This Week's News

Maryville Young Players holds auditions

The Maryville Young Players will be holding auditions for the 2017 play “Honk Jr.” “Honk Jr.” marks the 11th show that Pat Immel and Vanessa Parsons have produced. They came up with the idea of starting Maryville Young Players around 12 years ago. They had noticed there were a lot of summer activities in the

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DARE holds 25th annual auction dinner

The 25th annual DARE auction and dinner will open its doors at 6 pm, Saturday, April 8 at the St. Gregory’s Parish gymnasium, 333 South Davis Street, Maryville. Dinner will be served at 6:30 pm with the auction starting at 7:15 pm. The all-you-can-eat barbecue feast will be prepared by Mike Casteel and Phil Smail.

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Hopkins appoints Baldwin to cemetery board

At the April 3 Hopkins City Council meeting, Nathan Baldwin was appointed to the cemetery board. Again this year, Marilyn and Carol Oxley will be mowing, trimming and performing other upkeep items for the 15-acre Hopkins Cemetery. They will charge $600 for each mowing. Discussion was held on delinquent water/sewer accounts with six landowners being

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NoCoMo passes inspections

NoCoMo’s General Manager Nicki Samson gave reports during the board of directors’ regular meeting March 28. Samson stated the department of labor conducts random investigations making sure sheltered workshops are meeting all requirements, meeting the needs of the workers and paying adequate wages. Since the board’s last meeting, the department of labor investigated NoCoMo for

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County workers begin bridge construction

Nodaway County road and bridge crew workers, Jason Gray, Brian Ingle and Cody Runde, weld and install cap metal for the county bridge located on 240th Street close to Mahogany Street recently. The crew will construct three bridges this year. This bridge will be built using pre-poured cement slabs while the other two bridges will

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Head Start students get brand new shoes

Student faces lit up the room at Maryville’s Head Start as each child received a new pair of shoes from the non-profit organization Shoes from the Heart on March 23. Donnie Bonuchi and his late wife, Cindy, started the organization in their home town of Macon in 2012. The couple’s Sunday school class at the

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Area youth to perform in Junie B. Jones

The cast of “Junie B. Jones® the Musical” is ready to perform at 7 pm, Friday, March 31, and Saturday, April 1, and at 2 pm, Sunday, April 2 at The Rose Theater, 120 West Third Street, Maryville. Cast members are, front: Wesley Ware, Aikley Nicholson, Kasey Duchien, Kya Komorech, Taylor Bird; back: Lindsey Allee,

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Maryville home show brings crowd

One of the vendors at the Maryville Home and Better Living Show on March 26 was the Maryville Host Lions promoting the Maryville Farmers Market. Lions, Jerry Lutz, Sam Mason and Korrie Sowards, all on the farmers market committee, answered questions. The farmers market will start Saturday, May 6 at the same location as last

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Maryville council approves add-on features to conference center

The Maryville City Council approved a $156,417 change order for the Mozingo Lake Recreation Park Conference Center during its regular meeting March 27. Last fall, in order to stay on-budget city staff removed several value-engineering items from the project. The change order adds the construction of several items back to the project at reduced cost.

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MPAC announces BIG Art III locations, artists

The Business Indoor Gallery of Art (BIG Art) sponsored by the Maryville Public Art Committee (MPAC) has launched the third art show in Maryville businesses. Purchases may be made by contacting the individual artists. The works will be on display until June 1. Accent Advertising and Signs, 114 East Third Street, has the photography of

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