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YMCA programs enter summer sessions

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 2:40 pm

The Twin Pike Family YMCA 21st CCLC before and afterschool programs are planning their summer sessions.  Our summer school session programming will include reading and math activities, STEM, Food and Fun, swimming, crafts, field trips and guest presenters. At Clopton, an all-day, three-week summer session will be held from May 26 through June 16 from 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Clopton summer session students need to bring a sack lunch.

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  • Victorian life focus of Louisiana museum annual spring program

    Posted on April 15, 2014 at 2:40 pm

    The Louisiana Area Historical Museum will present its annual spring luncheon Saturday, May 10, featuring Carolyn Miller of Sedalia. Miller, who is a former teacher and is the wife of a minister, will be sharing information about life in Victorian times.  She will bring clothing and other items from that time period to put on display for all to see.  She delights in sharing her collections and her knowledge of

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  • “Vannoy School Memories”

    Posted on April 15, 2014 at 2:24 pm

    By Connie Hanson Malloy   I had turned five years old on Aug. 6, 1953 and started first grade at Vannoy school a few weeks later. My sister, Linda, was a year older than I but my parents, Paul and Wanda Hanson, wisely decided to start us both to school together at the same time, even though I was very young. Through the years we have been so glad they

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  • First Presbyterian “springs forward”

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 1:57 pm

    Bowling Green First Presbyterian Church is busy moving into 2014.  It has been a long winter for most of the church members and the missed Sunday services due to weather have been a challenge. To begin the mindset, the youth committee hosted a tea and luncheon on March 1.    Then following the service on Sunday, March 16 the youth committee went on a bowling trip to Vandalia. The church’s

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  • Will God end winter?

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 1:56 pm

    By Pastor Mike Gillen, Bowling Green First, Eolia, and Oak Grove UMC   This winter has been an endless marathon of blustery, miserable, snowy, cold. I have been waking up in the morning dreaming of spring’s warm breezes and sunny skies. In December I would turn on the radio and hear Kenny Chesney crooning about getting a tan for Christmas and I began looking online for plane tickets to the

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  • Bowling Green DAR hears Clarence Cannon presentation

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 1:56 pm

    The Bowling Green Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution met at the Methodist Church on Thursday, March 27. Regent Jane Quade called the meeting to order at 2 p.m. Joyce Edwards led the group in reciting the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag. Charlene McCune led the group in singing the Star Spangled Anthem accompanied by Marlene Kut on the piano. Patty Tophinke led the group in reciting

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  • Amy Patterson – “My Thoughts”

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 1:54 pm

    Life is too short to be unhappy. Unfortunately, this doesn’t stop us from being chronic complainers and nay-sayers, you know, like Eeyore from Winnie the Pooh. But let me tell you something… It doesn’t have to be like that. All too often people get caught up in the negative of life. What these people don’t realize is that all of these negative aspects are completely optional. We are all in

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