Lifestyles

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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  • Relay to host Bark For Life

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 12:40 pm

    The Pike County Relay for Life will be hosting a “Bark For Life” event for Relay supporters and their canine friends this spring. The event will be help Saturday, April 11 in the Bowling Green City Park from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine. Bark For Life is a non-competitive walk event for dogs and their owners to raise funds and awareness in the fight against cancer. The

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  • FFA competes at Area V Contest

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 12:39 pm

    Congratulations to the following Bowling Green FFA members who competed at the Area V Contest last week. They will advance to the district contest this week. Katy Horner – Divison 1 Prepared Public Speaking – First Place Knowledge Team -  Alicia Flowers, Alishia Curry, Chelsea Kuntz, Emmalee Dameron, Chayton Moon, and Ceira Kleindienst – Third Place Elise Bailey – 1Incomplete Placement Record Book – First Place. Elise was also the

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Travel

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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  • Culvert replacement planned for Route W

    Posted on March 17, 2015 at 1:24 pm

    Weather permitting, March 30, MoDOT crews will close Pike County Route W 1 mile north of the Pike County Route WW and W junction for culvert replacements. The road will be closed from 8:30 a.m. on to 2:30 p.m.  Motorists should plan their schedules accordingly and use alternate routes. This work is weather dependent and could be delayed or rescheduled. For more information contact MoDOT’s Customer Service Center toll-free at

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Education

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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  • Home Care, Hospice offers nursing scholarship

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 12:44 pm

    The Home Care & Hospice Foundation of Pike County offers a yearly $1,500 Nursing  Scholarship to Pike County high school seniors or adults who plan to enter the field of Nursing. “We want to help those who help others,” says Melaney Mathis, chairperson of the  Foundation.  “Our Foundation realizes the need for good nurses and wants to help in their training,” she adds. The nursing scholarship program was first established

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  • St. Clement students compete in math contest

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 12:39 pm

    Two students from St. Clement School competed in the regional math contest held recently at Louisiana. Avery Daffron placed fourth in Number Sense and Andrea Korte earned an Honorable Mention for her scores on the tests that were taken that morning. Andrea and Avery are in the fourth grade at St. Clement School. The Math Contests are sponsored by the Missouri Council of Teachers of Mathematics.

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Religion

Curryville Baptist Church to hold Spring Revival

Posted on March 10, 2015 at 1:48 pm

The Curryville Baptist Church would like to invite everyone to attend their Spring Revival services March 13 through 15. Ron Mills of Blue Springs will be bringing the messages for each service. Ron has been ministering in evangelism for over 30 years, a ministry that has given him the opportunity to preach in 19 states and 12 different countries. JoAnn Raney, who has served in the music ministry of Immanuel

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  • Clown ministry coming to First Christian Church

    Posted on March 10, 2015 at 1:48 pm

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    First Christian Church and New Harmony Christian Church are hosting a special event on Sunday, March 15 at 3 p.m. at Bowling Green First Christian Church, 15 N. High, with a reception to follow to meet the clowns and fellowship. Everyone is invited to a unique worship experience through clowning. It is “Communion by Clown.”  It is a funny and poignant way to show the meaning of communion. Pastor Dawn

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  • Pastor Appreciation Day

    Posted on March 3, 2015 at 1:57 pm

    White Rose Baptist Church will be celebrating their Pastor’s Appreciation Day on Sunday, March 8 at 2:30 p.m. Guest speaker for this occasion will be the Rev. Earl Strauther, along with his congregation from Bethel A.M.E. Church in Louisiana. Dinner will be served following morning services. Everyone welcome.

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Health

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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  • Relay to host Bark For Life

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 12:40 pm

    The Pike County Relay for Life will be hosting a “Bark For Life” event for Relay supporters and their canine friends this spring. The event will be help Saturday, April 11 in the Bowling Green City Park from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine. Bark For Life is a non-competitive walk event for dogs and their owners to raise funds and awareness in the fight against cancer. The

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  • PCHD offers free STD testing in April

    Posted on March 24, 2015 at 12:36 pm

    April is STD Awareness Month, an annual observance to raise public awareness about the impact of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in the lives of Americans and the importance of preventing, testing for, and treating STDs. It is an opportunity to normalize routine STD testing and conversations about sexual health. With an estimated 19 million new sexually transmitted infections occurring every year in the United States, it is clear that sexually

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