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Belgrade Methodist Country Christmas Sunday, Dec. 15th

Belgrade United Methodist Church is having an “Old Fashioned Country Christmas” on Sunday, Dec. 15th. The evening will be from 5 to 7 p.m.  with food, games, Clydesdale rides, candlelight service, nativity scene, Christmas carols and Santa.
  • icon Posted: December 14
Filings Begin Dec. 17th Spring Election Races

Washington County Clerk and Election Authority Jenny Allen reminds candidates interested in filing for the upcoming April 2020 Elections that filing for offices begins Tuesday, Dec. 17th.

Posted: December 12, 2019
Patrol Reports 9 Fatalities; 3 Drownings Over 2019 Thanksgiving Holiday Period

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports nine people died in traffic crashes during this year’s Thanksgiving holiday counting period--from 6 p.m. Wednesday, November 27, 2019, through 11:59 p.m. Sunday, December 1, 2019. The Missouri State Highway Patrol investigated the following:

Posted: December 05, 2019
Taking Orders . . . Potosi Masonic Offers Christmas Fruit Baskets

Potosi Lodge #131, A.F. & A.M., will makeup and sell  Fruit Baskets with 26 pieces of Fruit for $20. The Baskets will be made up Dec. 20 and  can be picked up starting at 12 noon. If you can not pick up your Fruit Baskets, someone will deliver them to you in the local area.

Posted: December 05, 2019
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MDC Reports 88,843 Deer Harvested During Firearms Opening Weekend Top counties: Franklin with 2,078 deer checked, Texas with 1,931, and Callaway with 1,735.

JEFFERSON CITY– Preliminary data from the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) shows that deer hunters in Missouri harvested 88,843 deer during the opening weekend of the November portion of the fall firearms deer season Nov. 16 and 17. Of the 88,843 deer harvested, 51,086 were antlered buck...

Posted: November 22, 2019
11 Day November Portion- Firearms Deer Season Opens Saturday, Nov. 16th

Missouri’s nearly 600,000 firearms deer hunters are busy making final preparations for  the Annual Firearms Deer Season which is set  to open Saturday, November 16th. The November Season is eleven days again this year for the twenty-fifth straight year after being extended two days in 1995. It  w...

Posted: November 15, 2019
Trojan Cross Country Gets Medals At State

By Coach Amanda Politte

Posted: November 15, 2019
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