MFA Incorporated, a grain marketing and farm supply cooperative based in Columbia, Mo., recently announced a joint venture with MFA Oil Company, a farmer-owned energy supply cooperative, to build a shuttle-loader facility on the Union Pacific Railroad approximately 5 miles east of Hamilton, Mo. The...
MFA Oil’s sixth acquisition since Sept. 1, 2015
COLUMBIA, MO (May 4, 2016) -- MFA Oil Company, the seventh largest propane retailer in the United States, has acquired Terry’s Propane, Inc., a propane supplier based in Washington, Okla. The acquisition is the latest in a series of purchases MFA Oil has made to expand its operating footprint. “The...
Braymer Fair - Thursday, Friday and Saturday
BRAYMER FAIR SCHEDULE Thursday, May 19 9:00 a.m. – Set up exhibits, 4-H, Home Ec. items and produce at Braymer City Hall. 1:00 p.m. – Judging of 4-H, Home Ec. and Produce Items 6:30 p.m. – Cake Walk, Carnival 7:00 p.m. – Crowning of Little Miss and Mr. Braymer; Crowning of the Queen and her Court,...
Polo's Valedictorian, Erik Johnson
Polo High School commencement was held Sunday, May 15. Named Valedictorian was Erik Johnson, son of Mike and Misti Johnson. Named Salutatorian during graduation exercises at Polo was Parker Smith, son of Kevin and Allison Smith.
Emily Poynter, Valedictorian
Penney High School held their commencement Sunday, May 15. Emily Poynter was named Valedictorian. Emily is the daughter of Rick Poynter and Kimberly and Steve Grebner. Sydney Bottorff was named Salutatorian. Sydney is the daughter of Chad and Jennifer Bottorff.
Deanna Foley and Mallory Hughson
Braymer C-4 commencement was held Sunday, May 15. Valedictorian was Malory Hughson (right) and Deanna Foley was named Salutatorian. Mallory is the daughter of Shawn and Nicki Hughson and Deanna is the daughter of James and Lisa Foley.
Everyone has their favorites.
In almost every survey, tomatoes always come out on top as the favorite vegetable of home gardeners.  And why not?  They’re easy to grow and even a single plant will produce lots of vine-ripe fruit that can’t be equaled. The first factor to consider is what variety to grow.  If you don’t start your...
Representative Jim Neely
Greetings Friends! After more than four months of hard work, late nights and lengthy discussions, the Missouri House of Representatives concluded the 2016 legislative session with a long list of accomplishments. The session began with a focus on substantive ethics reform, and the legislature pushed...
Nothing says spring like fresh asparagus.
The flowering perennial is an interesting and low-calorie, high-nutrient spring vegetable, says University of Missouri Extension nutrition specialist Susan Mills-Gray. Asparagus is a good source of folic acid and vitamins C and B-6. Nutrients in asparagus have been found to lower the risk of heart...
Just a few reminders of things that are happening around our community: Hamilton City-Wide Garage Sale is this weekend. If you need a map, look for it in this week’s CALDWELL COUNTY NEWSPAPER or on our website Also, the office has extra copies of the graduation issue for...


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