Maryville Young Players presents Alice in Wonderland, Jr.

The White Rabbit. The Cheshire Cat. Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee. Talking flowers. A crafty Caterpillar. The Mad Hatter. The Queen of Hearts. And, of course, Alice! One of the most famous children’s books of all time and a Disney classic film comes to life as Maryville Young Players (MYP) presents Alice in Wonderland, Jr.

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Jury convicts Ravenwood man in death of former Parnell mayor

An Atchison County jury found a Ravenwood man guilty of Felony Involuntary Manslaughter in the 2nd Degree on June 6 before Fourth Circuit Associate Judge Corey Herron. Marlin F. Meyer, 72, was found guilty of criminal negligence and could face up to four years in prison. In August 2017, a Nodaway County grand jury indicted

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Maryville council works through annexation properties

The Maryville City Council held three public hearings dealing with annexation of properties prior to the May 30 regular meeting. The properties were: an acreage owned by Nodaway County near South Depot; land along Leigh Wilson Industrial Drive owned by the city; and 63 acres owned by the Vinardi Trust laying east of Wal-Mart. No

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Geography with Goudge

Soon an NBA Champion will be crowned. This choropleth map is based on where the current 450 NBA roster players attended high school. Two areas in the eastern half of the US, that is the Mid-Atlantic urban core and rural south central states, standout as leading per capita producers of players. Professional basketball is truly

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NNHS Animal Shelter announces summer hours

The New Nodaway Humane Society has announced new hours for summer at the animal shelter, 829 South Depot, Maryville. The shelter will be open from noon to 4 pm on Tuesdays and Saturdays and 3 to 6 pm on Wednesdays and Fridays. Appointments may be made to view the animals on Thursdays by calling 660.562.3333.

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Memory Cafe provides social outing

Memory Cafe will be held from 10 to 11 am, Thursday, June 14 at the Gathering Space, First United Methodist Church, 102 North Main Street, Maryville. The cafe is a social outing for people with memory loss and their care partners. Reservations are welcome, but not required. To register or for more information, call SSM

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Beebusters to gather

The Northwest Missouri Beebusters monthly meeting is from 7 to 9 pm, Monday, June 11 at the Nodaway County Administration Building. Anyone who is interested in bees is welcome to attend. For more information, visit the Facebook page, Northwest Missouri Beebusters.

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Democrats to meet

The Nodaway County Democrats monthly meeting is 6 to 8 pm, Monday, June 11 at the Wesley Student Center, 549 West Fourth Street, Maryville. For more information, contact Elyssa Ford at NodawayCountyDems@gmail.com.

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Skidmore Community Betterment meet, seeks quilt entries

Skidmore Community Betterment will meet at 6 pm, Monday, June 11 at Newton Hall, Skidmore. Interested individuals are invited to attend. SCB is seeking entries for the quilt show to be held during the Skidmore Community Day on Saturday, June 16. For more information, contact Holly Cronk at Ferlunknat Farm, Maryville, 660.224.2195. Jane Martin, Skidmore,

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