Education
Froman and Polett Awarded Music Scholarships

Froman and Polett Awarded Music Scholarships

The Quincy Conservatory of Music recently held its 2015 music scholarship competition and awarded music scholarships to five area piano students.  Jeffrey Brown, DMA, Associate Professor of Piano,…

Local Student Awarded Scholarship

Missouri State University recently awarded scholarships to incoming students for the 2015-16 academic year. These students were selected from those who applied based on their ACT (American College…

Sports

All State and All District Team

Five members of the Canton High School baseball team were selected to the 2015 Missouri…

Local Archer to Compete In Rome

Local Archer to Compete In Rome

Brooke Miller, of rural Ewing, is 14 years old and just completed her Freshman year…

Missouri Outlaws Win Tournament

The Missouri Outlaw softball team traveled to Moberly Missouri to play  in the Glory Classic…

High School Baseball

High School Baseball

Canton baseball won against Highland on May 11. The score was 14 runs to 3…

Regional News

Troop B Officers To Conduct DWI Saturations During July

Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces that sometime during the month of July 2015, Troop B officers will conduct DWI enforcement saturations in…

Have A Safe Memorial Day Weekend

The first long weekend of summer will be here soon. Memorial Day weekend is an opportunity to enjoy visiting family or friends, go to one of Missouri’s lakes,…

Memorial Day Weekend Enforcement Programs

  Captain James E. Wilt, commanding officer of Troop B, Macon, announces upcoming plans for Troop B officers to participate in Operation C.A.R.E. and 20-Mile Trooper enforcement programs…

Government

LaGrange Election Results

The City of LaGrange held an election on April 21. Mike Lowe defeated incumbent Mayor Ronnie Powers with a vote of…

Graves Mobile Office For Lewis County

Members of U.S. Representative Sam Graves’ staff will be holding Mobile Office stops in Northeast Missouri on Thursday, April 23. Graves’…

Columns

Backward Glances

Backward Glances

45 Years Ago The Canton Press-News May 21, 1970   Aubrey N. (Jake) Allen, associate professor of business administration and economics at Culver-Stockton College, is retiring at…

Maywood News

Maywood News

By Loretta Bringer     Bobby, Rachel, and Dalton Shepherd were in Shreveport, LA over the weekend visiting Bobby’s brother and sister-in-law, Rob and Paula Shepherd. They…

Lewistown News

Lewistown News

by Erma Dee Jones   Memorial Day guests of Erma Dee Jones were her sister, Betty and Don Barron of Hoopeston, Ill. They arrived on Thursday and…

LaGrange News

LaGrange News

By Myrna Hoteling   What is an activity performed by 40 percent of all people at a party? Snooping in your medicine cabinet. On Memorial Day, Nancy…

Social

Lewis Celebrates Birthday

Lewis Celebrates Birthday

Rosemary Lewis of LaGrange celebrated her 88th birthday with family and friends on June 20 at Washington Park in LaGrange, Mrs. Lewis (seated)  is pictured with her…

Celebrate Anniversary

Celebrate Anniversary

Rick and Karen Porter of Lewistown, Mo celebrated their 30th Anniversary on June 6, 2015. Rick and the former Karen Lawson were married June 6, 1985 at…

Barron’s Celebrate Anniversary

Barron’s Celebrate Anniversary

Mr. and Mrs. Donald Barron celebrated 65 years of marriage on June 15, 2015. Donald Barron and Betty Thrasher were married June 15, 1950 in Canton ,…

Celebrating 40 Years of Marriage

Celebrating 40 Years of Marriage

Kenneth and Alberta Pryor of 25864 307th St, Maywood, Mo will be celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary on June 6, 2015. Mr. Pryor and the former Alberta…