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Experimental Aircraft Assn. to hold spring program

Posted on March 31, 2015 at 12:44 pm

The Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1387 will begin its 2015 Young Eagles Spring Program on Saturday morning, April 4. Ever wondered what your neighborhood looks like from the sky?  Or maybe you’re curious how airplanes even work.  You might even dream about being a pilot. If you’re nodding you’re head “yes” and are between the ages of eight and 17, then come to the Bowling Green Airport on Saturday, April

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  • Boy Scouts create fish habitat at lake

    Posted on March 31, 2015 at 12:32 pm

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    Twelve members of Boy Scout Troop 177 helped create fish habitat at Mark Twain Lake on Saturday, March 21.  The scouts tied 400 recycled Christmas trees to cinder blocks, loaded the trees on boats and dropped them into the lake.   Pictured are those scouts and adults who helped with the project:  Aaron Pruitt, George Glenn, Trevor Pruitt, Kyle Straube, Billy Graver, Joseph Kroeck, Brad Stamp (Army Corps of Engineer

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  • Experimental Aircraft Assn. to hold spring program

    Posted on March 27, 2015 at 12:11 pm

    The Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1387 will begin its 2015 Young Eagles Spring Program on Saturday morning, April 4. Ever wondered what your neighborhood looks like from the sky?  Or maybe you’re curious how airplanes even work.  You might even dream about being a pilot. If you’re nodding you’re head “yes” and are between the ages of eight and 17, then come to the Bowling Green Airport on Saturday, April

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Travel

MoDOT weekly road work

Posted on March 31, 2015 at 12:42 pm

Pike County Route D – Inactive spring/summer 2015 – Sealing operations from MO 79 near Louisiana to US 61 at Eolia. Route W – March 30, road closed for culvert replacements 1 mile north of the Pike County Route WW and W junction; work will be completed between 8:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m MO 79 – March 31 through April 5, one lane traffic 8 a.m to 3 p.m. in

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  • Experimental Aircraft Assn. to hold spring program

    Posted on March 27, 2015 at 12:11 pm

    The Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1387 will begin its 2015 Young Eagles Spring Program on Saturday morning, April 4. Ever wondered what your neighborhood looks like from the sky?  Or maybe you’re curious how airplanes even work.  You might even dream about being a pilot. If you’re nodding you’re head “yes” and are between the ages of eight and 17, then come to the Bowling Green Airport on Saturday, April

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  • MoDOT weekly road work

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 12:36 pm

    Pike County Route D – Inactive spring/summer 2015 – Sealing operations from MO 79 near Louisiana to US 61 at Eolia. Route P – March 23 through 27 one lane traffic with 14’6” width restriction 7:30 a.m to 3 p.m. from Pike CR 202 to .5 mile west of CR 202 for shoulder work. Route W – Mar. 26 one lane traffic 8 a.m to 3 p.m. from Route WW

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Education

Pike County 4-H horse knowledge members compete at State

Posted on March 31, 2015 at 12:35 pm

The state horse judging competition was held on March 14 at the Trowbridge Livestock Arena on the MU campus in Columbia. Pike County 4-H co-leaders Jody Horner and Jean Ledford, along with Lisa Barnes and Hal Roach, accompanied the five competitors. The senior team members consisted of Katy Horner, Jessica Barnes, and Lance Dixon. They placed sixth out of 17 teams, with 59 contestants participating. The junior team membesr were

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  • Boy Scouts create fish habitat at lake

    Posted on March 31, 2015 at 12:32 pm

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    Twelve members of Boy Scout Troop 177 helped create fish habitat at Mark Twain Lake on Saturday, March 21.  The scouts tied 400 recycled Christmas trees to cinder blocks, loaded the trees on boats and dropped them into the lake.   Pictured are those scouts and adults who helped with the project:  Aaron Pruitt, George Glenn, Trevor Pruitt, Kyle Straube, Billy Graver, Joseph Kroeck, Brad Stamp (Army Corps of Engineer

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  • Football players receive Academic All State honors

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 12:45 pm

    Congrtaulations to the 2014 Bowling Green High School football players who received Academic All State honors: Drew Jacyna Logan Charlton Dalton Pafford In order to receive this honor, athletes must meet the following criteria: -Be a sophomore, junior or senior -Be a starter on Offense or Defense in at least 70 percent of the games -Score a 25 or higher on ACT -Have a 3.5 GPA or higher -Be in

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Religion

Holy Week schedules for local Christian churches

Posted on March 31, 2015 at 12:45 pm

Bowling Green First Christian   Maundy Thursday will be at Bowling Green First Christian Church, 15 North High,  on Thursday, April 2 at 6:30 p.m. All are welcome and invited to attend. This service will be a service reminding of as the sacraments of Foot Washing and Communion. Attendees will hear from the disciples, sing songs, pray and share in the sacraments of Foot Washing and Communion.  This is a

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  • Louisville Christian Church

    Posted on March 31, 2015 at 12:45 pm

    The Louisville Christian Church will not be holding service on Easter Sunday. Instead, services will be April 12 at 2 p.m. Elder Carla Potts of Elsberry is minister. Malaine Hagemeir, pianist, will lead the congregation in song. Communion is served and everyone is welcome. The church is located on Highway Z in northern Lincoln County.

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  • Minister’s Message – “Christ is Risen!”

    Posted on March 31, 2015 at 12:45 pm

    Keith Barnhart, pastor of Edgewood Baptist Church The Bible says that Jesus “presented Himself alive after His suffering by many infallible proofs” (Acts 1:3). This is more than a historic statement made by Luke. It is a challenge to all the critics who would deny the literalness of the bodily resurrection of the Lord Jesus Christ. Luke made the amazing and startling statement that Jesus was alive. He was seen by

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Health

Options for Women to host first annual Walk for Life

Posted on March 31, 2015 at 12:35 pm

Options for Women will be a pregnancy resource center that helps women in the area. All services will be provided free of charge and may include pregnancy tests, ultrasounds, crisis counseling, material assistance, parenting classes, adoption referrals, and much more. To help get the center up and going a walk-a-thon and BBQ will be held at the Bowling Green City Park on Saturday, May 9. The walk will take place

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  • PCHD to host health & wellness fair

    Posted on March 31, 2015 at 12:33 pm

    Pike County Health Department, Home Health and Hospice recognizes National Public Health Week by hosting a Health and Wellness Fair on Friday, April 10 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and promoting this year’s theme, “Public Health:  Better Health. Better Missouri.” Although heart attack and stroke are still the nation’s top killers, the public health community has helped achieve remarkable declines in deaths from both diseases: since 1950, deaths from

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  • Lions Krispy Kreme sales, eyeglasses drive this week

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 12:43 pm

    The Bowling Green Lions have been calling local businesses this to offer to deliver donuts to them on Friday, March 27. If your business was missed, please call John Veach. The public may purchase them by prepaying for their order at the Bibb-Veach Funeral Home (324-2211). Orders must be received no later than Wednesday, March 25.  Public may receive their orders on Friday, March 27 between 7:30 and 9:30 a.m.

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