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Winfield School celebrates awesome bus behavior

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 9:45 am

Every quarter Winfield R-IV School District gives out awards to students who have shown the Warrior Way while riding on the school bus for the whole quarter. Those who are being recognized for the first quarter are: Primary – Gauge Masterson, Ashlyn Fry, Maggie Springer, Madilynn Baker, Baylei Young, Kalynn Mitchell, Alex DiFeo, Andie Kukan, Makayla Meyer, Ava Morris, Kayden Ash, Hayden Ptak, Damien Gammons, Chloe Ruckel, Jeanna Rose, Michael

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  • Shelves of food low, drive for pantry Friday

    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 10:11 am

    There will be a special ‘Food Drive’ on Friday, Oct. 10 from 10 a.m. until 7 p.m. at the Troy Kroger Store. The pantry is located at 820 Cap au Gris, Troy. Volunteers will be at the Kroger Store entrance to accept donations. Cash donations will also be accepted if donors would prefer the pantry do bulk shopping. Pantry volunteers shop weekly to stock shelves with needed items. Bread for

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  • Salvation Army “Coats for the Cold” donation drive

    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 10:08 am

    With lower temperatures signaling the approach of much cooler weather, the Salvation Army has begun its annual “Coats for the Cold” campaign. Bright red barrels have been placed at various locations around Lincoln County in which to place your gently used sweaters, jackets and coats that are no longer of use to you. Donated items may be placed in the barrels from now until November 1 with distribution to take

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  • Coats for Kids campaign begins in Lincoln County

    Posted on September 29, 2014 at 10:08 am


    Starting September 29, 2014, the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office and Bright Futures Lincoln County will begin a coat campaign to provide gently-used winter coats to children in need. Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office and Bright Futures’ shared vision of ensuring every child in Lincoln County wears a winter coat is healthy and provides for strong self-esteem. They are working with partners and local school districts to help identify those children and

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  • Bright Futures Lincoln County about to turn one, community caring gives reason to celebrate

    Posted on September 29, 2014 at 10:06 am

    Bright Futures Lincoln County is approaching their first birthday in the community! Bright Futures Lincoln County was born on Oct. 22, 2013. To celebrate the milestone, the non-profit organization is releasing short videos every Wednesday to bring awareness to needs in the community, partners and how Bright Futures Lincoln County has impacted the lives of many students and their families. You can find their videos on the Bright Futures Lincoln

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  • Eagle Scout project is sign for ballfields

    Posted on September 15, 2014 at 8:47 am

    Jonathan Jansen, a local Elsberry Troop 391 Boy Scout, has attained the rank of Life Scout and has earned all merit badges needed to achieve his goal of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in Scouting. Jansen needs to complete his Eagle Scout Service Project as his last step and wants to do something that will benefit the entire community. As he has been a Scout and baseball player since first

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  • Adopt-a-Family is about to begin

    Posted on September 8, 2014 at 9:47 am

    With Labor Day behind us, the coordinators and volunteers of Lincoln County Adopt-a-Family are already looking forward to and preparing for Christmas. Many families in our community are facing hardships that make it difficult to get by day to day. Higher cost of living, unemployment, and illnesses have made these families cut down their budget so much so that there isn’t much left over to put aside for Christmas presents

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