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Baby boy Utterback

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 9:43 am

Brian and Elizabeth Utterback, of Shelbina, are delighted to announce the birth of their son, Brock Ernest. Brock was born at 6:51 p.m., on September 25, 2014, at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Mo. He was 22 inches long and weighed eight pounds 15.6 ounces. Proud grandparents are Bruce and Connie Werkmeister, and Roy and Delia Crane, of Troy, and Larry and Jayna Utterback, of Shelbina. Proud great-grandparents include Jim and

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  • Baby boy Bricker

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 9:42 am

    Brinker announcement

    Doug and Niki Bricker are proud to announce the birth of their second child, Blake William Bricker. Blake was born on September 2, 2014 at 7:35 a.m. at St. Joseph Hospital West in Lake St. Louis. He weighed eight pounds four ounces and was 20 inches long. Big brother Bradley is so proud along with grandparents Darrell and Tonya Campbell, of Wentzville and Kathleen and the late Murel Bricker, of

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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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Travel

Seriously injured in accident

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 10:06 am

A Troy man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle accident in Washington County, according to a report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol. The accident occurred Oct. 12 at Echo Hill Drive at Woodland Drive. Time of the accident was 1 a.m. According to the statement, a Phillip Zoellner, 52, of Troy, was driving a 2006 Honda Rancher when he lost control and overturned. He was not using his safety

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  • Two injured in ATV accident at East/North Cappel Road

    Posted on October 13, 2014 at 10:29 am

    Two people were injured in an ATV accident on Saturday, October 4 in Lincoln County, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. The accident occurred on East Cappel Road at North Cappel. Time of the accident was 11 p.m. According to the Patrol’s statement, a 2012 Polaris ATV driven by Nicholas Vehive, 25, of Winfield, was westbound on North Cappel traveling too fast for conditions. He failed to negotiate a

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  • Bridge to be closed

    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 9:40 am

    Lincoln County Bridge no. 17500251 on Fairview Church Rd will be closed to through traffic (existing bridge removed) beginning Monday, September 29 until approximately December 1 in order to complete construction of the replacement structure.

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Education

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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  • Free high school equivalency preparation classes offered by SCCC

    Posted on October 20, 2014 at 8:54 am

    St. Charles Community College will hold registration for High School Equivalency preparation classes in Eolia on Monday and Wednesday evening, Oct. 20 and 22. This orientation/registration session will be held at Pike Lincoln Technical Center at 342 VoTech Rd., Eolia, Mo. from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m. Students must attend both nights. Classes are free. In addition to the registration at Pike Lincoln Technical Center, registration for evening classes at the

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  • King and Queen

    Posted on October 13, 2014 at 10:23 am

    Winfield Homecoming

    On Friday, October 3, Winfield was finally able to conduct their Homecoming traditions out on the new athletic field after storms postponed the previous attempt. Named as the 2014 Homecoming King and Queen were Tayler Nicholson and Kayla Bals. Both were excited to be nominated and to represent this year’s Homecoming King and Queen.

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Religion

Calvary Chapel-Winfield to host singing quartet

Posted on October 6, 2014 at 9:55 am

4 His Love, a Southern Gospel quartet based in Kansas City, Mo., will be appearing at Calvary Assembly of God, 3730 East Highway 47 in Winfield, Missouri on Saturday, October 11 at 6 p.m. 4 His Love first took shape in the mind of tenor Dan Roberts after the dramatic changes God made in his life as a young man in his 20’s in Lodi, Calf. That first group toured

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  • Arnhold honored for 70 years of service

    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 9:45 am

    Vera Arnhold was honored for 70 years of service to the Old Alexandria United Methodist Church. Also pictured is Rev. Mark Spence.

    Vera Arnhold was honored Sept. 21 at the 170th anniversary of the Old Alexandria United Methodist Church. Seventy years go Vera was 16 years old when the piano player, Maude Phelps suddenly passed away. Vera was called upon to play the piano at the church services. Later, when Glenda Creech Chapman was ready to play the piano, Vera took over the organ. For the last 60 years the duo of

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  • Lord’s Acre Dinner and Auction to support Moscow Mills United Methodist church

    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 9:27 am

    Handmade quilts from the MMUMC Women’s quilting group will be featured at auction.

    The Moscow Mills United Methodist Church will host its annual Lord’s Acre Dinner and Auction on Saturday, Oct. 11 in the church fellowship hall located at 703 Main St. in Moscow Mills. An all-you-can-eat Spaghetti Dinner will be served from 4 to 6:30 p.m. During this time craft items and baked goods will be available at the Stop and Shop table. The oral auction will begin at 7 p.m. featuring

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Health

Medicare Part D open enrollment, important for patients to be informed

Posted on October 20, 2014 at 10:04 am

Open enrollment for Medicare Part D will begin on Oct. 15 and run through Dec. 7 this year. Medicare Part D is a government program that subsidizes the costs of prescription drugs and prescription drug premiums for Medicare beneficiaries in the United States. The program was enacted in 2003 and went into effect on Jan. 1, 2006. Open enrollment for Medicare Part D occurs every year but a lot of

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  • LCMC FREE Pumpkin Patch Party and flu shots Oct. 11

    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 9:59 am

    Lincoln County Medical Center is celebrating the fall season with a Pumpkin Patch Party on Saturday, October 11 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Lincoln County Medical Center, 1000 East Cherry Street, Troy. Open to the public – families are welcome anytime throughout the event. Activities are FREE! Children will receive a FREE Halloween bag and pumpkin, while supplies last. There are many other activities the whole family can

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  • Three wise steps to take during Medicare open enrollment

    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 9:47 am

    Every year Medicare beneficiaries have a chance to change coverage during Medicare open enrollment from Oct. 15 to Dec. 7. Since open enrollment is the only time most people can change their Part D prescription-drug plans and/or Medicare Advantage, it’s a wise time to evaluate healthcare needs and budget for the upcoming year. There are many options to choose from, and the Medicare alphabet soup can be complex. CLAIM, Missouri’s

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