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My Trip On a Tie Raft

By A. J. Hendershott We can’t travel back in time, but sometimes we can relive the past.  I was fortunate enough to be invited along on an adventure to relive Missouri river history on an early September morning. It awoke ...

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Fourth Sunday Singing

The regular 4th Sunday Singing was held at Faith Rock Church, Sept. 23.  The welcome was given by Emcee, Sybil Gheer; Bro. Ben DeWitt opened with prayer; song books distributed/collected by Freeman Porter; 46 present; 34 songs were shared.  The ...

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The September 11th meeting was called to order by Sharon with a weight loss count of 5-3/4 lbs. Top loser was Sam. Sue won the Hee Haw Contest. The Fall Rally is set for Saturday the 13th of October. Several ...

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Douglas County Museum

Mrs. Turner, who was born at Hartville shares that she moved to Douglas County at age 6.  It was actually Ozark County then in 1855.  One would travel for miles, she said, and not see a cabin.  The first deer ...

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Community Events

This column is for fundraisers, benefits, or community functions for which a fee or membership dues are collected. Items will be printed in this column twice for a single fee of $5 for 20 words or less. ****** Piland Youth ...

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Star Workers Extension Club had their September meeting the 13th at the park in Ava. Marie King was hostess. She called the meeting to order by saying the club collect and pledge to the flag. Devotional was poems by Marie ...

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