Two area veterans took an Honor Flight to Washington D.C. on September 28, spending a busy day visiting important sites along the way. U.S. Navy veteran Stanley Mitchell and U.S. Army veteran Paul Moody were able to take the trip, thanks to the St. James High School Student Council and the Pacific VFW.
Cuba has a new sweet spot! The Sugar Shack, owned by Justin and Megan Leathers, opened recently with all kinds of sugary goodies to satisfy your sweet tooth.
In celebration of Veterans Day, WGU Missouri is offering $75,000 in scholarships to veterans, active-duty military, reservists and military families who are interested in furthering their education.
Crawford County Commissioners reported they have agreed to postpone further planning for a potential coroner’s facility, probably until they see who files as a candidate for the office next year.
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports the presence of Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) in 16 new counties across Missouri. Collaborative efforts by MDC staff, Missouri Department of Agriculture inspectors, and USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service officers, EAB has been detected in Benton, Boone, Cooper, Douglas, Holt, Howard, Howell, Linn, Montgomery, Morgan, Nodaway, Osage, Ozark, Pettis, Putnam, and Randolph counties this year.
Show-Me-Select replacement heifer sales offer cow-herd profits for both sellers and buyers.
For sellers, sales reward a year of care given heifers raised and bred under University of Missouri Extension plans.