Belle/Bland News
BELLE — Following a 72-hour waiting period, Belle Mayor Josh Seaver confirmed Friday that the board of aldermen voted 4-0 in closed session Oct. 8 to terminate the employment of Belle Police …
Ed Gehlert said he had an issue with a couple of dogs in December 2017 through February 2018, when the animals were suddenly removed. His neighbor, Brooke Buddemeyer, had dogs that were mean, and …
BELLE — Nearly 30 citizens upset about rising crime rates in town and lack of police patrol lined the walls and filled the chairs at city hall Oct. 8 to talk about their concerns, and discuss …
BELLE — Mayor Josh Seaver said Oct. 9 that after making phone calls to determine where to report Marshal Joe Turnbough’s alleged violation of Missouri Sunshine Law, a request for …
Vienna News
The Vienna Chamber of Commerce (VCOC) is looking for chamber members who are interested in taking on or continuing a leadership role as an officer on the board. At the September chamber meeting at …
It was a beautiful, temperate day in Mid-Missouri with a big crowd of local people coming out to bid or just watch the auction.
Maries R-1 School Nurse Lindsay Otto was recognized for her bravery and competence by the school board, school staff, and administration for saving a life this summer by doing CPR on a young girl. …
VIENNA — The Vichy Fire Department will host the Sixth Annual Leroy Tipton Memorial Tractor Cruise Sept. 15, 2019, at the Vichy Community Park.  Registration for the event will start …
Opinion
Children of Belle

I am not the first (nor likely to be the last) to have issue with the way things are. So I was taught everyone, without exception, has an opinion and that it was a rare occasion when one opinion was …

Early killing frost just missed mid-Missouri and south areas

Mid-Missouri weather flirted with frost Saturday morning. But nothing like the cold front in Northern Corn Belt states. Our low at MU Sanborn Field was 33F, which stayed above the killing-frost temp …

The Father, Son and Holy Ghost, in music

In a previous column I talked about the lack of God in our society as one of the possible causes of violence in America, specifically gun violence. Case in point. When I grew up there was not a …

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