• Dorothy D. Ruppel

    Dorothy D. Ruppel0

       Dorothy D. Ruppel, age 99, of Lewistown, MO, died Wednesday morning, October 30, 2013 at the Country Aire Retirement Estates at Lewistown, MO. Born February 1, 1914 on the family farm south of LaBelle, MO, she was the youngest of eight children; two brothers and five sisters of Harry and Violet Naysmith Dedrick. After

  • Mrs. Billie J. Hoffer0

    Mrs. Billie J. Hoffer, age 84, of Edina, MO formerly of Ewing, MO died Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at Hannibal Regional Hospital at Hannibal, MO. She was born October 6, 1929 in Quincy, IL a daughter of Robert Edward and Marjorie Edens Burks.  She married Arlo Dean Hoffer on November 8, 1950 in Pocahontas, Ark.

  • Elsie Marie Mayer

    Elsie Marie Mayer0

      Elsie Marie Mayer, 86, of Hurdland, Missouri died Wednesday, October 30, 2013, at the Knox County Nursing Home in Edina, Missouri. Elsie was born on September 2, 1927 to Guy Addison and Minnie Belle Stephenson McCarty; the youngest of six children. She graduated from the LaBelle High School in LaBelle, Missouri in the Class

  • New Edina Police Chief Named

    New Edina Police Chief Named0

    On Friday afternoon, November 8, 2013, the official announcement was made by Edina Mayor Davy Strickler that the new Edina Police Department Chief of Police will be EPD Sgt. Kelly Hayes. Sgt. Hayes will take the reigns of the department officially on Friday, November 15, 2013, from the current EPD Chief Roger Waibel. The announcement

  • Missing Teen Taken To Juvenile Detention Center

    Missing Teen Taken To Juvenile Detention Center0

    By Echo Menges According to Edina Police Chief Roger Waibel, on Tuesday morning, November 5, 2013, a 15-year-old juvenile from Edina was reported missing. Members of the Adair County Sheriff’s Office and the Missouri State Highway Patrol found the juvenile in Adair County the same afternoon. The Knox County Sheriff’s Office and the Kirksville Police

  • Fire Alarm In Edina – False Alarm

    Fire Alarm In Edina – False Alarm0

    On Sunday morning, November 3, 2013, at approximately 10:30 a.m., the Edina Fire Department and Knox County Rescue Squad were called to a fire at the state barn off Highway 15 just north of town. According to a member of the Edina Fire Department the call was a false alarm. Smoke could be seen from