Top area athletes honored at Semoball Awards
(High School Sports ~ 07/02/14)
More than 150 high school athletes from Southeast Missouri were recognized Saturday at the inaugural Semoball Awards at the Show Me Center. Nineteen individuals were named the Player of the Year in their respective sports, and two-time ESPY award-winning athlete and the first quadruple amputee to reach the summit of Mount Kilimanjaro, Kyle Maynard, spoke at the event...
Supreme Court Rules for Hobby Lobby in Religious Liberty Case
(State News ~ 07/02/14)
WASHINGTON -- Today the U.S. Supreme Court ruled against Obamacare's HHS mandate compelling religious employers to subsidize insurance for contraceptives and abortifacients. The owners of Hobby Lobby, who brought the case, are Evangelical and object to abortifacients...
Francis and Sally Hulshof
(Anniversary ~ 07/02/14)
Francis Hulshof and Sally Krapf were married June 26, 1954 at St. Teresa Catholic Church in Glennonville, MO. They have lived on and farmed the same farm for 60 years and counting! They've been blessed with 6 children- David, Janet, Randy, Karen, Mary and Diana- 10 grandchildren and a new granddaughter-in-law...
John R. Ellis
(Obituary ~ 07/02/14)
John R. Ellis was born March 25, 1931 in Brinkley, AR and died June 28, 2014 in Germantown, TN. He was raised in Portageville. He attended Central College in Missouri on a basketball scholarship prior to entering the US Air Force during the Korean War. He graduated from Southeast Missouri State University, received his M.B.A. from the University of Arkansas and his J.D. from Southern College of Law...
Inmates face more Charges after Assault inside Jail
(Local News ~ 07/02/14)
NEW MADRID- Two New Madrid County inmates face additional charges in connection with an attack on a fellow inmate. Rasheik A. Harris and Daniel M. Hamilton are charged with assault and armed criminal action in connection with the June 21 attack on Larry Lyons...
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