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New Teachers in Daviess County for 2014-2015

Gallatin R-5

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Gallatin R-5 starts school on Aug. 19 with 10 new staff members. High school teachers are pictured, left to right, front row, Micah Ray (custodian), Courtney Ray and Xandria Obico; back row, Taryn Dustman, Ron Alden and Patrick Treece.

Xandria Obico will be teaching fifth and sixth grade beginning band and 7-12 band/music. She was born in St. Louis and raised in Chilliocthe, where she graduated from high

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Winston Enrollment at 166, Debt Levy Reduced

Total K-12 enrollment on the first day of class year at Winston R-6 was 166 students as compared to 172 students on the first day of class in August of 2013.

During their meeting Aug. 18, the Winston R-6 Board of Education set the district’s operating tax levy at $3.00247 per $100 assessed value and the debt service levy at $0.09 per $100 assessed value for a total tax rate

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New Artistic Venue About Town

CHILLICOTHE, MO — A property at 424 Locust Street (the former Odd Fellows building) has been purchased for use as a venue for the recently organized Cultural Corner Art Guild and Gallery, whose mission is to educate and encourage the community in art development, support culturally-inspired exhibits and programs, and provide opportunities which will cultivate the creative process for all ages. The 5,000 square foot building will offer a new

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Jamesport High School 100 Years Old

Things have changed a mite since then

Tri-County R-7 will hold an open house and tour of the building on Monday, Aug. 18, to celebrate the 100th birthday of the high school building at Jamesport.

The present high school was built in 1914. An auditorium and gymnasium were added in 1939. The vocational building for FFA and FACS or Home Ec classes was erected in 1955.

After the reorganization

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Do You Know This Town?

The following is the first of a series on the history of local towns by Lanita Sconce Smith, Daviess County Genealogical Society President.

The first settler came to this area from Ray County in 1834 and settled about two miles from where the current town now sits. His name was Thomas Auberry, an old pioneer who was a “jack of all trades.” He was a preacher, doctor, farmer, horse-trader, horse

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Parenting Classes Offered at NCMMHC

CHILLICOTHE, MO — The North Central Missouri Mental Health Center is offering classes for parents at their office, 501 Youssef Drive, from 2-4 p.m. a couple of days this month. The dates and topics are as follows: Aug. 12 – Decision Making/Focus on Teenagers; Aug. 19 – Building Relationships in a Blended Family. These classes are free to the public. Call 660-646-4487 for more information.

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Daviess County Schools Take Advantage of Training

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The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office is offering a free-of-charge training course to meet and exceed the requirements of Active Shooter and Intruder Response Training (ASIRT) to Daviess County Schools in August. The course is designed to meet the requirements of Missouri Revised Statute RSMO 170.315, in reference to ASIRT for schools. This statute was signed into law on Aug. 28, 2013, and went into effect on July

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Active Aging Holds Scamboree

The Active Aging Resource Center will hold a Scamboree from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12.

The public is invited to attend the event to get information on how to protect themselves from scam artists looking to steal personal information.

“Have some fun playing games while learning the tricks of trade to make sure you don’t become a victim of fraud,” said Administrator Deanna Lewis.

Speakers will

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Brammer Awarded Two Scholarships

Breanne Brammer of Gallatin has been awarded the Don Heil Government Studies Internship and the Elyzabeth Schell Scholarship from the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources for the 2014-2015 academic year.

“Scholarships enable us to recruit and retain outstanding students to our college,” said Bryan Garton, associate dean of academic programs.

Brammer, a senior majoring in science and agricultural journalism, is the daughter of Dennis and

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