Tournament closes MJTA summer season
(Community Sports ~ 06/28/19)
Parent/Child tourney finishes out activities
Lexington mayor resigns over ongoing Facebook attacks
(Community News ~ 06/28/19)
LEXINGTON (AP) — The mayor of a Missouri town resigned Tuesday, citing hatred, attacks and lies about him on Facebook. Lexington Mayor Fred Wiedner wrote an open letter to the city saying the job was no longer worth the battle. “I did not sign up for this mess. Or, possibly I did and just didn’t realize how mean people could be,” the letter said...
Pachyderm club’s ice cream social to feature Loren Spivack
(Local News ~ 06/28/19)
The Salt Fork Pachyderm Club will hold its annual ice cream social on Thursday, July 18, at the Martin Community Center, in Marshall. This year’s social includes guest speaker Loren Spivack. Spivack, “the free-market warrior,” was born and raised in Massachusetts and spent most of his adult life in New York City as a management consultant before becoming active in politics. ...
Loretta N. Absher
(Obituary ~ 06/28/19)
Loretta N. Absher, 98, of Marshall, MO, died Thursday, June 27, 2019, at The Living Center in Marshall. Funeral arrangements are pending at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall.
Letter to the Editor: playground
(Letter to the Editor ~ 06/28/19)
Dear Editor In reply to the complaints voiced in your June 26 edition: A completely new and modern park is bound to attract exploration of all kinds, but it soon settles down. There are always people like this when something as new and exciting as our new playground arrives. The old playground is completely neglected, and, in my opinion infinitely more dangerous aside from being blazing hot. Try the slide sometime...