Riverways Federal Credit Union announces the acquisition of Vaughan Insurance

    Riverways Federal Credit Union, a not-for-profit financial cooperative serving 27 counties in south central Missouri, announces the acquisition of Vaughan Insurance LLC to offer credit union members access to a full line of insurance services!

Eye clinic under new ownership

What area residents have known as Crawford County Eye Care is now Regional Eye Care Cuba. The business is now owned by Dr. Matt Wickham and Dr. Lisa Mackey, although former owner Dr. William Lynch is still working there.

Doe Run employees provide coats, food and gifts for the holidays

    This holiday season, employees at The Doe Run Company (Doe Run) have come together to give back to the community in a variety of ways.

Two MBSH nurses are nominated for the March of Dimes Heroes in Action awards

    Each year, March of Dimes recognizes extraordinary nurses throughout Missouri for their outstanding contributions to the field of nursing and their exceptional care of patients. Over the course of ten to twelve weeks, nurses are nominated by colleagues, supervisors, or the families they have served.

Mueller joins PCB lending team

    Phelps County Bank is pleased to announce the addition of Loan Officer Jack Mueller to its St. James lending department. Mueller began his banking career at PCB in 2016 as a teller. He’s trained with several departments within the bank including the team that helped local businesses participate in the SBA’s Payroll Protection Program to keep their workers employed.

Small business optimism, and prices, up in November 

The NFIB Small Business Optimism Index increased slightly in November by 0.2 points to 98.4. Four of the 10 Index components improved, four declined, and two were unchanged. The NFIB Uncertainty Index decreased four points to 63.