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Make Christmas brighter by adopting a deserving family

Posted on November 24, 2014 at 9:35 am

Thanksgiving is this week and the Lincoln County Adopt-a-Family team is thankful for those who have stepped forward and adopted a family in need this Christmas. Over 100 families have been adopted! But as Christmas gets closer, families remain on the list. Below are some of the families that are available for adoption. Not sure what adoption involves? Contact the committee and they will be glad to talk with you!

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  • The Cellular Connection to hold nationwide food drive

    Posted on November 24, 2014 at 9:22 am

    The Cellular Connection, the largest Verizon premium wireless retailer in the U.S., announced on November 14 that 300 of its stores will be donating and volunteering at local food banks through its “Stop the Hunger” initiative this holiday season in a joint effort with its customers. From November 14 until Friday, December 12, participating TCC stores across the U.S. are encouraging local families to bring in canned and boxed food,

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  • Benefit to help Gabriel Ward

    Posted on November 24, 2014 at 9:19 am

    Gabriel Ward

    Gabriel Ward, son of Micah and Tiffany Ward was born in late August, 2014 with a condition called Bladder Outlet Obstruction (BOO). BOO is a blockage at the base of the bladder. It reduces or prevents the flow of urine into the tube that carries urine out of the body (urethra). With the effects of BOO, Gabriel now has damaged kidneys and has to undergo hemodialysis every other day. Since

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  • Barber turned four

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 8:53 am


    Donald Barber turned four years old on Nov. 7, 2014. Donald is the son of Tim and Diana Barber, of Troy and the younger brother to Gabriel Barber, 10. Proud grandparents are Teresa Keetman, the late Donald Heitman, Robert Barber and Joyce Barber, and Benny and Nina Clithero Donald had a Ninja Turtle and Jake and the Neverland Pirate themed party at his home with friends and family.

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  • Baby boy Glimka

    Posted on November 17, 2014 at 8:51 am

    Glimka birth announcement

    Dionisio and Joy Glimka, of Troy are happy to announce the birth of their new bundle of joy, Landon Jerry. Landon was born on September 28, 2014 at 5:22 p.m. weighing six pounds and was 18 ½ inches long. Landon is the little brother of Gavin, 10 and Madeline, 5. He is the grandson of Jean Watson and the late Jerry Watson, of Moscow Mills and Hans and Ethel Glimka,

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  • Morse LCCOA Volunteer of the Year

    Posted on November 10, 2014 at 9:19 am

    Linda Morse is the Volunteer of the Year at the Lincoln County Council on Aging (LCCOA).

    This year the celebration of the LCCOA volunteers was held on Saturday, October 18. It was extremely rewarding to host a party that expresses how essential volunteers are to their mission. All of facilities and staff could not do it without their help. Not to mention the thousands upon thousands of Lincoln County residents served and showed kindness. Volunteers help to create a peaceful world and a safer planet. To

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  • Baby boy Johnson

    Posted on November 10, 2014 at 8:36 am

    baby Johnson

    Weston and Tiffany, of Troy would like to announce the birth of their new bundle of joy, Lucas Weston Johnson. Lucas was born on September 25, 2014 at Progress West weighing four pounds, 12.02 ounces and was 17 ½ inches long. Lucas is the little brother of Kaylee, 9, Audree, 6, Noah, 8, Novalee, 4 and Landen, 4. He is the grandson of Brad and Rachel Thomure, of New Hamburg,

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