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Warrant arrest

Posted February 26, 2015 at 11:15 am

On Feb. 18, Levi Sieleman, 33, Walker, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant for failing to appear in court for a probation violation hearing on an original charge of non support. The warrant was issued on Jan. 8 and stems from an original incident in January 2013. Bond is set at $2,500 cash only.

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    Two from Collins arrested in separate incidents

    Warrant arrest and criminal summons issued

    On Feb. 24, Zachary VanHolt, 25, Collins, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class C felony of possessing a controlled substance. The warrant was issued on Feb. 23 and stems from an incident in November 2014 when a St. Clair County deputy conducted a traffic stop in Collins. During the investigation an ink pen shaft that tested positive for methamphetamines was located in the glove box. Bond is set at $10,000 cash or surety.

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    Pictured are: (from left) Jack Daniel, Jami Carpenter, Store Manager Shawn Gloodt, Area Managers Larry Sissick and Rachael Peterson. Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jack Tough, Chamber President Janna Dody and Co-Executive Director Peggy Snodgrass.

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    I visit the Senior Center because…

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    What now?

    University of Missouri Extension agriculture business specialist Joe Koenen helps women navigate farm ownership and management through MU Extension’s Lady Landowner series.

    Cindy Whitlock of Queen City uses the MU program. A fifth-generation Schuyler County farmer, she raises show sheep on 40 acres. There’s also a menagerie of guineas, peacocks, donkeys, cats, dogs, chickens and

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    Thirteen members of The Twentieth Century Club met on Feb. 9 in the home of Pauline Simone. Dorothy Foster served as co-hostess.

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    Cards of Thanks

    Debbie Smith and family would like to sincerely thank On My Own, Inc. and co-workers for hosting the benefit dinner and making all the arrangements for

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