Atchison, KSatchisonglobenow.com

Juneteenth festivities begin in Atchison

Atchison kicked off its Juneteenth celebration with the opening ceremonies Saturday morning that went throughout the evening and included the reading and presentation of the Proclamation by Mayor Abby Bartlett, Juneteenth Royalty Recognitions and Drill Team Performance by The KC Marching Falcons. Some of the other festivities included rides, food,...
Saint Joseph, MOPosted by
St Joseph Bulletin

Here’s the cheapest gas in Saint Joseph Saturday

(SAINT JOSEPH, MO) Depending on where you fill up in Saint Joseph, you could be saving up to $0.30 per gallon on gas. According to a survey by GasBuddy, US Oil at 601 S 22Nd St was the cheapest station in the area, with regular listed at $2.59 per gallon at the pumps Wednesday. That was compared to Trex Mart at 211 Roseport Rd, where a gallon of regular was selling for $2.89.
Savannah, MOkq2.com

Vintage Tractor Show gathered in Savannah on Saturday

(SAVANNAH, Mo) Tractors were lined up in the grass next to the Andrew County Museum for all to see. Tractors ranging from the 1930's to even the 1980's were in line and on display Saturday. The event wasn't just about showing off the tractors, it also had fun events for...
Saint Joseph, MOnewspressnow.com

St. Joseph Public Library offering summer activities

The St. Joseph Public Library is hosting multiple activities for all ages to encourage summer reading. “We have the reading program itself, which is tracked through Beanstack,” Jess Gould, the youth services manager of the East Hills Library, said. “And then through that app, we have a ton of different activities, from reading challenges to weekly scavenger hunts, and all sorts of stuff in between.”
Saint Joseph, MOnewspressnow.com

Convent’s closing spurred some interesting moves

Did you attend Lafayette High School? How about Benton? If so, you may have cringed when a proposal came along to close those schools in a reorganization effort. That would be only natural. A number of us are around, though, whose high schools — Christian Brothers, the Convent, Bartlett and...
Maryville, MOmaryvilleforum.com

Tenaska Clear Creek wind farm awards $3,000 in scholarships

MARYVILLE, Mo. — Tenaska Clear Creek Wind, LLC, owner of Tenaska Clear Creek Energy Center, a 242-megawatt (MW) wind farm located north of Maryville in Nodaway County, announced this week a new college scholarship program for students graduating from Maryville and North Nodaway schools. The program will award a total...
Saint Joseph, MOnewspressnow.com

YWCA honors role models in St. Joseph community

Every year, the St. Joseph YWCA honors female role models during its Women of Excellence Awards. The event, which is typically a luncheon at the Civic Arena, will be virtual for the second year and aired at 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. on June 17. During the awards ceremony, outstanding volunteers and leaders are spotlighted, and women in the community share their stories of how the YWCA has touched their lives.
Savannah, MOnewspressnow.com

Savannah woman dances into her 103rd year

Datha Roberts has danced through most of the second half of her life, and turning 103 isn’t stopping her. The Inspirations Dance Center was full of friends and family as they celebrated Roberts’ birthday recently. According to her grandson Greg Roberts, she has been square dancing since the 1970s when she and her husband helped start the Savannah Sashayers club.
Nodaway County, MOnodawaynews.com

Farmers Markets open in Nodaway County

With the start of summer, two farmers markets are open in Nodaway County on Saturdays. Crow Timber Pickings and Produce is taking place in Ravenwood. At the fire station and on West Hawk Street, the market is from 8 am to whenever on Saturdays. Setup is free, the vendor must provide all amenities and locations are on a first come, first served basis.