New Madrid native gives thanks by giving to others
(Local News ~ 11/22/17)
NEW MADRID, Mo. -- Ozell Graham knows what it is like to go hungry. Now, for the second time, he has returned to his hometown to ensure others won't have to worry about the centerpiece for their Thanksgiving dinner, a turkey. Although he set aside two hours Sunday, in less than 30 minutes, most of the 75 frozen turkeys he brought were gone...
Manson's death reignites summer of '69 memories
(Column ~ 11/22/17)
Few names in American history conjure the feeling of pure evil as does Charles Manson.
(Obituary ~ 11/22/17)
LILBOURN, Mo. -- William Wayne "Billy" LaFerney, 70, died Nov. 19, 2017, at Lilbourn. Born Jan. 3, 1947, in Portageville, son of the late Richard LaFerney and Dorothy Marshall, he was a retired truck driver and of the Pentecostal belief. He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Susie Juanita LaFerney; his brother, Richard LaFerney; and his sister, Carol Ann LaFerney...