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Providence Bank holds coat drive

 Posted on September 18, 2014 at 8:43 am

Providence Bank in Elsberry celebrated their “Totally Awesome Friday-Groovy Summer Spectacular” on Sept. 12. The celebration consisted of extended hours from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and groovy one-day deals. Free pizza was served from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. and a free Sunbeam® Pizza Stone was given away to anyone who opened a new account. Guests also registered to win a Kindle Fire HDX. The lucky winner was Jake

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  • DOM Club Hosts Annual Fashion Show

     Posted on September 12, 2014 at 1:47 pm

    Linda Hurley

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  • Car Show and Fall Festival to be held Oct. 4

     Posted on September 11, 2014 at 8:41 am


    Now in it’s second year under new sponsorship, the 14th Annual Classics on Wheels Car Show and the 2014 Elsberry High School Fall Festival will meet once again on Saturday, Oct. 4 in the Elsberry City Park. The Elsberry Kiwanis Club will sponsor this year’s show and the Elsberry R-II School District will hold the Fall Festival. According to Elsberry Kiwanis Club Secretary and Chairperson Dave Kessler, there will be

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  • E.H.P.S. hosts 2014 dinner/fundraiser

     Posted on August 27, 2014 at 10:32 am

    Charles H. “Pheeze” Kemper [left] discusses the 2009 trip that he and his wife Mary Anne [right] took to Germany in search of his ancestors.

    On Aug. 23 the Elsberry Historic Preservation Society [E.H.P.S.] held its annual dinner/fundraiser in the parish hall of the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Elsberry. The featured speakers for the event were Charles H. “Pheeze” Kemper of Troy and his wife Mary Anne. Charles Kemper is a sixth generation descendant of Martin Kemper, an early settler to Lincoln County. Martin Kemper’s great grandfather immigrated from Muesen, Germany and settled in

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  • Morning Star Church to Host Community Blood Drive

     Posted on August 25, 2014 at 1:02 pm


    Morning Star Church will be hosting a community wide blood drive on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. at 1600 Feise Road, Dardenne Prairie, Mo. The Mississippi Regional Blood Center will be collecting the donations. “I encourage all our members and the community to take part in this worthy cause,” said Lead Pastor Mike Schreiner. “By donating, we can help others in need right here in our

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  • Explorer’s Club open enrollment

     Posted on August 13, 2014 at 11:39 am


    The 21st Century Community Learning Center grant in the Elsberry R-II school district has been renewed for the 2014-2015 school year. The $199,422.00 renewal will provide 80 percent of the funds necessary to operate the Explorer’s Club afterschool program. Tuition will support the remaining portion. The Elsberry R-II Explorer’s Club program served over 100 students in grades preschool through sixth last school year. Families pay tuition that is based on

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  • Lincoln County Sheriff’s office announces 2014-2015 D.A.R.E. Dance schedule

     Posted on August 8, 2014 at 8:56 am

    D.A.R.E. Logo

    The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office will host fifth, sixth and seventh grade Dare Dances starting this month. Due to low turnout over the last several years, the Sheriff’s Office will no longer host eighth graders. The proceeds from these dances help support the Sheriff’s Office youth summer camp in June. Fifth, sixth and seventh grade dance schedule: August 22nd and 29th September 5th and 12th October 3rd and 10th November

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