• Reverend “Eloise” Mary Marx Shoults

    Reverend “Eloise” Mary Marx Shoults0

      Reverend “Eloise” Mary Marx Shoults, 90, of Knox City, Missouri, died Tuesday, December 4, 2013, at the Country Aire Retirement Center in Lewistown, Missouri. Eloise was born on November 11, 1923 in Sparta, Wisconsin, the daughter of Lawrence John “Frenchie” and Effie Bean Marx. She received her education in Sparta, Wisconsin before going to

  • David J. Smith

    David J. Smith0

       David J. Smith, 79, of Newark, MO and Quincy, IL, died Monday, December 2, 2013 in Blessing Hospital in Quincy.    Mr. Smith was born in Quincy to William Price and Helen Marie Schild Smith on April 14, 1934, the youngest of four children.    On December 27, 1952, David married Constance Elizabeth Mae

  • Mary C. Angell

    Mary C. Angell0

       Mary C. Angell, 83, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, died Tuesday, November 26, 2013, at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, Iowa City. Services were held in Cedar Rapids.  Inurnment: Linwood Cemetery, Cedar Rapids. Arrangements with Murdoch-Linwood Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cedar Rapids. Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Elmo; her children,

  • Marilyn Arlene Price Fetters

    Marilyn Arlene Price Fetters0

       Marilyn Arlene Price Fetters, 80 of Cuba, died Monday, November 25, 2013 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Born August 7, 1933 in Kirksville, MO to Benjamin Franklin and Velma Marian (Frances) Price, she married Robert Fetters on November 4, 1948 in Peoria. Surviving are her husband, one daughter, Karen (Michael) Prane

  • New Offerings Of The Knox County Library

    New Offerings Of The Knox County Library0

    By Echo Menges Tracy Mallett is the new Knox County Librarian. She began her duties on September 1, 2013, after Librarian of over 30 years, Marilyn Goodwin, retired. Before becoming Librarian Mallett served as the Assistant Librarian beginning in January of 2011. Mallett is already well known to many Knox countians because she taught high

  • 2013 All-District Football Teams Announced0

    CLASS 1 — QUARTERBACKS — Kyle Popkes, Paris, Jr. (1st) Donovan Edwards, Knox County, Sr. (2nd) — RUNNING BACKS — Aaron Richardson, Milan, Sr. (1st) Trace Windsor, South Shelby, Jr. (1st) Blake Belzer, Marceline, Sr. (1st) Brody Moubry, Knox County, Jr. (2nd) Will McRobert, Scotland County, Jr. (2nd) Dakota Lewis, Marceline, Sr. (2nd) John Arnett,