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Charged with cooking meth near outbuilding

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:24 am

Two people were arrested for manufacturing meth on property of a deputy, in a release from the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department. On Saturday, Jan. 17, 2014, around 2 p.m., a Lincoln County deputy was on patrol in unincorporated Lincoln County along Highway V when he observed two individuals and a red Pontiac Grand Am sitting near an old abandoned out building on his family’s property. Looking suspicious and unusual, the

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Work planned on several routes in Lincoln County

Posted on January 30, 2015 at 10:59 am

MACON - Weather permitting, MoDOT crews will be doing work on the following routes on the dates and time indicated. Route E - Feb. 2-6, one lane traffic at various locations each day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for edge rut repairs and brush cutting. Route H - Feb. 2-6, one lane traffic at various locations each day from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. for edge rut repairs. Route BB - Feb. 2-6,

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  • Hawk Point firefighters participate in training

    Posted on January 28, 2015 at 11:13 am

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    The Hawk Point Fire Department participated in an Ameren Missouri natural gas safety training session this week, discussing ways to recognize a gas leak and the basic steps emergency responders should take to contain a potential hazard. Ameren Missouri’s Dennis Bennett, above, provides training to emergency responders, excavators and other groups throughout the state to promote natural gas safety.

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  • Winfield Foley Volunteer Fire Protection District respond to structure fire in Winfield

    Posted on January 27, 2015 at 4:40 pm

    On Tuesday January 27th, 2015at approximately 1:30pm the Winfield Foley Volunteer Fire Protection District were requested to respond to a structure fire with suspicious activity. Once on scene, they found light smoke coming from a single story residence. The scene quickly became busy as the Winfield Foley Fire Protection District, Lincoln County Fire Protection District, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Departments worked together to extinguish the blaze. The fire was contained to

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Sports

Weekend sports report

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 10:19 am

In basketball this weekend, the Troy Buchanan High teams split Winter Homecoming games hosting Fort Zumwalt West. The girls lost 50-24. Alyssa Rivera led Troy with 16 points.  Moe led West with 19 points.  West jumped out to a 13-2 lead in the first period and never trailed.  Troy won the boys’ game 51-48. Brandon Bassham and Adam Mennemeyer were the duo for Troy as they combined for 43 of

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  • Troy’s Mennemeyer exceeds 30 points twice; Owls, Winfield absorb losses

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:05 am

    Adam Mennemeyer scored over 30 points for Troy Buchanan in consecutive games.

    Several area basketball teams were in action over the weekend. Highlighting the action was the Elsberry Indians traveling to Columbia to compete in the MFA Exchange Classic. The Indians lost to Versailles 50-45. Three Indians finished in double figures led by Terrez Blair with 13 points followed by Rodney Chatman (12 pts.) and Kyle Rimel (11 pts.). In a doubleheader at Wentzville Timberland, both the varsity Troy teams split their

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  • Winfield wrestling results at St. Charles

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:03 am

    2015 St. Charles Invitational Results for Winfield High school. 106 – Tyler Moon (26-1) placed 1st and scored 28 team points. Round 1 – Moon received a bye () (Bye). Quarterfinal – Moon won by fall over Brian Thornton 18-12 (Fall 1:31).Semifinal – Moon won by fall over Dylan Patton 19-10 (Fall 6:00). 1st Place Match – Moon won by fall over Jacob Williams (Troy Buchanan) 28-7 (Fall 1:10). Champ.

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Lifestyles

Levi Gnade

Gnade turns two

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:08 am

Levi Joseph Gnade turned two years old on January 23, 2015. Levi is the son of Dylan and Christa Gnade, of Troy. He is the grandson of Todd and Cathy Cotner, of Troy, Lenny and late Melissa Dillon Gnade and step-grandma Nicole Gnade. Levi celebrated his birthday on January 25 at the Fire House with a barn themed party.

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  • Guffeys celebrate 65 years together

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:29 am

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    James Paul and Leota Gail (Cooper) Guffey were married on December 17, 1949 in Independence, Mo. The happy couple just recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary together. After retiring, Jim and Gail moved to Elsberry, Mo. in 1992 from Lee’s Summit, Mo., where they had lived for 33 years.

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  • Donations to Bridgeway Robertson Center

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 2:00 pm

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    For the second year in a row, Dr. Rasmussen’s offices; Troy OB and Troy Family Practice, their employees and providers have donated items to Bridgeway’s Robertson Center in memory of Barb Dunard. The donations go to the center to help people in need and this large donation will be the gift that keeps on giving as it will help so many individuals. Pictured above are those who helped with the

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Entertainment

Dr. Talley

Talley featured speaker at Red Dress luncheon

Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:30 am

Tickets are selling fast for the Eighth Annual Red Dress Luncheon on Friday, Feb. 6 at Stefanina’s Banquet Room. Arrive early between 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. to receive FREE BMI & blood pressure screenings. Enjoy a delicious heart-healthy lunch and hear from physician expert, Dr. Jeremy Talley, Board Certified in Family Medicine. Educational materials and a FREE gift are also provided. Dr. Talley received his medical degree as a

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  • Troy Movie House Movie Listings

    Posted on January 13, 2015 at 3:45 pm

    1/16/2015 AMERICAN SNIPER R 4:30P 7:15P 10:00P PADDINGTON PG 4:45P 7:00P 9:15P TAKEN 3 PG13 5:15P 7:45P 10:15P THE WEDDING RINGER R 5:00P 7:30P 10:00P       1/17/2015 AMERICAN SNIPER R 1:45P 4:30P 7:15P 10:00P PADDINGTON PG 2:30P 4:45P 7:00P 9:15P TAKEN 3 PG13 2:45P 5:15P 7:45P 10:15P THE WEDDING RINGER R 2:30P 5:00P 7:30P 10:00P       1/18/2015 AMERICAN SNIPER R 1:45P 4:30P 7:15P PADDINGTON PG 2:30P

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  • Drama Club to present “The Dead Christmas Groom”, by Hofmann

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 11:07 am

    Winfield High School is gearing up for another performance by the Drama Club. Alyson Hofmann, a sophomore student at Winfield, wrote this year’s play. She titled the play “The Dead Christmas Groom”. It’s a story about two worlds colliding in Victorian London when the dead want to marry the living on Christmas. A bride is trapped in a “deadful” situation when she discovers this. You’ll never guess what’s going to

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