Hannibal teacher placed on administrative leave

HANNIBAL, Mo. — Susan Johnson, Superintendent of Hannibal Public Schools, announced Friday in a public release that Gretchen O’Bryan, teacher at Early Childhood Center, was placed on paid administrative leave due to an issue reported of a physical nature.  The Division of Family Services has completed an investigation and determined the report to be unfounded…

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The Unity March to walk in Hannibal after 20 years

HANNIBAL – This Sunday marks the first time in more than 20 years that the Unity March will take place in Hannibal to celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day.  Sponsored by the Hannibal Juneteenth Coalition and Jim’s Journey Museum, the march will assemble on Broadway at the Save A Lot parking lot at 1 p.m.,…

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DAILY MUDDY: Steampunked

Brittany Boll is in the chair today and talks about hanging out in Hannibal at its Steampunk Festival and she chats with Don O’Brien of the Better Business Bureau about sports streaming scams.

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Entries sought for billboard art competition in Hannibal

HANNIBAL, Mo. — Entries are being accepted through August 1 for the eighth annual Art in the Open billboard art competition. The contest is open to anyone age 8 or older who lives within a 50-mile radius of Hannibal. The contest is being coordinated by the Hannibal Arts Council in partnership with Robinson Outdoor and Independent’s…

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Hannibal man arrested following shooting, crash

HANNIBAL – On Friday morning at 11:17, Hannibal Police officers responded to the 1100 block of Valley for a report of a stolen vehicle. The vehicle had been crashed in Ralls County and the driver fled the scene. Ralls County deputies located a person in the area matching the description of the subject who stole the vehicle.…

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MUDDY RIVER REVIEW – Hannibal Happenings with Jim Dewey

Veteran broadcaster Jim Dewey is contributing to Muddy River News and letting us know what is happening in America’s Hometown. Bob Gough and Jim talk about life on the Mississippi with the annual National Tom Sawyer Days and the friendly rivalry between Hannibal and Quincy.

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