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Help the Red Cross prepare for emergencies by donating blood

Posted on September 8, 2014 at 9:55 am

Disasters can strike at any time, and the American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to help their communities prepare for emergencies by giving blood during National Preparedness Month. The mission of the Red Cross is to help the public prevent, prepare for and respond to emergencies. During National Preparedness Month, the Red Cross reminds Americans to take simple steps to get ready for emergencies in their homes, workplaces and communities.

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  • Martin Family Wiffle Ball Tournament in full swing

    Posted on September 2, 2014 at 9:29 am

    The Martin Family Wiffle Ball Tournament is at it again for their 3rd year in a row! The tournament will be held on September 6 at the Moscow Mills Ball Park with proceeds to benefit two charities this year. After much consideration the Martin family decided to help out Wounded Warrior Project and Central Missouri Honor Flight. “We as a family have been blessed with receiving support from our Sponsors

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  • Girl Scout recruitment

    Posted on August 25, 2014 at 9:36 am

    What is a dream that you can’t wait to achieve? To be the lead singer in a band, be a spy on a mission or to be the star of your own story? At Girl Scouts, they can’t wait to make that dream come true. Girls and adults looking to join Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri are invited to attend an upcoming recruitment event: Troy Tuesday, Sept. 16, Lincoln County

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  • Sheriff reports IRS scam

    Posted on August 18, 2014 at 9:21 am

    The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office was contacted by a citizen informing them he received a phone call from an automated service informing him he is being sued by the IRS and he needed to return their call. Although the IRS has been a topic of debate in recent months, the federal agency does NOT operate in such a manner. Do not return the call, it is considered a scam. Thus

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  • Stephens wins MDC state slogan contest

    Posted on August 18, 2014 at 9:20 am

    Leslie Stephens, of Troy, with a Trees Work poster created from her winning slogan “Without trees, we’d be up a creek without a paddle.”

    A Troy woman’s creativity helps design a new poster for Conservation Department publicity campaign. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) has chosen a winner for a state-wide slogan contest. Leslie Stephens, of Troy, won first place in the Trees Work Poster Slogan Contest. More than 1,300 slogans were submitted. The goal of MDC’s Trees Work campaign is to increase awareness of the benefits trees provide to all Missourians. As part

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  • Innsbrook Announces Chris Moore as New Chief Financial Officer

    Posted on August 11, 2014 at 3:36 pm

    Innsbrook announces Chris Moore as the corporation’s new Chief Financial Officer. As a member of the Executive Management Team, Chris will be an active participant in the business with his involvement in accounting, strategic planning and growth. “In joining Innsbrook I am looking forward to joining a successful and stable management team,” said Moore. “I look forward to getting acquainted with the staff, property owners and customers over the coming

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  • Lovelace completes training

    Posted on August 11, 2014 at 10:56 am

    Lovelace

    Andy Lovelace, 17, of Troy, completed Army Basic Training at Fort Benning, Ga. on August 7, 2014. Lovelace is the son of Christopher and Amanda Lee, of Troy. Lovelace will be returning home to complete his senior year at Troy Buchanan High School before advancing to A.I.T. to continue and fulfill his commitment to the U.S. Army National Guard.

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