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Pickings from Pike’s Past – September 8, 2021

25 YEARS AGO:  COACH GLENN C. SMITH DIES 150 Years Ago – Sept. 14, 1871 Early on the morning of Aug. 30 your reporter availed himself of a seat on the mail coach from Pittsfield to points east, and while the light of the morn was painting the eastern horizon, found himself rapidly enroute to Milton. …

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Sandra Kay Malcome | 56 | Louisiana, MO

Sandra Kay Malcome, age 56, of Louisiana, MO died on Tuesday, August 17, 2021 at her home. Visitation was held on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 from 4 to 6 p.m. at Niebur Funeral Home in Pittsfield.  Memorials are suggested to be made to the family c/o Niebur Funeral Home.  Online condolences may be left to…

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Hull celebrating 150 years with two day picnic

By BETH ZUMWALT The Hull Community Picnic has special meaning as it is the 150th birthday of the town. Events kick off Friday, Aug. 20 with face painting at 5 p.m.  At 6 p.m., The Little Mr and Miss, Junior Miss and Miss Hull pageants begin. A local band, ImpaKt, will play from 8-10 p.m.…

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