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Local 4-H members receiving blue and/or gold honors.

4-H Judging and Achievement Day for Lincoln County, Mo.

Posted on July 28, 2014 at 9:15 am

Fifty-nine 4-H members recently participated in judging and achievement day. Those receiving Blue/Gold honors were: PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT- Kolton Orth, Garrett Henke, Dillon Heitman, Kacy Schniedermeyer, Samantha Mudd, Deana Raasch; EXTEMPORANEOUS SPEAKING – Jane Zuroweste, Kirsten Shramek, Madilynn Turpin, Tyler Mudd, Deana Raasch, Kristopher Shramek; PUBLIC SPEAKING – Kaitlynn Foster, Ethan Kientzy, Deana Raasch, Kristopher Shramek, Jane Zuroweste, Kirsten Shramek; FASHION REVUE – Hattie Franklin, Erin Mudd, Samantha Mudd; FASHION SELECTION

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  • Happy days at Hawk Point Heritage Day

    Posted on July 28, 2014 at 9:00 am

    Hawk Point Heritage Day is just six weeks away. Regulars anticipate the delicious fried chicken and homemade pies on Sunday, September 7. The theme this year is Happy Days. Many activities will be available throughout the day. The day starts with a craft show and Community Church service in the park. There will be a car show for fair-goers to show off classic and antique autos. Local entertainment will be

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  • Troy FFA members attend Missouri FFA leadership camp

    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 8:42 am

    Troy FFA Members and Missouri FFA Camp Officers:  Seated (from left): Allison Vaughan, Anne Dove, Katie Suddarth, Ashlie Thomas.  Middle Row standing: State Officer Yia Yang, State Officer Ally Hultgren Allison Woehler, Kate Thornton, Kacey Thate, Clint Faerber, Katie Arnold, Madeleine Mennemeyer, State Officer Sam Marre, State Officer Libby Martin.  Third Row:  Rachel Scearce, Julia Chesser, Britney Stevens, Jessica Hoelting, Katie St. Pierre, Christina Burton,  Morgan Hartwig, Karissa Skibinski, Kathreen Daniels, Jordan Reece, Jacob Cottle, Kolton Orth, Tayler Turpin, J.T. Sachs, Ally Richterkessing, Riley Walton, Kyle Schroer, Bailey Arras.

    “FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.” This is the mission of the National FFA Organization. The Troy FFA Program builds upon the skills of their students by providing many summer opportunities. One such opportunity is the Missouri FFA Leadership Camp Rising Sun at the Lake of the Ozarks. This year, 27

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  • Deadline for comment on Ameren Missouri rate hike

    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 8:36 am

    The Missouri Public Service Commission has established the deadline for those wishing to intervene and participate in an electric rate case filed by Ameren Missouri. Applications to intervene and participate in this case must be filed no later than July 31, 2014, with the Secretary of the Missouri Public Service Commission, P.O. Box 360, Jefferson City, Missouri 65102-0360, or by using the Commission’s Electronic Filing and Information System (EFIS) at

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  • Marriage licenses recorded for June

    Posted on July 14, 2014 at 8:37 am

    The following marriage licenses were recorded in June 2014, in the Lincoln County Recorder of Deeds office. Justin Allen Bailey and Andrea Lindsey Peterson. William Albert Blei and Michelle Renee Freeman. Jeffery Darren Brent and Kristin May Crouch. Joshua Caleb Brownlee and Michaela Stephina Denny. Brian Michael Burroughs and Kelly Marie Barron. Daryl Scott Carson and Angela Marie Ketsenburg. James Harry Clare Jr. and Melissa Mae Crocker. Jackie Lee Cope

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  • Residents on Childs Road to petition county to asphalt surface

    Posted on July 14, 2014 at 8:36 am

    Residents along Childs Road and immediate area near Old Monroe presented a petition requesting the Lincoln County Commissioners to pave this one-mile gravel road at county expense. Luther McClellan and adult son, David, along with neighbors, have discussed the need for this action. In their proposed petition, Childs Road is a vital artery because of its location across from the intersection of Hwys. C and OO. At the other end,

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  • Lincoln County Commission Meeting Notes

    Posted on July 7, 2014 at 8:53 am

    The minutes have been edited by the newspaper due to space limitations. To read the entire minutes, go to JUNE 23, 2014 Present: Dan Colbert-Presiding Commissioner, EuGene Galloway- Associate Commissioner District 1, Matt Bass-Associate Commissioner District 2, Crystal Hall, County Clerk, the following proceedings were held: Highway Department: Bruce Wallace & Don Lilley • Discussed timeline for bridge replacement on Sand Run Road and improvements at the intersection of

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