VFW & Auxiliary members Ray Welge, Cornelius Gloth, Bob Garrow, and Dennis Brown were assisted by Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts and adults of Troop 856 in placing flags on Veterans’ graves for Memorial Day at seven local cemeteries:
MDC reminds folks to frog with either fishing or small-game hunting permit, unless exempt.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) encourages Missourians to discover nature this summer -- and one fun and exciting way is through frogging. Frogging season begins June 30 at sunset and ends Oct. 31. Missouri has two frog species that are legal game — bullfrog and green frog. Bullfrogs are larger and therefore more sought-after.
Hunting feral hogs will be prohibited on Conservation Department lands effective Sept. 30.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – At its meeting on June 24, the Missouri Conservation Commission approved changes to the Wildlife Code of Missouri that would prohibit the hunting of feral hogs on conservation areas and other lands owned, leased, or managed by the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC). The new regulation prohibiting hog hunting on MDC areas does not apply to private property.
By Dianne Sudbrock
Michael Bauermeister of Augusta won the Excellence in Wood Award at the 2016 Smithsonian Craft Show on Wednesday, April 20, 2016. The Smithsonian Craft Show is widely regarded as the country’s most prestigious juried show and sale of fine American craft.
July 1 deadline for most livestock shows
(SEDALIA, Mo.) – Friday, July 1, is the deadline for entering 4-H and FFA livestock contests at this year’s Missouri State Fair. This is also the deadline for open shows for beef cattle, dairy cattle, goats, mules, poultry, rabbits, sheep and swine, according to Fair Director Mark Wolfe.