Area News

Stroupe announces candidacy for re-election to Commission

My wife and I are grass farmers. Our harvesting machines are 65 cows and 140 meat nanny goats. It’s the time of year when every where we step there are baby calves and baby goats. In the middle of the long days I’ve neglected to announce I have filed for another term with Howard County…

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Fayette City Council recognizes Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month and moves on Show Me PACE program

In their regular meeting Tuesday, March 6, the Fayette City Council witness the signing of a proclamation, approved a public event, and moved toward approving and ordinace. With the arrival March, which is Developmental Disability Awareness Month, Mayor Kenneth O’Brian signed a proclamation in recognition of Developmental Disability Awareness Month. Two municipal candidates, one for…

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New Franklin City Council discusses events, pumps and communication

At the New Franklin City Council regular session Monday, March 12, new Ward 1 Alderman David Breshears presented Mayor Jerry Thornton with a handmade gavel which was immediately put to use. It was noted that the Annual New Franklin Cork and More Wine Walk will be this weekend. Sue Thompson approached the council requesting a…

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Armstrong Community Choir Easter Cantata
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Lady Jackets go to Show Me Showdown
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Flaspohler Announces Candidacy for Circuit Clerk

Charles J Flaspohler is announcing his candidacy for the office of Howard County Circuit Clerk ex officio Recorder of Deeds. Flaspohler has helped develop and implement the state wide Child Support System and under his leadership, the recorder’s office has transferred indexing from books to computer which allows for faster and more complete searches; and…

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Area Sports

Lady Jackets are Ozarks-bound after dominant win over Norborne

BY MIKE URSERY SPORTS EDITOR The Glasgow Lady Jackets are Ozarks-bound after punching their ticket to the Show-Me Showdown, held March 8-10 at Missouri State University. The Lady Jackets earned the right to play in the Class 1 girls final four by defeating the Norborne Lady Pirates 60-41 in the quarterfinal round on March 3.…

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Hale sets another program record as Eagles advance to Heart Tournament title game

BY MIKE URSERY SPORTS EDITOR People who have had the privilege of watching Dejonee Hale play for Central Methodist University are probably convinced there’s nothing she can’t do on a basketball court. The senior guard, who came to CMU from Anchorage, Alaska, has more than etched her name into the CMU women’s basketball program’s history.…

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Milan uses confident shooting to down Harrisburg in sectionals

BY MIKE URSERY SPORTS EDITOR It’s not common to see a high school basketball team shoot just under 60 percent for an entire game. The Milan Wildcats did it, shooting 59 percent from the floor in an 89-79 win over the Harrisburg Bulldogs in the sectional round of the Class 2 MSHSAA state playoffs on…

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Eagles’ home unbeaten streak ends with loss to Graceland

BY MIKE URSERY SPORTS EDITOR The No. 7 Central Methodist men’s basketball Eagles were a perfect 16-0 at Puckett Field House during the regular season. That home record improved to 17-0 after the Eagles defeated Mount Mercy in the quarterfinals of the Heart of America Athletic Conference Tournament. That home streak was snapped when the…

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Kent signs NLI with Missouri Valley College

Fayette senior Chavez Kent signed a National Letter of Intent to play football at Missouri Valley College on Feb. 7. The day was designated at National Signing Day for college football. Kent played varsity football for four seasons with the Fayette Falcons. On defense, he had 279 tackles and 25.5 sacks as a defensive end…

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Falcons reach new high in Pallardy era

BY MIKE URSERY SPORTS EDITOR The Fayette Falcons reached a new milestone under fifth-year head coach Ben Pallardy last week. The team set a new career-high for season wins for Pallardy. The Falcons went 18-9 last year, extending a trend of improvement after Pallardy’s first season. This season, Fayette picked up their 18th win on…

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