Area News

Lincoln Public School Memorial Committee to host Memorial Day events

The Board of Directors, Lincoln Public School Memorial Committee are making final preparations for Memorial Day weekend of events. On Saturday, May 25 the committee will host an Appreciation Nite, 6 p.m. at The Nest Banquet Room, 108 South Main, Fayette. The event is open to the public at no charge, and a way for…

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New Franklin R-I receives incentive check

The New Franklin Board of Education received a check from Ameren Missouri during its regular board meeting Wednesday, May 15. The school district participated in an LED Conversion proposal from VOSS Lighting. The  objective of which is “to take advantage of LED technology and Ameren Incentives, to reduce the monthly and annual cost of energy…

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Kirby, Frees will receive Quilts of Valor at Memorial Day ceremony

A Memorial Day service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at the veteran’s memorial on the south side of Fayette’s historic courthouse square. The solemn holiday pays tribute to those men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice while serving in the United States military.

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Abbey’s now open in Glasgow

A new business has opened in downtown Glasgow. Howard County native Abigail Beeler held a Grand Opening for Abby’s on Saturday, May 11. The store, which features “antique, artisan, and assorted goods,” is located at 101 Market Street. The former home of The Corner Store, Abbey’s has anything from vintage to handmade items, candles, gift…

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Fayette High School graduates 41

Fayette High School seniors received their diplomas during the annual graduation ceremony Friday night. A total of 41 students walked across the stage.

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Central Methodist graduates nearly 400 students

The rain didn’t stop the celebration on Saturday, May 11, as about 400 Central Methodist University students joined friends and family to recognize their academic accomplishments. 

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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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