Boy Scout Troop 429 of Bourbon recently hosted the 2014 Spring Camporee April 25-27 for the Osage District of the Greater St. Louis Area Council. The Osage district includes Franklin and Crawford counties with over 40 Boy Scout troops and Cub Scout packs. This year’s theme was “OLD SCHOOL SCOUTING”.
Skippy’s receives donation
Skippy’s Route 66 restaurant recently received a check for $400 from the Route 66 Association of Missouri. Following is a copy of the letter enclosed with the check.
Seven couples run for title of Little Mr. and Miss Bourbon
The 2014 Little Mr. and Miss Bourbon Contest is under way and the crowning of the winners will be held on The Bourbon Booster sponsored Appreciation Day May 17.
Bourbon Drugs will be hosting Customer Appreciation Days every Saturday from 9 am until noon. These are for customers new and old as a special “thank-you” for their business and for the community to meet the new pharmacist Alan Lane.
The Rural Missouri Spinners will be hosting a statewide All Missouri Spin In at the Bourbon Community Center from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. The event is open to the public.
Crawford County residents should be aware of a scam that is taking place around the area. Reports are coming in from the Crawford County Sheriff's Department that individuals are calling claiming to be Publishers Clearing House and asking for money.