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Josh Thompson Playing July 3 During National Tom Sawyer Days in Hannibal

The first entertainment announcement for this summer's National Tom Sawyer Days has been made! Country music's Josh Thompson will appear July 3 at Tanyard Gardens!

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Jamie Morgan
Hannibal Police Department

Hannibal Woman Arrested on Drug Charges

On Thursday, March 13 2014, Detectives of the Hannibal Police Department Narcotics Unit, served a search warrant at a residence in the 100 block of North Griffith.

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St. Charles Chill
Breahnna Parsons

St. Charles Chill Hockey is a Fun and Affordable Family Night Out

Have you heard about the St. Charles Chill, the new professional hockey team playing at the Family Arena? I did not know about The Chill until a few weeks ago, and I'm glad I found out about them before the end of their first season. My eight-year-old niece and I attended a game last Saturday. It was a great time, and it was an event I could take her to without draining my bank account.

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Somsak Sudthangtum

Slate Assigns Porterhouse, Spare Ribs and Loose Meat as ‘Official’ Meats of the Tri-States

If each state in America had an "official" meat, what would those state meats be? That's the question Slate Magazine attempted to answer in the article 'The United Steaks of America.' Slate's effort is impressive. Meats were not allowed to be used twice, only mammal meat qualified for the list, and stews and sandwiches were not necessarily eligible. Here's what was decided for Illinois, Missouri and Iowa:

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Hannibal Cannibal, Hannibal, Missouri

Design the 2014 Hannibal Cannibal Logo

The annual Hannibal Cannibal 5/10/15K will take place on Saturday, July 5, 2014. The Hannibal Regional Hospital Foundation, sponsor of the Hannibal Cannibal, is once again asking area artists to submit their ideas for a logo for this year's Hannibal Cannibal, and this year's Fun Run for kids.

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World Records Set in Missouri, Illinois and Iowa

Some pretty interesting world records have been set in our area states of Missouri, Illinois and Iowa.

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Josh Gracin appearing at Lumiere Place Hotel and Casino in St. Louis
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See Josh Gracin at Lumiere Place Hotel & Casino in St. Louis

Remember when Josh Gracin first appeared on 'American Idol?' Remember how for quite a while no one remembered his name, they always just referred to him as "the Marine on 'American Idol'?" He came in fourth on the second season of the show, then released a gold album and charted hits like 'Stay With Me,' 'I Want to Live,' and his best-known song, 'Nothin' to Lose.' The "Marine on American Idol" will be appearing at the Lumiere Place Casino and Hotel in St. Louis on March 14. 

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Gallop Says Missouri is in a Sad State, Iowa Looks Pretty Good, and Illinois is Middle of the Road

Gallop has released its annual "state of the states" rankings, looking at the overall "well-being" of each state in the nation. Iowa did great. Illinois is so/so. Missouri didn't score so well.

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Missouri State Capitol
senate.mo.gov

10 Fun Facts About Missouri We Bet You Didn’t Know

Did you know that Missouri actually has an official State Dinosaur? How much do you think the largest catfish ever caught in the Show-Me State weighed? What famous dessert was introduced to the world during the 1904 World's Fair in St. Louis? Check out these fun facts about Missouri!

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manaemedia

National TV Shows That Featured Stories From the Quincy / Hannibal Area

Every once in a a while our region ends up on national television. A story from Hannibal was highlighted on Investigation Discovery's 'Happily Never After,' a Quincy native won the Search for the Weight Watchers Chef, and Momo the Missouri Monster got a profile on 'Monsters and Mysteries in America.' Here is a look at stories, places and people from our area that received attention from national TV shows.

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