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Talley featured speaker at Red Dress luncheon

Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:30 am

Tickets are selling fast for the Eighth Annual Red Dress Luncheon on Friday, Feb. 6 at Stefanina’s Banquet Room. Arrive early between 11:30 a.m. and 12:00 p.m. to receive FREE BMI & blood pressure screenings. Enjoy a delicious heart-healthy lunch and hear from physician expert, Dr. Jeremy Talley, Board Certified in Family Medicine. Educational materials and a FREE gift are also provided. Dr. Talley received his medical degree as a

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    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 11:06 am

    Applying for college can be a very daunting task for both parents and students. It’s not a quick process once you get into the loans and all the paperwork that has to be completed, but Silex R-I will be lending their knowledge to the community with a FAFSA Frenzy event on Tuesday, Feb. 10. This event will take place at the Silex R-I School District from 6 – 8 p.m.

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  • St. Louis Homeschool Geography Bee

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 10:50 am

    nico geo bee

    Lincoln County homeschool student, Nico King, placed 2nd in the St. Louis Homeschool Geography Bee. He was up against 18 other students grades fourth thru eighth. This was his first year participating. King is an eighth grader. His family is very proud of his hard work.

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  • Team donates

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 10:33 am

    BFLCcleanup

    Members of the Net Force Volleyball team spent a portion of their winter break donating their time and energy to helping Bright Futures Lincoln County. The not-for-profit was in desperate need of some organization of previously donated items. The team of players spent hours sorting, folding and helping streamline inventory to prepare for second semester. Bright Futures Lincoln County fills basic needs of students via donations typically through their Facebook

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  • Start the new year by getting your High School Equivalency credential

    Posted on December 8, 2014 at 9:46 am

    The St. Charles Community College, Adult Education and Literacy program is offering FREE High School Equivalency preparation classes in St. Charles, Warren, Lincoln and Pike counties. The High School Equivalency (HSE), HiSet exams, replaced the GED© in January 2014. Preparation classes are offered in the mornings and evenings, Monday – Thursdays, depending on the location. Classes are held at Winfield High School, Pike Lincoln Technical Center in Eolia, Troy Probation

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  • Winfield R-IV School Board reviews programs and district goals, approves new plans for maintenance building

    Posted on December 1, 2014 at 9:11 am

    Pictured are the students who made it to the School Board meeting to be recognized for their good deeds and always showing the Warrior Way. Front row: Taylor Shaffer,  Kaylee Shaw, Shelby Nanney and Lily Wehmeier. Back row: Keaton Laurence, Ashley Heintzelman and Kristen Burkemper Board Vice-President.

    At the Nov. 18 Winfield School Board meeting the district presented their Smart Goals to the school board as well as their building goals. The principals of each building gave a detailed description on how they will meet the goals they have set as well as if they are on target to meet the goals presently. Currently there are 444 students in the district with perfect attendance. Overall in the

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  • Food safety during the holidays

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 9:06 am

    With the holidays fast approaching, the Lincoln County Health Department reminds residents to practice safe food preparation for family gatherings. Every year, an estimated 76 million cases of foodborne illness occur in the United States. While the majority of these cases are mild and cause symptoms for only a couple of days, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that there are 300,000 hospitalizations and 5,000 deaths related

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