Municipal and school board filings end in January
(Local News ~ 12/21/17)
Filings for both municipal and school board elections began last Tuesday, December 12th with the filing period ending on Tuesday, January 16, 2018. Positions open for filing on Portageville City Council include the offices of Alderman Ward I, Alderman Ward II and Municipal Judge...
December Municipal Court Report
(Police/Fire Report ~ 12/21/17)
The following cases were heard in the Portageville Municipal Court on December 7, 2017 by Judge Chris Stinnett. Fines ordered include Court Costs: Blake Hunt – Failure to register vehicle $85.00; Mark Nolan Manley – Speeding $225.00, Failure to drive on right half of roadway $225.00; Jacob Cook – Defective equipment $150.00; Cassidy Paige Fields – Failure to register vehicle Suspended imposition of sentence, 6 months unsupervised probation and $34.50 in Court costs, No insurance, Suspended imposition of sentence, 6 months unsupervised probation and $34.50 in Court costs; William L. ...
Christmas: God’s Sovereign Arrangement
(Column ~ 12/21/17)
In just a few days we celebrate again the most wonderful mystery of Divine love in the coming of the Lord Jesus Christ as our Savior. As those Bethlehem bells ring again across the miles and down the centuries let us pray that the meaning and message of Christmas be more real than it has ever been before...
North Pemiscot beats Campbell in seventh place title
(High School Sports ~ 12/21/17)
CAMPBELL, Mo. - The No. 7 seeded North Pemiscot Mustangs outlasted the No. 8 seeded Southland Rebels 53-22 in the seventh-place game at the Campbell Christmas Tournament Friday afternoon. North Pemiscot led 16-5 after one quarter and 24-13 at halftime before increasing its lead to 40-18 by the start of the fourth period...
Two New Laws to Honor Our Nation’s Heroes & Their Families
(Column ~ 12/21/17)
For most of us, the holiday season is a time to be with our families and celebrate all of our blessings. That’s not the case for the thousands of service members who are deployed overseas and their families. For them, the holiday season is a poignant reminder of the sacrifices they make for the blessings we enjoy. ...
Stories from Thursday, December 21, 2017
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