Mark Twain National Forest (Potosi-Fredericktown District) Supervisor Sherri Schwenke explains the latest Crane Lake efforts in a public meeting last week in Arcadia.

Thursday, July 19, 2018
The good news about Crane Lake is that the engineering studies have concluded the dam is fixable, although the kind of repairs has not yet been determined and that decision might take another year and a half. In the meantime, the National Forest Service has accepted bids for the construction of... + continue reading

Sagging Ceiling

Sunday, July 15, 2018
Members of the Iron County Commission contemplate the conference room ceiling at a recent commission meeting. The large hole was made to find the cause of some sagging ceiling portions. The commissioners were fearful of water damage - a leaking roof has led to some water damage in other areas of... + continue reading

Craig Thomas

Sunday, July 15, 2018
Professional Artist Craig Thomas of Farmington (above) works on a copy of Edgar Degas’s “The Millinery Shop” during the third annual Arcadia Valley Chalk Festival held Saturday, June 30, at The Arcadia Academy.  Winning artists in all categories included:  (Junior... + continue reading

Missouri Gov. Mike Parson visited the Arcadia Valley Career Technology Center as part of an area tour emphasizing budget efforts and his office’s legislative priorities.

Sunday, July 15, 2018
Gov. Mike Parson visited the Arcadia Valley Career-Technology Center last Thursday, June 28, to emphasize both his legislative priorities and the education funding in next year’s state budget. Traveling with him was First Lady Teresa Parson. The governor was given a tour of the CTC... + continue reading

Volunteers and outdoor enthusiasts joined Ironton Mayor Bob Lourwood for a ribbon-cutting designating the opening of the Shepherd Mountain Trail from the Trailhead in Pilot Knob to Shepherd Mountain Lake. From left are Bill Bennett, Jon Jones, Ella Jones, Mary Lou Fabry, Jim Hemphill, Isaac Jones, Alex Trowbridge, Jim Erpenbach, Mayor Lourwood, Toni Erpenbach, Andrew Jones, Alexander Jones, Heather Jones and Rev. Keith Huffman.

Thursday, June 28, 2018
“We started working on this trail about two years ago,” said Mayor Robert Lourwood after cutting a ribbon designating the official Shepherd Mountain Trail opening Saturday morning (June 16). “What we wanted was a trail that came from the Shepherd Mountain Trailhead out here to the... + continue reading

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07/19/2018
The good news about Crane Lake is that the engineering studies have concluded the dam is fixable, although the kind of repairs has not yet been determined and that decision might take another year and a half. In the meantime, the National Forest Service has accepted bids for the construction of... + continue reading
07/15/2018
If you would like to personally meet and talk with candidates for office in the upcoming August Primary election, be on the Iron County Courthouse lawn on Thursday, July 26. Candidates of both political parties are invited to attend and make a few remarks (five minutes or less) about their... + continue reading

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Mark Twain National Forest (Potosi-Fredericktown District) Supervisor Sherri Schwenke explains the latest Crane Lake efforts in a public meeting last week in Arcadia.

07/19/2018
The good news about Crane Lake is that the engineering studies have concluded the dam is fixable, although the kind of repairs has not yet been determined and that decision might take another year and a half. In the meantime, the National Forest Service has accepted bids for the construction of... + continue reading
07/15/2018
If you would like to personally meet and talk with candidates for office in the upcoming August Primary election, be on the Iron County Courthouse lawn on Thursday, July 26. Candidates of both political parties are invited to attend and make a few remarks (five minutes or less) about their... + continue reading

Sports

Bobby Powell
06/28/2018
An Ironton man entered four areas of competition in the recent St. Louis Senior Olympics and won first place in three of them. The competition was held at the Jewish Community Center in Creve... + continue reading

Arcadia Valley’s Gracee Smith dribbles the basketball on a fast break in the Lady Tigers’ 87-64 win over Twin Rivers in the District Tournament. Katie Whited runs down the left side. Smith had 20 points and Whited had 16.  

 

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Help MDC by reporting tagged paddlefish! Remember please do NOT remove tags from undersized or released paddlefish. 

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Community

Thursday, 19/07/18
Arcadia Valley High School student registration days will provide the opportunity for students to have a smooth start to this school year. This is different than the way the school has done it in... + continue reading

Miss Missouri 2018 Katelyn Lewis recently visited her grandmother Lena Patterson at the Baptist Home.

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Lesterville Future Business Leaders of America members.

 

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Valley Views

07/19/2018
  by David Gifford   Ocean’s 8 is directed by Gary Ross (Free State of Jones) and stars Sandra Bullock (The Proposal) as Debbie Ocean, Cate Blanchett (Carol) as Lou, Anne... + continue reading

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