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Van-Far Indians, Lady Bobcats Win Cunningham Invitational

The Cunningham Invitational track meet was held Friday, April 20 in Louisiana. The Van-Far Indians captured first place with 187 points followed by Bowling Green Bobcats with 141 points. Louisiana Bulldogs placed sixth with 24 points and Silex Owls were seventh. The Bowling Green Lady Bobcats took first with 187 points; Louisiana Lady Bulldogs scored 70 points […]

Van-Far Prom 2018

Van-Far held prom activities on Saturday, April 21 at the Steinman’s Banquet Hall in Mexico. Maddie Dunn and Brayden Christian were crowned queen and king. The court also included Jacob Garner, Reaghan Case, Trevor Crider, Morgan McDowell, Nathan Beatty, and Ashley Stanich.

Louisiana Council Approves Bid To Demolish Property On Georgia Street For Up To $73,000

Louisiana City Council reorganized after taking care of some old business at the meeting on Monday, April 23. Council members recently sought bids for the demolition of the property at 401 Georgia Street which has been discussed at great length over the past few years. City Administrator Kelly Henderson reported the lowest bid to be […]

Work To Begin On Missouri Approach, Retaining Wall For New Bridge

Over the last several months, much of the work to build a new Champ Clark Bridge has been in the Mississippi River. While work will continue to progress to build the piers for the new bridge, one element of construction will soon be more visible on land – the work on the Missouri approach, including […]

$50,000 Powerball Ticket? ‘Throw It Away’

It’s not every day that Kennet “Kenny” McGuire of Clarksville purchases a Missouri Lottery Powerball ticket. In fact, it’s more like every once in a while. “I just buy one whenever I’m at the gas station and I think about it. I’ve bought maybe five tickets so far this year,” said McGuire. On April 4, […]

Louisiana Prom 2018

Louisiana held prom activities on Saturday, April 21 at the high school. Kayla Lindsay and Michael Francis were crowned queen and king. The court also included C.J. Runyon, Rachel Williams, Brianna St. Clair, Hunter Raddatz, Dalton Oberhaus and Raelee Burse.

April 24th Online Edition

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LHS Quiz Bowl Wins District Title

Louisiana hosted the Class 2 District 12 event on Saturday, April 14 and came away with the title. The Bulldogs went 3-0 in the preliminaries with wins over Elsberry (500-260), Clopton (540-140) and Monroe City (630-100). LHS Team Captain Michael Powers was first overall individually with an average of 33 tossup questions per game, earning […]

Louisiana Man Is Charged For Threatening Behavior

Louisiana Man Is Charged For Threatening Behavior A Louisiana man has been charged with a felony count of making a terrorist threat after allegedly threatening violence last week. According to a report by Sheriff Stephen Korte, deputies responded to a report of an individual threatening to “shoot up” the Hardee’s restaurant in Louisiana on Friday, […]

Louisiana Officials Proud To Break Ground On Huge Georgia Street Corridor Project

Several city officials and representatives of companies related to the massive Georgia Street project braved the cold on Monday to officially break ground on the $4.5 million venture. Mayor Bart Niedner offered a few remarks about the project and what it means for Louisiana. “Georgia Street means many things to us. It is the spine […]

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