Stories from Friday, July 22, 2011
Thayer Library expanding
For the second time in less than a year, the Thayer Library is closed for renovations -- the first time to repair water damage, and this time for expansion. Thursday, July 14, crews from Ary Construction and Bob Wiggs Construction were busy tearing out old wiring, walls and ceiling tiles in the basement library...
Highway 142 project on MoDOT fast track
Seven months after the Missouri Department of Transportation held its first meeting with Thayer area leaders to find a solution to school traffic congestion, MoDOT received state approval for a $1,190,000 project to widen the road and add a turn lane...
Fulton County Quorum Court deals with public's right to record meetings
The addition of a video camera to the Quorum Court proceedings was a hot topic on Monday, July 11. Fulton County residents Jack and Nancy Cole set up the video camera, in an effort to both hear the full discussion of the court and to be able to share the meeting with those unable to attend in person...
'A football-man, through and through'
Hall of Famer nears six decades on school
sidelines; readies for new