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Revival to begin

Jerico Springs Missionary Baptist Church will start a meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 29, with Bro. Scott Brown and Bro. Gayland Lightfoot preaching.

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2021 Knights Of Lights Friday, Nov. 26

The Kansas City Renaissance Festival is proud to announce its 2021 Knights of Lights Holiday Celebration! Beginning at 5 p.m. on Black Friday, Nov. 26, the Festival grounds will become a wonderland of dazzling lights and scenes. Patrons will walk through the King’s Gate and Cotswold Common areas, enjoying food, beverages, vendors and performers. We’ll

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Celebrating 50 years

Larry and Nora Smith will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at 5 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 20, in the Sac Osage Electric Community Room. The event will be hosted by the couple’s daughters, Karen Schlup and Robin Smith. No gifts please.

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Walker Board of Aldermen to meet

The City of Walker Board of Aldermen will meet for their regularly scheduled monthly meeting on Monday, Nov. 22. The meeting will get underway at 7 p.m. in the Walker Community Building.  Walker City Council meetings are open to the public.

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CMH Wound, Hyperbaric Clinic to host free screening

Citizens Memorial Hospital Wound and Hyperbaric Clinic will host a free varicose vein screening event Tuesday, Nov. 30, 3-6 p.m. at their clinic located in the Douglas Medical Center, 1155 W. Parkview St., in Bolivar. The complimentary vein screenings are open to anyone who is experiencing symptoms such as aching leg pain, burning, itching or

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A CARD SHOWER FOR LUELLA PHIPPS

Life- long Cedar County resident and former school teacher, Luella Phipps, will celebrate her 95 birthday next week. Luella was born on Nov. 16, 1926, and began teaching in 1944. She taught in one-room school houses in Cedar and St. Clair Counties and finished her teaching career at the El Dorado Springs R-II School. Please

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Revival now in progress

Liberty Missionary Baptist Church in Virgil City has started a revival Nov. 8 at 7 p.m. with their pastor, Bro. Alan Collins, along with Bro. Wade Hicks and Bro. Keith Irvin. We invite all to attend. The church is located at the corner of HH and BB Highways in Virgil City.

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Become a ‘Dementia Friend’ during Zoom workshop

Care Connection for Aging Services is encouraging community members to spend an hour to become Dementia Friends. The Dementia Friends workshop is part of an international effort to make a difference for people with memory loss. The online session, set for 10 am. Nov. 18 on Zoom, and will cover the basics of recognizing dementia

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Square Dance this Friday

On Friday, Nov. 5, Mo-Kan Square Dancers will a host a Red, White and Blue dance with Jay Wright as caller. This will be held in the Home Ec Building/Dining Hall at the Vernon County Fairgrounds, Nevada. Admission is $5 per dancer and all dancers and interested persons are welcome. For more information call the

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Order seedling trees and shrubs

The 2021-2022 Seedling Order Form for the George O. White State Forest Nursery is now available online at mdc.mo.gov/seedlings, or by contacting the State Forest Nursery at 573-674-3229.  Place orders now through April 15, 2022.  You may order online, by mail or by fax.  The Vernon County Extension Office has a limited supply of order

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