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Prince of Peace to ordain Steven Pierce

By the Grace of God and with the consent of the people the Right Reverend Rebecca L. Pierce, Bishop of the Convergent Christian Communion, will ordain Steven Pierce to the Sacred Order of Presbyters in Christ’s One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic Church. The blessed event will take place at 1 p.m. Friday Sept. 2, at

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MDC program in to focus on plants that attract pollinators

Butterfly milkweed (pictured above) is a plant that attracts pollinators and is one of the plants people can get information about at a Sept. 1 Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) program at MDC’s Shoal Creek Creek Conservation Education Center in Joplin. Sept. 1 event will have tips on establishing large and small pollinator plots. Pollinating

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ElDo HS Football, Jamboree report

The El Dorado Springs Bulldogs participated in the Sarcoxie jamboree on Friday, Aug. 19. In the jamboree, the Bulldogs went against Sarcoxie, Pierce City and Aurora. The team competed and improved throughout the jamboree and finished strong, playing their best against the last team they faced, Aurora. They made it through the night healthy and

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Three St. Clair Co. routes scheduled for resurfacing week of Aug. 15

St. Clair County – Drivers can expect road closures and traffic delays on three routes in St. Clair County while MoDOT crews resurface them the week of August 15, the Missouri Department of Transportation said. These are the routes impacted: August 15-16 – St. Clair County Route CC between Missouri Route 13 and Northeast County

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Concord Annual Homecoming Services

Concord Missionary Baptist Church established in 1871, will hold their annual Homecoming Service on Sunday, Aug. 28. Sunday School will begin at 10 a.m. and our pastor, Brother Howard Hamilton. will bring the morning message. There will a basket lunch served on grounds, around the noon hour. Afternoon service will begin at approximately 2 p.m.

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Five Loaves to meet Aug. 23

Dederick Christian Church’s Five Loaves will be held at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 23 p.m. The theme of the evening is “Busy Schedule Meals” which will feature meals for the new school year, or for anyone who has a busy life. Five Loaves is meant to be educational as well as offer great food. Join

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Journaling through Time class set at Current River State Park

Are you interested in learning about nature journaling and how some aspects have stayed the same while others have changed over time? If so, this class is for you. Join park team members from 10 a.m. to noon Monday, Aug. 15 at Current River State Park. This class will introduce you to the wonders of

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Dutch oven cooking demonstration planned at Stockton State Park

Just because you’re camping and cooking over a fire, doesn’t mean you have to eat just hotdogs and s’mores. Join team members from Stockton State Park from 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 20 as they demonstrate recipes made for Dutch oven cooking. Dutch oven cooking can easily become a favorite way to cook over

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Learn about secrets of snakes with MDC Wild Webcast Aug 17

Register in advance at short.mdc.mo.gov/4Tx then join live at noon on Aug. 17. The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) invites you to join its upcoming Wild Webcast, “Secrets of Snakes: Research Revealed about Copperheads,” on Wednesday, Aug. 17, from noon to 1 p.m. Register in advance at short.mdc.mo.gov/4Tx and then join the online webcast live

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