Maryville families are on a mission to make an impact in the lives of children in need. They are donating colorfully-wrapped shoebox gifts to be sent to children around the world — many of whom have never received a gift before and have little to call their own. Now through Monday, November 20 is the
This past January, Missourians were reminded of the hazards that can come with a Show-Me State winter and the importance of being prepared and monitoring the weather forecast. Beginning January 12, much of the state was impacted by freezing rain and accumulating ice that impacted roads and power lines. Missourians responded by limiting travel and
The Maryville High School Spoofhound football team was triumphant with a 19-13 Kansas City Center High School Yellowjackets on November 11. The team’s helmets had a red, white and blue sticker for commemorating Veterans Day, along with the Hounds carrying the American flags when the team took the field at the beginning. For more photos
A Northwest Missouri State University graduate, Kate Place, will speak about her experience working in a diverse school setting for the university’s fall Ploghoft Diversity Lecture. The lecture is at 7 pm, Thursday, November 16, in the Charles Johnson Theater. It is free and open to the public. Place grew up in the rural community
Tickets for the Northwest Missouri State University football playoff first round game at Ashland University are now on sale. The game on Saturday, November 18, will be played at 11 a.m. CST. Bearcat fans are encouraged to sit on the visiting sideline. All seats on the visiting side are general admission. Tickets can be purchased here.
The Maryville City Council approved the purchase of a $371,192 Vaccon combination sewer machine from Red Municipal and Industrial Equipment Company, Kansas City during the November 13 meeting. The sewer and jetting machine came in under the budgeted amount and would allow a two-man crew to handle most jobs on a daily basis. For the
The Crosswinds Chapter of the Christian Motorcycle Association will meet at 7 pm, Monday, November 20 at Pizza Hut, 732 South Main Street, Maryville. All interested motorcyclists are invited to attend.
Emily Stark, Northwest Missouri State University senior art major, is having her senior show from 2 to 4 pm, Saturday, November 18 at the site of her completed mural, Northwest AV, 202 East Third Street, Maryville. The Northwest Art Club will provide hot cocoa and coffee during the show. Stark is requesting that photos of
Mary Christine “Chris” Neff, 88, Maryville, died Monday, November 13, 2017, at Village Care Center, Maryville. Visitation will be from 10 am to 11 am, Wednesday, November 15. Funeral services will be at 11 am, Wednesday, November 15 at Price Funeral Home, Maryville. Burial was in Oak Hill Cemetery, Clearmont. Memorials may be made to
Rosann Taylor, 75, Mound City, died Saturday, November 11, 2017. Farewell services will be at 1 pm, Friday, November 13, at Pettijohn and Crawford Family Funeral Service, Mound City. Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Skidmore. Memorial donations may be made to Cowboys for Christ. Online condolences may be left at pettijohncrawford.com. Arrangements are under