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Following the announcement from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration earlier today, the Lincoln County Health Department paused the distribution of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine to residents.

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About 40 parents and their children arrived at 10:00 on Saturday, April 3, to take part in the fun provided by the folks at Silex Community News, Knight Owls Cafe, and numerous anonymous donors.

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Prosecutor’s Office says victim lacks mental capacity to consent to sex

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A local man will spend the next 20 years in prison as part of plea deal reached with the Lincoln County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office on March 23.

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The National Weather Service out of St. Louis has issued a Freeze Warning in effect from 1 a.m. Thursday until 9 a.m., and 1 a.m. Friday until 9 a.m. for Lincoln County.

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On March 19, the health workers vaccinating residents from Lincoln County and beyond at the Lincoln County Health Department were treated to lunch as a show of appreciation, thank to the Lincoln County Democrat Club.

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When the Troy Board of Aldermen met for its monthly meeting on March 15 at City Hall, it was welcomed by a large crowd of local residents who were less than happy about construction near their neighborhoods.

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On Feb. 11, Winfield Mayor Ryan Ruckel announced at the city’s board of alderman meeting that he was stepping down from his position, effective immediately. 

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On a bitterly cold morning in Troy, when many of Lincoln County’s residents were home because road conditions were left impassable in several parts of the county due to Winter Storm Uri, Andrew Crump was in the kitchen of Lincoln County Fire Protection District 1 cooking breakfast.