A group of local musicians performed Friday evening on the Ironton Courthouse lawn. The free events are scheduled every Friday at 6 p.m. through the summer. (Bring your lawn chairs.)  A Farmers Market will also be held at the same place every Friday  from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. and Saturdays, from 7 a.m. - noon.

Wednesday, May 29, 2019
A group of local musicians performed Friday evening on the Ironton Courthouse lawn. The free events are scheduled every Friday at 6 p.m. through the summer. (Bring your lawn chairs.)  A Farmers Market will also be held at the same place every Friday  from 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. and Saturdays,... + continue reading

The Spring Mountain Music Festival was held on May 17, 18, and 19 on the Courthouse Square in Ironton. Here a  group of musicians gather for an informal pickin’ session on the square.  Other groups performed in another area of the lawn.

Thursday, May 23, 2019
The Spring Mountain Music Festival was held on May 17, 18, and 19 on the Courthouse Square in Ironton. Here a  group of musicians gather for an informal pickin’ session on the square.  Other groups performed in another area of the lawn. + continue reading

An open house was held Saturday, May 11, for the spruced up caboose at the Arcadia Amtrak Station. - Kathleen Guinan of Annapolis and Carol Kelsheimer chat in the knotty pine interior of the railroad car.

Thursday, May 23, 2019
An open house was held Saturday, May 11, for the spruced up caboose at the Arcadia Amtrak Station. - Kathleen Guinan of Annapolis and Carol Kelsheimer chat in the knotty pine interior of the railroad car. + continue reading

U.S. Congressman Jason Smith (R-8th District) was the keynote speaker for the Iron County Republicans’ Lincoln Day gathering Saturday at Thee Abbey Kitchen in Arcadia.

Friday, April 26, 2019
Local Republicans gathered Saturday at Thee Abbey Kitchen in Arcadia for the 2019 Lincoln Day event. A number of statewide office holders attended, including Lt. Governor Mike Kehoe, Treasurer Scott Fitzpatrick, and keynote speaker U.S. Congressman Jason Smith. The event is designed for... + continue reading

This is the carcass of a 10-year-old bull elk that was shot and left near the Log Yard area of Shannon County. An adult cow elk was also shot and left in the area. MDC asks that anyone with information on this poaching case call (573) 226-3616, ext. 226, or Operation Game Thief at 1-800-392-1111.

Thursday, April 4, 2019
The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is still looking for leads on the two elk shot in Shannon County Feb. 8, near the Log Yard. The Conservation Federation of Missouri (CFM) and Operation Game Thief (OGT) are now offering a $8,500 reward for information leading to the conviction of the... + continue reading

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05/29/2019
Two St. Louis residents were seriously injured in an accident Saturday evening near Lesterville. William C. Olsten, 33, of St. Louis, and Sara E. Schwartz, 35, of St. Louis were both taken by medical helicopter to Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur, according to a report by the Missouri Highway... + continue reading
05/23/2019
A three-year project by Iron County’s Presiding Commissioner, assisted by nearly all the local county elected officials in testifying before state committees, has led to the way mining royalties on federal forest land are distributed. The result will be more money for Iron and Reynolds... + continue reading

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05/29/2019
Two St. Louis residents were seriously injured in an accident Saturday evening near Lesterville. William C. Olsten, 33, of St. Louis, and Sara E. Schwartz, 35, of St. Louis were both taken by medical helicopter to Mercy Hospital in Creve Coeur, according to a report by the Missouri Highway... + continue reading
05/23/2019
A three-year project by Iron County’s Presiding Commissioner, assisted by nearly all the local county elected officials in testifying before state committees, has led to the way mining royalties on federal forest land are distributed. The result will be more money for Iron and Reynolds... + continue reading

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05/29/2019
Champ McMurry and Ashley Cherry, both from Annapolis, were the Over-all Top Winners of the Annapolis 5K Barry Mills Memorial Scholarship Run/Walk on Saturday, April 20, 2019. Champ completed the... + continue reading

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Wednesday, 29/05/19
High school students enrolled in agriculture education courses have the unique opportunity to go beyond the classroom and learn real-world applications in a number of disciplines. Whether it is in... + continue reading

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05/29/2019
by Rick Mansfield   Reminders of how our life is passing.  Poet Joyce Kilmer described life as “…a highway and its milestones the years….” We monitor our... + continue reading

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02/06/2019
This is our first segment of our new video series called The Business Showcase. Call us at 546-3917 to ask us how you can be a part of The Business Showcase! + continue reading

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