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LCHD Dental Clinic announces new volunteer

Posted on March 2, 2015 at 8:25 am

In November 2013, the Lincoln County Health Department began providing dental services to uninsured adult residents of Lincoln County. Since this time, retaining a volunteer dentist to provide these needed services has been challenging. Fortunately, with the help of local dentist, Dr. Armen Tumanyan, DMD, the situation is improving. Dr. Tumanyan began serving patients at the LCHD Dental Clinic in January, 2015. He comes to the health department with great

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  • Kindergarten class blesses police in lieu of a Valentine’s Day party

    Posted on February 23, 2015 at 9:09 am

    Students are pictured above with officers from after they dropped off their Valentine’s Day surprises.

    At First Baptist Christian Academy in Troy, Mo., fourteen (14) Kindergarten students have been working on a ministry project. Led by teacher, Rebecca Grimes, of Elsberry, the class has been collecting donations of candy and treats. Then, the class created goodie bags and on Friday, Feb. 13, the class delivered these bags to the Troy Police Department and the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. The students made their trip during party

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  • Ambulance district, health department among partners in CO alarm program

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:14 am

    Safe Kids Eastern Quad Counties has partnered with the Lincoln County Ambulance District and Wright City Fire District to secure a grant to provide Carbon Monoxide (CO) alarms to families in member counties. Lisa Sitler, RN, PhD health educator with the Lincoln County Health Department wrote the grant that was ultimately approved by Safe Kids. Sitler remarked, “I believe in Safe Kids CO Alarm program, and if it saves one

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  • Operation Round Up helps stock food pantry shelves

    Posted on January 5, 2015 at 8:33 am

    During the final two months of the year, Cuivre River Electric Community Trust volunteers who put Operation Round Up funds to work in their communities directed more than $12,000 to help local food pantries serve hungry families in need. The Immaculate Conception Church Dardenne Prairie Conference of the St. Vincent DePaul (SVDP) Society and the St. Patrick’s Wentzville Conference of the SVDP Society each received $3,000 from Operation Round Up

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  • Weather station coming to Ninth Grade Center

    Posted on January 5, 2015 at 8:25 am

    This spring, thanks to a grant from the National Science Foundation, the University of Missouri at Columbia’s Extension Commercial Agriculture Program will install a new weather station at the Ninth Grade Center in Moscow Mills. According to Patrick Guinan, State Climatologist with the University of Missouri’s Extension Commercial Agriculture Program, “The weather station will be a real-time automated weather station monitoring numerous environmental variables and collecting data at five-minute, 60-minute

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  • Community Opportunities

    Posted on December 30, 2014 at 8:08 am

    On December 22nd, 2014 Bob Eisenbeis, Knights of Columbus member, presented Community Opportunities Community Services program with a check for $447.67 The Tootsie Roll Drive was developed to raise funds for individuals with developmental disabilities. The Community Services day program has a special place in Mr. Eisenbeis’ heart. His grandson, Eddie Brake has received services through the facility since 2005. Eddie loves attending program and is well known throughout the

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  • Silex R-I hosting Recycling Day for the public

    Posted on December 22, 2014 at 9:06 am

    Silex R-1 School is hosting a Recycling Day on January 10, 2015 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. This is a free service. The collection will take place in the elementary parking lot. Most electronics and technology devices are accepted whether they are working or nonworking. You can also bring your old rechargeable batteries, CDs, DVDs, and VHS tapes for recycling. Computer, networking, office equipment, medical and retail equipment, personal

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