Traditional graduation

Palmyra High School held a more traditional commencement ceremony for graduating seniors last Thursday on the middle school football field. Twenty-two members of the 80-member class participated in the event which was arranged to meet COVID-19 social distancing guidelines.

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County taking CARES Act funding requests

by Patty Cheffey Giving approval to start the process immediately, the Marion County Commission is now taking applications from those eligible to receiving funding from the CARES Act. During their meeting Monday, the commissioners approved the revised Marion County CARES Funding Program proposal, which now includes a rolling period for accepting applications instead of an…

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Leliah A. Curless

Leliah A Curless, 85, St. Peters, Mo., and formerly of Palmyra, Mo., passed away Friday, June 26, 2020, at Delmar Gardens Nursing Home in Lenexa, Kan. Leliah was born on Dec. 28, 1934, to Harvey Lester and Mattie Grace (Luck) Moutray in Steelville, Mo. She was married to Donald C. Curless on Jan. 21, 1956.…

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NEW WEBSITE UNDER CONSTRUCTION

We’re changing our website to help our readers connect with the Palmyra Spectator in new ways. ¬†We’ll have more content, including the complete issue of each week’s newspaper, posted soon. ¬†Thanks for your patience.

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