Photos0

    Update – Tuesday, October 15, 2013 – A cause of the fire at the Chad Arment residence, more commonly known as the Dabney house, in Edina, remains undermined. The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Missouri Department of Public Safety State Fire Marshal. More information will be released as it becomes available.