by Rob Tetro The Phoenix boys varsity basketball team won both of its games to win the Hannibal Holiday Tournament Championship that was held Dec. 29-30. Phoenix erupted during the second and third quarters en route to an impressive win against Cato-Meridian Dec. 29. The next day, a solid third quarter proved to be key(…)
by Rob Tetro The size, physicality and versatility of the Hannibal boys varsity basketball team proved to be too much for Fulton Thursday. After a hard fought first quarter, the Warriors went on to outscore The Red Raiders 42-24 during the second and third quarters en route to a 69-45 win. Hannibal showed early on(…)
Rita Hooper 706-3564 Twohoops2@juno.com I am indebted to Mayor Fred Kent for letting me share his remarks made at the recent Hannibal Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration: A day before Christmas in Hannibal: “I awoke early and went to Kim’s Village Cafe for breakfast. Next I took Benny to Scrubby Doo’s Dog Grooming for a bath.(…)
by Rita Hooper Today is Small Business Saturday. It’s a day to patronize your local merchant – that small business guy or gal who is there when you need them, and has even been known to open up his shop when you had an emergency. They take your check and call you by name. You(…)
Rita Hooper ‘Tis Turkey day again — a time for family and friends, a time to laugh, tell jokes and try out some new recipes and, for some, to watch football! This year as you count your blessings remember those who haven’t been as fortunate as you. Lend a hand at a community dinner with(…)
The Hannibal Central School Class of 1983 is planning its 30-year reunion. Organizers have created a web site but need e-mail addresses and contact information. Those seeking more information may send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
by Rita Hooper Mayday, Mayday, Mayday – no hurry, please don’t call the EMT’s or the coast guard – I’m just trying to get your attention. Mayday when spelled as one word is a universal distress signal used primarily by seamen and aviators. It is said three times so it can’t easily be confused with(…)
The Hannibal Free Library and the Hannibal Friends of the Library recently honored Stella James as Hannibal’s 2012 Woman of the Year. The celebration was held in the Community Center, and friends and family attended to celebrate with her. James is involved in many different organizations, including Senior Nutrition, The Friends of the Hannibal Free(…)