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Unwanted dogs to get another chance for a new home

    Abandoned dogs in Steelville will soon have another opportunity to find a new home, thanks to a ...

State auditor releases follow-up report on Bourbon court audit

    Missouri State Auditor Thomas Schweich has released his follow-up report on the audit findings o...

Bid awarded for bridge work

Bid awarded for bridge work

    The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) is moving forward with replacement of the High...

Charter presents plans for telecommunications bundling

A representative from Charter Communications met with the city council on Dec. 9 to discuss options ...

Couple marking 75 years together

Couple marking 75 years together

    Charles Henry Hadley and Evelyn Virginia Hadley are celebrating their 75th wedding anniversary o...

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Charter presents plans for telecommunications bundling

A representative from Charter Communications met with the city council on Dec. 9 to discuss options for improving the city’s telecommunications and also cutting their monthly service costs.

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Art Night brings creativity to the community - PHOTO GALLERY

    Student artwork graced the hallways of the old Steelville middle school building and families created more art together at the second annual Art Night on December 11.

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Chamber seeking nominations for its annual awards

    The St. James Chamber of Commerce is seeking nominations for the 2014 Citizen of the Year and Lifetime Achievement awards. Nominees are considered and the winners will be announced during the January Chamber awards banquet.

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State auditor releases follow-up report on Bourbon court audit

    Missouri State Auditor Thomas Schweich has released his follow-up report on the audit findings of the City of Bourbon’s municipal court system. The follow-up report was recently made public, and in it the state auditor notes that many of the recommendations made in the original May 2014 audit report have been implemented by the city. The rest are still “in progress.”

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Work completed in Collector's and Assessor's offices

Work completed in Collector's and Assessor's offices

ACCESSIBILITY IMPROVED - Recent upgrades to the customer service area in the Crawford County Collector’s and Assessor’s offices have made the area more accessible to those who have limited mobility. In front of the Collector’s office, a new countertop has been installed to allow for a lower space to complete paperwork. A matching counter was put on the window to the Assessor’s office, while two wo...

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Man arrested for targeting elderly with construction scam

Man arrested for targeting elderly with construction scam

    An area man has been arrested and is currently in jail on charges for allegedly exploiting several elderly Phelps County residents by contracting with them to do construction work that was never completed.

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Gov. Nixon awards Medal of Valor to 10 law enforcement officers from across Missouri

• State’s highest public safety award honors officers who bravely risk their own lives to protect their fellow Missourians
JEFFERSON CITY – In a ceremony today at the State Capitol, Gov. Jay Nixon awarded the Missouri Medal of Valor to10 public safety officers from across the state for their courageous and exceptional efforts to save lives and protect the public in 2013. The officers represent Miss...

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A little Christmas poem

    Christmas has come and Christmas has went, and all my money has now been spent.
    But I’ll get it back, and maybe more, when I return my presents to the Walmart store.
    I know no one will mind a bit, ‘cause they bought me clothes that wouldn’t fit.
    It’s not gonna wind anybody’s stem, ‘cause I done the same darn thing for them.

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A Christmas Story, the Musical playing at the Fox December 16-January 4

    This holiday season, for the first time in St. Louis, one of America’s favorite Christmas movies comes to life live- on-stage in a hilarious, large scale Broadway musical, at the Fabulous Fox Theatre December 16 – January 4.  

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