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Monday, January 21, 2019

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Obituary - Robert L. Gentry

Robert L. Gentry, 69, Belton, Missouri departed this life on Friday, January 18, 2019 at his home surrounded by love and family.

He is survived by his wife, Linda Gentry of the home; two sons, Brian Robert Gentry and wife Myra Gonzales-Catli-Gentry, Belton, Missouri; Kevin William Leonard Gentry, Boston, Massachusetts; other relatives and many friends.

Cremation. A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held Saturday, February 2, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. at their home in Belton.

A complete obituary will be published when it becomes available.

Obituary - Jane Ellen Schilling

Jane Ellen Schilling, age 70, passed away Friday, January 18, 2019 at her home in Clinton. Memorial services will be 10:00 AM, Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Vansant-Mills Funeral Chapel, Clinton. Visitation will be 9:00-10:00 AM prior to service. Inurnment will be in the Englewood Cemetery, Clinton. 

Memorial contributions can be made to P.A.W.S. or Project Christmas Cheer and may be left in care of Vansant-Mills Funeral Home. Condolences and fond memories may be left online at

Jane was the daughter of S. Theodore and Billie Mae (Tillman) Schilling. She attended Clinton High School graduating in 1966. She worked as a salesman for a newspaper.

She was preceded in death by her parents Theodore and Billie, and a brother , James Schilling.

Among survivors is a nephew, Doug Schilling, and two nieces Erica Piela and Janice Schilling.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home, Clinton, MO.

Update: Structure Fire in rural Adrian

At 07:20 Sunday morning the Adrian Fire Department was dispatched on a reported residential structure fire at 5261 NW CR 10504. Mutual aid was requested from Butler Fire and Central Cass Fire to respond to the scene, while Amsterdam Fire was requested to stage at the Adrian fire station for coverage of any additional calls in the Adrian area. 

We arrived on scene at 07:36 hours and found the structure to be fully involved. All occupants were out of the home and were treated by EMS but did not need transported. 

Firefighters were on the scene for over two hours battling the fire. The fire is believed to be accidental in nature caused from a wood stove. Adrian Fire Department would like to thank all agencies who responded on the call. 

Courtesy of Adrian Fire Chief Gary Dizney

Complete St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office News Release Jan 14-21, 2019

St. Clair County Sheriff Scott Keeler reported deputies made nine arrests and took a stealing report during the week of Jan. 14-21, 2019.

View the link we have provided for you below for additional information. 

Martin Luther King Jr. Day Forecast

Sunday, January 20, 2019

House Fire in rural Adrian

The Adrian Fire Department along with Butler Fire Department are in route to a house fire east of Adrian at a address of 5261 NE CR 10504 which is off of Z Highway south of 18 Highway at this time.

No one is said to be in the residence at this time and the structure is fully engulfed in flames.

Mid America Live News will update when more information is made available to us from the Adrian Fire Department.

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Red Moon Sunday

Whether on the field,
Or be it up in the sky,
Let the red shine through!#SuperBloodWolfMoonHaiku
Sorry if we are waxing poetic this morning but, it's probably better than waning poetic! #MoonJokes

Obituary - Alice Rebecca Scheilz

Funeral services for Alice Scheilz will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. 

Visitation will be Monday evening from 5-7 p.m. at Schowengerdt Chapel. Burial in Myers Cemetery, Appleton City, Missouri. Contributions to Butler Public Library or Good Shepherd Hospice. Online condolences,

Alice Rebecca Scheilz, age 80 of Butler, Missouri died Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Butler Center in Butler, Missouri. She was born April 7, 1938 to Edwin Milton and Leota Edith Banghart Fox in Nevada, Missouri.

Alice is survived by her husband James Scheilz Jr. of Butler, Missouri; three sons, Stanley Ray Scheilz Sr. and wife Diane of Jenks, Oklahoma, Steven Duane Scheilz and wife Sherry and Douglas Eugene Scheilz, all of Butler, Missouri; one sister, Jessie Edith Schapeler of Appleton City, Missouri; six grandchildren, Christie, Stanley Jr., Erica, Chad, Seth and Shannon; three great-grandchildren, Brandon, Ariana and Jackson; one step-grandson; and nephews and nieces. She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Edwin Denzil Fox; and one sister, Betty Alice Fox.

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Obituary - Mason L. Lowe

Mason L. Lowe, 25, of Rocheport, MO., passed away after succumbing to injuries he sustained January 15, 2019 in Denver, CO., at the National Western Stock Show during the PBR Chute Out.

Visitation for Mason will be 5 to 8 P.M. Tuesday, January 22 at the Open Bible Praise Center in Boonville, MO. 

Funeral services for Mason will be 11 A.M. Wednesday, January 23 at the Open Bible Praise Center with Pastor Tom Levin officiating. Burial will follow in the Walnut Grove Cemetery in Boonville, MO.

Mason Lee Lowe was born September 12, 1993 in Springfield, MO., the son of Stacy Lowe and Melissa Reed. He married Abbey Cooper on June 9, 2018 in Pilot Grove, MO. At the young age of three Stacy Mason’s father put him on dairy calves and he instantly fell in love with riding. Mason moved up to riding bulls. He spent several years and eventually made it into the PBR circuit. Mason passion and drive made him currently ranked 18th in world in the PBR. He loved to be a Cowboy and anything associated with being one. Mason and Abbey loved their time they spent together with their dog Gator. Mason had a kind soul and a heart of gold, always willing to help anyone in need. Mason loved spending time with his buddies, he had an infectious smile and with his quick wit, he was often the life of the party.

Mason was preceded in death by his grandma, Beverly Reed. He is survived by his wife, Abbey of the home, father, Stacy Lowe of Exeter, MO., mother, Melissa Whisenhunt of Exeter, MO., in-laws, Brian and Stephanie Cooper of Rocheport, MO., Sister, Kayla Lowe of Butterfield, MO., Step-sister, Alyssa Whisenhunt of Exeter, MO., Sister in law Campbell Cooper of Rocheport and his Niece, Blazi Lowe. Also surviving are his grandparents, Loren and Brenda Lowe of Cassville, MO., and Larry Reed of Exeter, MO. He will be dearly missed by family, friends and his brothers of the PBR.

Memorial contributions may be left at or Mailed to: National Western Stock Show, ATTN: Mason Lowe Donations, 4655 Humboldt Street, Denver, CO. 80216

Arrangements are under the direction of Howard Funeral Home, Boonville, MO. Online condolences may be left at: