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Company not affiliated with LCJ

Posted on April 21, 2014 at 4:21 pm

It has been brought to our attention that a company referring to themselves as Hometown Productions is calling on ads found in The Lincoln County Journal stating they are the newspaper. This is not the case, please be sure to check with the BBB or before providing your credit card info to anyone?  The Lincoln County Journal  doesn’t call customers seeking their credit card information. Please protect your card.

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  • Worlds toughest job makes headlines

    Posted on April 21, 2014 at 9:17 am

    A viral video made its way onto Facebook this past week. The headline for the video was “Job Applicants For World’s Toughest Job”. Feeling intrigued I clicked on the video thinking that I would see a very strict application for a government position or something to the same equivalency. The video was actually interviews of the small handful of people who applied for the job. The requirements were as listed:

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  • Local player proves to be role model for girl

    Posted on April 21, 2014 at 9:16 am

    Just a thought! I want to congratulate the winners of the recent elections and want to ‘thank’ those who ‘put it on the line’ for public service. In today’s world of social media, people who serve the public are often targets of unwarranted and malicious verbal abuse from those who sit back and only relish in criticism. They say you have a ‘target on your back’ but no one notices,

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  • Turning over another page and starting my next chapter

    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 9:44 am

    It is truly a rare opportunity to be given the chance to grow yourself both personally and professionally while learning a new skill. In today’s overly structured world we are rarely given the opportunity to chase what we really want to do without making a four year commitment to it. So, it was refreshing to be given the opportunity to work at The Lincoln County Journal just over a year

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  • A special girl moves coach of men to tears

    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 9:43 am

    Michigan State University participated in the recent NCAA Tournament but failed to make it to the Final Four. However, a special bond between a young man and a courageous girl’s battle with cancer captured the hearts of a nation. Lacey Holsworth was there with the team as they won the Big Ten Tournament. And when they bowed out to eventual champion UConn, she was there. Now, Lacey, age 8, is

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  • Tragic news at nearby dog park brings caution to local residents

    Posted on April 7, 2014 at 9:01 am

    As an animal lover, I couldn’t help but feel sadden by the recent news of the dog that was killed at Quail Ridge Park in Wentzville. The Golden Retriever was at the dog park having a play date with a few other dogs and it ended tragically when a young Great Dane became aggressive. It was reported that close to 75 people were at the park at the time of

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  • “He was there”……….

    Posted on April 7, 2014 at 9:01 am

    Lincoln County lost one of its great supporters and active civic partner with the death of Donald Thompson Sr., the CEO of Peoples Bank and Trust Company. I appreciate Lauren Kleck, bank marketing director, on getting me a list of some of the activities that Thompson was involved in through the years. You can read on the front page this week of his vision for independent banks through the state

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