HANNIBAL | General Mills presented a $35,000 check to The United Way of the Mark Twain Area for the COVID-19 response fund on Thursday at its plant in Hannibal.
The General Mills Foundation has committed $1 million to aid communities most impacted by the novel coronavirus through a gift to United Way agencies across the country. Funding will provide emergency assistance to people experiencing poverty with resources for food, shelter, childcare and other support.
The Hannibal Arts Council has invited the community to submit nominations for its Paragon Art Awards to celebrate excellence in the arts and recognize the contributions to the arts community by volunteers, individuals, art projects/programs, artists, art educators, organizations and business leaders
HANNIBAL | Several different non-profit organizations and the Marion County Sheriff's Department partnered up for the Unity Matters Project and picked up trash around the Huck Finn Shopping Center in a service project on Tuesday.
The non-profit organizations that created Project Unity include Be The Change For Your Community and the Bluff City Theater Youth Education (YETI) and Mentorship Program.