Murray Bishoff: Now is time to enjoy the good times
(Column ~ 08/14/17)
While traveling through southern Illinois last month, I stopped for lunch in the town of Staunton, established in 1859, population 5,000, with a downtown that looked much like old Pierce City. I complimented the Subway clerk on the well-maintained downtown district. The teen dismissed the commendation, adding, “There’s nothing to do here.”...
Woman injured in wreck near Washburn
(Local News ~ 08/14/17)
A Warrensburg woman was injured Saturday in a wreck at 1:20 p.m. on Farm Road 2225, two miles north of Washburn. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Kylie Boucher, 21, of Warrensburg, was driving a 2013 Chevrolet Cruz southbound when her vehicle failed to yield to and was struck by a 1998 Jeep Cherokee, being driven by Robert Stubblefield, 35, of Cassville...