Hundreds of families in Phelps County will have less of a burden on their budgets this back-to-school season. Mercy’s annual Back to School Fair is returning on August 8.
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Phelps County Bank (PCB) sponsored the annual Take a Stand Against Child Abuse program on Friday, July 13. Lemonade stands were set up throughout Phelps County as volunteers sold refreshments to raise money for the abuse awareness fund. Pictured are (from left) Linda Kozloski, Quinton Kozloski, and Matt Lewis.
Missouri 4-H members from throughout the state participated in the 4-H Public Speaking Academy, June 20-21. Twenty-one young people gathered at Central Methodist University, Fayette, Mo. with the goal of developing public speaking skills. Membership in 4-H is not required to attend the academy.
Phelps County Regional Medical Center will be hosting monthly Diabetes support group meeting on Saturday, August 4 from 10 a.m. to noon in the private dining room #2.
On Monday, Judge John D. Beger sentenced Cregg Snyder, 50, of Rolla, to 80 years in prison for sex crimes against children, according to the Phelps County Prosecutor’s Office. Snyder was found guilty of four counts of first degree statutory sodomy on May 15, following a two-day trial.