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‘Take Back Drugs’ day

Posted on April 21, 2014 at 9:08 am

D.A.R.T., the local drug and alcohol reduction team organized in Lincoln County announced that in addition to the Sheriff’s Department, Lincoln County pharmacies will also participate in the April 26 Prescription Drug Take-Back event. More Americans (6.8 million) currently abuse prescription drugs than those using cocaine, heroin, hallucinogens and inhalants combined. Through proper disposal of prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications, communities can help prevent drug abuse, which makes this event

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  • Lincoln County Medical Center receives $3,000 grant from Midwest Stone Institute to fund arthroscopic equipment

    Posted on April 21, 2014 at 8:51 am

    Pictured (L to R): Patrick Bira, LCMC CEO; Stephanie Moore, BSN, Director of Surgical Services; Dr. Venkata Bodavula, hand surgeon; Dr. Robert Orell, orthopedic surgeon; Lori Drury, Midwest Stone Institute; and Patricia Rhoads, administrative assistant, grant writer.

    Midwest Stone Institute (MSI) has awarded a $3,025.63 grant to Lincoln County Medical Center (LCMC) to fund Arthroscopic Equipment to the Surgery Department. Dr. Robert Orell, orthopedic surgeon and Dr. Venkata Bodavula, hand surgeon, are primary operators of the equipment. Midwest Stone Institute (MSI) is a non-profit corporation whose mission has been to provide quality mobile urologic stone disease care to all patients in the St. Louis region, research, and

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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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  • County Mizzou Alumni Chapter announces fundraiser Athletic Director Mike Alden, Truman the Tiger, and The Norm Ruebling Band to appear

    Posted on April 7, 2014 at 8:59 am

    The board of the Lincoln County Mizzou Alumni Chapter is pleased to announce the fourth annual fundraising event, scheduled for Friday, April 25, 2014. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The event will take place indoors at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds and will include silent and live auction, raffles, a tailgate inspired menu, with many chances to win Mizzou themed door prizes and auction items. The Norm Ruebling Band will perform

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  • Patriot Guard helps send of local marine

    Posted on March 31, 2014 at 8:19 am

    Marine Corporal James Hastings poses with his wife, Olga, son, Wyatt, and riders from the Patriot Guard before being escorted by the Patriot Guard to Lambert Airport for deployment.

    The Patriot Guard escorted Marine Corporal James Hasting from his home in Troy to Lambert Airport on Thursday, March 20. James was on his way to Camp Pendleton in San Diego, Calif. before heading to Afghanistan for his second time. While in Afghanistan James will serve as a Forward Observer guiding aircraft to their targets. James is a 2009 graduate of Troy Buchanan High School and joined the Marines in

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  • Innsbrook Now Accepting Entries for Wedding Giveaway

    Posted on March 28, 2014 at 10:15 am

    In celebration of this season of love, the entry period for the Innsbrook Wedding Giveaway, presented with St. Louis’ Best Bridal, has officially opened. Couples can now take the photos and stories they’ve been saving and head over to to begin their journey. Couples have until March 31, 2014 to enter to win the Innsbrook Wedding Giveaway – a total package worth more than $30,000. “Innsbrook is a truly

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  • Less than One Week Left to Enter the Innsbrook Wedding Giveaway

    Posted on March 26, 2014 at 3:51 pm

    Less than one week remains until the entry period for the Innsbrook Wedding Giveaway, presented with St. Louis’ Best Bridal, closes on Monday, March 31. Located less than an hour outside St. Louis, Innsbrook is set amid rolling hills and sparkling lakes and has been a romantic wedding destination for more than 40 years. Couples are encouraged to submit their love story and photos at for the chance to

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