From its beginnings in Troy in 1891, Sacred Heart Parish Catholic Church has been a well-known part of the Troy community.
Success is a hard thing to measure. Do we count how many times a name ended up in history books, or do we cheer for the stranger who by letting his wife drive their Model T Ford in 1910 helped create a new normal in society? Clarence Cannon, a congressman from Elsberry, is a historical figur…
Last September, the Jackson sisters took a “Memory Lane” tour through the City of Troy.
Since it’s inception in August 2019, the Owls Pals program at Silex R-I School District has helped countless students in need and not even a pandemic was going to stop the good the program has done and continues to do.
When Anchored Hope Church was founded in Troy in 2012, it was nothing more than an idea. It was a group of people who wanted a different type of church made of those who had left the church in the past, and were looking to regain their faith in Jesus Christ.
Five and a half years ago, Bryan Kasten wanted to do something that would get other kids his age involved in giving back to the local community.
There isn’t very much Patricia Rhoads doesn’t love about Lincoln County.
In her 10th year at Winfield Primary School, principal Ericka Dixon has seen a lot of children come and go.
A trip to the dentist isn’t one most people look forward to taking, similar to heading to the Department of Motor Vehicles.
Redemption Road Church has become one of the most recognizable and popular faces of the Winfield community.
At Troy South Middle School (TSMS) approximately 25 students gather monthly as members of the Troy South Middle School Interact Club. The Interact Club is a student service organization that strives to put “Service Above Self,” and is affiliated with the Troy Rotary Club.
There aren’t too many people around who can say they work in the same hospital they were born in.
In a very short lifetime, Kristen Laurell has weather a lot of storms.
In 1980, the Village People released “Can’t Stop the Music.”
Elsberry Schools have been through these unprecedented times over the last year like every other school across the nation, but from their perspective they have succeeded overwhelmingly! With conditions to educate our youth not being ideal, administrators, teachers, and staff have persevere…
Through all the unknowns we have faced during the pandemic, the providers at SSM Health Medical Group, located at 172 Professional Pkwy. in Troy, have remained steadfast in their commitment to serve and care for the community of Lincoln County. These doctors are proud to follow an evidence-b…
Sixteen players will take the field for the Elsberry/Silex girls’ soccer team. Senior players are Vivian Marx, Melody Hall, Brylie King, Caylyn Dowell, and Jenna Beckham.
Five of the six members of the Silex Owls golf team are also members of the school’s trap shooting team.
In 2019, Troy Buchanan’s tennis squad looked to be competitive with the best teams in Class 3.
Through the unpredictable weather Lincoln County has seen over the first part of 2021, Troy ,”
As the saying goes, “there’s strength in numbers.”
At an age when most people are in college, serving in the military or generally partying, Nick Bruns is out serving his community fighting fires.
The Elsberry Police Department has had its share of turnover the last few years, but Chief Randy Davis believes his personnel are set and of the highest quality.
In today’s society being a First Responder is more than dangerous, it is life threating at times. Those in any of the fields know the profession they chose would have times when situations would be unsafe.
If you’ve ever worked in an office, you’ve probably heard the word “ergonomic” tossed around a time or two. It simply means that something is designed to prevent injuries, such as carpel tunnel, scoliosis and other posture-related ailments. These specially designed tools give a greater rang…