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Bond issue eyed for Russellville schools

Published Aug. 23 2016

Taxpayers in the Russellville school district may be asked this spring to consider a new bond issue.

Clarksburg couple's dream of large family comes true

Published Aug. 17 2016

Jennifer and Jason Miller are fulfilling their dream of rearing a large family in a rural home, though it comes...

California schools remember those who died

Published Aug. 3 2016

Lives lost while studying or working at the California School District are memorialized in a new setting in front of...

Russellville elementary gets new principal, familiar face

Published Aug. 3 2016

As Tina Kauffman prepares for another year at Russellville Elementary and Middle schools, it is as principal instead of librarian.

Clarksburg musician popular in local contest

Published Aug. 2 2016

Social media has been essential to Billy Jack Purnell's music spreading across the globe.

Elections to library board

Published Jul. 26 2016

The request for a trial has been denied in the ongoing litigation by the city of Tipton against the Moniteau...

Moniteau County Library still defending in lawsuit

Published Jul. 26 2016

Although a judge recently denied the request for a trial setting, the case of Tipton versus the Moniteau County Library...

Library: senior delivery

Published Jul. 26 2016

"I have to have something to read," said Alma Chambers, a resident at the California Care Center.

Back-to-School 'Fairly' eventful

Published Jul. 26 2016

For Moniteau County parents like Jenna and Larry McCumber, getting their children ready to go back to school can be...

Horses the main attraction in fairs gone by

Published Jul. 20 2016

Precise and majestic high stepping horses once were the anticipated main event at the Moniteau County Fair.

Find a rock, cheer a heart

Published Jul. 20 2016

When Cadence and Haley Winkler looked down as they walked out of a Jefferson City store, they were delighted to...

Quilters patch up library with fabric, patterns, batting and borders

Published Jul. 20 2016

Tuesday afternoons at the Moniteau County Library @ Wood Place, the second floor is abuzz with sewing machines and scissors.

Library travels to day cares

Published Jul. 6 2016

For the last three summers, she been able to share that love for books with little ones at six local...

What's new at the 150th Moniteau County Fair

Published Jul. 5 2016

The Moniteau County Fair and Agriculture and Mechanical Society will celebrate the 150th event July 30-Aug. 6.

Clay family celebrates 150 years of family farming

Published Jun. 29 2016

LUPUS — The tradition of eldest sons inheriting the bulk of their family's assets has sent the Clay family west...

Difficulties well worth the effort

Published Jun. 29 2016

One of the most difficult parts of earning U.S. citizenship is mastering the English language.

Yoga stretching the imagination

Published Jun. 29 2016

Full of noise and energy, school-aged students from Active Learning School walk from their 202 Patrick Street location to the...

3MT An act of faith and service

Published Jun. 29 2016

Painting porch railings or taking care of landscaping needs is more than just a service, it's an act of faith...

Faithful service

Published Jun. 28 2016

Painting porch railings or taking care of landscaping needs is more than just a service, it's an act of faith...

Mid-Missouri woman touts benefits of lavender

Published Jun. 23 2016

Sitting poolside in the Dominican Republic earlier this year, Lola Booth didn't see a single mosquito despite the many warnings...