A new Bootheel lawmaker has received her committee assignments by the Missouri House Speaker. 150th District Rep. Cameron Bunting Parker is vice chair for the House Professional Registration and Licensing Committee. She will serve also on the
The Kennett School Board met this week. During the session members learned enrollment for December was 1,769 students. That’s a slight decrease from November and 76 fewer students than last year. The average daily enrollment rate was
The Caruthersville Fire Department responded to 129 fire calls in 2022. According to Chief Charlies Jones, the break down was: 18 structure fires 9 vehicle fires 28 field/grass fires 15 fire alarms 9 gas leaks 6 vehicle
At this week’s Kennett City Council meeting, Police Chief Kenny Wilson gave the Council his department’s 2022 statistics. He said over 20,000 calls came through the dispatch center.
Kennett voters will decide whether to impose a three cent sales tax on retail sales of marijuana in April. An ordinance calling for the vote was passed by the City Council this week. The newly enacted amendment