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St. Clement picnic this Saturday

Posted on July 15, 2014 at 12:22 pm

One of Pike County’s favorite annual events has arrived once again. This weekend, area families will flock to St. Clement for the Knights of Columbus picnic – a hallowed tradition for many area residents, especially those of the St. Clement parish. The picnic will be held Saturday, July 19 at the KC Hall. A fried chicken and pork steak dinner will be available from noon to 7 p.m.  in the

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Operation FoodSearch provides free lunch

Posted on July 15, 2014 at 12:40 pm

Through Aug. 8, local children have been given the opportunity to receive a free lunch, no strings attached. According to statistics from No Kid Hungry, an organization which helps bring additional meals to children in need, nearly one-fourth of Missouri children struggle with hunger. Through Operation FoodSearch, a branch of No Kid Hungry, and in cooperation with Every Child Every Day, free lunches are provided for children ages two through

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  • NECAC acception rent assistance applications

    Posted on July 15, 2014 at 12:31 pm

    The North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC) is taking applications for a housing rent-assistance program in 11 Northeast Missouri counties. Applications for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Section 8 Housing Rent-Assistance Program will be taken at NECAC County Service Centers. Applicants who meet federal income and other guidelines will be put on a waiting list. Once their names reach the top of the list, applicants will

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  • Republican Club meets, enjoys picnic supper

    Posted on July 15, 2014 at 12:30 pm

    Republicans of Pike County Club met July 3 at Sunset Park in Louisiana. Following a prayer led by Dorothy Sisson and the recitation of the pledge of allegiance, the group enjoyed a bountiful picnic supper on a beautiful afternoon. The meeting was called to order by club president, Gale Frolos. Secretary and treasurer’s reports were given and accepted. The program for the evening was provided by Jim Hansen, the current

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Tanner Elder

Elder selected for international golf tour

Posted on July 15, 2014 at 12:38 pm

Imagine the excitement when Tanner Elder received the call from Zach Pennington with the International Junior Golf Tour (IJGT) that he had been nominated by an individual in the golf industry to represent the United States on Team USA against Team Europe and Team Canada in the 2014 IJGT Euro Cup. The IJGT Panel reviewed Tanner’s golf history: he is a two-time All-State golfer, including a second and eighth place

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  • Bobcats selected for All-Star baseball game

    Posted on July 1, 2014 at 1:20 pm

    Two recently-graduated Bobcat baseball players were honorably selected to play in the second annual Missouri vs. Illinois All-Star Baseball Game. Event organizers Kevin and Aaron Peters recently announced the rosters for the 2014 Missouri vs. Illinois All-Star Baseball Game, sponsored by Benson Financial Group, Shottenkirk Toyota, and Refreshment Services Pepsi. The game is scheduled for Saturday, July 12 at 7 p.m. (rain date July 13 at 7 p.m.) at Clemens

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  • Rotary Lakefest results

    Posted on June 17, 2014 at 12:04 pm

    The Results of the Lakefest 5K Race and Fishing Derby are: 5K Men 1st- Alex Ellison 2nd- Skyler Durham 3rd- Marc Kaiser   5K Women 1st – Angela Mat-lock 2nd – Becky Turn-er 3rd- Katie Franke and Hannah Franke   5K Juniors – 15 and under 1st – Chase Grote 2nd – Hannah Grote 3rd – Bear Perry   5K Senior Champion Ralph Niemeyer   Fishing Derby Largest Fish –

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New Harmony Church news

Posted on July 15, 2014 at 12:41 pm

Plans are being finalized for Bible School to be held at New Harmony Christian Church on Aug. 1 and 2. A light supper will be served at 5:30 on Friday evening, Aug. 1, with VBS beginning immediately following the meal. VBS will resume on Saturday morning, August 2, at 9 a.m. with Bible lessons, crafts, and music for all ages.  There will be a carry-in meal at noon (with barbecued

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  • Birth Announcement

    Posted on July 15, 2014 at 12:39 pm

    Danielle Ann DeClue was born at 9:30 p.m. Feb. 5, at 7 pounds 3 oz and 19 1/4 inches in the Hannibal hospital, to parents Victoria Grote and Corey DeClue, of Bowling Green. Grandparents are Danny and Sherry Grote, also of Bowling Green, and Ron DeClue and Michelle DeClue, of St. Louis.  

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  • Five generations

    Posted on July 15, 2014 at 12:37 pm

    Pictured are: in front – Veda Lovell and Hilda LaBrier holding Evan Lovell; standing – Jerri Harrelson, Richard LaBrier, and Amanda Lovell.  

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SC picnic

St. Clement picnic this Saturday

Posted on July 15, 2014 at 12:22 pm

One of Pike County’s favorite annual events has arrived once again. This weekend, area families will flock to St. Clement for the Knights of Columbus picnic – a hallowed tradition for many area residents, especially those of the St. Clement parish. The picnic will be held Saturday, July 19 at the KC Hall. A fried chicken and pork steak dinner will be available from noon to 7 p.m.  in the

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  • Madagascar 3 to be shown in BG City Park

    Posted on June 24, 2014 at 12:04 pm

    The City of Bowling Green will be hosting its annual Movie-in-the-Park event on Saturday, June 28. The movie will be shown outside at the Bowling Green City Park. The movie will be Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted. Madagascar 3 (2012) is an animated comedy. In the movie, the main characters are still struggling, to get home to New York. This time their journey takes them to Europe where they are

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  • Visitors’ Bureau hosts fishing derby

    Posted on June 17, 2014 at 12:03 pm

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    Twenty-eight anglers and their families enjoyed a day of fishing at the Bowling Green Welcome Park on Sunday, May 5.  The Bowling Green Convention and Visitors’ Bureau sponsored the derby and awarded the following prizes:  Reese Turner, age 6, for the smallest fish at three inches; Cody Pogue, age 10, for the most fish at 24; and Michael Efnor, age 5, for the largest fish at ten and one-half inches.

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