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4 Youths from Stonebridge Free Will Baptist Chosen for Missions Trips

Posted on November 18, 2014 at 12:20 pm

Stonebridge Free Will Baptist Church in Troy, Mo., may only be a mission church, in fact, they have yet to be self-supporting, but that doesn’t stop the Holy Spirit from moving on their youth. Three teens from Stonebridge were chosen to go to E-TEAM, (Eagleton Teens Equipped and Active in Missions) the national summer mission experience hosted by Free Will Baptist International Missions. A fourth teen from Stonebridge is currently

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  • Ambulance, emergency services have equipment to handle Ebola cases

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 9:08 am

    Lincoln County Ambulance District, fire, health department and Lincoln County Medical Center have been busy working on plans for taking care of patients who may have the signs, symptoms and history consistent with the Ebola Virus infection. At this time, the likelihood of a Lincoln County resident becoming infected with the Ebola virus is very low. The CDC and the Lincoln County Health Department have been working closely with local

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  • Missouri minimum wage rate set for 2015

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 8:33 am

    The Missouri Department of Labor announces the state minimum wage rate for 2015 has been established, according to state law, at $7.65, effective January 1. All businesses are required to pay at minimum, the $7.65 hourly rate, except retail and service businesses whose annual gross sales are less than $500,000. Per state law, the minimum wage rate is calculated once a year and may increase or decrease based on the

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  • Baseball legend adopts puppy from local breeder

    Posted on November 3, 2014 at 8:59 am

    Donna Lampson and one of her adult male German Shepherds. He is the sire of the puppy that Molina purchased.

    Donna Lampson of Dach Haus German Shepherds in the Winfield/Foley area recently had a celebrity sighting…her sighting was right on her own property! Back in August Lampson received an inquiry about one of their German Shepherd puppies for sale. When she finally got to meet the family that wanted a German Shepherd puppy it was none other than Yadier Molina and his wife, Wanda Torres. “My husband knew that he

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  • Turkey Trot 5K registration open; Krispy Kreme sales

    Posted on November 3, 2014 at 8:43 am

    The Troy Community Concert Band has opened registration for its 9th annual Turkey Trot 5K Fun Run/Walk. Pre-registration will remain open through Thursday, November 20. Start and end will be Bonfils Community Auditorium at College/Ellis Streets in Troy. The Trot has become an annual tradition for many local families. It benefits three great programs: the Community Band, the Bread for Life Food Pantry, and the Troy R3 Buddy Bag program.

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  • Sheriff’s office receives Homeland Security grant

    Posted on October 27, 2014 at 9:47 am

    The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office recently received notification they were awarded a Missouri Homeland Security interoperability grant that will benefit the 24-hour law enforcement agencies in the county. The $40K grant will go toward portable radios incorporating the statewide public safety interoperable communications system, known as the Missouri Statewide Interoperability Network (MOSWIN). The Statewide Interoperability Network provides access for local agencies to communicate with state, regional and federal agencies in

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  • Accepting the keys

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 8:57 am

    Moscow MillsAmerentruck

    The City of Moscow Mills was recently presented with a bucket truck from Ameren Missouri. The utility company has a program where they donate old trucks which they put out of service. Cities, schools, fire departments and other entities put in applications. Donnie Hopkins (second from left), public works superintendent for Moscow Mills, accepts the keys from Derek Pierce (right), director, and Julie Feast, customer service advisor of Ameren. Also

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