Club News: Kiwanis Club discusses highway signage
(Community Sports ~ 10/07/20)
With respect to social distancing, the Marshall Kiwanis Club held its regular meeting Tuesday, Oct. 6, at the “Rock” First Presbyterian Church on East North St. Gary Fetter offered the invocation, and Club President Marty Smith led the Pledge of Allegiance and called the meeting to order, with 11 members in attendance. Club President Elect Sharon Crawford introduced her guest and the club’s newest member, Becky Uhlich...
Lady Owls sweep district team, doubles titles
(High School Sports ~ 10/07/20)
MHS Round-up: Cross Country, Swimming (B), Tennis (G)
Marshall Schools discusses turfing for the high school football field, Return to Learning
(Local News ~ 10/07/20)
Marshall School Board member Ellen Lance presented a new packet of information regarding turfing for the Marshall High School’s football field. During a special board session on Tuesday evening, Oct. 6, it was discussed in past meetings, the district has $250,000 reserved for this project. ...
Letter to the Editor: Happy with Fitzgibbon care
(Letter to the Editor ~ 10/07/20)
I’m sure you as patrons cannot know what wonderful servers we have in our local hospital until you have been forced to experience it as I have. After my fall at my home, breaking my hip, I have profited from their care at Fitzgibbon. From the ambulance ride to my last day at the hospital, the capital word CARE has influenced every move they have made...
Richard Lee Adkison
(Obituary ~ 10/07/20)
Richard Lee Adkison, 75, of Columbia, formerly of Gillam, Mo., passed away on Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020, at the Harry S. Truman Veterans Hospital. He was born Feb. 13, 1945, in Kansas City, Mo., to the late James and Constance (Aaron) Adkison. Dick and Diana Straub were married on March 4, 1966, in San Antonio and were married 54 years upon his death...
Cities receive over $150K in county tax revenue
(Local News ~ 10/07/20)
Greg Swift, representing Marshall Junction and board president for the Develop Saline Advisory Board, read the total distribution which the five county entities would receive from economic development. During the Develop Saline Advisory meeting held on Wednesday morning, Oct. 7, Swift asked each board member to give community updates before announcing the total distribution...