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Bowling Green police department to collect unwanted prescriptions

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 4:01 pm

On Saturday, April 26 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., the Bowling Green Police Department and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will give the public another opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs. Area residents are invited to bring medications for disposal to Bowling Green Police Department at 15 West Church Street.  The service is free and

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    Posted on April 9, 2014 at 3:14 pm

    The annual awards ceremony for the Mark Twain Association of Realtors was held Jan. 24, at Fiddlesticks Restaurant in Hannibal. The Association serves five counties in Northeast Missouri and consists of approximately 140 realtors. Century 21 The Wells Group LLC., of Bowling Green, has several agents who were honored with the Awards of Excellence. Through their performance records, these agents have shown that their customers are the number-one priority. The

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  • Louisiana Garden Club holds first meeting of year

    Posted on March 25, 2014 at 11:53 am


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  • The Ecumenical Women’s Breakfast group holds March meeting

    Posted on March 18, 2014 at 11:48 am

    The Ecumenical Women’s Breakfast group met on Monday, March 10 at Centenary United Methodist Church in Louisiana with 43 in attendance from 12 area churches. The Rev. Paul Catterton offered a prayer before the meal, which was prepared by the ladies of Calumet Presbyterian Church and Centenary. President Judy Allely opened the business meeting and thanked the hostesses for the wonderful breakfast. It was decided to donate money from the

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  • Pike County Mothers of Preschoolers

    Posted on March 18, 2014 at 11:42 am

    On Monday March 3, the Pike County MOPS group had its normal meeting at Morning Star Fellowship Church. Following the light meal of finger foods the moms started their meeting and the planning for the upcoming craft fair on March 22. Placement for all 63 vendors and last minute adjustments were made as well as final shopping list. Plans were made for the day and the next meeting in April.

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  • Pike County Soil and Water Conservation district holding sign-up for state cost share program

    Posted on March 11, 2014 at 11:46 am

    The Pike County Soil and Water Conservation District will be conducting a sign-up for state cost-share funds March 3 –31. State cost-share funds are made available to local landowners to address erosion and water quality issues on land being used for agricultural purposes. According to the Missouri Soil and Water Districts Commission rules for cost-share eligibility, a farm is defined as a tract of land three acres or more in

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  • Stamp Art program at Pike County Chapter DAR

    Posted on March 11, 2014 at 11:42 am

    The craft of stamping involves some type of ink being applied to a pattern that has been carved onto a stable object and then the image is pressed onto paper, fabric, etc. Pike County chapter member Marilyn Johnson said rubber stamping is gaining a reputation as an art form and demonstrated the craft at the Feb. 12 meeting of the chapter at First Presbyterian Church in Louisiana. Stamping is an

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