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Blasts from the Past

July 16, 2003

Mark McNeely, a senior at North Daviess R-3 and the son of Terry and Dena McNeely of Jameson, recently participated in the Conservation Honors Program. He was one of 32 chosen to attend the program through its essay contest.

July 14, 1993

Matt Fischer of Winston finished as the top overall senior competitor at the Missouri Simmental Association South Central Regional Classic held at Fayetteville, Ark. Matt

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Overcoming Devastating Losses After the Flood of 1993

by Kelly (Stitt) Hightree, Jameson

Like everyone that was there during those days we all have memories of the flood. Even to this day I can still see the images in my mind of the first trickles of water coming over the levee, the crowd of people parked in front of my parent’s house, and the sandbagging that was done in an effort to hold the water back.

I remember

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Blasts from the Past

July 9, 2003

The 2003 Daviess County Fair Queen is Amanda Bohannon, daughter of Mike and Linda Bohannon. First runnerup is Lindi Wayne, daughter of Jim and Sharon Wayne.

The Trojanettes 12 and under fast pitch softball team from St. Joseph and surrounding areas has qualified for national tournaments in Orlando, Fla., Oklahoma City, Okla.; Marietta, Ga.; and Broken Arrow, Okla. The team includes Lacey Dixon and Maggie Strange of

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Pattonsburg: A Dear Friend Lost in the Flood of 1993

by Kim Green, Pattonsburg

Waters filled the streets of Old Pattonsburg.

The Great Floods of 1993 marked the end of life as we knew it in Old Pattonsburg. As the muddy waters of the Grand River flowed into the streets, homes, and businesses of our town, nothing seemed to satisfy its hunger until all were consumed.

There are no words to describe the devastation and despair left behind by such

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Blasts from the Past

June 29, 2003

Ben Morrissey and son, Dennis, scored a 66 to win B Flight in the Best Shot Tournament held at the Daviess County Country Club. D Flight winners, with a 71, were Tom Garnett and Don Garnett.

July 5, 1993

Members of the Gallatin Boxing Club who have been enjoying excellent success considering their very recent introduction to the sport are Bill Sloan, Don Eskridge, Joe Grisel, Allen

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Blasts from the Past

June 18, 2003

Billy Kerns and Levi Michener represented Gallatin as members of the Team Missouri Wrestling in the Southern Plains Wrestling Tournament in Topeka, Kan.

Outstanding members recognized at the Future Business Leaders of America banquet at Gallatin High School were freshman Kate Patton, sophomore Stephanie Dowell, junior Whitney Wright and seniors Brook Carder and Amanda Bohannon. The overall outstanding member was Roxi Davitt.

June 16, 1993

Rick Pardun

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Rogers Opens Historical Museum in Jamesport

James Rogers, a lifetime resident of rural Gallatin, has opened a museum above the Mercantile store in downtown Jamesport and will have a grand opening on June 15. His display includes over 500 authentic Native American artifacts, mastodon and mammoth fossils, petrified wood, Lake Superior agates, and other gemstones. Also featured are coins and relics from the ghost town of Carlow.

A large laminated 1837-1937 Daviess County Centennial Edition will

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Blast from the Past

March 5, 2003

Gallatin R-5 grad Rochelle Davitt is in her second season with the NCMC Lady Pirates, who captured the Region 16 basketball title Saturday with an overtime win over the Penn Valley Lady Scouts.

March 3, 1993

Gallatin R-5 students Cindy Critten, Jamie Hunt, David Woodruff, Sonny Painter, Mathew Strasser, Brett Steward, Sara Strasser and Zac Johnson qualified for the 22nd Annual Mathematics Olympiad to be held

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Altamont Remains — But It’s Not the Same

by Susie Walton and Francie Toney

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Susie Walton and Francie Toney

Olivia and Tim Stephens were cook and janitor during the late 40s and early 50s at the Altamont High School. Olivia was a very clean and organized cook. Other cooks during the 50s were Willa Stephens and Mary Lollar.

Some former school board members were Roland McGinnis, Chester Stephens, Herschel Crawford, Rural Macrander and Charles Lollar.

The Rock Island

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