A one vehicle accident occurred on April 6 on 18 Highway east of Adrian near the KK intersection. The Adrian Fire Department responded to assist. Gina L. Dobbins, 51, of Adrian, received minor injuries, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report by Trooper K.A. Schmutzler. Dobbins was traveling eastbound in a 1996 Jeep when the accident occurred.
Changes in streets and railroad crossings are coming to Adrian. Representatives from Missouri Northern Arkansas Railroad, MoDOT and the City Council met last week and discussed, by phone, the plans to close three railroad crossings at Third, Sixth and Seventh Streets. Crossing arms, lights and pedestrian crossings will be placed for the streets that remain open. They are First, Main, Fifth and Eighth Streets.
The regular meeting of the Board of Aldermen was held Monday, April 9, 2007 in the City Hall of Adrian, Missouri. Mayor Cindy Kendrick presided and called the meeting to order at 7:00 p.m. Aldermen Bill Greenwood, Hank Stark and Mark Lovelace were present. Absent: Floyd Clark. Also present was Max Gordon, City Counselor, Melisa Newkirk, City Clerk and Leonard Harrison, City Administrator.Melisa Newkirk, City Clerk then gave the oath office to the new aldermen. Mike Lemon is the new Aldermen for the North Ward and Bruce Scarborough is the new Aldermen for the South Ward.
The Lady Blackhawks improved their record to 3-0 this last week as they defeated Archie last Tuesday and Northeast Vernon County on Monday. Pictured: Third baseman Courtney Stark puts the tag on an Archie Lady Whirlwind for the throw out after a precise relay from the Lady Blackhawks in last Tuesday night's game at Archie.
The Adrian Blackhawks traveled to Archie last Tuesday to take on the Whirlwinds in the second game of their 2007 baseball season. The Blackhawks battled through and with the tieing run on second in the top of the seventh, Adrian fell short to the Whirlwinds by one, ending the game 3-4. Adrian moves their record to 0-2 for the season. The Blackhawks continued their season Monday night as they hosted Northeast Vernon County.