Wednesday, January 30, 2013


Horace Mann Elementary School was alive with activity on Literacy Night, Wednesday, Jan. 30, when several community groups came to read to students in the classroom. Some of the community […]

Papillion Meet Pic

On the morning of January 26, 2013 the Smith-Cotton JROTC Drill Team competed at the First Annual Papillion Drill Meet in Papillion, Nebraska. It was the first time in three […]


A 45-minute talent show featured live music, drama, poetry reading and story-telling Wednesday afternoon at the Sacred Heart gym. Those exhibiting their talents included the Sacred Heart Band, the Sacred Heart […]

January 2013 Cadet of the Month named

January 30, 2013 Student
Trimnal CotM Pic

On Jan. 24, 2013, one Smith-Cotton JROTC cadet from each company competed for the honor of being named “Cadet of the Month.” During this competition, cadets appear before a panel […]

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Real Estate 1-30-13

January 30, 2013 Real Estate

Real estate transactions involving the following indivduals have been reported: • Gregory R. Coufal to Woodrow Simons. • Timothy B. and Virginia Siegel to Shad Roy Shirky. • Charles L. […]

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Arrests 1-30-13

January 30, 2013 Police Reports

The Pettis County Sheriff’s Department has released the following recent arrest reports: • Kenonna Latricia Carter-Wilson, 33, Independence, no valied operator’s license; failure to appear. • Steven Charles Gladney, 31, Independence, failure to appear […]

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Marriages 1-30-13

January 30, 2013 Marriages

The following couples have been granted marriage licenses by the Pettis County Recorder of Deeds: • Adrian Chavez Leyva, 25, and Guadalupe Monserrat Manzanares, 23, both of California, Mo. • […]

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