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Easter Egg Drop Saturday

Posted on April 14, 2014 at 9:46 am

NorthRoad Church and Woods Fort Country Club have teamed up to provide an Easter egg hunt unlike any other. On Saturday April 19, Bill Hopper is going to fly a helicopter over the practice range at the Woods Fort golf course dropping around 3,500 eggs for children. The event will begin at 2 p.m. and will also feature an adult egg that will contain a free round of golf. NorthRoad

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  • Probation and Parole Center collects items for donation

    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 9:26 am

    Pictured (in no particular order): Jeanine Beck-Clithero, Kristi Butler, Kelly Davis, Jesi Garcia, Lori Groff, Lynn Harris, Debbie Jackson, Michelle McCallister, Stacy Porter, Stephanie Sharp, Chantelle Smith, April Strader-Jones, Jennifer Zaiss, Michelle Seaton. Not pictured: Amy Conner, Kim Evans, Doug Harlow, Bart Hercules, Kelly McPherson, Mike Manley, Kurt Oppeau, Matt Tannehill, Sarah Underwood, Don Wasielewski, Stan Wheeler, Jackie McKinney, Jennifer Schoenherr.

    Our local Probation and Parole office has stepped up to help out the Bridgeway’s Robertson Center. They began collecting items for the center on March 20 and donated them on April 10. This donation was in honor of National Domestic Violence Awareness Week from April 7 – 12. On top of the huge amount of items that were collected, $240 in gift cards were donated as well as $100 donations

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  • Arrow earns his ‘wings’

    Posted on April 14, 2014 at 9:22 am


    Ensign Anthony Arrow was winged a Naval Aviator on March 28, 2014. This important event is the culmination of many months of intensive application, which is required for the successful completion of the demanding academic, military, and airborne curriculum. Arrow was also tested under extreme stress to measure his success. J. M. Pavelko from the Department of the Navy said this about earning “wings of gold”, “Naval Aviators are the

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  • Troy Middle School students bring home hardware from the State TSA Competition

    Posted on April 7, 2014 at 9:05 am

    Students pose with their medals and plaques after the State TSA Competition in Rolla. Pictured in no particular order are: Blake Beamer, eighth grade; Samuel Benhardt, seventh grade; Nicholas Bishop, eighth grade; Abigail Daw, seventh grade; Joshua Eickoff, eighth grade; Alexander Gambill, seventh grade; Morgan Heyer, eighth grade; Mitchell Key, eighth grade; Kelsey Ladlie, eighth grade; Jason Love, eighth grade; Cole McBride, eighth grade; Payton Pruitt, eighth grade; Jacob Pudwitr, eighth grade; Allison Scott, eighth grade; Ashton Suchland, eighth grade; Dean Taylor, seventh grade; Josy Teson, eighth grade; Cody Wedemeier, eighth grade; Jacob Whitebread, seventh grade.

    After months of hard work 19 Technology Student Association (TSA) students from Troy Middle School finally got their chance to show their skills against students from across the state of Missouri at the TSA state competition. The largest group of students to ever compete from TMS headed to the campus of the University of Missouri S&T from March 30 to April first bringing home with them seven first place finishes,

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  • FREE MoCHIP program: protect kids

    Posted on March 31, 2014 at 8:57 am

    In collaboration with the Troy Masonic Lodge, the Lincoln County R-III Schools, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, the Lincoln County Fire Protection District #1, the Troy Police Department and the Lincoln County Ambulance District will be hosting a MoCHIP day on May 17, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Troy Middle School cafeteria. What is MoCHIP? MoCHIP is a comprehensive child identification program designed to give Missouri

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  • Luetkemeyer files for another term

    Posted on March 10, 2014 at 10:31 am

    Blaine Filing

    Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer filed for re-election and vowed to continue working for the hard-working people of the Third Congressional District. “I have an unwavering commitment to the hard-working taxpayers of the district that has included support for legislation that provides our citizens with an opportunity to succeed based on the principles of economic freedom and financial security,” Luetkemeyer said. “By offering alternatives that will create jobs and lower taxes, we

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  • Nielsen and Schaper tie the knot at 93

    Posted on March 3, 2014 at 8:59 am

    Nielsen and Schaper

    Evalyn Rose Nielsen married Rev. Melvin Louise Schaper on October 26, 2013 at the Calvary Bible Fellowship Church in Oklahoma City, Okla. Officiating was Melvin’s son Rev. Albert Shaper with Rev. Jerry Schenck assisting. Both were in missionary work with Evalyn serving in Bolivia and Melvin serving on the island of Grenada in the West Indies. Both were 93 years old at the time of the service with Melvin being

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