The People's Tribune

Louisiana Museum Offers Eagle Presentation

Last Program In Summer Series Will Feature Care For Animals The Louisiana Area Historical Museum’s program “for kids of all ages” on June 21 featured Karen Armstrong, who works for the Missouri Department of Conservation and is stationed in Kirksville. Her program on Wednesday, June 21 was about Bald Eagles and other local raptors. She […]

Bomb Squad, ATF Respond To Home In Vandalia Following Arrest Of Thomas

During the afternoon hours of Thursday, June 22 Vandalia officers responded to a report of an individual who had pointed a gun at another person and made threats to harm them. Officers were able to locate the suspect, Peter R. Thomas, 68, of Vandalia, on foot in the 200 block of Park St., and take […]

Two Vandalia Residents Arrested On Numerous Drug Charges

During the evening hours of Wednesday, June 21, the East Central Drug Task Force assisted by the Audrain County Sheriff’s Office, Vandalia Police Department and the Missouri State Highway Patrol served a search warrant in the 600 block of West Highway 54, in Vandalia. As a result of the search warrant officers arrested two (2) […]

Student Raises Money To Benefit Relay For Life

Kaleb Smith came up with an idea to help raise money to benefit Relay for Life. He raised the money in the name of his late teacher, Mrs. Kathleen Booth. Her husband Jeremy (far left) was eager to thank Smith for his thoughtfulness. The school held Relay Recess and the grades competed by bringing in […]

PCMH To Hold Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony For New Clinic

The new Pike County Memorial Hospital Medical Walk-In Clinic is set to open on Thursday, June 29. The new after-hours and weekend clinic in Bowling Green is located just off the round-about, in the Century 21 building. The hours for the new facility are Thursday through Monday 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. PCMH is answering […]

Annual Fireworks Display Set For Louisiana Riverfront

The Louisiana riverfront will be the place to be on the Fourth of July as the Louisiana Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual fireworks show. The event will kick off at 5 p.m. and feature various activities for children leading up to the show. The display will begin 15 minutes after dusk at the riverfront. […]

June 27th Online Edition

Click here to read the June 27th edition of The People’s Tribune as a PDF.

Anna L. Calhoun

Anna Louise Calhoun, 78, of Louisiana died Thursday, June 22, 2017 at Maple Grove Lodge in Louisiana. Funeral services were at 3 p.m., Saturday at Collier Funeral Home in Louisiana. The Rev. Bill Maupin officiated. Burial was Riverview Cemetery in Louisiana. Visitation was from 2 p.m., until time of service on Saturday at the funeral […]

Myrna Lee Schwendemann

Myrna Lee Schwendemann, 59, of Silex died Friday, June 23, 2017 at Elsberry Health Care Center in Elsberry. Funeral services were held 10 a.m., Monday at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Millwood with Fr. Chuck Tichacek officiating. Burial was in St. Alphonsus Cemetery in Millwood. Visitation was from 4-8 p.m., Sunday at Knights of Columbus […]

Charles E. ‘Gene’ Hopkins

Charles E. “Gene” Hopkins, 60 of Columbia, formerly of Vandalia died Saturday, June 24, 2017 at University Hospital and Clinics in Columbia. Funeral services will be Friday at 1 p.m., at Waters Funeral Chapel in Vandalia. With Kenny Haddock officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery with full military honors. Visitation will be Friday […]

Text Description

Text Description

Text Description

Log in | 2017 The People's Tribune