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What About This…? 8.14.2014

By Wayne William Cipriano Many of us were required to read Upton Sinclair during our formal education and The Jungle is probably the book most recalled. Another of Sinclair’s works, The Money Changers, a fictional consideration of business ethics and ...

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The Snoop 7.31.2014

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A St. Louis billionaire with a hostile agenda for rural Missouri schools has donated nearly $1 million dollars in his attempt to influence voters in four state legislative races in northeast, southeast and southwest Missouri. Rex Sinquefield is the billionaire. ...

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Wreck Results in Minor Injuries

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The driver of the Chevrolet Tahoe shown above was taken to the hospital with what appeared to be minor injuries Tuesday morning after the vehicle was struck at the intersection of North Jefferson and NE 5th Ave. by the truck ...

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The Snoop 7.24.2014

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Several months ago Ava Mayor Eddie Maggard called to let me know of a meeting that would be held at the courthouse that morning. He thought I should be there because it was going to be about MoDOT’s long-range plan ...

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Douglas County History & Folklore – Rome

In the year 2014, Douglas County, Missouri is losing one of our one-hundred-year-old landmarks—The Rome Bridge. The village of Rome, Missouri was once a thriving settlement and commercial center and important to the commerce of this county. Many descendants of ...

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