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Milan Food Bank Receives $5,000 Grant

The Food Bank receives $5,000 grant from Great Western Bank of Milan Columbia, Mo. – The Food Bank for Central & Northeast Missouri announced today a $5,000 Making Life Great Grant from Great Western Bank of Milan to support the Buddy Pack Program at three schools in Sullivan County. Throughout The Food Bank’s 32-county service…

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Milan Airport Welcomes Crop-Dusters

Submitted by Clint Bogard The Crop-Dusters were pilots and airplanes of Chris Scrogin, Owner of Rice Flying Service LLC out of Corning, Arkansas, with nearby services based out of Marshall, Missouri’s Municipal Airport. The agricultural fertilizer was supplied by trucks and equipment led by Barry Reed, Manager of Milan’s MFA’s local Agricultural Services here in…

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Buggs-Tipton Dominates at State Track Competition

By David Sharp, NEMOnews Media Group Events such as the May 22, 2021 Missouri State High School Activities Association Class 1 Track and Field Championships are a forum where history can be and is made. Green City freshman Asher Buggs-Tipton introduced himself to sports followers all over Missouri and likely the Midwest when he won…

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Milan’s Smithfield Plant Under Scrutiny Over COVID Numbers

By Madison McVan, Courtesy of the Missouri Independent This story was originally published by The Midwest Center for Investigative Reporting. May 17, 2021 – The COVID-19 outbreak at Smithfield Foods’ northern Missouri plant — the focus of a worker safety lawsuit that garnered national attention last year — resulted in two worker deaths and was…

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Milan Golf Team Wins 2nd In Conference At Cameron

The Milan Golf Team won 2nd in the Conference at Cameron on Monday, May 3, 2021. Pictured left to right: Taylor Trenter, placing 8th; Darren Dopoto; Jerrett Courtney, placing 1st; Michael Pipes, placed 7th; Garrett Mosley and Coach Dakota Waugh.

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Milan FFA Knowledge Team Places Third In State Competition

SEDALIA, Mo., April 30, 2021 – The Milan FFA Chapter placed third in the FFA knowledge career development event at the 93rd Missouri FFA Convention. There were 26 teams in the competition. The team members include Adan Callejo, Jackson Smith, Danika Shepard and Kyla White. Callejo placed ninth, Smith placed ninth, Shepard placed 16th and…

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Sullivan County Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees Meeting Minutes

A regular Sullivan County Memorial Hospital (SCMH) Board of Trustees meeting was called to order on February 25, 2021, by Chairperson Melba Fordyce at 11:30 AM. Trustees present were Angie Curtis, Jean Page, Gary Drummond, and Bill Lewis. Also present were Tony Keene, Chief Executive Officer; Tina Sears-Hamilton, Director of Patient Care Services; and Amy…

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