Belle/Bland News
The Belle Board of Aldermen on Sept. 14 closed the commuter parking lot on Alvarado Avenue known as “the tracks” to loitering after a local business owner expressed concerns about …
A unanimous decision by the Belle Board of Aldermen on Sept. 14 to raise taxes for the city was not approved by the Missouri State Auditor’s Office due to a paperwork deficiency according to …
Vienna/Vichy News
The youth who showed and sold their animals at the 2021 Maries County Fair’s livestock show and auction were a credit to the community.  These FFA and 4-H members displayed a lot of …
Friday, Sept. 10, 2021, the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps will mark its 59th anniversary. In 1962, this youth organization was created to teach America’s youth the significance of maritime service …
It is a good sign of success when a local business is booked-up and booming from the very beginning. This is what the Farmers’ Meat Market in Vienna is experiencing as it serves an important …
Opinion
The politics of vaccinations

A  year ago, before being elected President, Joe Biden was skeptical of a vaccine for COVID-19. In a September 2020 interview, Biden suggested a vaccine would be unsafe because then-President …

Need Money, Don’t Cut That Walnut Tree, Sell the Walnuts!

I always figure the yellow leaves on the walnut trees tell me a lot about the upcoming fall. This year that yellowing foliage on the walnuts here on Lightnin’ Ridge is really late. Could be …

Another September day from my memory

The date was Saturday, Sept. 9, 1978. I was a freshman at the University of Missouri in Columbia playing a round of golf for my dormitory on the University’s course as part of an intramural …

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