Bourbon and Leasburg News

Masons give funds to help students in need of coats

On Monday, December 3, Bob Martin of the Sullivan Masonic Lodge No. 69, presented a check in the amount of $1,200 to the Crawford County R-I School District, Bourbon, to be used for students in need of coats, clothing and shoes. This donation includes $600 from the Masonic Home and $600 from the Sullivan Masonic Lodge No. 69.

Christmas party held for senior citizens

By Alice Bremer
    On a bright sunny Sunday at noon more than 100 senior citizens gathered at the Bourbon School Elementary Cafeteria to enjoy the annual Bourbon Booster Christmas Party. Guests arrived, many coming from morning church services in Bourbon and Leasburg.

AmeriCorps improving infrastructure at Onondaga Cave

    A team of AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) members is working with the Eastern Parks District of Missouri State Parks primarily restoring and improving trail systems. The group of 10 young adults arrived on November 10 and will be serving in Leasburg at Onondaga Cave State Park through December 19.