Obituaries

Obituary: Ann Marie Wheeler

Ann Marie Wheeler, age 94, of Perry, Mo., formerly of Hannibal, passed away at 11:35 a.m. Wednesday, July 1, 2020, at her son's home. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Smith Funeral Home and Chapel of Hannibal.

Traffic fatalities rise despite less traffic
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Traffic fatalities rise despite less traffic

In NEMO, slight dip in fatalities attributed to reduced traffic from coronavirus pandemic

Gyms deal with the fallout of the pandemic

HANNIBAL | As lockdowns have been lifted, gyms have re-opened with new challenges of keeping clients safe.

Pawn shop loans fall, purchases climb, amid the pandemic
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Pawn shop loans fall, purchases climb, amid the pandemic

Area pawn shops like Rags to Riches in Hannibal and West Quincy Pawn Shop in Taylor witnessed several changes to their businesses while they remained open throughout the coronavirus pandemic, including a substantial drop in loans and customers purchasing greater amounts of specific items

Family retraces the Trail of Death
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Family retraces the Trail of Death

A minister from Grand Rapids, Mich., and his family are tracing a dark chapter of American history on the way to a youth ministry event in eastern Kansas

'Flaunting Flowers' exhibit coming to Central Park
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'Flaunting Flowers' exhibit coming to Central Park

Hannibal artist Mark Wavering will showcase his artwork in Hannibal's Central Park

Hannibal man on Harding University spring dean's list
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Hannibal man on Harding University spring dean's list

Noah Evans, of Hannibal, a sophomore information systems major, is among more than 1,500 Harding University students included on the dean's list for grades achieved during the spring 2020 semester

Obituary: Minter Jeremiah Cotton “Jay,” July 6, 1976 — JUNE 21, 2020
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Obituary: Minter Jeremiah Cotton “Jay,” July 6, 1976 — JUNE 21, 2020

Minter Jeremiah Cotton “Jay,” 43, of St. Louis, Mo., formerly of Hannibal, Mo., died at 7:59 a.m. on June 21, 2020

Obituary: Emory D. Smashey Sr., AUG. 26, 1929 — JUNE 26, 2020
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Obituary: Emory D. Smashey Sr., AUG. 26, 1929 — JUNE 26, 2020

Emory D. Smashey Sr., age 90, of Hannibal, Mo., passed away at 9:38 p.m. Friday, June 26, 2020, at Willow Care Center in Hannibal

Marion County announces three positive COVID-19 cases

Marion County announces three positive COVID-19 cases

HANNIBAL | The Marion County Health Department is announcing three additional positive cases of novel coronavirus on Monday, with all three individuals quarantining at home.