Lifestyles

Levi Gnade

Gnade turns two

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:08 am

Levi Joseph Gnade turned two years old on January 23, 2015. Levi is the son of Dylan and Christa Gnade, of Troy. He is the grandson of Todd and Cathy Cotner, of Troy, Lenny and late Melissa Dillon Gnade and step-grandma Nicole Gnade. Levi celebrated his birthday on January 25 at the Fire House with a barn themed party.

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  • Guffeys celebrate 65 years together

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:29 am

    Guffey anniversary

    James Paul and Leota Gail (Cooper) Guffey were married on December 17, 1949 in Independence, Mo. The happy couple just recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary together. After retiring, Jim and Gail moved to Elsberry, Mo. in 1992 from Lee’s Summit, Mo., where they had lived for 33 years.

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  • Donations to Bridgeway Robertson Center

    Posted on January 12, 2015 at 2:00 pm

    Rasmussen Donation2014

    For the second year in a row, Dr. Rasmussen’s offices; Troy OB and Troy Family Practice, their employees and providers have donated items to Bridgeway’s Robertson Center in memory of Barb Dunard. The donations go to the center to help people in need and this large donation will be the gift that keeps on giving as it will help so many individuals. Pictured above are those who helped with the

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Travel

Injured in separate accidents

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:09 am

A Troy man was moderately injured Sunday, Jan. 18 in a one-car accident on Mary Knoll Road north of Green Acres Drive. Time of the accident was 6:20 p.m. According to the Patrol’s statement, a 2003 Polaris Sportsman driven by Matthew Brunnert, 35, Troy, traveled off the east side of the roadway. Brunnert lost control and the vehicle began to overturn before driver was ejected. He was not using his

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  • Troop C officers part of ‘Click It or ticket’ effort

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 8:39 am

    Captain Ronald S. Johnson, commanding officer of Troop C, Weldon Spring, announces that the Patrol will once again participate with the Missouri Department of Transportation’s Division of Highway Safety by joining other law enforcement agencies’ efforts on February 23, 2015, for a “Click It or Ticket” mobilization. The primary goal is to reduce the number of injury and fatal crashes which will be accomplished through the aggressive enforcement of traffic

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  • Cherry Blossom project to begin this week

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:50 am

    The City of Troy’s contractor is planning to begin road work improvements beginning this week on Cherry Blossom Way. This is the street which runs in front of Bodine Aluminum and connects Third Street with South Main. This will impact those who travel that route and people are advised to take a different route to work and school while the project is underway. The construction schedule is planned to be

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Education

MSTA Field Services Coordinator Debbi McElwaine presents Superintended Mark Penny with one of 11 awards earned by the school district.

Lincoln County R-III given 11 MSTA media awards

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:17 am

Debbi McElwaine, Missouri School Teachers Association Field Services Coordinator presented the following awards to the Lincoln County R-III District at the school board meeting on January 20: Audio/Visual Classroom: “Team 2 #PropKIDS²”- The teacher who won this award is no longer with the District. Online Content Twitter Account: “TBHS_AD@TBHSTrojans” – Jason Smith, Athletic/Activities Director. Audio/Visual School Building: “Mission Impossible: Avoiding Tardies” – Nathan Knox, TBHS 2014 Graduate. Web Site Classroom:

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  • Lincoln County R-III kindergarten info

    Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:00 am

    Kindergarten Registration for the 2015-2016 school year will be held February 24 and 25 (with Feb. 26 as an inclement weather make-up day if needed) in the Powell Conference Room, which is located in the lower level of the Central Office building at 951 W. College Street in Troy. Students must be five years of age by July 31, 2015, to register for kindergarten. Registration hours are 8 a.m. to

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  • R-III families digitally ready

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:45 am

    The Lincoln County R-III School District asked families how “connected” are you? The R-III District wasn’t asking if families received the latest news or checked in with their child’s teacher. The district surveyed families to assess how digitally connected families are to the internet. Ninety percent of the survey participants indicated they have internet access at home through DSL, cable, or cell service. Approximately 152 families intend to acquire internet

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Religion

Steve Rupp

Pro-Life Prayer Vigil, the 42 year fight

Posted on January 19, 2015 at 11:19 am

The Lincoln County Chapter of the Missouri Right to Life came together on Friday, January 16 to hold their annual prayer vigil. Many different denominations were represented in the vigil as they came together for the 42nd anniversary of Roe vs. Wade. In the span of 42 years, it is believed that there have been over 57 million babies killed in the United States due to abortions since 1973. Missouri

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  • Commissioners sign proclamation

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:34 am

    Right to Life Proc

    On January 13, members of the Lincoln County Right to Life group gathered to witness the Commissioners of Lincoln County sign a proclamation declaring January 22 as a day in memoriam for unborn children. Signing the proclamation were (seated, L – R): Matt Bass, Dan Colbert and Gene Galloway. Those in attendance were Fr. Charles Tichacek, Donna Shilharvey, Dane Stuckey, Norma Padella, Brock Stuckey, Shirley and Jim Rothermich, Darlene Loeb,

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  • St. Alphonsus celebrate Catholic Schools Week

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:27 am

    St. Alphonsus School kicks off Catholic Schools Week on Sunday, January 25 at the 10 a.m. Mass. Following Mass, there will be an open house at the school and preschool. Anyone interested in seeing the school and learning more about what St. Alphonsus has to offer, is invited to attend. St. Alphonsus School is an accredited school providing a quality, Catholic education. The school offers bus service, before and after

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Health

Winfield Family Health celebrates first anniversary

Posted on January 26, 2015 at 9:20 am

Lincoln County Medical Center is celebrating the one-year anniversary of Winfield Family Health, a family practice health care clinic staffed by Tony Wasielewski APRN-BC who specializes in a full range of medical services for all ages from newborn to older adult. In its first year, Winfield Family Health has attracted hundreds of people from all over eastern Lincoln County. Patients who have visited the clinic mention the ease, convenience and

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  • Lincoln County Medical Center joins Mercy

    Posted on January 21, 2015 at 9:18 am

    The Lincoln County Medical Center (LCMC) Board of Trustees approved an agreement for Lincoln County Medical Center (LCMC) to become part of Mercy, effective March 1. All LCMC operations will be managed by Mercy, including its eight affiliated physician clinics in Troy, Winfield and Elsberry, and its LCMC Home Health services. The 25-bed hospital will be Mercy’s fourth hospital in eastern Missouri, joining Mercy-owned hospitals in St. Louis, Crystal City

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  • Talley featured speaker at Red Dress luncheon

    Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:30 am

    Dr. Talley

    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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