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Glenn brothers awarded National Certificate of Merit

Posted on April 14, 2015 at 12:56 pm

On April 11, the Boy Scouts of America, upon recommendation of the National Court of Honor, awarded a National Certificate of Merit to George Glenn and Reid Glenn, Bowling Green, in recognition of performance of a significant act of service. This award is one of the four National Court of Honor Lifesaving and Meritorious Action Awards. In July 2014 George and Reid Glenn stopped with their parents, Ted and Rebecca

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Planning, zoning approves final plat of new subdivision

Posted on April 14, 2015 at 1:15 pm

The future Fieldview Estates subdivision is nearing reality as the Bowling Green Planning and Zoning Commission approved the development’s final plat last Tuesday. Chairman Doug McPeak called the meeting of the commission to order at 5:28 p.m. Members George Huber, Mike Pugh, Terry Burris, and Mike Colbert were present. As the first item of business, the group voted unanimously to approve the previous meeting’s minutes. Under new business the board

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  • Maplewood man killed in Pike County car wreck

    Posted on April 14, 2015 at 1:14 pm

    A Maplewood man died in a car wreck over the weekend in Pike County, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reports. According to the crash report, James L. Hofmeister, 56, was travelling eastbound in a 2006 Ford F250 on Highway 54, east of Highway 154. The truck travelled off the north side of the road and struck a mailbox and then a tree. Hofmeister was pronounced dead on the scene by

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  • Moore fatally injured in accident

    Posted on April 14, 2015 at 1:00 pm

    A Bowling Green woman was fatally injured in a car crash Monday morning in Ralls County. According to a crash report from the Missouri State Highway Patrol, Glenda Moore, 62, was traveling east on Missouri 154 when she traveled off the north side of the road and hit a tree. The crash happened at 11:30 a.m. about one mile west of Perry.

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Sports

Bobcats top Palmyra – Roy’s four RBIs help lead

Posted on April 14, 2015 at 1:19 pm

Bowling Green’s Bobcats and Palmyra volleyed the lead eight times on Monday, April 6 but the ‘Cats ultimately came out on top for a 9-7 win at Flowers City Park. The bottom of the first saw Palmyra take an early lead, 1-0. The Bobcats finally managed to grab the lead after a strong sixth inning. They scored on a two-run double by Alex Roy, plating Ashton Oberman and Cory Buchanan.

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  • Centralia Open Track Results

    Posted on April 14, 2015 at 1:19 pm

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    Centralia Open Track Meet Thursday, April 9   No team scores were kept. Field events were cancelled due to weather.   Mens Results 100 Meters 1. Adam Holt 11.58a 7. Jacob Feldmann 12.46a 13. Avery Mudd 13.88a 200 Meters 5. Delbert Clark 26.82a 8. Dustin Cross 28.05a 400 Meters 9. Delbert Clark 1:00.44a 14. Dustin Cross 1:02.97a 15. Avery Mudd 1:03.92a 800 Meters 1. Logan Leffeler 2:17.69a 4. Dylan White

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  • Gamm bags first turkey

    Posted on April 14, 2015 at 1:14 pm

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    Avery Gamm, age 9, is pictured above with her first turkey that she harvested April 12 during the Youth Turkey Season.  Avery’s father Tim Gamm was her guide.  

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    How to get more out of your tax refund

    Posted on April 16, 2015 at 1:02 pm

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Bowling Green Times’ Citizen of the Year

Posted on April 14, 2015 at 1:01 pm

Pike County native Elisha Koenig was named the Bowling Green Times’ Citizen of the Year during Saturday’s Bowling Green Chamber of Commerce banquet. Koenig is the founder of Little Explorers, a learning-based play group for young children in the area. She is also very active in the Chamber and Home, Health & Hospice board. Koenig is pictured  with Times Publisher Linda Luebrecht.  

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  • Glenn brothers awarded National Certificate of Merit

    Posted on April 14, 2015 at 12:56 pm

    glenn bros

    On April 11, the Boy Scouts of America, upon recommendation of the National Court of Honor, awarded a National Certificate of Merit to George Glenn and Reid Glenn, Bowling Green, in recognition of performance of a significant act of service. This award is one of the four National Court of Honor Lifesaving and Meritorious Action Awards. In July 2014 George and Reid Glenn stopped with their parents, Ted and Rebecca

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  • Pike County woman named 4-H volunteer award winner

    Posted on April 7, 2015 at 2:14 pm

    Nancy Buchmeier of Pike County was named a 2015 Frank Graham 4-H Volunteer Leadership Award winner by the Missouri 4-H Foundation on March 13. Nancy was recognized for her commitment to the University of Missouri Extension 4-H youth development program. “It is our great pleasure to honor Nancy with the Frank Graham Volunteer Leadership award for her dedication to Missouri 4-H.” said Cheryl Reams, executive director of the Missouri 4-H

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Entertainment

St. Louis actor, singer and comedian Dean Christopher will be providing the entertainment for the 2015 Joseph R. Palmer Family Memorial Library dinner/fundraiser on March 28.

Dean Christopher to headline 2015 Palmer Library Fundraiser this month

Posted on March 17, 2015 at 1:34 pm

The Joseph R. Palmer Family Memorial Library will host its annual dinner/fundraiser on March 28 in the Elsberry High School Gymnasium. Dean Christopher, a St. Louis-based actor, singer and comedian with over 30 years of experience, will be providing this year’s entertainment. Christopher is a member of Actor’s Equity, AFTRA [American Federation of Television and Radio Artists] and the Screen Actors Guild who has predominantly made his living as an

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  • Fairboard announces entertainment for 2015 Pike County Fair

    Posted on March 17, 2015 at 1:11 pm

    The Swon Brothers

    The Pike County Fairboard is excited to announced the entertainment for this year’s county fair. The Brothers Roberson have signed as the opening act. The Cadillac 3 will follow as featured entertainment. This year’s headliners are the Swon Brothers. They will all play on the main stage Saturday night.   The Brothers Roberson   The Brothers Roberson, winners of the 33rd Annual Country Showdown at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, Tenn.

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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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