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The federal government may forgive all or part of teachers’ and nurses’ federal student loans if they meet certain requirements. The forgiveness options, according to KHEAA, include: •   Teacher loan forgiveness. To qualify, you must teach at least five full years in a low-income school in an...
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It’s the little things in life that make us happy, the saying goes. If that’s true, then so-called minor Dutch bulbs should bring extreme joy, especially for gardeners, says University of Missouri Extension horticulturist David Trinklein. Even though the flowers of minor bulbs are small, they...
(This short meditation on the magic of the campfire comes from The Manual of Woodcraft and Indians (1915) by Ernest Thompson Seton — the handbook for an organization that served as a forerunner to the  what used to be called the Boy Scouts. Don't let this fall pass you by without enjoying a few...
Did you know? ·      At least 18 state voter registration databases were scanned by Russian-affiliated cyber actors in 2016. ·      The federal omnibus appropriations bill included $380 million for states and U.S. territories to improve their elections systems. ·      Funding from the federal...
The JC Penney Festival and the Missouri Star Quilt Company Birthday Bash will be held on Saturday, September 28. Be sure to join us, there will be plenty of vendors along with live music, food and fun.   FESTIVAL EVENT SCHEDULE: 6-11 a.m. - Pancake breakfast at the fire station. 8 a.m. - Cornhole...
Senator Hoskins receives a 2019 Business Champion award from Daniel Mehan, president and CEO of the Missouri Chamber of Commerce.
Last week, lawmakers were in Jefferson City for the annual veto session, as well as an extraordinary session called by the governor. The veto session was brief, since none of the six bills rejected by the governor were overridden. Legislators seemed content to revisit the provisions of the vetoed...
Phase One of the Missouri Quilt Museum located in Hamilton, MO, will open on Monday, September 23rd. The Phase One opening will include the Quilt Town USA Exhibit, quilts from the Delbert Godsey Vintage Quilt collection and quilts from the museum’s own growing collection. The opening will include...
Opinions are like noses: everybody has one.  It’s not often that you get sued for having an opinion, but the Missouri Farm Bureau has just been sued because we supported a bill passed by the Missouri legislature and signed by the governor.  The plaintiffs have also sued the Missouri Cattleman’s...
Great Wolf Lodge is preparing another season of not-so-spooky delights for families with its annual Howl-O-Ween celebration, taking place from Oct. 1 - 31, 2019. Guests are encouraged to don costumes and join in a wealth of daily activities, from monster bash dance parties and fall-fun crafting...
This date, of course, is associated with bad luck and superstition, which is why it has its own phobia — "Frigg" was a Norse goddess who originally lent her name to the word that became "Friday," and "triskaidekaphobia" is the fear of the number 13. Statistically speaking, the day is not more...

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