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Elsberry fish fry postponed one week

 Posted on February 19, 2015 at 9:11 am

It’s that time of the year again when weekly fish fries will start popping up all over the community and for approximately a month families will have one more option when it comes to where and what to eat on a Friday night. This year, however, there has been a little glitch in the plan. Under normal circumstances the Knights of Columbus would have kicked off their weekly fish fries

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  • Santa spends some time with the Cub Scouts

     Posted on January 8, 2015 at 10:43 am

    Santa With Scouts

    On Dec. 13 Santa Claus paid a visit to Elsberry Cub Scout Pack 391. Santa and the scouts hung out that afternoon in the fellowship hall of the Elsberry United Methodist Church. Pictured above in the front row from left to right are Jude, Matthew and William. In the back row from left to right are Brock, Tim, Tim and Seth.

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  • TeamKidz present “365 Days of Christmas” program

     Posted on December 26, 2014 at 9:22 am

    FBC Christmas Show

    The TeamKidz of First Baptist Church presented their annual Christmas program December 14 at 6 p.m. in the sanctuary with refreshments following in the fellowship hall. The program was entitled “365 Days of Christmas” which involved songs relating to each month of the year as well as children’s lines which promoted having the Christmas spirit all year long. Participating in the program were Timothy and Emily Georgie, Kylie and Kaden

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  • “Old Glory Jubilee” Committee plans ‘Pizza Day’ fundraiser

     Posted on December 26, 2014 at 9:17 am


    Members of the “Old Glory Jubilee” Committee met on Dec. 2 at the Elsberry City Hall. Committee Chairman Gina McNelly presided over the meeting. Present were Elsberry Mayor Terry Martin, Marilyn Martin, Jo Ann Cordsiemon, Bobbie Waggoner, Terrie Harper, Amanda Holland and Lauren Holland. Lauren Holland offered a report with regard to the success of the recent “Quarter Auction” fundraiser that the committee held at Clarence Cannon Elementary School in

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  • EHS students perform at annual Christmas Concert

     Posted on December 19, 2014 at 11:33 am

    High School Christmas Concert Use 3

    On Dec. 9 band and choir students at Elsberry High School hosted their annual Christmas Concert in the high school gym. Led by Band and Choir Director Rebecca Shroyer, the EHS jazz band [top], the high school choir [middle] and the concert band all performed various holiday favorites, as well as some newer, more contemporary numbers for the parents, teachers and guests in attendance.

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  • LCAD to host pancake breakfast with Santa

     Posted on December 18, 2014 at 10:41 am

    Breakfast with Santa copy

    The Lincoln County Ambulance District [LCAD] is inviting Lincoln County residents and their families to a pancake breakfast with Santa on Dec. 20 from 9 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. Santa will be at Lincoln County Ambulance Base #1 at 1392 South Third St. in Troy. This is a FREE event for the public. In addition to a pancake breakfast, there will be a face painter and door prizes. For more

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  • Young and Young-At-Heart visit local businesses during Christmas Open House on Saturday

     Posted on December 18, 2014 at 9:40 am


    A blast-from-the-past at the local Fountain Shop (Broadway Flowers & Fountain) as Mike, Robin, Anne and Claire provide some holiday cheer to their customers. BBQ was the main attraction along with amazing shakes, malts and old-fashioned fountain sodas. For more on this and other stories pick up your copy of The Elsberry Democrat today  from one of our several locations.  You can also sign up for the online edition by

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