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• On July 10, officers responded to Walmart in refence to a shoplifter.  Officers arrested Steve Napier and charged him with Theft by Unlawful Taking Shoplifting under $500.

• The Madison County Fair and Horse Show will continue thru July 31 at the Madison County Fairgrounds, 6 p.m. each night  July 27-30, $10 (carnival rides included); July 31, $15 (general admission), $5 added for carnival rides)

Billie Carrier, 32, Berea:  failure to appearPaula Carrier. 37, Richmond:  contempt of court, libel/slander, resistance to order (2 counts); escape, 2nd degree; tampering with prisoner monitoring device; no tail lamps; disregarding stop sign; reckless driving; fleeing or evading police, 1st …

“I wish I had good news for you, but I don’t,” Madison County Coroner Jimmy Cornelison said leading off his report to Madison County Fiscal Court members during their regular bi-monthly meeting Tuesday in Richmond.

Jimmi Lynn Watson, 4, visits Santa (Stephen Frederick) during a “Christmas in July” event last Saturday at the Kirksville Community Center. The event was a success and featured several crafts, vendors, a food truck and the Bluegrass Cloggers. (The Citizen/Keith Taylor)

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Driving through Kirksville the past few weeks it’s been evident that the new owners of Roundhill General Store have started working inside the building. The prospect of the store reopening has stirred a lot of emotion within me.