Last updateWed, 12 Mar 2014 9am
The Sixth Annual “Race to the Rocker” is just around the corner, set to take place on March 22 in Cuba. Anyone is welcome and encouraged to participate or attend this event, sponsored by JOG, Inc. (Joggers of God, In Cuba). The four-mile race from historic uptown Cuba to the site of the World’s Largest Rocking Chair in Fanning is one that has steadily grown in popularity for a variety of reaso...
With the change to Daylight Savings Time, the Steelville Fire Protection District reminds residents to change the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in their residences to ensure the devices are working properly. Using the spring and fall time changes as a reminder to change the batteries and test the detectors is important in reducing the chances of a life-threatening fire.
Sole Hope will host a barefoot dance and walk-a-thon to raise money to assist children in Uganda. This weekend both events will be held at the Firehouse Coffee Shop on Hardy Street and will be used to raise awareness about the need to help African children.
A Bourbon man was shot and killed by police Wednesday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating.
Crawford County students from Bourbon, Cuba, and Steelville participated in Law Day at the courthouse on Thursday, March 6, an event sponsored locally by the Crawford County Republican Women. This is a national event, established first by President Dwight Eisenhower in 1958 to mark the nation's commitment to the rule of law.
During the week of March 6, Phelps County commissioners:
• Heard from Treasurer Carol Green, who informed the commission that CART Funds received in March were down 0.86 percent, motor vehicle sales tax funds were up 13.53 percent, and motor vehicle fees were up 28.42 percent over the same period in 2013.
JEFFERSON CITY - Missouri's campaign season would be extended by two months under a measure presented to a Senate committee.
Many Missouri mushrooms are edible, but safe, successful mushroom hunting begins with good identification skills and a basic understanding of when, where, and how mushrooms grow. To help with mushroom identification, the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Runge Conservation Nature Center in Jefferson City is hosting a Mushroom Madness workshop from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Sat., March 15. Th...