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Here are the headlines for Friday, June 7: A Memphis man is behind bars for allegedly shooting into a house in Portageville. The state of Missouri is asking FEMA to participate in a joint assessment in 56

Hometown News Headlines

Here are the headlines for Thursday, June 6: Kennett’s mayor said there was nothing the city could do to reverse the decision of Parker-Hannifin to leave town. The Kennett Fire Department has new leadership at the top.

Spain Named Chief

Kennett has a new chief and assistant chief for the Fire Department. Mayor Chancellor Wayne said today that “interim” was removed from Paul Spain’s title during last night’s closed session of the City Council. Named assistant chief

Hometown News Headlines

Here are the headlines for Wednesday, June 5: Parker-Hannifin expects to close its Kennett facility in September. The Kennett City Council approved a contract for the St. Francis St project. A Mississippi man was struck and killed

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Here are the headlines for Tuesday, June 4: One person was killed in a Butler County traffic accident. A Sikeston main is charged with several counts after shooting at a state trooper Sunday night. A Steele man