Schools
Mark Twain High School National Honor Society Inductees

Mark Twain High School National Honor Society Inductees

New members were recently inducted into the National Honor Society at Mark Twain High School. Names of the new members appearing front, middle, to back row, left to…

Mark Twain High School Graduates 54 Seniors

Mark Twain High School Graduates 54 Seniors

Fifty-four seniors graduated from Mark Twain High School at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 17. A packed gymnasium watched as the seniors marched in to the tune of “Pomp…

Gallery

Greenlawn Memorial Chapel: The Oldest Original Structure Wood Frame Church in Ralls County

Greenlawn Memorial Chapel: The Oldest Original Structure Wood Frame Church in Ralls County

Once Greenlawn, a bustling little town, now rests peaceful quiet farmland. Sitting on the northeast…

Brush Creek Catholic Church is Rich with History: Paved the Way for First Black Priest

Brush Creek Catholic Church is Rich with History: Paved the Way for First Black Priest

Sitting a couple of miles west of Spalding sits a little stone church that is…

St. Paul Catholic Church: The Mother Church of the Roman Catholic Faith of Northeast Missouri and Beyond

St. Paul Catholic Church: The Mother Church of the Roman Catholic Faith of Northeast Missouri and Beyond

Tucked in a clearing just off Route EE between Center and Perry, stands the beautiful…

Installation at Perry Christian Church

Installation at Perry Christian Church

Sunday, May 31st was a wonderful day at Perry Christian Church as the church shared…

Columns

Rain Rain Go Away…

Rain Rain Go Away…

From the Editor | June 24, 2015 There was a brief interlude of sunshine and blue skies last weekend. Neighbors rushed to mow and the roar of…

Rain Showers Bring Showering Memories

Rain Showers Bring Showering Memories

From The Editor | June 18 Last week I hung a shirt out to dry during a brief sunny spot between rain showers. I had gotten ink…

New London Park Days – One of the Best

New London Park Days – One of the Best

From The Editor | June 11, 2015 Small town festivals are great – great food, great fun, and great catch-up visits with friends. Once again New London…

Why a Poppy?

Why a Poppy?

From The Editor | May 28, 2015 Standing at the crossroads of Route J and 154, poppies in hand and granddaughter at my side. Every year members…

Social

Fourth of July Festivities

Fourth of July Festivities

Events will start on Friday night, July 3rd with the Miss Perry and Little Mr. & Miss contests.  On Saturday, the day will start with the parade…

Upcoming Softball Tournament: Players Needed!

Upcoming Softball Tournament: Players Needed!

Social | June 24, 2015 The New London Park Days Organization is hosting a Co-Ed Slow Pitch softball tournament at the New London Community Park Ball Field…

Ralls County Court House Open House

Ralls County Court House Open House

News | April 30, 2015 Ralls County Courthouse held an Open House on April 30, 2015 so citizens could see the new Prosecuting Attorney’s office and the…

Benefit for Shriners Children’s Hospital

Benefit for Shriners Children’s Hospital

Social | April 30, 2015 A benefit for Shriners Children’s Hospital was held at the Junction restaurant in Perry on April 26. Over $7,000 was raised with…