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Senate Theater hosts Star Wars marathon

 Posted on September 3, 2014 at 9:56 am

Elsberry’s Senate Theatre hosted a Star Wars marathon the weekend of Aug. 30-31. All six of the blockbuster films were shown during the course of the two-day marathon. On Saturday, movie goers were treated to “The Phantom Menace”, “Attack of the Clones” and “Revenge of the Sith”. Sunday’s show bill featured “A New Hope”, “The Empire Strikes Back” and “Return of the Jedi”. Fans of the Star Wars series were

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  • Keep pests away from entertaining areas

     Posted on July 25, 2014 at 11:44 am

    Make entertaining areas comfortable and safe by keeping pests at bay.

    Outdoor entertaining is one of the joys of nicer weather. People routinely gather on the patio or around the pool when the weather warms up, and such recreational activities can foster companionship and reduce stress. However, if nuisance animals and insects are sharing entertaining spaces, these pests can quickly put a damper on the festivities. While it may seem impossible to keep an outdoor entertaining area completely pest-free, there are

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  • Blast from the past

     Posted on July 2, 2014 at 10:21 am

    Car Cruise at Cadillac Bills

    The last Sunday evening of every month, take a trip up north Hwy. 79 through Elsberry and allow yourself to be taken back-in-time as Cadillac Bills holds their monthly Car Cruise. Once a month numerous classic cars will be parked outside, including this Chevy. Owners Bill and Phyllis Rockwell have been holding the Car Cruises (weather permitting) for the last few years. It has grown to include cars from numerous

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The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes

 Posted on October 20, 2014 at 2:06 pm

“You have been in Afghanistan, I perceive?” Those words, spoken by Sherlock Holmes to Dr. Watson on the occasion of their first meeting, were the beginning of a literary legacy that has spanned more than a century and spawned a legion of fans all over the globe. The fictional detective Sherlock Holmes and his faithful companion Dr. Watson were first introduced to readers in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s detective novel

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  • 2014 CLASSICS ON WHEELS CAR SHOW WINNERS

     Posted on October 17, 2014 at 11:15 am

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    1920’s: 2nd Place – James Gober, 1927 Ford Model T 1st Place – June & Ken Moehle, 1923 Ford Model T 1930’s 2nd Place – Ken Gnade, 1938 Ford Coupe 1st  Place – John Mullen, 1930 Chevrolet 4 Door 1940’s 3rd Place – Keith Lockhard, 1940 Ford Coupe 2nd Place – Dan & Chris Dildine, 1940 Ford Deluxe Sedan 1st Place – Dennis T. Klier, 1948 Chevrolet Fleetline Aero Woody

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  • Food Pantry holds annual fundraiser at VFW Post

     Posted on October 16, 2014 at 10:54 am

    Pantry Fundraiser 2014

    On Oct. 11 Elsberry residents came out to help raise funds for the Lincoln County Cupboard’s annual fundraiser. The event was held at the VFW Post #9064 in Elsberry and featured food and beverages, a live disc jockey, Karaoke, a silent auction and a raffle.

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