MDC finds first case of CWD in southwest Missouri

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports that a young buck harvested in Stone County in early November has tested positive for the deadly deer disease -- chronic wasting disease (CWD). According to MDC, this is the first detection of CWD in Stone County and the first detection in the far southwest region of the state.

Lodge presents check to St. James Middle School

Submitted by the Masonic Lodge

The St. James Masonic Lodge along with Masonic Home of Missouri and their “Creating a Partnership” program presented the St. James Middle School with a check for $1000.00 to be utilized for coats, shoes and hygiene needs for children who are in need of these items.

Central Federal Bank presents Missouri Patriot Paws with $5,000

    One bank is helping make a difference in the lives of veterans and first responders in the Greater St. Louis region. Central Federal Bank presented Missouri Patriot Paws with a $5,000 check on Friday, October 19 at Veterans Memorial Park in Rolla.

Rolla Chamber renamed program Give Christmas

    The Rolla Area Chamber of Commerce has hosted an Angel Tree for over 10 years. The name Angel Tree is a registered trademark of another organization. Therefore, the Chamber has renamed their program Give Christmas. The name has changed, but the mission remains the same.  

Pogue, Leaders honored by EXIT Realty Corp.

    The following local EXIT Realty agents were recently honored by EXIT Realty Corp. International.
    • Amanda Pogue, Franchisee with EXIT Realty Team Leaders in Rolla was honored with the Bronze Award by EXIT Realty Corp. International. The award was given in recognition of closing 25+ real estate transaction sides during the production year July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.