• Shelbina Police Department Honors Benn For Service

    Shelbina Police Department Honors Benn For Service

    • September 21, 2018

    By Marlana Smith   The Shelbina Police Department honored Vanessa Benn, who recently retired from the Shelby County Sherriff’s Department and as a 911 dispatcher, was presented with a Meritorious Service Award, on Thursday, September 13, at the Shelbina Police Department by City Marshal Jerry Fenton. The certified stated impart, “During her career she served

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  • Four Items Of Property Stolen In Leonard

    Four Items Of Property Stolen In Leonard

    • August 31, 2018

    By Marlana Smith   Two residents were affected by theft on Thursday morning, August 30, at 3:30 a.m., in Leonard. Jim and Donna Belt, had a 1996 220 Bayou Kawasaki four wheeler stolen from their home. Jim said, “It [four wheeler] was under a carport just 25 yards behind [west] my house. The four wheeler

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  • Governor Parson Announces Emergency Water And Hay Access For Farmers

    Governor Parson Announces Emergency Water And Hay Access For Farmers

    • August 20, 2018

    Today, in response to worsening drought conditions throughout the state, Governor Parson announced the availability of water for family farms at 28 Department of Conservation areas and five Department of Natural   Resources state parks. Governor Parson also announced the creation of a lottery for farmers interested in haying, free of charge, on almost 900 acres

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  • USDA Funded Shelby County 911 Equipment Project

    USDA Funded Shelby County 911 Equipment Project

    • August 17, 2018

    By Marlana Smith   The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) funded Shelby County 911 equipment project. Shelby County 911 received a grant in the amount of $27,400 and a loan for $148,200. According to Shelby County 911 Director Mary Lu McConnell the 911 dispatch office was in need of new equipment because their equipment

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