Music Under the Stars season begins June 4
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Music Under the Stars season begins June 4

HANNIBAL | Steppin' Back, the Hannibal band that traditionally opens and closes the seasonal Music Under the Stars concerts, is again scheduled twice in this year's concert dates. The band plays '60s, '70s and '80s rock and roll.

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Hannibal Rural Fire Protection District receives improved rating

HANNIBAL | The Hannibal Rural Fire Protection District has been notified it will have an improved rating effective Sept. 1.

Obituaries

Obituary: Mary E. Stewart

Mary E. Stewart, age 97, of Hannibal, passed away at 4:05 p.m. Thursday, May 28, 2020, at Beth Haven Nursing Home. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Smith Funeral Home and Chapel of Hannibal.

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Obituary: Larry E. Fogle

Larry E. Fogle, 73, of Hannibal, passed away at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 25, 2020, at his home. There will be a private life celebration of Larry’s life for family Friday at the James O’Donnell Funeral Home of Hannibal. There are no funeral services planned at this time. Arrangements for cremation are under the direction of the James O’Donnell Funeral Home.

Obituary: Lynn A. (Howarth) Lindhorst, JAN. 9, 1946 – MAY 28, 2020
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Obituary: Lynn A. (Howarth) Lindhorst, JAN. 9, 1946 – MAY 28, 2020

Lynn A. (Howarth) Lindhorst, 74, of Hannibal, passed away at 2:58 a.m. Thursday, May 28, 2020, at Luther Manor Nursing Home in Hannibal.

Cole County judge considers Monroe County murder case bond reduction

Cole County judge considers Monroe County murder case bond reduction

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. | A Cole County judge is considering a motion to reduce a $500,000 cash-only bond for a former Missouri Department of Corrections officer charged with first-degree murder in the death of his fiancée near Middle Grove more than two years ago.


James A. Addie, 53, was charged with first-degree murder by Monroe County Prosecuting Attorney Talley Kendrick Smith in the April 28, 2018, death of Molly Watson, 35, of Huntsville, Mo. Addie was employed as a corrections officer at the time of his arrest, according to Missouri payroll records.


Earlier this month, Addie's attorney, T.J. Kirsch, said that Addie's $500,000 bond is excessive under the Missouri Constitution. Moreover, he said that a pretrial risk assessment found that Addie is not a threat.

Clemens Field to host exhibition games this summer

Clemens Field to host exhibition games this summer

HANNIBAL | Historic Clemens Field will be put to use this summer as the Hannibal Parks and Recreation Department has decided to allow teams to play exhibition games and tournaments.

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Harley rider injured in accident

PALMYRA, MO. | James W. Hill, 77, of Manchester, Iowa, suffered minor injuries in a motorcycle accident at 1:28 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, in rural Marion County. He went by private vehicle to Hannibal Regional Hospital.

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Palmyra man injured in crash

HANNIBAL | Matthew W. Cashman, 29, of Palmyra, Mo., went by Marion County ambulance to Hannibal Regional Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries suffered in a one-vehicle crash at 6:20 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, in Marion County.

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Teen drowns in Marion County pond

PHILADELPHIA, MO. | Jayden T. Richardson, 19, of Sumner, Mo., died in a drowning accident at 12:15 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, in a private pond in rural Marion County.