Nevada Planning Commission held public hearings and discussed zoning changes Tuesday evening
(Local News ~ 08/09/23)
The Nevada Planning Commission met in regular session Tuesday evening in the council chambers. At the top of the meeting, the commission held a public hearing on the proposed zoning change of 426 W. Austin Blvd. and 127 S. Clay St. from R-3 Apartment Housing District to C-3 Commercial District. ...
Joseph (Papa Joe) Willard Barker
(Obituary ~ 08/09/23)
Joseph (Papa Joe) Willard Barker, 75, passed away peacefully at Moore-Few Care Center on Monday, Aug. 7, 2023, following a lengthy illness. Joe was born April 27, 1948, in Holden, Mo., to Willard and Betty (Cox) Barker. Joe grew up in Holden, Mo., and traveled the majority of his life. He later settled in Nevada, Mo., where he operated the salvage yard and several car lots. Joe had a love for fast cars and fishing...