Hamilton headed to National High School Rodeo Finals

The Missouri High School Rodeo State Finals were held May 29 through June 2 at the Lucky J Arena in Carthage, Missouri where the top High School Rodeo athletes from Missouri, and neighboring states Nebraska and Kansas, competed for their chance for a State Championship title.

Summer enrollment increases by 30 percent at East Central College, Three for Free Program is a success

    The classrooms of East Central College are full this summer, thanks in part to Three for Free – an initiative giving area high school students a chance to take a tuition-free summer course.

Local Wound Care Center® participates in sixth annual Healogics Wound Care Awareness Week

    The Wound Care Center® at Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital, a member of the Healogics network, is helping raise awareness of chronic wounds during the sixth annual Wound Care Awareness Week, being held from June 3 to June 7.       

Crawford County Relay For Life raises $40,000 at annual event – PHOTO GALLERY

Superheroes from all walks of life came together on Friday, June 7, to fight for a cure for cancer at the 19th Annual Crawford County Relay for Life. The event was held at the Recklein Historical District, where a total of $40,000 was raised for the American Cancer Society to help fight cancer in all its forms.