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30th annual Country Colorfest has plenty of fun for everyone Oct. 18-19

Posted on October 14, 2014 at 5:23 pm

The Louisiana Country Colorfest will bring a throng and unlimited fun to the downtown area on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 18-19. “We’ll have more than 100 vendors,” said Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Director Chris Koetters. Colorfest will officially kick off at 10 a.m. Saturday with a welcome from the Louisiana Chamber of Commerce and the singing of the national anthem by Shaylen Martin. It will occur at the main stage

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  • Annual event set Saturday

    Posted on October 8, 2014 at 11:03 am

    St. Joseph’s Catholic Church will sponsor its third annual Rosary Rally on Saturday, Oct. 11 at noon on the front lawn of the church. The event will be held “rain or shine” and will help support local causes. For more information about the event, call (573) 754-4257.

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  • NASA astronaut to be featured speaker at Clopton Alumni Banquet

    Posted on September 30, 2014 at 5:21 pm

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    Col. Michael Hopkins will be the featured speaker at the 15th Annual Clopton Alumni Banquet that will be held Saturday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m. in the Dale Miller Gymnasium. Hopkins will also be in Clarksville at the Applefest parade on Oct. 11 and will be the Grand Marshall of the parade. Hopkins, a NASA astronaut, recently returned from a six month mission on the Russian Space station. He is

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  • Pike Relay for Life set

    Posted on September 24, 2014 at 9:45 am

    Clopton FFA members lighting luminaries in memory of those who have lost their lives to cancer and in honor of those still fighting cancer.

    Pike County’s Relay for Life will kick off its 2014 event at the Pike County Fairgrounds on Saturday, Sept. 27,  beginning at 1 p.m. This year’s theme, “Rockin’ for a Cure,” may be interpreted several different ways by new and returning teams. It will be very interesting to see how teams decorate their campsites or dress up for this years theme. Several events will be held throughout the day en

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  • AgDay reporter to speak at conference

    Posted on September 16, 2014 at 5:09 pm

    Tyne Morgan of AgDay will speak at the 2014 Pearls of Production: Women in Agriculture workshop.

    AgDay and U.S. Farm Report’s Tyne Morgan will be the keynote speaker at the second annual Pearls of Production: Women in Agriculture workshop, Nov. 7-8. Morgan will speak on “Working in a Man’s World” at the two-day event. A native of Lexington, she holds a degree in agricultural journalism from the University of Missouri and was the 2006 Missouri State Fair queen. She is Farm Journal Media’s broadcast national reporter.

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  • Louisiana’s Plein Air event set

    Posted on September 10, 2014 at 9:15 am

    The third annual Golden Hills of Louisiana, Missouri Plein Air Painting Event will be held in conjunction with the Louisiana Garden Club’s Historic Homes tour Sept. 13. The homes tour will be for both Saturday and Sunday. The day long event will be topped off with an exhibition and sale of the artist’s paintings and other art work completed previously to be held at the Masonic Temple on Georgia and

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  • Car and truck show to be held during annual Heritage Festival

    Posted on September 2, 2014 at 5:12 pm

    The Champ Clark Heritage Festival Car and Truck Show will be held at the Bowling Green courthouse square Saturday, Sept. 13 rain or shine. Registration will be from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Anyone wishing to drive their vehicle in the parade will need to be at the Bowling Green High School by 9:30 a.m. The car and truck show will have 24 different classes with multiple awards in each class. Special

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