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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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  • Bowling Green Times’ Citizens of the Year

    Posted on March 11, 2014 at 2:44 pm

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    Bowling Green Times publisher Linda Luebrecht presents Jim and Betty Mitchell with the Bowling Green Times 2014 Citizen of the Year award.  

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  • CPS donates to Hope Center

    Posted on February 18, 2014 at 12:09 pm

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    On Jan. 16,  382 food items, donated by Crop Production Services, located just north of Bowling Green, were delivered to the Bowling Green Hope Center. Joe Klott, who manages the facility, wanted to give back to the community. As a community service project he chose to do a food drive at the company’s division Christmas party. This year, the Bowling Green CPS location was chosen to host the Western Illinois

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  • Once a Bobcat, Always a Bobcat

    Posted on February 4, 2014 at 9:59 am

    Years-worth of Bobcats have looked to Dave Hurd for inspiration. Many consider him the team’s number-one fan.

    Hurd considered #1 fan Dave Hurd has followed Bobcat basketball for years. A player himself from sixth grade and through high school, he loves the game and has immersed himself in the BGHS sport. The basketball aficionado says he rediscovered the sport around the age of 50; he’s 77 now. After moving around a bit earlier in life, when he finally found himself back in Bowling Green, the rest clicked

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