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Family recipes win awards at Chili Cookoff

HANNIBAL | Family recipes proved popular at Saturday’s Hannibal Jaycees Chili Cookoff at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center, helping chili teams take home awards.

Eugene Field repeats as Lighthouse school
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Eugene Field repeats as Lighthouse school

HANNIBAL | Students at Eugene Field Elementary School are getting an early start in learning to become leaders and achieve goals, and the school has again been certified a Covey 7 Habits Lighthouse school.

Kerns embraces new art form for exhibit
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Kerns embraces new art form for exhibit

HANNIBAL | “Nothing has changed my whole way of doing art like this has,” said Hannibal artist Pat Kerns.

Todd Ahrens named Chamber of Commerce Pacesetter
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Todd Ahrens named Chamber of Commerce Pacesetter

Todd Ahrens was honored twice during the Hannibal Area of Commerce's 111th annual meeting and banquet Feb. 1 at the Rialto Banquet Hall

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Todd Ahrens named Hannibal Chamber Pacesetter

HANNIBAL | Todd Ahrens was honored twice during the Hannibal Area of Commerce's 111th annual meeting and banquet Feb. 1 at the Rialto Banquet Hall.

Police report thefts, stealing from cars
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Police report thefts, stealing from cars

The Hannibal Police Department received five reports of burglary or stealing at local homes on Sunday, Jan. 26, and most involved stealing from an unlocked vehicle, according to Lt. M.L. Routh, the HPD patrol division manager

Wings teams are double winners
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Wings teams are double winners

Two of the wings teams competing at the Great Wingsby were double winners in the 16th annual Wing Ding co-sponsored by the Jaycees of Hannibal and Mark Twain Distributing on Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center.

Open Door Prayer ministry offering a place to pray
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Open Door Prayer ministry offering a place to pray

HANNIBAL | After experiencing the power of prayer in healing for their major health problems, Bill Cumberlidge and Brenda Clement of Hannibal decided to begin a ministry, Open Door Prayer, offering people an opportunity to drop in and pray, either individually or with others.

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Hannibal Salvation Army campaign sets record

HANNIBAL | A contest between four Hannibal service clubs donating their time as bellringers helped the Hannibal Salvation Army raise $115,226, surpassing its 2019 Christmas campaign goal of $110,000.

Kahoka student wins oratorical contest
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Kahoka student wins oratorical contest

HANNIBAL | Four high school students in Zone 1 of the American Legion High School Oratorical Contest gave speeches focusing on the Constitution on Sunday, Jan. 19, in their zone contest at the American Legion Hall in Hannibal. Each had previously won their county and district contests.