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Lions receive check for test drive program

Posted on September 9, 2014 at 3:14 pm

The Bowling Green Lions Club is in sincere appreciation of all those area residents that participated in the test drive fundraiser earlier this year. Pictured above is Clayton Storch, of Storch Ford, presenting a check for $4,460 raised by the Ford “Drive for Your Community” fundraiser held in June. The funds will help with Lions Club projects, including eye glasses, scholarships, and more.  

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  • Century 21 welcomes LaNora Burbridge

    Posted on September 9, 2014 at 3:13 pm

    LaNora Burbridge

    Century 21 The Wells Group is pleased to welcome LaNora Burbridge to its Bowling Green office. LaNora has 33 years of experience in the field and for the last 30 years was Broker/Owner of LaNora Burbridge Real Estate. “We are so pleased to announce that LaNora will be joining our team” said Brenda Wells, Broker/Owner of Century 21 The Wells Group. “We believe her experience will greatly enhance the services

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  • Wamsley presented national award

    Posted on September 9, 2014 at 3:12 pm

    The 88th Annual National Plant Board (NPB) meeting was hosted by the Missouri Department of Agriculture July 27 through 31 in St. Louis. At the meeting, Collin Wamsley was presented the National Plant Board’s 2014 Outstanding Partnership Award for his service to the NPB on various committees and other activities. Wamsley serves as chair of the Policy and Resolutions Committee, and co-chair of the training subcommittee on the NPB Systems

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  • Danforth to keynote Honeyshuck Banquet

    Posted on September 9, 2014 at 3:01 pm

    John (Jack) Danforth

    The Hon. John C. (Jack) Danforth will be the guest speaker as  the Champ Clark House (Honeyshuck), Bowling Green, hosts its annual dinner Thursday evening, Sept. 25. Danforth has a long list of public service, including Missouri Attorney General, United States Senator, and United States Permanent Representative to the United Nations and the Danforth Foundation. He will share his reflections -  and concerns – on the state of politics today,

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  • PLTC construction coming along – Administrators predict opening in April

    Posted on September 2, 2014 at 1:48 pm

    Masons from JDS Masonry of St. Charles are building walls for the diesel tech building expansion.

    Steel girders have been hung for the new main building at Pike Lincoln Technical Center (PLTC) in Eolia and masons are building walls for the second building in anticipation of a spring 2015 opening. The main center building burned to the ground in December 2011 in a still unsolved blaze that decimated the school but didn’t take its heart. Since then, students have been taking classes at the old middle

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  • New superintendent announces test improvements, policy updates

    Posted on September 2, 2014 at 1:45 pm

    The new superintendent of the Bowling Green R-I School District takes his job very seriously. Since moving up the ladder from BGHS principal last year, J.W. Brandt was able to get a perspective of the district that not all superintendents are able to before taking over. First on Brandt’s agenda after taking the helm was to improve the district’s standardized test scores and performance reviews, specifically the district’s MSIP rating.

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  • VFW, Ladies Auxiliary host fundraiser

    Posted on August 26, 2014 at 1:36 pm


    The Bowling Green VFW Post #5553 and Ladies Auxiliary hosted a fundraiser fish and hog fry Saturday, Aug. 23 to a crowd of many. Monies raised during Saturday’s event will benefit the VFW and Auxiliary’s many projects throughout the year, directly aiding local veterans, soldiers, and their families. Pictured above (from left): Bernie Berns, Tom Marshall, John Dieckman, Mel Meyer, and Tim Kirkman.  

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