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Dr. Gregory Casalone, DDS of Elsberry Dental applies  varnish to a student during the Missouri Healthy Smiles program. This is the third consecutive year for the program that had 301 students sign up.

Missouri Healthy Smiles Program visits Elsberry R-2 Schools

 Posted on April 10, 2014 at 8:01 am

It’s often said that the key to establishing healthy habits is to start early and good dental care is no exception. On April 3, the Elsberry R-2 School District did its part to help students maintain good oral health by hosting the Missouri Healthy Smiles Program. This was the third consecutive year that the program has visited Elsberry and it was the first time in those three years that event

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     Posted on March 11, 2014 at 4:43 pm

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  • Sheriff’s office to participate in youth seat belt enforcement

     Posted on March 6, 2014 at 8:31 am

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    The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office announced today they are joining with statewide law enforcement March 15-31 for an aggressive youth seat belt mobilization to crack down on Missouri’s seat belt law violators and to reduce highway fatalities. Only 67 percent of Missouri teens wear their seat belts when driving or riding in a motor vehicle. Eight out of ten teens killed in traffic crashes are unbuckled. Under the Graduated Driver’s

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     Posted on February 19, 2014 at 11:39 am

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  • Elsberry Dental introduces new probiotic to promote oral health

     Posted on February 7, 2014 at 8:53 am

    Many of us are familiar with the benefits of probiotics for digestive health, but did you know there is a probiotic tablet developed specifically to support and promote oral health? It is called EvoraPro, and it’s the first professional strength probiotic for oral care. EvoraPro features ProBiora3, a patented probiotic blend that re-establishes a healthy balance of microflora to support gum and tooth health. It naturally freshens breath and gently

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  • Ambulance employees set scholarship

     Posted on February 5, 2014 at 12:29 pm

    The employees of  are currently accepting applications for the L.C.A.D. Movement Scholarship. This scholarship was inspired by the recent events in Lincoln County which created the Mix Movement. This scholarship will be given to a student who demonstrates in essay format the idea that students can come together to make a difference in their community and the lives of others. Senior students may pick up the scholarship applications at their

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  • Free flu shots sponsored by LCMC Health Foundation

     Posted on January 29, 2014 at 11:14 am

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