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PCHD hosts Show-Me Latch on Aug. 1

Posted on July 30, 2014 at 9:17 am

The Pike County Health Department will kick-off World Breastfeeding Week and Missouri Breastfeeding Month by hosting this year’s Show-Me Latch. Women in various locations throughout the state and world will join together to raise awareness by collectively breastfeeding their children. This gathering will be held Friday, Aug. 1 at 10 a.m. at the Pike County Health Department in Bowling Green. Food and drinks will be provided along with give-aways and

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  • Pike County Youth Fair Sale scheduled Saturday

    Posted on July 22, 2014 at 5:08 pm

    The Pike County Youth Fair Sale will take place on Saturday, July 26.  The sale will be held in the livestock barn at 6 p.m. There is a potential of selling the top two animals in market lambs, meat goats, rabbit meat pens and poultry meat pens. The top four steers of which two will be home raised will be sold. The top eight barrows of which four will be

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  • Awards ceremony planned for Kids in Motion

    Posted on July 15, 2014 at 3:59 pm

    Douglass Community Services invites area residents will host the Bowling Green “Kids In Motion”  end-of-summer celebration and awards ceremony on Monday, July 21 at 7 p.m. in the Second Baptist Church Fellowship Hall, 319 West Church, Bowling Green. The guest speaker for the event is Heather Buchanan of the Pull A Hammi Foundation. Administrators hope that local KIM participants and their families will join them to reflect on and celebrate

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  • Louisiana officials trying to boost National Night Out, crime prevention

    Posted on July 8, 2014 at 3:30 pm

    Louisiana Police Chief Rich Hughes was trying to bolster National Night Out from 7-10 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 5 and the Neighborhood Watch program in the weeks before he died. Hughes said the effort with the Louisiana Chamber of Commerce Community Betterment Committee was designed to create tighter neighborhoods and boost crime prevention in his last interview with the Louisiana Press-Journal. “Officers come around to block party locations and tell citizens

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  • Summer Story Hours scheduled

    Posted on July 2, 2014 at 1:16 pm

    The Friends of the Louisiana Library recently announced the Summer Story Hours that will take place at the Library each Wednesday in July. On July 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30 from 2 p.m.– 3 p.m. children ages four to seven and eight to 12 can participate in the “Fizz, Boom, Read” programs. Other themes this summer will include “Fiesta” (highlighting books from the GFWC Literacy Grant) and “Fun With

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  • Louisiana to have city-wide yard sale

    Posted on June 25, 2014 at 9:48 am

    Louisiana’s 10th annual city-wide yard sale is set for Saturday, Aug. 2, from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m.  This is an excellent opportunity for all residents to clean out attics, basements, closets and garages.  Each year the participation grows, drawing a large gathering of customers from a 25-mile radius looking for bargains and treasures. The Chamber of Commerce sponsors this event and anyone in Louisiana can participate with a nominal

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  • Annual run/relay scheduled

    Posted on June 18, 2014 at 2:56 pm

    Vintage 4th of July Fun Relay
Pictured are Clay Logan, John Logan and Sherry McCarty.

    Prepare to get blasted with patriotic powder paint in this color run relay highlighting five of Louisiana’s city parks. The race can be run by a four person relay team or as an individual. Wear white clothing if you really want the paint to pop! The race begins at 9 a.m. July 4 and covers a course that totals 3.8 miles starting at Wallace Memorial Park and moving to Veterans

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