Arbela, MO

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One injured in rollover following chase on 218

LEE COUNTY – One man was injured and sent to Henry County Health Center following a vehicle rollover that resulted from a high speed pursuit into Lee County. The vehicle was heading southbound on Hwy 218 out of Henry County into Lee County when Lee County deputies deployed stop sticks just north of 190th Street.
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$20,000 reward offered in Memphis stolen machinery case

MEMPHIS, Mo. — The Scotland County Sheriff's Office announced this week that $20,000 in reward money is being offered for information leading to the arrest and conviction of two men wanted in connection with a recent stolen machinery case. Sheriff Bryan Whitney told KTVO that Ed's Machinery, the victim...
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Home Destroyed by Fire in Rural Knox County

A local family of five has been displaced by a devastating fire in rural southwest Knox County. The fire began at approximately 2:51 p.m. on Monday, June 20, 2022, at the Cameron residence on Nightingale Ave. off State Route F approximately five miles south of Hurdland. The Hurdland, Novelty/Plevna, Baring...
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FM boys fall on road at Davis County

BLOOMFIELD – Fort Madison a runner in scoring position in the top of the seventh but couldn’t bring him around as the Hounds fell to Davis County 5-4 in a non-conference game Tuesday night. Aidan Pennock (1-2) took the loss for Fort Madison allowing all five runs on...
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CO2 pipeline route change in Lee County prompts additional meetings

DES MOINES – The Iowa Utilities Board (IUB) today filed a letter approving the dates, times and locations for 13 additional public informational meetings requested by Navigator Heartland Greenway LLC (Navigator). The meetings are to discuss Navigator’s proposal to build and operate a large-scale pipeline system that will capture and transport liquefied carbon dioxide from local facilities spanning approximately 1,300 miles across five Midwest states, including Iowa.
Pen City Current

For the Record – Monday, June 27, 2022

06/24/22 – 10:30 a.m. – Fort Madison police responded to a report of a burglary in the 1500 block of Avenue L. 06/24/22 – 1:21 p.m. – Fort Madison police responded to a report of larceny/theft in the 5100 block of Avenue O. 06/24/22 – 4:10...

Tigers defeat Warriors 8-1 in second to last conference game

The #3 team in Class 1A the New London Tigers knocked off the Van Buren County Warriors 8-1 The Tigers opened with a strong opening frame when they tallied four runs. The inning was highlighted by a Kooper Schulte two-run homer and six Tiger walks. After on the Tigers lead 4-0. After the Warriors stranded a runner in the second inning, the Tigers added two more runs with a Carter Allen RBI to lead 6-0 after the second inning. After a scoreless third inning, the Tigers would tally one more run in the fourth inning. The RBI would be a sac fly from Ryan Richey to give the Tigers a 7-0 lead after the fourth. The fifth inning saw the Warriors crack the scoreboard when Bailey Roen drove in Jackson Manning to cut the lead to 7-1. The Tigers would tally one run and would go on to win 8-1.
Memphis Democrat

Harold Neal Kirkpatrick Obituary

Harold Neal Kirkpatrick, born December 1942, passed away with his family by his side at the age of 78. Neal is survived by wife Dawn; daughter Ann (Jahaziel) Cantu; grandchildren Elijah, Elizabeth, and Lydia; sister Nola (Joe) Boyd; sister-in-law Marjorie Delaney; and numerous other family members and friends. He is...

Anniversary Card Shower

Don and Dean Brown of Williamstown will celebrate their 70th Wedding Anniversary on July 7, 2022. Share a favorite memory with a card shower to the couple at: