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Shamrock girls advance to title game

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The North Harrison girls defeated South Harrison 59-54 in overtime to advance to the championship game of the South Harrison Basketball Tournament. Because of the possibility of inclement weather, the tournament finals have been moved back to Friday night using both the high school and middle school gymnasiums.

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Winter weather advisory issued for reduced travel in Missouri

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Winter weather advisory issued for reduced travel in Missouri

Motorists should avoid travel if possible in Missouri late Thursday night through Sunday due to incoming significant amounts of freezing rain, sleet and ice. Travel on Missouri’s roads should be avoided overnight Thursday into Friday through Sunday. Friday morning rush hour commutes will be impacted by the freezing rain across most of Missouri. “MoDOT crews…

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Freezing rain to hit on Sunday, January 15

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Freezing rain to hit on Sunday, January 15

Sunday 33 degrees Expect periods of freezing rain…becoming light in the afternoon. High 33F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of Precip 80% Sunday Night 30 degrees Light freezing rain in the evening…mixing with rain overnight. Low around 30F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of Precip 80%. https://weather.com/weather/weekend/l/64424:4:US

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Winter weather advisory issued for reduced travel in Missouri

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Motorists should avoid travel if possible in Missouri late Wednesday night and Thursday due to incoming accumulating snow and bitterly cold temperatures. Travel on Missouri’s roads should be restricted to necessary trips only especially Thursday morning. Morning rush hour commutes will be impacted by the winter weather across most of Missouri. “MoDOT crews will be…

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Planned Road Work for Harrison County, MO, Jan. 2 – 8

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I-35 – From mile marker 88 (Route 13 exit) to mile marker 84 (Route A/H exit) for drainage work, Jan. 3 – 6

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Harrison County road work for Dec. 21-23.

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Harrison County road work for Dec. 21-23.

Route 13 – At the Pole Cat Creek Bridge for maintenance, Dec. 19 – 23 U.S. Route 69 – From Miller Street to Allen Street in Bethany for drainage work, Dec. 21 – 22 I-35 – At the U.S. Route 136 overpass for drainage work, Dec. 23

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Snow, ice make driving hazardous

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Icy roads have made travel hazardous this weekend leading to numerous accidents and one fatality near Pattonsburg and a serious accident north of Bethany where two young children were injured. Four-year-old Remington J. Doolittle of Hatfield was taken to Harrison County Community Hospital after receiving serious injuries Friday afternoon when a car driven by his…

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Bethany man dies in wreck

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Robert B. Loman Jr., 54, of Bethany was killed on Thursday, Dec. 1, when his car went off I-70 near Boonville and crashed into a river bottom, according to the Highway Patrol. Mr. Loman was driving eastbound at the 93-mile marker when his car went off the left side of the roadway. The accident occurred…

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Baptist Church Christmas Gathering sold out

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The Bethany First Baptist Church Christmas Gathering is a ticketed event. It was sold out after one week in October. If you have purchased a ticket, you are in for a treat. If you were unable to purchase a ticket this year, we hope that you will be able to purchase a ticket for next…

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Injured student receives big welcome from schoolmates

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Injured student receives big welcome from schoolmates

This is the corrected version of the article about Dillon Glenn that appeared in last week’s newspaper. Dillon Glenn’s friends had the welcome banner out Saturday afternoon when the South Harrison senior returned home after two months of rehabilitation from injuries he received in a traffic accident involving a school bus. Dillon, the son of…

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