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ShredFest Results 2023


Hannibal’s Ramp Park was full of spins, twists and flips Saturday as extreme athletes showed off their skills at ShredFest. ShredFest is an event which includes talented skateboard, bike, and scooter riders. Free entry was allowed into the Ramp Park and helmets were given…

ShredFest is family fun day in Huckleberry Park


Perfect weather is in the forecast for Saturday’s ShredFest at the Ramp Park. It was a good call to postpone the event in July due to a heat advisory because this weekend’s weather will be much more conducive to a family fun day at…

Pickleball 101 class


Pickleball has become even more popular in Hannibal, now that new designated courts are available at Huckleberry Park. A free class for anyone interested in learning about pickleball will be 6-8 p.m. Monday Sept. 18. Equipment will be provided. Tom Batenhorst, Park Board president…

Free basketball clinic coming up


Hannibal basketball aficionados are promoting the sport by offering free instruction and coaching. Caleb Gosney said the goal is to encourage young players to develop their skills. A free basketball clinic called September Jam, starts Sept. 10 at the Hannibal Parks & Recreation courts…

Fall Festival of Country Music coming up


A night of toe-tapping country tunes and talent is on its way to Hannibal. The Fall Festival of Country Music will be 6 p.m. Sept. 8 at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center. The show will feature music performed by Memory Lane, which includes Martin…

Sports practice rental spaces available Sept. 1


Sports practice rental spaces become available beginning Sept. 1 for Hannibal Parks & Recreation facilities. Rentals can be made online at www.hannibalparks.org for Admiral Coontz Recreation Center and Clemens Field Training Facility. Potential renters are encouraged to create a profile on the signup software…

Indoor Horseshoe League registration open


The 44th annual Indoor Horseshoe League sponsored by Hannibal Parks & Recreation starts Sunday, Sept. 17. Registration for the league continues through Sept. 12. Games are played starting at 2 p.m. Sundays at the Admiral Coontz Recreation Center. The cost is $40 for each…

Fall hours begin for Ramp Park


Fall hours for the Ramp Park at Huckleberry Park begin Monday, Aug. 14. The Ramp Park will be open 4 to 6 p.m. weekdays and 1-6 p.m. weekends, weather permitting. The park is for roller skates, roller blades, skateboards, bicycles and scooters. The cost…

Romano earns Summer Spotlight Employee of the Week


Lifeguard Elizabeth Romano has earned the Summer Spotlight Employee of the Week award at the Hannibal Aquatic Center. Hannibal Parks & Recreation is paying tribute to employees at the Aquatic Center this summer with a special award each week. Romano is a sophomore at…

Big Dirt Dig set Aug. 19


The Big Dirt Dig gives children a chance to practice their social skills right before they start school. The Big Dirt Dig will be 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Aug. 19 at the Street Department maintenance facility, 701 Warren Barrett Drive. The event will…

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