In the past I've encouraged young people to take time, put your phone down, and visit with their elders. It doesn't have to be a relative, or someone you even know. I am always amazed at the wisdom they have, and their advice on problems we face today. Don't get me wrong here, I still believ…
The city’s Board of Aldermen voted 4-0 at their Feb. 11 meeting to begin a series of steps and procedures to force the hand of property owners of the buildings to correct the situation or see the structures torn down by the city.
Troy – Richard Jimenez became interested in aviation in the first grade, locking the now 85-year-old Troy resident into a career trajectory that always felt more like play than work.
Moscow Mills – On Feb. 12, 2019 at 11:07 p.m., the Lincoln County Fire Protection District responded to a two-alarm mobile home fire in the 200 Block of East Fourth Sreet in Moscow Mills. While responding, the 911 center stated there was one person trapped in the house.
The past – it’s a place filled with fond memories, regrets and many important life lessons. The Lincoln County Historical Society actively strives to preserve this community’s past in present times.
The Sacred Heart Parish held its annual dinner action recently, naming Linda Crist and Cindy Levy as the 2019 Sacred Heart Friend of the Auction. Recipients for the Friend of the Auction award are selected from a group of people who have helped supported and contributed to the success of the…
Recognition of three local century farms was among the highlights of the annual University of Missouri Extension Council Lincoln County banquet held on Jan. 28. The Century Farm program recognizes farms with continuous family ownership for 100 years or more.
Troy Buchanan High School Speech and Debate members have been taking and using all their free time to better themselves through their season. The students are have done well compared to past years, receiving first-place multiple times already.
The Board of Directors of Community State Bank of Missouri is pleased to announce that Sarah McNamee has been promoted to Assistant Branch Manager at the Troy Location. McNamee has been with the bank for 5 years and has over 21 years banking experience. McNamee is a longtime Lincoln County…
Peoples Bank & Trust Co. is pleased to announce Jenifer Miller has been promoted to Branch Manager of the Peoples Bank & Trust Elsberry Branch.
The Lincoln County R-III School District received its 2018 Annual Performance Report (APR) from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) on Feb. 1, 2019.
The 2019 Annual Meeting of the Elsberry Community Growth Association was held Monday evening Jan. 28 at the Elsberry Community Center with a great crowd in attendance.
Lincoln County Commissioners approved a resolution on Jan. 22 calling for a vote of the people on April 2 over a proposed one-half percent sales tax to provide funding for central dispatching of fire, ambulance and other emergency services.
This Thursday we had the student council from First Baptist Christian Academy here for the School Choice Rally. It was great to have some time with them while they were up here! –Randy Pietzman
One firefighter suffered injuries putting out the fire when part of the roof collapsed, but FPD officials said they were minor. Photo by Lincoln County FPD
On Dec. 29, the student ministry from St. Stephen United Methodist Church in Troy braved the frigid temperatures to help the Lincoln County Resource Board advance construction efforts. LCRB Executive Director Cheri Winchester said the picture demonstrates one of the “beautiful aspects of the…
DuPont Pioneer employees and the Northwest Fire Department stand by the new equipment for grain bin tube rescues. Photo by Dan Fox