Iron Countians turned out to show the colors for the 1st Annual July 4th Parade. It was a colorful display of red, white and blue around smiling faces headed down Main Street in Ironton.  The event was sponsored by the City of Ironton and The Mountain Echo.

Friday, July 12, 2019
Iron Countians turned out to show the colors for the 1st Annual July 4th Parade. It was a colorful display of red, white and blue around smiling faces headed down Main Street in Ironton.  The event was sponsored by the City of Ironton and The Mountain Echo. + continue reading

The 4th Annual AV Chalk Festival was held Saturday at the Arcadia Academy. The event was for “just for fun” artists, serious artists vying for cash prizes, and for spectators, too.

Thursday, July 4, 2019
The 4th Annual Arcadia Valley Chalk Festival winners have been announced. The festival was held Saturday, June 29, at the Arcadia Academy. Artists competed in three categories for cash prizes. There was no charge for spectator admission and the event also included games for the attending... + continue reading

Mural refurbished

Thursday, June 20, 2019
Tom Miles, Jesse Auten and David Missey of Miles Signs in Virbunum hang the 12 panels of the refurbished Battle of Pilot Knob Mural at the intersection of Missouri Highway 21 and Ironton’s Main Street. Miles has been renovating the 48-feet-long mural since March. The project was made possible... + continue reading

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

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07/04/2019
A hearing concerning the Iron County Medical Center’s (ICMC) Chapter 9 bankruptcy has been continued until 9 a.m. on Aug. 6. The hearing was held Tuesday, June 25, at the Rush H. Limbaugh, Sr. Federal Courthouse.  The judge presiding the case brought the attorneys for both sides into... + continue reading
07/04/2019
ommissioners has passed a resolution in opposition to a proposed ban on feral hog hunting in the Mark Twain National Forest.  It has also sought and received the support of a regional county commission organization. “The resolution states that the County Commissioners are opposed to... + continue reading

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07/04/2019
A hearing concerning the Iron County Medical Center’s (ICMC) Chapter 9 bankruptcy has been continued until 9 a.m. on Aug. 6. The hearing was held Tuesday, June 25, at the Rush H. Limbaugh, Sr. Federal Courthouse.  The judge presiding the case brought the attorneys for both sides into... + continue reading
07/04/2019
ommissioners has passed a resolution in opposition to a proposed ban on feral hog hunting in the Mark Twain National Forest.  It has also sought and received the support of a regional county commission organization. “The resolution states that the County Commissioners are opposed to... + continue reading

Sports

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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Bob and Mary Lott

Friday, 12/07/19
Mr. and Mrs. Robert W. Lott celebrated 67 years of marriage on Tuesday, July 2. Mary (Green) Lott and Robert William Lott were united in marriage on July 2, 1952 at his parent’s (Grover and... + continue reading

Valley Views

07/04/2019
Dear Editor: Very nice upgrade to the Battle of Pilot Knob mural painting in North Ironton, on cover of last week’s (June 19) Mountain Echo. Replacing the distant background mountains... + 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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