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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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Sales tax deposits up eleven percent in Troy

Posted on September 29, 2014 at 10:11 am

Sales tax deposits in the City of Troy continue on the upward trend, reported City Treasurer Linda Flinn to the Board of Aldermen last week. “Sales tax receipts for September were higher (1.36 percent) than one year ago,” said Flinn. The deposit for the one percent local sales tax was $243,359.65 compared to just over $241,600 last year (0.71 percent increase). The one-half percent transportation tax deposit was $118,373.53 compared

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  • Tina Clayton honored

    Posted on September 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

    Tina Clayton

    Legal Services of Eastern Missouri (LSEM) recently honored Tina Clayton, Site Coordinator for Bridgeway’s Terry L. Robertson Center. Clayton received the Eddie Mae Binion Community Service Award, which recognizes those in the community who have dedicated their lives to helping those served by LSEM. According to staff attorney for LSEM Holly Yoakum, “It’s given every year to someone, like Tina, who is not a legal professional, but is a community

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  • Coats for Kids campaign begins in Lincoln County

    Posted on September 29, 2014 at 10:08 am

    CoatsForKids

    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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Sports

Morgan Hartwig was the top runner in the girls’ varsity division.

Hartwig, Troy boys place firsts in invitational

Posted on September 29, 2014 at 8:57 am

The former Royal Oaks Golf Course in Troy was the site of the annual Trojan Invitational Cross Country Meet. In the boys’ varsity division, Fort Zumwalt West came in first led by Tristan Baze who placed first overall. His time was 17:51. Troy Buchanan placed second. Their runners and overall times included: David Hill (17:56), Dan Meyers (17:58), Brandon Hutchinson (18:20), Joel Talley (18:51.8), Tyler Boulware (19:03.2), Dann Kimmel (19:50.9)

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  • Soccer Trojans seek consistency

    Posted on September 29, 2014 at 8:56 am

    Troy Buchanan High Soccer Trojans have been involved in several games. They lost 6-0 to Francis Howell. The Vikings scored four goals on Jeremy McKenna and two on Cole Jost. The duo made a total of nine saves. Troy defeated Trinity 8-2 in an exciting game. Josh Phillips had four goals including the game winner to lead Troy. Also scoring were Marco Gonzales, Tyler Lewis, Antonio Torres and Max Zimmer.

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  • County football teams on short end of lopsided conference games

    Posted on September 29, 2014 at 8:55 am

    Damian Cagle (16) walks off the field after scoring Winfield’s first TD against Orchard Farm. He scored again in the Warriors’ loss.

    All three Lincoln County football teams lost lop-sided games Sept. 19 to opponents in conference games. The Winfield Warriors lost 61-28 in a Gateway Athletic Conference North Division encounter. The Eagles’ Tyler Westerfeld threw for three TDs, completing seven of nine passes for 138 yards. He rushed for 55 yards. This all came in the first half as the Eagles moved out to a 54-14 lead by halftime. Armand Keely

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CoatsForKids

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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  • Young graduates from medical school

    Posted on September 29, 2014 at 9:57 am

    Dr. Kristen Elaine Young, formerly of Troy, graduated from the University of Colorado School of Medicine in May 2014 after having received the Department of Family Medicine Award, Adler Scholarship (for research that she conducted during school), and the Doris Thomasi Scholarship over the course of her medical school training. She has chosen to pursue a career as a Family Medicine Physician for which she will be completing her residency

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Entertainment

St. Alphonsus dinner auction announced

Posted on September 29, 2014 at 10:00 am

St. Alphonsus P.T.A., School and Preschool are busy preparing for their 13th Annual Dinner Auction, “Casino Royale” scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Knights of Columbus Hall in Millwood. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. with a Prime Rib and Chicken Cordon Bleu dinner catered by Dean Andrews with all the fixings and homemade dessert being served at 6:30 p.m. There is a silent auction, an oral auction led by

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  • LCR3EF to hold art, memorabilia auction to benefit projects/programs

    Posted on September 29, 2014 at 9:55 am

    Matheny Jersey

    With an entertaining auctioneer, The Lincoln County R3 Education Foundation (LCR3EF) is excited to guide you through the art world at their fun and informative Fine Art and Memorabilia Auction. A variety of custom framed art will be on display and available at this gala event. While enjoying a glass of wine, a selection of appetizers and listening to live music you may view a broad range of decorative art.

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  • Sacred Heart Red/Black event

    Posted on September 29, 2014 at 9:32 am

    Sacred Heart School will host the First Red/Black Event on Oct. 18, 2014.  The school hopes to make this an annual event. For the purchase price, the evening will feature dinner for two, dancing to a live band and the opportunity to win!  The delectable meal of roast beef, mashed potatoes, green beans, salad, rolls and homemade desserts will be followed by music/dancing to the sounds of Almost Heroes.  Their

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