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Automotive Safety Patch program

Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:10 am

Pack 390 and Pack 376 visited Jim Trenary Chevrolet of Troy to learn about automotive safety and earn their automotive safety patch. The program had five stations that the kids visited. At the beginning of the tour they were weighed, measured and took a “before” test. The first station showed the boy scouts how to properly put on a seat belt. They then moved onto trunk entrapment, never leave your

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    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 8:54 am

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    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 8:33 am

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    Posted on July 14, 2014 at 9:06 am

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    Posted on July 14, 2014 at 8:57 am

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    Posted on July 14, 2014 at 8:36 am

    Residents along Childs Road and immediate area near Old Monroe presented a petition requesting the Lincoln County Commissioners to pave this one-mile gravel road at county expense. Luther McClellan and adult son, David, along with neighbors, have discussed the need for this action. In their proposed petition, Childs Road is a vital artery because of its location across from the intersection of Hwys. C and OO. At the other end,

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    Posted on July 7, 2014 at 8:51 am

    The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported several accidents involving injuries to Lincoln County residents over the past several days. The first one occurred June 25 on Route KK west of Tuckaho Lane at 7:25 a.m. A 2004 Chevrolet Aveo driven by Mildred Turner, 77, of Troy, was eastbound on Rt. KK when she fell asleep. The vehicle exited the roadway to the left, struck a fence and tree before coming

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