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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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Veterans Day at South Harrison High School

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Veterans Day at South Harrison High School

Veterans Day at South Harrison High School…Video included

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Man dies of self-inflicted gunshot wound

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Bethany police were called to the Westwood Apartments after receiving a report that a man had violated an order of protection. When an officer arrived, the man was standing on the front porch of his estranged wife’s apartment with a .357 magnum revolver in his hand. The man then turned the gun on himself and took…

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2016 South Harrison ‘Night of Music’ dinner

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2016 South Harrison ‘Night of Music’ dinner

[Video included in story] The South Harrison bands will held their Night of Music on Thursday, Oct. 13, at the high school. The Bulldog Pride Color Guard, drumlines and marching bands performed for those unable to travel to the Trenton March Festival on Oct. 15 During the evening, Band Bloosters held an Adopt-A-Band-Student event to help…

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