Newport Man Slips, Drowns While Cleaning Farm Drain
A Newport man found dead late Monday night is believed to have slipped and drowned while cleaning a drainage tile on his farm land.
Two New Civil War Markers Approved to Mark 150 Year Anniversary
The Jackson County historical marker will be located at Jacksonport State Park and will discuss the 1862 shelling of Jacksonport by the C.S.S.Maurepas. The Benton County historical marker will be located at Rogers City Hall and will tell the story of Camp Halleck and Union activity at Osage Springs in 1862.