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Earlier this year Healthy Dent County embarked on a capital campaign to expand the Salem Community Center @ the Armory by adding a new regulation size gymnasium to the north end of the building. As part of the capital campaign to raise funds, HDC was chosen to receive $350,000 in tax credits…

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 Wednesday marks the beginning of the 2018 4H/FFA Expo, a longstanding tradition in the community. Linda Shelton, 4-H Youth Program Associate, says she’s found record of the market sale dating all the way back to 1942.

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Injuries were reported Tuesday in a single vehicle crash that occurred on Highway K six miles southwest of Salem, according to an online report of Troop I of the Missouri State Highway Patrol.

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The turnout was good Thursday for Salem’s Community Blood Drive, directed by the Community Blood Center of the Ozarks. The fellowship hall of the First Baptist Church hosted the event, as it does every other month.

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The mission of South Central Missouri Community Action Agency (SCMCAA) is to assist people in becoming self-sufficient. Working toward this goal, SCMCAA and its community partners will be hosting School Readiness Events in each of the seven SCMCAA counties. Dent County’s event will be held 1…

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East Ward Alderman Kenny Nash spoke before the board and to those in attendance during the Monday Board of Aldermen meeting about the possible updating of city ordinances. The ordinances in question specifically pertained to those regarding public nuisance properties. Nash stated that he had…

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With ongoing violent protests in favor of amnesty for illegal aliens, immigration reformer advocates point to exponential costs taxpayers already pay for illegal immigrants, and how much more taxpayers would spend if they were given amnesty.