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Agencies and organizations joined together in search for Canton Ferry accident victims Olen Fretwell and Paul Baalman. Fretwell was in a grain truck. Baalman, the ferry operator, is believed to have been pinned between two grain trucks. BACKWARD GLANCES- DECEMBER 5, 1992
Press News Journal December 10, 1992 Two Lost as Ferry Capsizes in River Two men were presumed dead, after the Canton Ferry loaded with...


Canton Home Destroyed
Canton and LaGrange Fire Departments responded to a mobile home fire at 700 Kimberly Drive in Canton on Jan. 12 shortly before 9 a.m. The home...


La Belle man arrested for assault
Members of the Lewis County Sheriff's Office arrested Daniel E. Hartgrave, age 57, of rural La Belle, Missouri. The Sheriff's Office received a...


Charlie Arnold Honored
Charles Arnold Jr., was honored at a Highland basketball game for his contributions to Highland Athletics and the Highland Booster Club. Present to...


Canton Cheerleaders
The Canton Cheerleaders performs a spirited cheer before the home crowd during the basketball games at Canton homecoming activities.


Canton 1988 Baseball Team Honored
Canton R-V School honored the 1988 Tiger Baseball team on the 30th Anniversary of their Final Four appearance. This team was the second team at...


Ayerco Participates in Check Out Hunger Campaign
Ayerco stores in northeast Missouri participated in a Check Out Hunger campaign in December to benefit The Food Bank for Central and Northeast...


Fourth grade honors Karlie
Fourth Grade students at Canton Elementary School recently honored Karlie King and had a special Christmas exchange. Instead of buying each other...


Canton Homecoming
The 2018 Canton Homecoming Court. Pictured are: Alyssa Cochran (2016-17 Queen), Brody Smith, Shelby Turgeon (Junior attendants), Koy Smith,...


O'Dear Plans Lewistown Visit
Craig O'Dear will visit Stanley's Diner, Hwy 6, in Lewistown, Mo., Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 9 a.m. O'Dear has formed a committee in preparation for a possible bid...
January Freeze
The glare of the sun over the frozen lake at Wakonda State Park does little to melt the ice during the extremely cold weather in Lewis County....


Sheriff's Office Seeking Man
The Sheriff's Office is currently seeking the whereabouts of Erik P. Hickerson, age 37, of 29480 Magnolia, Durham, Missouri. Hickerson is wanted...


The Dr. Farrah Natural Medical Center in the Philippines From Canton to Manila: Jack and Farrah Bunch
“I truly believe I was led, to be exactly where I’m supposed to be, doing exactly what I’m supposed to be doing. Once I met my wife, the world...


Local Announcements
Walk-In Clinic Opens The Blessing Health System Convenient Care Clinic in Canton, Missouri, is now open inside the County Market grocery store....


Big Winner
Julie Collins of Canton was the big winner in the Niemann Foods County Market 100 Anniversary Celebration. Pepsi and Frito Lay were the sponsors of...