Last updateThu, 06 Mar 2014 1pm
The Sixth Annual “Race to the Rocker” will be held on March 22 in Cuba. The four-mile race from historic uptown Cuba to the site of the World’s Largest Rocking Chair in Fanning is sponsored by JOG, Inc. (Joggers of God, In Cuba). Proceeds from the event go to support local charities.
The Community Foundation of Steelville authorized a total of $5,000 in grants to six non-profit organizations in 2013. Recipients of the funds included the South Central Missouri Literary Council, the Steelville Arts Council, Eagle Flight Ministries, the Steelville Ministerial Alliance/Food Pantry, the Community Child Care Center, and Gibbs Care Center and Manor.
The St. James Fire Protection District responded to a fire on February 28 at a local residence. At 10:45 a.m., emergency responders were notified of a fire at 411 East Scioto. Firefighters spent several hours bringing the blaze under control and have determined the fire was started due to a discarded cigarette.
A Bourbon man was shot and killed by police Wednesday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol is investigating.
Proposed Changes to Sewage and Food Safety Ordinances
The commission met with County Health Department staff regarding a proposed Sewage Disposal System Ordinance and Food Safety Ordinance.
• Agreement establishes a comprehensive framework for future trade, collaboration and economic growth
TORONTO, Ontario – Gov. Jay Nixon announced today that Missouri’s trade mission to Canada has resulted in the state’s first-ever trade agreement with the province of Ontario. The agreement, signed today during a meeting with Ontario’s Premier, Kathleen Wynne, and Minister of Economic Development, E...
In the midst of current trends of stone-age diets and organic meals, primitive tools and skills are on the rise as well.