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The Elves sing merrily (photo by Lori Alexander)
A large crowd gathered at the school December 14 for the annual Christmas Concert. Song was in the air, the horns were tuning and as the lights lowered, so did the excited chatter of the audience. After many years the program was once again held on the stage where Christmas lights twinkled and...
Illinois landowners stand up for property rights.
After vowing to continue fighting, numerous requests for rehearing of the Illinois Commerce Commission’s (ICC) November 13 Order granting Grain Belt Express Clean Line a Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity to build an electric transmission line across the state were filed on Monday.  ...
High School Principal Tim Schieber visited the high school in Kearney and gave a presentation to the Hamilton school board on Project Lead the Way (PLTW), a program that Kearney has implemented in their school. Schieber began by stating that the U.S. Department of Commerce estimates that jobs in...
The Braymer City Council met Dec. 14 in regular session with all council members Connie Keller, Christine Owen, Michelle Haughton and Roger Murray present, Employees present included Tanya Mallory, Greg Prothero, Brandon Kehl and Mandy Youtsey. The council voted to accept the posted agenda, approve...
Gage Swindler of the Pleasant Hill Huslers
At the Caldwell County 4-H Recognition Program Gage Swindler won the following awards: Rookie of the year, Gold Medal at Contest Day, Missouri State Fair Demonstration, and Caldwell County Level 1 winner for Missouri Recognition Award Form. His Level 1 Recognition Award advanced to the Regional...
Source: Tim Baker, 660-663-3232 ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – The 20th annual Great Plains Growers Conference will attract home gardeners and commercial growers from the Midwest and beyond. The three-day conference, Jan. 7-9, 2016, in St. Joseph, will feature knowledgeable speakers from across the country. “...
Pictured: 4-6 Month: Graham Wiederholt, son of Kala and Will Wiederholt and Caden Zorn, son of Elissa and Eric Zorn; 1-Year Old: Addilynn Hughes, daughter of Leeza Siddoway and Derrick Hughes; 0-3 Months: Olive Stark, daughter of Lacy and Guy Stark; and 2 Years Old: Sally Williams, daughter of Ty and Jamie Williams; Sam Williams is sitting on Santa's lap.
As there were not enough contestants under each age category, all babies were winners at the Christmas Pajama Baby Show.   
Braymer Baptist Church - Christmas Eve Candlelight Service - 10 p.m. Braymer Christian Church Children's Program and Candlelighting Service, Sunday, Dec. 20 at 7 p.m.   Braymer United Methodist Church Christmas Eve Service at 7 p.m.   Hamilton Federated Church - Children's Christmas Program - 6 p.m...
The city of Kidder held a special meeting November 19 to address issues concerning the city. The main purpose was to interview candidates to fill the vacancy of alderman. Ray Carlton, Dave McEwen and Amanda Nolker were the three applicants. When asked why he wanted to be on the council, Ray Carlton...
Last week, when the House passed reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Schools Act (ESEA), the Wall Street Journal wrote that it was the "largest devolution of federal control" in 25 years. The bill which the Senate should pass tomorrow replaces No Child Left Behind, gives authority back...

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