Diane Simbro was honored on Dec. 17 by the Connections to Success due to her efforts in reentry efforts as “Workforce Professional of the Year.”
Today, the News Media Alliance and the National Newspaper Association – representing thousands of local newspapers across the United States – have joined a legal challenge of an order by the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) that would effectively eliminate a Congressionally-mandated limit …
Before everyone puts their stretchy waistband pants in cold storage after the grand food fest of the holidays, take pause. For those still in sweets-n-goodies mode, yet another dessert destination stands as the finale for holiday eating gone wild.
After nearly a quarter-of-a-century of service to the people of Lincoln County, Dr. Virginia Mennemeyer will be sharing her knowledge of dentistry and healthcare with the rest of the state of Missouri.
After 34 years of being located on East Cherry Street, the owners of Sugar Grove Growers are happy to announce they are moving to a new location on South Lincoln Drive, just around the corner.
When a business is seasonal the owners need to be creative in finding other professional services to offer during the off season. Local business owners, Jeremy and Candice Steen, have done just that.
Five finalists have been selected for the prestigious 2020 Missouri Leopold Conservation Award®. Given in honor of renowned conservationist Aldo Leopold, the award recognizes farmers, ranchers and foresters who inspire others with their dedication to land, water and wildlife habitat in their care.
Eight Cuivre River Electric Cooperative linemen left earlier this week to join linemen from across Missouri’s electric cooperatives to assist a Louisiana electric cooperative as it works to recover from Hurricane Laura, which devastated a large swath of southwestern Louisiana late last month…
Recently, one Elsberry man took his 40 plus years of knowledge about carpentry and ventured out to open his own business.
Rhineland Bancshares, Inc. has entered into a purchase and merger agreement pursuant to which it will acquire Clifford Bancshares, Inc., the holding company for CBC Bank. Under the terms of the agreement, CBC Bank will be merged into Rhineland Bancshares’ affiliate bank, Peoples Savings Bank…
Toyota is adding 10.8 acres of new solar arrays across the company’s plants in Alabama, Missouri and West Virginia, reducing its reliance on outside energy needed for operations. The solar arrays will offset 6,480,000 kWh energy – the equivalent of powering nearly 800 homes per year.
The Lincoln County Commission is taking applications for the second round of CARES (Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security) Act reimbursement funding.
If anyone has driven by the Soil and Water Conservation District’s office in Troy, they may have noticed something large and yellow setting in the back parking lot. They have purchased a Vermeer Bale Processor that is now available for rent.
Over the last month, the Lincoln County Health Department has been posting public exposure notices on its website warning the community of cases of the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, at local establishments.
When a six-year-old girl visited the Sports Closet, the Kiwanis Club of Wright City’s newest project, some pink softball shoes caught her eye. So did a matching helmet.
Cuivre River Electric Cooperative (CREC) seeks interested and qualified candidates for four, three-year term seats on its Board of Directors.
Tony Rothermich, administrator for Mercy Hospital Lincoln and vice president of operations for Mercy Hospital St. Louis, has been named 2020 auxiliary board chair for United Way of Greater St. Louis – West Region.
Matt Daniels recently joined the Bank of Old Monroe Loan Department at the main bank in Old Monroe. Matt will partner with existing loan officers from all five branch locations to serve the growing base of Lincoln and St. Charles County constituents.
Despite the cold temperatures, Elsberry Community Growth Association Board members Adam Heitman, Candice Steen, Kara Carmi, Sam Byers and Dr. Tim Reller were on hand to celebrate the opening of a new business in Elsberry. Welch’s Wash-N-Shine owner Frank Welch has made an investment in the E…
Sometimes a monetary value is placed on many things, when in reality reaching out to the community can be measured in more than dollars.
To celebrate its 30th anniversary the Bank of Old Monroe held an open house at its Moscow Mills location on Dec. 18 ahead of the holidays. There were snacks, cakes, raffles for prizes and more as BOOM commemorated three decades of service to the community. Above, from left: Bank Casey Hopkin…
The PuroClean of Wentzville father/daughter team of Kevin and Jessica Brown held a ribbon cutting at the Lincoln County Health Department on Oct. 22. Their business operates in Lincoln, St. Charles and Warren counties.
Could it be true that big surprises can indeed be found in small spaces? Martin General Contractors of Eolia can definitely answer that question in the affirmative.
The tempo of missions being flown by Air Evac Lifeteam 146 has picked up in a major way since the medical helicopter operation moved from Carrolton, Illinois to Louisiana Missouri.
Kristen Hicks with Finklang Eye Health Associates-Vision Source recently obtained an honorable distinction within the optical industry. Hicks completed the certification examination for the American Board of Opticianry, and has been designated as a Certified Optician (ABOC). Hicks has worked…
Rudy D. Beck, owner and principal of Beck Estate Planning & Elder Law, LLC, is pleased and excited to announce the firm’s new name, Beck & Lenox Estate Planning & Elder Law, LLC.
Off a county gravel road on the outskirts of Eolia sits the workshop of Danny Davis, taxidermist. The showroom displays award-winning works of art; fowl, game, and fish each pose in perfect position. Fistfuls of award ribbons and trophies won at statewide and national competitions are als…
Kori Marsh (scissors) and Robert Bell, Md. (grey suit coat) cut the ribbon in front of Orthopedic Associates on Troy’s Business Park Drive, celebrating a successful start to the business. Photo by Dan Fox
This past Saturday the local Family Dollar store held its Grand (Re-) Opening of the Family Dollar with the addition of a Dollar Stop.
Financial Advisor Alex Mair of the financial services firm Edward Jones in Troy has achieved the professional designation of Accredited Asset Management Specialist(SM).
Brady Giacopelli (holding scissors) and his parents Rachel (right) and Nick (left) cut the ribbon in late June, celebrating HoneyBadger Grill’s first little bit in business. Rachel and Nick are the owners of HoneyBadger.
The Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Michelle Wiese has joined the staff at our Troy location, serving as Branch Manager. Michelle brings 25 years of experience in banking. Michelle has been involved in groups such as Rotary, and has sat on the board as Treasurer, in Chamber of…
Construction on the new Cuivre River Electric Cooperative headquarters facility officially kicked off with a groundbreaking ceremony held on June 26 at the co-op’s current headquarters, 1112 E. Cherry Street in Troy. The new building is being constructed on the same site, to be situated on w…