Family tradition - Abbey Rouse applies frosting to some cupcakes with the help of her little brother, Tanner.

Thursday, August 16, 2018
By Randi Sargent Abbey Rouse, age 10, adjusts a gallon-sized bag of blue frosting in her hands as she decorates two trays of cupcakes. Her parents, Darwin and Katherine Rouse, owners of Thee Abbey Kitchen, are not the only entrepreneurs in the bakery business, and Abbey isn’t the only kid... + continue reading

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

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

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

Amelia Morton plays a severely injured young woman who is transported from the scene by Air Evac.

Sunday, May 20, 2018
The students at Viburnum High School got a grim reminder Friday, May 18,  that tragedy can strike at even the best of times. A “mock accident,” using students as actors in a head-on collision, was staged at the school by a number of agencies, including the school administration... + continue reading

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08/16/2018
The 27th annual Arcadia Valley Lions Club Rodeo is set for this weekend, August 17 and 18. The event begins at 8 p.m. each night. “We should have a really good show for people this year,” said Rodeo Chairman Kenny Wooten. Some 200 participants will compete in rodeo events... + continue reading
08/16/2018
An Annapolis man has been charged in connection with a shooting last week in Reynolds County. John Carr, Jr. has been charged with Assault in the 1st Degree (Class A Felony), Burglary in the 1st Degree (Class B Felony), Armed Criminal Action (Unclassified Felony), and Unlawful Use of a Weapon (... + continue reading

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08/16/2018
The 27th annual Arcadia Valley Lions Club Rodeo is set for this weekend, August 17 and 18. The event begins at 8 p.m. each night. “We should have a really good show for people this year,” said Rodeo Chairman Kenny Wooten. Some 200 participants will compete in rodeo events... + continue reading
08/16/2018
An Annapolis man has been charged in connection with a shooting last week in Reynolds County. John Carr, Jr. has been charged with Assault in the 1st Degree (Class A Felony), Burglary in the 1st Degree (Class B Felony), Armed Criminal Action (Unclassified Felony), and Unlawful Use of a Weapon (... + continue reading

Sports

08/16/2018
Wappapello – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is seeking public input on a possible regulation change for crappie fishing at Wappapello Lake in Wayne County to both allow anglers... + 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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Community

Thursday, 16/08/18
A long-time AV School District R2 principal and superintendent will be honored with a special get-together on Friday, September 15. The event will highlight the Maguffee Years - 1965-1988. Those... + continue reading

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

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08/16/2018
by David Gifford   The Hurricane Heist is a movie directed by Rob Cohen (The Fast and the Furious) and stars Toby Kebbell (Kong: Skull Island) as Will, and Maggie Grace (Fear the Walking... + continue reading

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