Drug bust made after stop on I-44

On April 2, at approximately 8:35 A.M., the Phelps County Sheriff’s Department stopped a black Chevrolet Tahoe for a traffic violation on Interstate 44.  During the course of the contact with the driver and a passenger in the vehicle, the deputy developed probable cause to search the vehicle.  Subsequent to a search of the vehicle, suspected narcotics consisting of methamphetamine, cocaine, and marijuana were discovered in the vehicle.  

Vintage Market III is this weekend

    The third Vintage Market (VM) is just around the corner.  The VM is different in nearly all respects this year.  It quickly outgrew its location of the past two years. The new location will be the Red Shed in Doolittle, MO on 169 Truman.  As per request by patrons, the sale will be expanded to two days this year, trying to offer flexibility to shoppers.  On Friday, April 5, hours will be from noon to 8 p.m. On Saturday, April 6, shoppers will have from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to peruse the wide selection of quality furniture, antiques, collectibles, artwork, upscale accessories, jewelry and plants.  The event is sponsored by the Southern Cherokee Cultural Center (SCCC).

PPQG members to have quilts on display at AQS spring quilt show

    The  Piece and Plenty Quilt Guild members were delighted to see the two quilts  their members created were accepted in the American Quilter’s Society (AQS) spring quilt show in Paducah, Kentucky.

Resale event planned

    VINTAGE MARKET III, an upscale resale event, will be held Friday, April 5 from noon to 8 p.m. and on Saturday, April 6 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Red Shed in Doolittle MO, Exit 179 from I-44, near the intersection of Rt T and Eisenhower.