Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usFri, 24 Oct 2014 04:13:30 EDTFri, 24 Oct 2014 04:13:30 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssMade for shadeshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580366.htmlFor students at St. Edmond Catholic Schools, Thursday was an opportunity to wear something to school that's normally frowned upon in class: sunglasses.Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT5,000 early ballots so farhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580367.htmlEarly voting is big this year in Webster County. There were 5,005 absentee ballots requested as of Thursday morning, according to Webster County Auditor Carol Messerly, with nearly two weeks left to go until the Nov. 4 electio.Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTPerformers vie for funds at LifeWorks eventhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580368.htmlThe more than 200 guests who attended the fourth "A Night for LifeWorks" Thursday evening were entertained by yo-yo tricks, a juggler, magic and tap dancing.Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTSend Leffler back to the supervisorshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580358.htmlThe economic upswing in Webster County is undeniable. A wave begun by ag-industrial development has led to a deluge of hundreds of well-paying jobs and millions of dollars in investment in Webster County and the region.Fri, 24 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDTLet's keep Steve King in Congresshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/580321.htmlThe 50 American states send 435 men and women to serve in the U.S. House of Representatives. Most of them are little-known to anyone who doesn't live in the district that sent them to Washington.Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:00:00 EDT