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NECAC Hunger Banquet demonstrated the impact of hunger in Lincoln County

Posted on November 17, 2014 at 9:16 am

The Lincoln County Council on Aging was the site of a very special banquet Monday night, November 10. It was sponsored by NECAC for the benefit of the Bread For Life Food Pantry and the Lincoln County Cupboard. There was no fee to attend, though donations of canned goods and non-perishable food items were accepted. There was also a silent auction of various gift baskets, the proceeds of which also

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  • Youth falls from moving vehicle

    Posted on November 10, 2014 at 8:38 am

    Troy Police reported that a five-year-old boy was injured Halloween day and was flown by Air Evac Life Team to a St. Louis Hospital for treatment. The event occurred at 10 a.m. that morning. According to the information released, the boy was in the back seat of a car when he moved into the front seat. The car had a standard transmission and the youth apparently moved it into another

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  • New accessible fishing dock in Cuivre River State Park now open

    Posted on November 3, 2014 at 9:35 am

    Fishing dock

    A new accessible fishing dock at Cuivre River State Park was officially open for the public on Wednesday, Oct. 29. Guests were invited to enjoy a brief dedication ceremony that was held at 2 p.m. at the park boat ramp near the fishing dock. Visitors were welcomed to then use the new dock and try their luck with fishing. Park staff was on hand to provide assistance for anyone who

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  • School Administrator for First Baptist Christian Academy of Troy

    Posted on October 30, 2014 at 10:34 am

    The students of First Baptist Christian Academy will be hosting a Veterans Day Program on Tuesday, November 11, 8:30 AM, Troy First Baptist Church, 1000 Elm Tree Road. We invite veterans and members of the community to join us in honoring the men and women who serve in the Armed Forces of the United States of America. Contact Information: administrator@troyfirstfbca.com 636-528-5967

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  • Law suit against Dominos for failing to pay minimum wage to delivery drivers

    Posted on October 27, 2014 at 10:05 am

    The law firms Paul McInnes LLP and Weinhaus & Potashnick have filed a lawsuit against MBR Management Corporation, franchisees of approximately 63 Dominos restaurants in Missouri and Illinois for failing to pay minimum wage to their delivery drivers. It includes the restaurant in Troy. The suit alleges that MBR is violating federal wage and hour laws by failing to adequately reimburse their drivers for their automobile expenses, resulting in unreimbursed

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  • Winfield City to get new water meters, new salt spreader

    Posted on October 27, 2014 at 9:46 am

    Winfield Karen Panther

    At the start of the Winfield City Hall meeting on Oct. 21, several people were honored for helping out at the Winfield Fall Festival. Chief Charles Hobby, Boy Scout Troop #376 and Karen Panther. Karen was also awarded a larger framed award, as she was the coordinator for the whole event and helped things run smoothly. Chief Hobby spoke about the September calls that the Winfield Police Department received. There

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  • Assessor’s office answers valuation questions on 2014 tax statement receipt

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 10:15 am

    In a few short weeks the Lincoln County Collector’s Office will be mailing out the 2014 Real & Personal Property tax statements. Upon receipt of your bill if there is an issue with the valuation please contact the Assessors Office if something is in error, missing or needs to be added. If there happens to be an issue that needs to be addressed with the assessor’s office, it would be

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