FATAL DROWNING AT CARLYLE LAKE
There was a drowning fatality at Carlyle Lake Sunday morning. According to Fayette County Coroner Bruce Bowen, 75 year-old Cecil Lindsey of Balwin, Missouri was reportedly alone when his boat capsized near the Tamalco Boat Dock around 9:00 a.m. Sunday. While the results of the autopsy will show the cause of death, Bowen said signs point to an accident. Lindsey was pronounced dead at the scene by the coroner.
LOCAL TEENAGE BAND WILL PLAY AT NATIONAL FFA CONVENTION
Three teenagers from Mulberry Grove High School who have formed a band will get a chance to play at the National FFA Convention. The name of the band is Country CLAN, and consists of 16 year-old Newt Albert, 16 year-old Cody Donaldson and 15 year-old Lori Albert. They will get a chance to perform in front of 30,000 people at the FFA Convention in Indianapolis, October 20 -23. Country Clan will leave early to audition for the chance to play on the main stage. If they are not chosen for the main stage, they will still play, but at smaller a venue. The band was chosen from 150 applicants and only 50 got this chance to perform. They have been performing together since October of last year.