GEBHARDT FILES FOR RE-ELECTION

Howard County Associate Judge Mason Gebhardt has announced that he is filing as a candidate in the 2018 August primary and November general election for another term on the Republican ticket. Gebhardt, with the exception of college, has been a life-long resident of Howard County. Born at Keller Hospital, he attended grade school at St.…

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2017 Pesticide Applicator Training Offered in Howard County

The University of Missouri Extension Office in Howard County will be offering two training sessions for pesticide applicator training on Feb. 1, in conjunction with the Keller Building Open House. Participants may choose from a time slot of 1-3 p.m. or 6-8 p.m. Training will be in Conference Room #2 in the Keller Building in…

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Observations regarding City Government

Letter to the editor: You have pointed out some of the flaws in Fayette’s government and leadership. In 1980 we moved into Fayette. Our lives have been fairly average, with age deciding it is time to move to Florida. If you want affirmation of your article, you certainly have mine. The city did not fix…

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Melba June (Hendrix) Fleck 1926-2018

Melba June (Hendrix) Fleck 1926-2018 Melba passed away peacefully on Jan. 10, 2018, at the Cooper County Hospital Extended Care Facility in Boonville, surrounded by her children. She was 91. She was a member of the Nelson Memorial Methodist Church, PEO, the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and the South Howard County Historical Society.…

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Thomas Edward Whiteside 1955-2018

Thomas Edward Whiteside 1955-2018 Thomas Edward Whitesides was born January 14, 1955. He passed away January 4, 2018. He is survived by his mother and many other family members. Tommy was dearly loved and will be missed. For those who wish to celebrate his life, there will be a simple memorial Sunday, January 28 at…

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Lane Skelly 1957-2018

Lane Skelly 1957-2018 Lane Skelly passed away Jan. 12, 2018 at his home. He was 60. He was born Jan. 17, 1957. Memorial service will be at 1 p.m., Friday, Jan. 19, at Faith Family Church. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Friemonth-Freese Funeral Home in Fayette. A complete obituary will be posted on…

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Billy Clark 1937-2018

Billy Clark 1937-2018 Bill Clark passed away January 11, 2018 at his home outside of Fayette, MO. He was 81 years of age. Billy J. Clark was born January 6, 1937, in Lisbon, MO, the son of Carl and Lucy Temple (Bodle) Clark. Bill was drafted by the U.S. Army and served his country from…

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Noted in Brief 01.17.18

• NEW FRANKLIN SR CITIZENS DANCE cancelled until further notice • NEW FRANKLIN SCHOOL BOARD will meet Wednesday, Jan. 17 at 6 p.m. in the school library • FAYETTE SCHOOL BOARD will meet Wednesday, Jan. 17 at 7 p.m. in the High School library • MLK LUNCHEON AT CMU Thursday, Jan. 18, luncheon $5 at…

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