Area News

Voters to elect mayor, hospital board member in Tuesday’s election

County voters will decide a hospital board seat and Cabool voters will elect a mayor in next Tuesday’s election. The election was originally set for April 7 but was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. In the City of Cabool voters are also being asked to extend the city’s half-cent transportation sales tax. One trustee…

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Fireworks show a go for July 4

The show will go on! Cabool’s community fireworks display will light up the night July 4, following approval by Cabool Board of Aldermen Monday evening. The City of Cabool has contracted with J & M Displays of Dittmar, Missouri, for the show. The cost is $6,000. The company has provided pyrotechnic services for Cabool for…

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Ficken to audition for “The Voice”

Dylan Ficken, a 2019 graduate of Cabool High School, will be auditioning for the television show “The Voice.” Ficken, who attends Iowa Wesleyan University, was active in music and theater throughout high school and is majoring in music at the university. His virtual open call audition will be held Friday, June 12.

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