Shutdown hits home

Recreation Specialist Brian Florence stopped briefly in Dallas on Sunday before heading in to work at the federal detention center in Sheridan.

January 22, 2019 4:15 p.m. read more..

Enrollment in certain grades closed at CSD elementary schools

Enrollment at several grade levels at Ash Creek Elementary, Independence Elementary and Monmouth Elementary will be closed for the remainder of the 2018-19 school year, according to a news release from Jennifer Kubista, Central School District superintendent.

January 16, 2019 10:06 p.m. read more..

AG&T CEO works to salvage company

The American Gas & Technology building on Monmouth Cutoff in Dallas escaped going to auction on Friday, but plans to secure loans for production are not final yet. AG&T chief executive officer Ray Tate Jr. said the building, which was in foreclosure, was pulled from the auction by the mortgage holder.

January 16, 2019 noon read more..

Independence City Council accepting applications

Independence is accepting applications for a city councilor position vacated by Odilon Campos-Santos. He and his family moved to Monmouth. The term will begin after a candidate is selected, likely at the Feb. 12 council meeting, and runs through Dec. 31, 2020.

January 10, 2019 1:43 p.m. read more..