“A continuing resolution that extends through next year would be devastating for our Armed Forces and is unacceptable.” WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-04) made the following statement on H. J. Res. 123, the continuing resolution the House passed today to fund the military and federal government through December 22: “The measure we passed today […]
CAMDENTON, Missouri- The Camdenton Industrial TCE Contamination Advisory Team met for the first time as a full group Tuesday night at the Mid-County Fire Department. […]
Camera kept rolling through the entire event. A Security Treat Occurred during The Republican-led repeal former President Obama’s net neutrality rules requiring internet providers to […]
Commentary by Chris Williams CENTRALIA, Illinois- The Yellowjackets rode into Centralia and showed Illinois just how improved competitive swim has become in south central […]
CRAWFORD COUNTY, Missouri- A truck driver was killed in a fiery crash involving another semi early Tuesday morning on I-44 in Crawford County right outside […]
LEBANON, Missouri- I-44 Shootout Officials and Carget Motors in Lebanon are pleased to announce the return of the $200.00 Stock Bonus to the 2018 […]
“This isn’t about Democrats or Republicans, it’s about our society. It’s about who we are as a people and the kind of country we want our daughters—and our sons—to grow up in.” WASHINGTON, District of Columbia – U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) released the following statement calling on Senator Al Franken to resign: “I am […]
NEW YORK CITY, New York- In a directive from President Trump, the United States notified the United Nations that it will no longer take part in the Global Compact on Migration. “”Our decisions on immigration policies must always be made by Americans and Americans alone,” she said. “We will decide how best to control our […]
Tributes and Obituaries
Funeral Service for Rev. Dean Rhoades, age ninety four of Lebanon, Missouri will be Monday, December 4, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Lifepoint Church in Lebanon.
Burial will follow at Mt. Rose Memorial Park also in Lebanon.
Visitation will be Sunday, December 3, 2017 from 3:00-5:00 p.m. at Shadel’s Colonial Chapel in Lebanon.
Memorials have been suggested to KTTK Radio or Lifepoint Food Pantry, and donations can be left at or mailed to Shadel’s Colonial Chapel, P.O. Box 948, Lebanon, MO 65536.
He is survived by two sons, Max Rhoades and Danny Rhoades and his wife Nancy; one daughter, Becky Buttrey and her husband Jim, all of Lebanon, MO; one brother, Clyde Rhoades and his wife Patsy of Houston, MO; one sister, Loretta Kelly of Norwood, MO; brother-in-law, John Moles of Mt. Grove, MO; sister-in-law, Carol Rhoades of Mansfield, MO; nine grandchildren, Lance Rhoades and his wife Julie, Kelly Rhoades and his wife Bridget, Casey Massey and her husband Matthew, Jessi Lockwood and her husband Adam, Kyle Rhoades and his wife Amber, Charren Williams and her husband Jason, Ami Jones, James Buttrey, Jr. and his wife Chelsey, and Julia Zuber and her husband Brandon; twenty-nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; a number of nieces and nephews; other relatives and a host of wonderful friends.
3:00 PM – 5:00 PM Shadel’s Colonial Chapel
1001 Lynn St
Lebanon, Missouri 65536
11:00 AM Lifepoint ChurchLebanon, MO 65536
Celebrating the Life of Kathy Keen will be Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Lifepoint Church Downtown location, 200 West Commercial.
At her request, her body is to be cremated under the direction of Shadel’s Colonial Chapel of Lebanon.
Memorials have been suggested to the Keen Family, and donations can be left at or mailed to Shadel’s Colonial Chapel, P.O. Box 948, Lebanon, MO 65536.
She is survived by her husband, James; Two sons, Luke Keen and his wife Elaina, of Lebanon, MO and Josh Keen and his wife Kristy of Ozark, MO; daughter-in-law, Heather Keen of Lebanon, MO; one brother, Buck Saltzman of Lebanon, MO; two sisters, Joan Patton of Crocker, MO, and Glenna Manes of Lebanon, MO; eight grandchildren, Caitlyn, Emily, Kara, Jason, Penelope, Stephanie, Connor and Faith; other relatives and many friends.
Funeral Service for Randall Robertson, age fifty six of Conway, Missouri will be Friday, December 1, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Shadel’s Colonial Chapel in Lebanon, Missouri.
Burial will follow in the Roper Cemetery.
Visitation will be Thursday, November 30, 2017 beginning at 6:00 p.m also at Shadel’s Colonial Chapel.
