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Holidays bring guests to Agape House

Posted on January 30, 2015 at 10:59 am

In their January 20 meeting, board members of Agape House of Vandalia learned that 112 guests, including 27 children, had stayed at the guesthouse in November and December. These guests came from 17 Missouri counties and four states to visit family members staying at the correctional centers in Bowling Green and Vandalia. In other business, board members approved a raise for the house manager, Doris Donoho.  A new copier will

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  • Heir Club chili supper at BGHS

    Posted on January 27, 2015 at 2:53 pm

    Heir Study Club will have a chili and vegetable soup supper on Tuesday, Feb. 10 from 4:45 to 8:15   p.m. at the Bowling Green High School cafeteria. Meal includes: bowl of soup or chili, hot dog, drink and dessert. A la carte items will also be available. All proceeds will go to the Bowling Green High School Scholarship Fund to sponsor an academic scholarship. Bowling Green Bobcats will be

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  • BGMS to host recycling, disposal event

    Posted on January 23, 2015 at 9:16 am

    The Bowling Green Middle School will once again be hosting an electronic and hazardous waste drop off/recycling event. The event will be similar to what the school did last year, although it is planned to be set up at the shelter house next to the pool in order to use the larger parking lots for the drop off.   Event Details BG City Park April 11 9 a.m.-12 p.m.  

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  • First United Methodist Church to host free chili lunch Saturday, Jan. 24

    Posted on January 20, 2015 at 1:32 pm

    The First United Methodist Church, located at the corner of Church and Broadway Streets, will be serving a free chili lunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 24. The lunch will consist of chili, peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, dessert, tea, and coffee.  Everyone in the community is invited to attend. The lunch is being provided as part of the church’s Acts of Kindness ministry. The United

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  • Blood drive Feb. 5

    Posted on January 20, 2015 at 1:31 pm

    The First United Methodist Church in Bowling Green, located at 8 North Broadway at the corner of Church and Broadway, will be hosting an American Red Cross Blood Drive on Thursday, Feb. 5, from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the church’s fellowship hall. Snacks and homemade sandwiches will be served to donors. This is the seventh drive the church has hosted as part of its “Acts of Kindness” mission.

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  • MS StuCo delivers donations

    Posted on January 20, 2015 at 1:28 pm

    StuCo Hope Center

    Bowling Green Middle School Student Council representatives Caleigh Grote, Clint Bailey, and Luke Hildebrand, with sponsor Ms. Christina Allensworth, delivered canned items to the Hope Center that were collected at their school’s Second Quarter Celebration.  The middle school as a whole collected 404 canned items for donation.  

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  • Calvin named Firefighter of the Year

    Posted on January 6, 2015 at 2:39 pm

    Fireman of the year

    Rich Calvin (left) was recently named Frankford Fire Department’s Firefighter of the Year. Above, Darrell VanHooser presents Calvin with a plaque denoting the honor.  

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