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Green City Class Of 1972 Held 50th Class Reunion

Green City Gophers Front Row: Terry Miller, Pat Kincanon, Michael Borron, Dennis Foster, Kenny Rouse, David Fields. Green City Gophers Back Row: John Dillard, Dena (Callihan) Williams, Kary Hoerrmann, Mary (Bunch) Hoerrmann, Shirley (Kent) Riley, Connie (Ayers) Foster, Donna (Elam) Scriven, Sharon (Stephenson) Fanning, Martha (Speiser) Perkins, Pamela Lunsford,and Murline (Guffey) O’Brien. Country roads lead…

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NEMR Honors Mabel Hill Longest Living Cooperative Member

October is National CO-OP month and NEMR’s (Northeast Missouri Rural Telephone Company) 70th Anniversary (1952-2022). NEMR’s longest living cooperative member is Mabel Hill of rural Novinger, Missouri. At 102 years and 9 months old, Mabel has had service with NEMR since 1953. NEMR’s CEO, Michele Gillespie, recently visited Mabel and gave her a blanket and…

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Loan Officer Jim Weaver Joins Verimore Bank

Submitted by Jenni Prado, Verimore Bank Marketing Coordinator MILAN, Mo. (October 17, 2022) – Verimore Bank is pleased to announce that Jim Weaver will be joining the bank as a Loan Officer. Weaver expands Verimore Bank’s lending presence in Sullivan County and the surrounding area. Jim joins the bank with skills in agricultural and commercial…

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Fair Ballot Language from the Missouri Secretary of State

The following information is provided by the Missouri Secretary of State’s Office to explain the amendments put before Missouri voters on the November 8, 2022, ballot. Amendment 1 Official Ballot Title: Do you want to amend the Missouri Constitution to: allow the General Assembly to override the current constitutional restrictions of state investments by the…

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Milan JV Top Tigers JV

The Milan Ladycats were host to the Linn County Mustangs on Tuesday, September 4, 2022, on the Ladycats’ Senior night. Milan honored the Seniors with a 4 to 1 victory. Three outstanding Seniors are: Auburn Cole, Gracie Dickson, and Hallie Weaver. These three Seniors are the catalyst of this year’s squad providing leadership by example.…

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Milan Chamber Holds Ribbon Cutting for Complete Family Chirpractic

Submitted by Crystal Bupp MILAN, MO. – The Milan Chamber of Commerce (MCC) conducted a ribbon cutting ceremony & joined Complete Family Chiropractic & Wellness, LLC to celebrate their establishment. Complete Family Chiropractic & Wellness is located at 825 North Pearl Street, in the north half of the Farm Bureau Building. “Complete Family Chiropractic &…

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Local Emergency Planning Committee Meeting on Tuesday, October 11

Submitted by Walter Schley, LEPC Chairman, and Dennis Goldsmith, LEPC Coordinator (MILAN, Mo.) — The Sullivan County Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) will hold its required annual meeting on Tuesday, October 11, beginning at noon at the Milan Community Center. Federal law requires every county in Missouri to have an active (LEPC). By law, the…

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Homecoming Queen Crowned

The 2022 Homecoming Queen was crowned at the pep rally held on Wednesday evening, September 28, 2022 at the Cal Hubbard Football Field. Shown left to right are: The 2021 Queen, Jocelyn Perez, daughter of Aurelia Cruz being escorted by Kamden DeRyke son of Nicole DeRyke and Kenner DeRyke. Candidate At Large is Emily Menchaca,…

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Public Invited to Roy Blunt Reservoir Dedication

Submitted by Brad Scott, NCMRC MILAN, MO – On Thursday, October 13th at 11:30 a.m. the North Central Missouri Regional Water Commission will be hosting a very special and historic event to dedicate the ROY BLUNT RESERVOIR in sight of the future dam at the future lake marina site on the west side of the…

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