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 Posted on July 30, 2014 at 10:14 am

On July 19, Elsberry children participating in the summer library program at Joseph R. Palmer Memorial Library were visited by a magician from Abra-Kid-Abra, a Webster Groves based entertainment company. The magician, who was introduced to the children as “Howie”, brought with him a comical combination of mirth, mayhem and a magical tribute to Dr. Seuss. This was the third year for Abra-Kid-Abra to make an appearance at the library

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  • Ambulance District Open Houses Scheduled

     Posted on July 25, 2014 at 8:31 am


      The Lincoln County Ambulance District will be holding a Town-Hall style meeting on July 28 at the Lincoln County Ambulance District Base 1, located at 1392 South Third St. in Troy. This is an opportunity to meet the Chief staff, paramedics and members of the Board of Directors. The topic of discussion will be Prop S but all questions about the ambulance district will be entertained. On July 29

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  • Domestic Violence: Working with victims and the offender workshop

     Posted on July 24, 2014 at 10:56 am

    Guest speaker Craig McIntosh addresses the workshop attendees.

    The Lincoln County Domestic Violence Court Advisory Committee held a Domestic Violence Workshop for EMASS (Eastern Missouri Alternative Sentencing Services), attorneys, law enforcement, probation and patrol, counselors, therapists and victim advocates. Approximately 62 people came out to the Troy Ninth Grade Center to sit in on the workshop. “We are excited to have so many people come out to be educated. At the same time they are sitting here learning,

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  • Clarksville Sunflower Days scheduled for July 26-27

     Posted on July 24, 2014 at 9:57 am


    Come experience downtown Clarksville from the artist’s point of view during “Sunflower Days” on July 26 and 27 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.. Artists from all over will converge to “paint the town”,  artist style. Whether they choose the sunflowers, historic architecture or the river, artists will set up their easels and paint on Saturday. In addition, there will be a special area for children to create their own

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  • City looking to bring fireworks back for the Fourth of July

     Posted on July 24, 2014 at 9:49 am


    The City of Elsberry will be holding a meeting inviting those within the community who would like to be part of a committee to bring back fireworks and the ‘Old Glory Jubilee’. The meeting will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 6 at 6 p.m. at City Hall. Anyone wishing to donate their time and efforts to form a committee to bring back the ‘Old Glory Jubilee’ should attend. If you

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  • Lincoln County Senior Citizens Academy begins July 21

     Posted on July 16, 2014 at 1:11 pm

    2014 Senior Citizen's Academy

    The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with The Lincoln County Council on Aging (LCCOA) in Troy will host this year’s Senior Citizens Academy. This three-day academy will begin on July 21 and run from 12:30 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. The academy is open to the Lincoln County public and will address topics pertaining to senior citizens. Such topics will include personal and residential safety, scams, health screenings, bingo prizes

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  • Summer reading fun at Palmer Library

     Posted on July 2, 2014 at 10:30 am


    During the summer youngsters can be seen at the Joseph R. Palmer Memorial Library taking part in numerous projects revolving around the annual Summer Reading Program. Pictured is a station where members of the program were building a molecule model.

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