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Great weather for St. Clement Picnic

Posted on July 22, 2014 at 1:50 pm

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  • Community efforts make fair possible

    Posted on July 22, 2014 at 1:49 pm

    With the Pike County Fair in full swing this week, it’s important to remember the efforts that make the event possible. Not only does the Pike County Fair have the support of a fair board that’s more than 60 members strong, other local groups and members of the community pay their dues in volunteer hours to prepare for the week-long event.   Fair Board Under the direction of president Vernon

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  • KIM raise money for Hammi fund

    Posted on July 8, 2014 at 1:00 pm

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    The Bowling Green Kids in Motion group held a bake sale and window washing fundraiser at Crossroads General Store Thursday. At the end of their day, the group had raised nearly $300 for the Pull a Hammi foundation. Pictured (from left): front: Jacob Jackson, Katie Wilkson, Jordan Smith, Matthew Spencer, Austin Horton, Amy Becker; back: Stephanie Hughart, Max Brandenburger, and Tec McMullin.  

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  • Niemeyer receives 4-H volunteer award

    Posted on April 1, 2014 at 1:33 pm

    Shari Niemeyer of Pike County was named a 2014 Frank Graham 4-H Volunteer Leadership Award winner by the Missouri 4-H Foundation on March 14. Shari was recognized for her commitment to the University of Missouri Extension 4-H youth development program. “It is our great pleasure to honor Shari with the Frank Graham  4-H Volunteer Leadership Award for her dedication to Missouri 4-H.” said Cheryl Reams, executive director of the Missouri

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  • Blood drive surpasses goal

    Posted on March 25, 2014 at 2:02 pm

    Curryville’s New Harmony Christian Church sponsored a dedicated blood drive for Leala McClurg on Wednesday, March 19.  The drive exceeded the goal and 66 units of blood were donated.  Many members of the church donated food, helped at the drive, donated blood, and supported the drive with their prayers.  The drive was held at the Bowling Green Presbyterian Church and in appreciation of the use of their Fellowship Hall, the

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  • Eolia fire banquet Saturday

    Posted on March 25, 2014 at 1:54 pm

    The Eolia Community Fire Protection District is hosting their annual dinner and auction this Saturday, March 29. The event, which will be held at the Clopton School, will begin at 5 p.m. with a silent auction. Dinner will begin at 6 p.m., with a live auction to follow at 7 p.m. Tickets will be available for purchase at the door. Advance tickets are available at Eolia City Hall, Elements of

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  • Scherder supports Hope Center

    Posted on March 18, 2014 at 1:51 pm

    Pike County farmer Debbie Scherder has directed a $2,500 donation to the Hope Center of Pike County. Funded by America’s Farmers Grow Communities, the donation will go toward stocking their shelves with food and paying utilities. The mission of the center is to provide short-term assistance to members of the community struggling through various crises. Thanks to the support of farmers across the country, more than $3.2 million is being

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