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Brian Garret and Jordon Sanders charged with 2nd degree burglary and misdemeanor stealing

Posted on July 22, 2014 at 4:22 pm

For Immediate Release: July 22, 2014 Brian Garret and Jordon Sanders were both charged with 2nd degree burglary and misdemeanor stealing on July 22, 2014. Officers received a report of suspicious activity in the 400 block of West Cherry Street, a red pickup truck was seen parked near the rear of a vacant business. The vehicle was gone upon arrival. Later in the day we had another report of the

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Katie Ladlie named Shriners’Co-National Patient Ambassador

Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:25 am

Shriners Hospitals for Children® announced Thursday that Joe Dertinger, of Waconia, Minn., and Katie Ladlie, of Troy, are the health care system’s 2014-2015 national patient ambassadors. During a standing-room only presentation that is always one of the highlights of Shriners International’s five-day Imperial Session, the courageous stories of these two remarkable individuals were shared via the premiere of the video, “Born to Inspire.” The two were given their new titles

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  • Silex appoints new city attorney, lowers police pay, raises water re-connect fees

    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:25 am

    At the city of Silex meeting on Monday, July 14, the board of aldermen replaced city attorney Lee Elliott by a vote of three to one. After the vote was taken, former city attorney Elliott left the room and the new city attorney, Jeffrey Allen Robertson, assumed his duties. Robertson will be compensated according to the following fee schedule: a $300 flat fee for court appearances, a $500 flat fee

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  • Winfield to use ALICE safety plan; renovations, athletic facility on track for completion on time

    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:23 am

    Pictured above is a recent view of the new athletic facility.

    A highlight of the Winfield Board of Education meeting held on July 15 was over the school’s safety plan. It’s no secret that there have been more and more shootings in public places, many of them being schools, and Winfield is taking the safety of their students into their own hands. Chief Tony Kirk, of Old Monroe and Sgt. Marc McCollister, Winfield School Resource Officer, teamed up to make a

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MDC encourages Missourians to share opinions on protecting deer

Posted on July 21, 2014 at 8:38 am

The Missouri Conservation Commission recently approved proposed regulation changes to the Missouri Wildlife Code regarding the operations of hunting preserves and wildlife breeding facilities that hold white-tailed deer, mule deer, and their hybrids. The proposed regulation changes will be published in the Missouri Register through the Secretary of State’s Office at sos.mo.gov/adrules/moreg/moreg.asp for a 30-day public comment period beginning July 16. Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) Director Robert Ziehmer stressed

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  • Athletic physicals Monday, July 28

    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 8:37 am

    All Troy Buchanan athletes planning to compete in high school athletics this year can get their required physicals in Troy. Advance Physical Therapy, in association with the Washington University Physicians and School of Medicine will be conducting physicals on July 28 at Troy Buchanan High School from 6:15-8 p.m. No appointments are necessary and there will be a nominal fee charged. For more information, call 528-7333.

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  • Heisse of Troy, Mo. to attend Culver-Stockton

    Posted on July 14, 2014 at 8:45 am

    Heisse signing

    Sabrina Heisse (seated right), recent graduate of Troy Buchanan High, will attend and run track and cross country at Culver-Stockton College. Also pictured seated is her father, Mark Heisse. Standing are Kevin and Mara Campbell, cross country coaches at Troy Buchanan and Jason Smith, activities director. Not pictured is her mother, Jeannie.

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Kelsey Craig engagement

Johnson and Brown to marry

Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:06 am

Kelsey Anne Johnson and Craig Stephen Brown, both of Jefferson City are happy to announce their engagement and plans to wed. Kelsey is the daughter of Phil and Jill Johnson, of Troy, and the granddaughter of Don and Hazel Johnson, of Wentzville. Kelsey is a Timberland High School graduate and a University of Central Missouri graduate. She is currently employed at Best Western Plus Capital Inn. Craig is the son

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  • Holmes and Brinker to wed

    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:04 am

    Brinker and Holmes engagement

    Phil and Diane Holmes, of O’Fallon, announce the engagement of their daughter, Danielle Holmes, to Ryan Brinker, son of Brenda Brinker, of Winfield and Mike Brinker, of Washington, Mo. The bride-to-be received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication Public Relations, minor in Business and Psychology, from Truman State University, Kirksville. Danielle is a Regional Fitness and Endurance Fundraising Specialist for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, St. Louis. Her fiance,

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  • DeBold and Dickherber to marry

    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:03 am

    DeBold engagement

    Allen Dickherber and Kala DeBold, of Troy are happy to announce their engagement and plans to marry. Allen is the son of Walter Dickherber, and Sandra and Rick Moesch. He is also the proud father of Alyssa Dickherber. Kala is the daughter of Dawn DeBold. She is the proud mother of Noah DeBold. The happy couple was engaged on Feb. 14, 2014 and has set a wedding date for May

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Entertainment

Pictured below, the first graduating class from Sacred Heart School. They are *Robert Kallash, James Witte, *Elvadean Peasel (Bobeen), Marjorie Hassefield, Janet Hutt, *Charles Lindsey, *Edward Heitman and Father Drimped. The * shows individuals who had children attend the school as well.

Sacred Heart School celebrating 70th anniversary and Alumni Reunion with the community

Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:17 am

For many in the community, Sacred Heart has been a staple in their lives, and continues to be as generations of their family attend the school and church. This year, 2014, marks the 70th anniversary and celebration for Scared Heart School as they celebrate with an Anniversary Alumni Reunion. This reunion isn’t just for those who have attended the school though; everyone is welcome to celebrate this great parish and

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  • Century Dodge to raise funds for Sacred Heart School

    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:11 am

    A local fundraiser that benefits elementary students of Troy will be held next month. On Sunday, Aug. 3 between noon and 4 p.m. during the picnic at Sacred Heart Catholic School, local Chrysler dealership Century Dodge Chrysler Jeep of Wentzville will host a Chrysler “Drive for the Kids” fundraiser. For every test drive taken during the hours of the fundraiser, the school will earn $10 from Chrysler which will be

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  • Christmas comes on July 27 for Youth in Need

    Posted on July 21, 2014 at 8:46 am

    Participants in last year’s Christmas in July Run riding through Winfield.

    The second Annual Christmas in July Run will take place Sunday, July 27. It will start at Tattooed Lady Bar & Grill in Moscow Mills and finish up at VFW Post #9064 in Elsberry. They’ll be following Hwy C to Hwy 19. The run starts at 1 p.m. The riders will have a police escort and hope that the members of the communities through which they pass will be out

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