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Hawk Point firefighters participate in training

Posted on January 28, 2015 at 11:13 am

The Hawk Point Fire Department participated in an Ameren Missouri natural gas safety training session this week, discussing ways to recognize a gas leak and the basic steps emergency responders should take to contain a potential hazard. Ameren Missouri’s Dennis Bennett, above, provides training to emergency responders, excavators and other groups throughout the state to promote natural gas safety.

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  • Missouri Property Owners Can Appeal Real Estate Assessments in 2015

    Posted on January 6, 2015 at 10:03 am

    Missouri Property Owners Can Appeal Real Estate Assessments in 2015 By Jeffrey Mayne (phone 314 409 5203) JANUARY 5, 2015, St. Louis, Missouri…Missouri property owners that disagree with real property reassessments in 2015 can appeal those assessments to potentially lower their tax bill, notes Drey A. Cooley, attorney with the law firm Capes, Sokol, Goodman & Sarachan, P.C. “Commercial and residential property owners, including not-for-profit organizations, are entitled to appeal

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  • 2014 Republican Club Christmas Party and Installation

    Posted on January 5, 2015 at 8:12 am

    The Lincoln County Republican Club held its annual Christmas Party and installation of club officers on Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at the Lincoln County Council on Aging (LCCOA), on Boone St. in Troy. Monty’s catering served a delicious dinner and wonderful desserts. The membership also brought an array of scrumptious appetizers to share. The Reverend Kelly Hardcastle blessed the meal and gathering and prayed for our country. DJ Larry Fague

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  • MO RIDES now available for Lincoln County residents

    Posted on December 29, 2014 at 9:44 am

    MO RIDES is a new and emerging concept in the State of Missouri for managing personal mobility through coordinated transportation for seniors, persons with disabilities, those who are living on low incomes, and the general public. MO RIDES serves Franklin, Lincoln, Montgomery, St. Charles and Warren Counties. MO RIDES works with EXISTING transportation providers to coordinate affordable rides for people with transportation challenges. MO RIDES can especially benefit senior citizens,

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  • Troy resident competes in reality show

    Posted on December 29, 2014 at 9:08 am

    Dustin Raynor

    There’s no easy day at the “Broken Skull” ranch. Steve Austin returns with his trademark tough love for a second season of STEVE AUSTIN’S BROKEN SKULL CHALLENGE, premiering Sunday, January 4 at 8-9 p.m., ET/PT. The toughest competition series on TV, each week men and women from across the country battle it out in physically and mentally grueling challenges until only one is left standing. That person earns the chance

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  • Enjoy a healthy First Day Hike with Missouri State Parks Jan. 1

    Posted on December 22, 2014 at 9:01 am

    More than 40 free, guided hikes will take place on trails in Missouri state parks and historic sites throughout the state on Jan. 1. The effort is a part of America’s State Parks First Day Hikes, which gives guests the opportunity to start the year off right with a healthy hike. “First Day Hikes give families a fun way to begin the New Year by getting active, connecting with the

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  • Missouri Corn Scholarship now available

    Posted on December 22, 2014 at 8:40 am

    The Missouri Corn Growers Association and Missouri Corn Merchandising Council will be awarding seven deserving students $1,000 scholarships. Applications for the Missouri Corn Scholarship Program are now available for high school seniors and college juniors pursuing a degree in agronomy or related area of agriculture. “As farmers, we are constantly adapting to advancements in science and technology and believe it is important to help the next generation prepare for their

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