Month: July

BJ council works through summer agenda

The city council of Burlington Jct. met on July 9 with a shorter agenda to address due to an extra meeting held June 25 where the council adopted the town’s 2019-20 budget. The budget expenses included the same amount for Alliance work as this past year, however, the contract states a three percent annual increase,

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Maryville native enters class of 2023 at the US Naval Academy

Mason Walk, a 2019 Maryville High School graduate, was inducted into the Naval Academy Class of 2023 on June 27 and began six challenging weeks of basic midshipman training as part of plebe summer. Walk is the son of Scott Walk and Karen Walk, Maryville. Approximately 1,200 candidates are selected each year for the academy’s

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Jayme Johnston

David and Tracey Johnston, Parnell, announce the birth of a son, Jayme Louray, born Friday, June 14, 2019, at Mosaic Medical Center – Maryville. He weighed nine pounds and five ounces and joins sister, Annabelle Johnston. Maternal grandparents are Terry and Jane Wyer. Paternal grandfather is Bert Johnston. Maternal great-grandmother is Jean Adams.

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Donna Job

Donna L. Kain Job, 77, Maryville, died Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at her home. Services will be 10 am, Saturday, July 20, 2019, at Bram Funeral Home, Maryville. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Mrs. Job has been cremated under the direction of Bram Funeral Home.

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Mary Riley

Mary A. Riley, 68, Maryville, died on Tuesday, July 9, 2019. Services will be at 10 am, Friday, July 12, 2019, at the Laura Street Baptist Church.  The burial will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery, Maryville. Memorials can be directed to the funeral home to help with final expenses. Online condolences may be left

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Kathy Gladman

Kathy Lynn Gladman, 56, Hopkins, died Thursday, July 4, 2019, at Mosaic Care Center – Maryville. Funeral services were July 9 at Bram Funeral Home, Maryville.  Burial was in the Hopkins Cemetery, Hopkins. Memorials are suggested to the family to help with final expenses. Online condolences can be left at bramfuneralhome.com.

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Weldon wins NNL Photo Contest

“The Naughty Little Frog” photo entered in the 2019 Nodaway News Leader’s Sixth Annual Photography Contest by Addison Weldon, 12-year-old daughter of Adam and Sherra Weldon, Maryville, was the grand prize winner garnering the most points by the three judges and Facebook likes. Kay Wilson, NNL publisher-owner, congratulated Addison and presented the $100 worth of

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MoDOT to replace four bridges on Highway 46 in Nodaway County

The Northwest District of MoDOT held an informational session on July 9 at the Maryville airport regarding the four bridges to be replaced on Highway 46. The bridges, located west of Maryville at White Cloud Creek, Big Slu, Florida Creek and Stream, are in the design, right-of-way acquisition and public input phases. The project bidding

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MoDOT to resurface Route 46 in Maryville

New asphalt will be put down next week on portions of Route 46, which is First Street, in the Maryville city limits. Maintenance crews from the Missouri Department of Transportation plan to close the road in one block segments from 7 am to 3:30 pm from Monday, July 15 through Friday, July 19. As they

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Geography with Goudge

The 90th annual Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star game was held Tuesday, July 9 in Cleveland, OH. This week’s map of Major League Baseball All-Star Players over the past 10 years (354 total players) is based upon where the players attended high school. States in the South and West are the leading per capita producers of All-Stars.

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