The AV Fall Festival Queen candidates have been announced. Among them are (from left): Freshman Candidate Allie Tyndall, Sophomore Candidate Hannah Helvey, Junior Candidate Emmalea Nelson, and Senior Candidate Laney Tucker.

Sunday, October 14, 2018
The AV Fall Festival Queen candidates have been announced. Among them are: •Freshman Candidate Allie Tyndall, daughter of Brian and Rachel Tyndall of Ironton. Her escort will be Isaiah Eudy, son of Jeremy and Amanda Eudy of Ironton. •Sophomore Candidate Hannah Helvey, daughter of... + continue reading

Scouts (from left) Hunter Hogan, Malichi Windle, James Bridges and Garrett Redinger were among those helping in the Flag Retirement Ceremony.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Members of Boy Scout Troop 403 and Cub Scout Pack 403 incinerate worn-out U.S. flags, part of a formal flag retirement ceremony held on Sunday, September 30 at the Arcadia Valley Sports Complex. The traditional ceremony is a respectful way to dispose of flags that have become too worn and tattered... + continue reading

Joining John (left) on the Honor Flight was his twin brother, Carl Mertens (right). They both had the opportunity to meet up with their niece, Laura Mertens, a resident of the Washington D.C. area. John is an Army vet, while Carl is a Navy vet.

Monday, September 24, 2018
Since 2009, the Central Missouri Honor Flight organization has been giving elderly veterans a free trip to Washington D.C. to see the memorials that have been erected in their honor. John Mertens of Ironton recently returned from such a trip and was enthusiastic in recommending it to other vets... + continue reading

Libby Turner and her mom, Betsy, at the Matterhorn in Switzerland.

Thursday, September 6, 2018
An Arcadia Valley High School student was among a group of Missouri musicians who toured Europe this summer for a series of concerts. Libby Turner, the daugher of Corby and Betsy Turner of rural Arcadia, was nominated by her band instructor, Charles Lee, for the tour, organized by Voyagers... + continue reading

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10/14/2018
A Salem man was seriously injured and a Bixby man received moderate injuries in a two-vehicle collision on Thursday, October 4, in Iron County. Carl A. Norris, 39, of Salem, received serious injuries and was taken by ambulance to Salem Memorial Hospital. Tyler W. Dennison, 25, of Bixby,... + continue reading
10/11/2018
An Arcadia woman was seriously injured in an accident in St. Francois County on Friday, September 28. Breana L. Sikorski, 26, was taken by medical helicopter to Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, according to a report by the Missouri Highway Patrol. Sikorski was driving a 2008 Ford Focus... + continue reading

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10/14/2018
A Salem man was seriously injured and a Bixby man received moderate injuries in a two-vehicle collision on Thursday, October 4, in Iron County. Carl A. Norris, 39, of Salem, received serious injuries and was taken by ambulance to Salem Memorial Hospital. Tyler W. Dennison, 25, of Bixby,... + continue reading
10/11/2018
An Arcadia woman was seriously injured in an accident in St. Francois County on Friday, September 28. Breana L. Sikorski, 26, was taken by medical helicopter to Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, according to a report by the Missouri Highway Patrol. Sikorski was driving a 2008 Ford Focus... + continue reading

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10/14/2018
The Arcadia Valley Lady Tigers Varsity Volleyball Team beat Valley of Caledonia 25-6 and 25-5 on September 27 at Valley of Caledonia. Katie Whited was the Player of the Game. Maddie DeMent led in... + continue reading

The Arcadia Valley Middle School Cross Country Teams competed in the Cape Notre Dame Meet on September 29. Alyssa Glanzer (left) got a 18th place medal and Savannah Boeving got a 21st place medal.

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South Iron’s D. J. Prater medaled and took 6th place in the Cape Notre Dame Cross Country Meet on September 28.

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Students earn MMTA ratings - From left:  Kailyn George, Dylan George, Audrey McCulley, MacKenzie McAllister and Emily Parker (teacher) - photo taken at The Baptist Home.

Sunday, 14/10/18
Several students from the Arcadian Academy of Music participated in the District Competition for the Missouri Music Teachers Association held in Cape Girardeau on Friday, September 21.  The... + continue reading

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10/14/2018
A new report from the Government Accountability Office found that by not expanding Medicaid, Missouri’s rural population will be put at a greater risk of losing their hospitals and reducing... + continue reading

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