Archive - Aug 16, 2012

LETTER TO EDITOR: Disagree with low income housing complex

Dear Editor,

I live across from an apartment complex that has way less than 40 occupants and until you see what happens around these places you have no idea.

Sure there are good people living there, but I have spent too many nights waking up to sirens, people cussing, fighting, partying, or people honking their vehicles for someone they are picking up and squealing tires as they leave.

At state fair, Farm Bureau blasts federal regulations

Missouri News Horizon
. — Republican members of Missouri’s congressional delegation joined the Missouri Farm Bureau Thursday in opposition to new language in the Clean Water Act that they say could expand the Environmental Protection Agency’s reach into rural communities.

Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 8 p.m.

Aug. 16 3:10 p.m.

The Severe Thunderstorm Warning for New Haven has expired however a Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect for Franklin County until 8:00 p.m. this evening.

According to the National Weather Service storms that just passed through the area developed ahead of a cold front as it moves across the region.

QUICK THOUGHT: Remembering my first day of Kindergarten - a handshake - lifelong friend

New Haven students and teachers begin a new school year.

New Haven, Mo. – The first day school!  I am sure many of you can remember going back to school and wondering "where did my summer go”, but do you remember your very first day of Kindergarten?

Drought Conditions Make Corn Dangerous to Feed to Livestock

COLUMBIA, Mo. — As the hot summer and severe drought continues across much of the Midwest, thousands of farmers are being forced to abandon ruined corn crops.

Missouri State Fair Competition Results

Pictured above, Jenny (left) and Aaron Goucher with Aaron's Grand Champion Corriedale Ewe.  Photos courtesy Missouri State Fair.

QNHN would like to congratulate the following area youth for their amazing accomplishments at the Missouri State Fair Livestock Competitions.