Local athletes gather for meeting

On Wednesday athletes from all over the area were at Moberly on Wednesday for the North Central Missouri Conference Sportsmanship Summit. The format included the Missouri State High School Athletic Association's Lou Mazzocco making a presentation titled, "Why we play".


Area residents compete at the net

During the Tennis portion of the Show-Me-Games in July Mexico resident Grace Wortman won the 18U Female division. She also competed in the mixed doubles category with her brother, Andrew Wortman.


No cost to get in

On Friday at Sportsman Park the 2017 Farber Fun Fest starts with a Power Wheels Demo Derby from 5-9 p.m. for kids ages three to eight and at 7 p.m. the Missouri Farm Pullers take center stage.

The next day, Aug. 5, the gates open at 9 a.m. with a Pet Show, at 11 a.m. there will be a Sand Volley Ball Co-ed Tournament, Tricycle races and a Pedal Tractor Pull and at 1 p.m. the schedule includes a Horshoe Tournament, a Washer Tournament and the Garden Tractor Pullers of Missouri.There is a Cake Walk at 4p.m., a Candy Toss at 5 p.m. and a Car, Truck and Motorcycle Cruise-in and Poker Run at 6 p.m., as well. Details: 573-721-2970.