Area News

Vandiver Turning 100 Years of Age

EDITOR’S NOTE: THIS WAS SUPPOSED TO APPEAR IN THE SHELBINA WEEKLY THIS WEEK AND DIDN’T MAKE IT. WE APOLOGIZE TO THE FAMILY FOR THE ERROR. Danton Vandiver of the Shelbina Villa Lifecare will turn 100 years old on October 20th.  He and his twin brother, Dayton was born in Leonard, MO on October 20th, 1919,…

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Council Covers Several Issues in October Meeting

By Thad Requet The Shelbina City Council discussed several issues during its regular meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 8th, at the Shelbina City Hall. Integrated Management Plan The Integrated Management Plan presentation was made to the Department of Natural Resources. After the preliminary review, there were some language changes that needed to be made so that…

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R-IV School Board Decides on Color Scheme for South Shelby Elementary School

By Thad Requet The Shelby County R-IV School Board discussed updates on the elementary school, heard an update on bus safety and heard a report from the Resource Officer during its regular board meeting held Wednesday, Oct. 9, in Clarence. South Shelby Elementary Update Shelby County R-IV Superintendent Tim Maddex reported that representatives from L.J.…

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Bowling Green Teen Suffers Minor Injuries in Accident

By Thad Requet A one-vehicle accident resulted in minor injuries to a Bowling Green teen around 12:15 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 10, just west of the Shelbina City limits on Highway 36. According to the Missorui State Highway Patrol, 19-year-old Dillon C. Burbridge was driving a 2013 Kia Rio eastbound when the driver fell asleep…

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Integrated Management Planning for Wastewater and Water Takes Shape in Shelbina

Wastewater and water infrastructure improvements are on the horizon in Shelbina. The City of Shelbina is taking a proactive approach, called an Integrated Plan, that allows a municipality to take a leading role in prioritizing multiple Clean Water Act requirements by identifying efficiencies and sequencing investments in wastewater and water improvements needs.  This way, the…

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Disc Golf Course Set Up at the Shelbina Lake

By Thad Requet The Shelbina City Council approved a motion this summer to proceed with a disc golf course to be put in on the east side of the Shelbina Lake. Work was done on setting the courses up Monday afternoon, as nine baskets were put in place for the course. Disc golf is played…

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