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Unapproved America Rescue Minutes

Unapproved Minutes Glenn Eagan called the meeting to order at 9:03 am. Those present were Glenn Eagan, Wendeline Brumbaugh, Tom Shively, Terry Mefford, Stephanie Bender, Amy Harre, and Ashley Long with MTRCOG.  Special guests Josh Rich, D.J. Reitz, Luke Reitz, Jeff Gander, Gentry Buzzard, Dillon Broeckling, Liz Miles, Marge Gander, and Mark Copenhaver were all…

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Registration Deadline Coming Soon

Shelby County Clerk Stephanie Bender advises citizens that the last day to register to be eligible to vote in the August 2, Primary Election is July 6, 2022. Absentee Voting Absentee ballots are here for the August 2, 2022 Primary Election. Contact the Clerk’s office if you are  interested in voting absentee. Voters may vote…

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County Fair to Kick-Off Next Week

By Marlana Smith   The 2022 Shelby County Fair will take off Tuesday, July 5 and be enjoyed until July 9, 2022, at the Shelby County Fairgrounds, north of Shelbina.   Check ins for FFA exhibits are set for Monday, July 4 from 5 to 6 p.m. Ham check ins are from 4 to 6…

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Christian Academy Opening Doors

Living Water Christian Academy (LWCA) is opening its doors for the 2022-23’ school year. LWCA is located at Mt. Pisgah Mennonite Church at 892 Highway B, Leonard, Missouri. Classes for kindergarten through the eighth grade will be offered starting in August. Applications for enrollment can be obtained by contacting Monica Hinshaw or Michele Trenhaile. Enrollment…

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Jewell Doris Hicks

Jewell Doris Hicks, 96, of Shelbina, formerly of Shelbyville, passed away Sunday, June 19, at Hannibal Regional Hospital. Jewell was born on November 14, 1925, in Blanche, the daughter of John Patrick and Maudie (Ferrell) Massey. She was united in marriage to Clyde Burnes Hicks on March 7, 1945 in Douglas County. He preceded her…

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Edward Oliver Kohn

Edward Oliver Kohn, age 82, of Bethel, MO, passed away on Saturday, June 18, 2022 at the University Medical Center in Columbia, MO. Edward was born on June 26, 1939, in Streator, IL, the son of Lester Kohn and Irene Oller. He was united in marriage to Sharon M. Puckett on November 5, 1971 in…

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Michael Mahoney Rainey

Mike Rainey, 74, of Shelbina, passed away Friday, June 17, 2022 at Pioneer Skilled Nursing Home in Marceline. Mike was born June 19, 1947, in Kirksville, MO, the son of Glendell Norman and Laura Jean (Mahoney) Rainey. He was preceded in death by his parents and a wife. Mike graduated and served his country in…

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Road to Close for pavement work on Routes in Shelby County

Weather permitting, MoDOT crews will be performing pavement work on routes in Shelby County. See below for locations and additional information Route H- June 21-22, the road will be closed at Missouri Route 151 to Route K between 7:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Route P- June 23,27-28, the road will be closed at Missouri Route 15 between 7:00…

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Annette Hamilton

Annette Coppess Hamilton, 85, of Shelbina and Bethel, Mo., passed away on Tuesday, June 14th, 2022 at her daughter’s home in Bethel. Annette was born March 9, 1937 in Madison, Ind., just after midnight, her twin sister Collette having been born a few minutes before midnight March 8, 1937. She was born at home to…

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Chuck Wagons Returning to Shelby County

The Mid-America Chuck Wagon Roundup will gather Saturday, June 25 at the Old Threshers’ grounds north of Shelbina. The event is being hosted by the Northeast Missouri Old Threshers Association. Grounds will open at 10 a.m. for anyone wishing to enjoy the camaraderie and experience of chuck wagons from across the Midwest as they prepare…

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