Green City Prom Royalty

Green City R-1 School crowned their Prom King and Queen on Friday, April 23, 2021 at White Oaks in Kirksville, Missouri. The 2021 King is Senior Judd Hepler, son of John and Janelle Hepler and the 2021 Queen is Senior Halley Schoonover, daughter of Tom and Shawna Schoonover.

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ROXANNA ELAINE WILLIAMS

ROXANNA ELAINE WILLIAMS Roxanna Elaine Williams, 62 years old, of Browning, Missouri, passed away Saturday, April 24, 2021 at her home. Roxanna was born November 4, 1958 in Milan, Missouri to John Franklin and Billie June (Leslie) McConkey. She married Larry Joe Williams and two daughters were born to this marriage. Survivors include: her daughters,…

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FRANK VIRGIL O’HAVER

FRANK VIRGIL O’HAVER Frank Virgil O’Haver, 62 years old, of Novinger, Missouri, passed away Saturday, April 24, 2021 in Macon, Missouri. Frank was born March 27, 1959 in Joliet, Illinois, to Melvin Leon and Barbara Jean (Pennuto) O’Haver; they preceded him in death. Also preceding him in death: a brother, Mikel O’Haver; and a sister,…

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Wildcats Destroy Bulldogs

The Milan Wildcats baseball squads were back in action after a 10-day layoff, thanks in part to a week of rainy, and soggy field conditions. It is difficult to reach the consistency needed if you are not able to be on the field, especially for a young inexperienced team. This was a busy week, three…

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Green City R-1 School Minutes of Board of Education For April 14th

April 14, 2021 Members present: Kellen Hatcher, President; Jeff Kimmel, Vice- President; Janelle Hepler, Treasurer; Bridget Lee, Secretary; Ryan Barnes, Member; Thomas Christen, Member; Jason Salas, Member; JT Thomas, Member; Tennille Banner, Superintendent; Jamie Tipton, High School Principal; Jamie Halley, Elementary Principal; and Lindsay Moore, Bookkeeper/Secretary Absent: Guests: Rachael Chase, Whitney Wheaton, and Wendy Eberhardt…

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VERNA BERNIECE HINES

VERNA BERNIECE HINES Verna Berniece Hines, 97 years old, of Milan, Missouri, passed away Friday, April 16, 2021 at Sullivan County Memorial Hospital in Milan. Berniece was born January 4, 1924 in Pollock, Missouri to Albert and Lola Mae (Yardley) Wyant. On September 24, 1941 she married Walter Ora Hines, he preceded her in death.…

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Milan Elks Lodge Presents Nutrition Site With A Check

Milan Elks Lodge presented the Sullivan County Nutrition Site with a check for $3,226.00. Patty Foster, the lodge secretary, applies for a grant every year that makes this possible. A huge acknowledgement to all of the people who eat Thanksgiving and Christmas meals because this dollar amount is what is raised. We give 100% of…

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Milan City Council Meeting Minutes

REGULAR MEETING APRIL 5, 2021 The Mayor and Board of Aldermen of Milan, Missouri met for a regular meeting at the Milan City Hall, 212 E. 2nd Street, on April 5, 2021 at 6:00 p.m. with the following Aldermen present: Steve Hill, Randy McCollum, Trudy Schnelle, Rebecca Bennett, Richard Head and Lesa Smith. Also present:…

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Spring Snow in Milan

Approximately two inches of snow fell in Milan, Missouri, on Tuesday morning, April 20, 2021. Snow covered spring flowers and vegetation throughout the region, which quickly melted with a little sunshine. Photo by Suzie Wilson

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ARLENE SPARKS

ARLENE SPARKS Arlene Sparks, age 86, passed away on April 6, 2021 while residing in Dallas, Texas. She had just spent a memorable and rewarding Easter weekend with members of her loving family doing what she did best: celebrating people and events in life. From getting her hair and nails done to attending dinners and…

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