Memorials have been suggested to the family for the Grandchildren’s Education Fund, and donations can be left at or mailed to Shadel’s Colonial Chapel, P.O. Box 948, Lebanon, MO 65536.
He is survived by his wife, Jayne; one son, Brian Robertson and Bree; one daughter, Angela Robertson and Zach, all of Conway, MO; his parents, Ronald and Faye Robertson, also of Conway, MO; one brother, Jeff Robertson of Grovespring, MO; two sisters, Sherry Melvin and Kevin and Sonja Brown and Jason, all of Conway, MO; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Elvin and Peggy Bohannon of Conway, MO; brothers and sisters-in-law, John and Lori Bohannon, Judith and Steve Fugitt, Ronnie and Pam Kerb, Susan Holliday, Diana and Kelly Myers; two grandchildren, Jacob Strong and Payton Strong; one baby on the way.
Police and Fire
CRAWFORD COUNTY, Missouri- A truck driver was killed in a fiery crash involving another semi early Tuesday morning on I-44 in Crawford County right outside of Bourbon. The name of the deceased victim has not been released pending an investigation by the coroner’s office, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said. The patrol says the crash […]
DIXON, Missouri- A 34-year old Dixon man was treated for injuries following a Wednesday afternoon cash on Hwy 133 according to state troopers. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says Keith Lawson was taken to Phelps County Regional Medical Center in Rolla for moderate injuries. He was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the sing;-vehicle […]
HARRISONVILLE, Missouri- Deputies say a Harrisonville man is in custody and a Cass County Sheriff’s K9 is recovering following a chase Monday evening near the Harrisonville Walmart. Cass County deputies responded to the area of 291 Hwy and S. Commercial St in Harrisonville Monday night around 5:00pm to assist Harrisonville Police involved in a foot […]
An aircrew from the 37th Helicopter Squadron train for Global Strike Challenge 2017.
Rants and Raves
CAMDENTON, Missouri- The Camdenton Industrial TCE Contamination Advisory Team met for the first time as a full group Tuesday night at the Mid-County Fire Department. The meeting started out quiet with the members going over basic rules of conduct using Robert’s Rules of Order. Once the rules of how the group was going to conduct […]
PACIFIC, Mo.—Teachers, if there was an activity that could help your students keep focus, improve their grades, and boost their self-esteem, would you say “bullseye?” Archery has been proven to do just that for students who participate in the Missouri National Archery in the Schools Program (MoNASP). The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will hold […]
CANTON, Pennsylvania- Hunters have said the deer harvest in Pennsylvania is small this year, but one crossbow hunter bagged a trophy that stands out. Chris Radney, a truck driver from Canton, Pennsylvania, took down a 20 point buck on November 10th. The Star Gazette says Radney didn’t even want to go hunting because of […]
- Trumpeter swans bring grace to winter waters
- Two board members appointed to Missouri Arts CouncilDecember 14, 2017JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri – Barth L. Fraker of Springfield and Judy Kent of Town and Country were appointed to the board of the Missouri Arts Council this week, the state agency supporting the arts in Missouri.
- MDC’s Runge Nature Center offers free family fun at Holiday Happenings
- Governor Greitens Praises Clean Water Commission’s DecisionGovernor Eric Greitens praised Missouri's Clean Water Commission for voting to open new farms in Missouri. “My philosophy is simple: let farmers farm. We need more farms, more jobs, and less government. Our farmers and ranchers have dealt with government interference for too long. Those days are over. We're getting government out of the way […]
More Missouri Stories
Tupelo – Columbus TUPELO, Mississippi – WTVA reports Tupelo police have released the name of the man accused of shooting someone in the parking lot of the BancorpSouth Arena following Friday night’s Jason Aldean concert. This happened almost a month after the massacre at the Las Vegas Aldean concert during the Route 91 Festival. Steven […]
MEDFORD, New Jersey- Troy Gentry of the duo Montgomery Gentry was killed on Friday afternoon in a helicopter crash in Medford, at the Flying W Airport & Resort. The group was supposed to perform there Friday night. “It is with great sadness that we confirm that Troy Gentry, half of the popular country duo, Montgomery Gentry, was […]
SO did you think that ROCK MUSIC WAS DEAD…. think again. Your right it’s dead…. However, legends and myths often reinvent themselves when the elements are aligned. When The Dancing Cheetah they call Romeo takes the stage they will melt your face off, all the while burning through your stair counters calorie counter. Myths […]