Area News

New Franklin reviews fireworks and flooding

Fireworks and floodwater dominated the rescheduled City Council meeting in New Franklin, Monday, June 17. The meeting was originally scheduled for Monday, June 10 and was moved as a result flood issues which took priority.

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Four vie for Howard County Queen, Teen contests

Four young women will compete for the title of Miss Howard County Queen, and another four will compete to become Missouri Howard County Teen. The competitions will begin at 7 p.m. on June 26 at the Howard County Fairgrounds.

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19th annual Juneteenth: ‘His truth is marching on’

Fayette’s 19th annual Juneteenth Celebration drew joyous visitors to the historic courthouse square over the weekend.

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City to host rabies clinic June 25

A rabies clinic for dogs and cats will take place next Tuesday, June 25. Co-sponsored by the City of Fayette, Howard County Veterinary Service and Pet Adoption and Welfare Service (PAWS), the clinic will run from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Fayette City Hall Garage on Walnut Street.

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Injured in crash on Hwy 240

A Fayette man was taken to the hospital with moderate injuries following a one-vehicle crash on Highway 240 near where it intersects with State Route P on Monday around noon. 

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Floodwaters recede, roadways reopen, FEMA inspections begin

Floodwaters in and around Howard County have begun to recede and cleanup efforts are underway, but the disaster is far from over. Missouri River levels in Glasgow dropped below major flood state for the first time in weeks. By this time next week it is predicted that levels should retreat to minor flood stage. Major…

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Area Sports

Bulldogs advance to district title game for fourth straight year

The Harrisburg Bulldogs advanced to a district title game for the fourth straight year after defeating the Westran Hornets 5-0 on May 13 in the Class 2 District 14 semifinals. 

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Fayette sending 15 athletes to Jefferson City for state track and field championships

The Fayette track and field program sent 15 athletes to the Class 2 Sectional 2 meet on May 11. Those same 15 are heading to the state track and field championships this weekend. 

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Harrisburg girls take first place at sectional meet

The Harrisburg girls track and field team captured first place at the Class 1 Sectional 1 meet, held at South Callaway High School in Mokane, Missouri, on May 11. 

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Glasgow sending athletes back to state track and field championships

The Glasgow boys and girls track and field teams went to the Class 1 Sectional 3 meet at Russellville High School in Russellville, Missouri, on May 11. Several atheltes advanced to the MSHSAA Class 1 State and Track and Field Championships.

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New Franklin’s season ends with loss to Madison

The New Franklin Bulldogs’ 2019 baseball season came to an end with a 3-2 loss to the Madison Panthers in the Class 1 District 11 Tournament semifinal round. 

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Glasgow season ends with walk-off in district opener

The Glasgow Yellowjackets’ 2019 baseball season ended with a 4-3 loss to the Community Trojans on May 10 in the opening round of the Class 1 District 11 Tournament. 

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