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Missouri Main Street Hosts Town Hall in Milan

By Echo Menges The Missouri Main Street push in Milan continues to build community support. On Tuesday, May 10, approximately 40 community members from throughout Sullivan County gathered at the Milan Community Center to participate in a Missouri Main Street driven Town Hall meeting. The meeting was led by Ben White, MO Main Street Program…

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Green City Boys Finish Third in Class 1 State Track Meet

By: David Sharp Green City took third place in the overall boys Class 1 Team Standings at the May 20-21, 2022 Class 1-2 Track and Field Championships held at Jefferson City High School. Asher Buggs- Tipton continued his dominance, winning gold medals in the boys Long Jump, Triple Jump along with the 110 and 300m…

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NEMO Track Teams Strike Gold At Class 2 MSHSAA Championships

By: David Sharp Milan and Highland won gold medals along with several high finishes at the May 20-21, 2022 MSHSAA Class 1-2 Track Championships at Jefferson City. The second day was plagued by rain, causing the event to be delayed by two hours. Rain fell on the 4x400m relay medal ceremonies and some of the…

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Milan City Council Discusses KTVO’s Sky Cam Proposal

City Council Minutes submitted by Lisa Sharp, City Clerk The Mayor and Board of Aldermen of Milan, Missouri met for a regular meeting at the Milan City Hall, 212 E. 2nd Street, on May 2, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. with the following Aldermen present: Randy McCollum, Ed Reger, Richard Head and Lesa Smith. Also present:…

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Green City R-1 School Graduation Class of 2022

GREEN CITY GRADUATION was held Sunday, May 15, 2022. Andi Foster gave the graduation address. Valedictorian and Summa Cum Laude was Christopher Carter and Salutatorian was Laydon Fields. Pictured is the – front row (left to right): Emma Jepson, Kiah Wilson, Madison Lunsford, Olivia Morris, Celeste Athon, Hallie Kimmel, and Gracie Foster; back row (left…

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Newtown-Harris FFA Dairy Foods Team Places Fourth In State Competition

The Newtown-Harris FFA Chapter placed fourth in the Dairy Foods Career Development Event at the Missouri State FFA Convention on April 22nd. There were 50 teams in the competition. The team members include Johannes Oaks, Grant Oaks, Carly Smith and Landry Oaks. Johannes placed 13th individually, while Grant was 18th, Landry 20th and Carly 41st…

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Newtown-Harris FFA Chapter Attends State FFA Convention

Ten members from the Newtown-Harris FFA Chapter attended the State FFA Convention in Columbia, Missouri on April 21th-22nd, 2022. Pictured back row (left to right): Tristen Faulkner, Matthew Wells, Cale Miller, Nathan Wells, Johannes Oaks, and Grant Oaks; and front row (left to right): Carly Smith, Landry Oaks, Advisor Stephanie Oaks, Andrea Pendergraft, and Anna…

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Milan Chamber Celebrates Milestones

Milan Chamber Celebrates The Depot Twenty-fifth Anniversary During Ribbon Cutting – The Milan Chamber of Commerce (MCC) conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday, April 21, 2022, to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of The Depot. The Depot is located at 24354 Hwy 5 just South of Milan and is owned by Ross and Sherri Caponetto.…

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Area Graduations To Be Held

Area schools will be celebrating their graduations this weekend. Milan C-2 Sunday, May 15 at 2:00 p.m. in the High School Gymnasium Green City Sunday, May 15 at 2:00 p.m. in the High School Gymnasium Linn County R-1 Sunday, May 15 at 2:30 p.m. in the High School Gymnasium Newtown-Harris Friday, May 20 at 7:00…

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