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VFW offers transportation

Frank Frazier VFW Post 2172 will be offering transportation to and from medical appointments for veterans and their immediate family members.

For information and scheduling contact Carl Carder at 660-334-0857.

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Jail meeting May 27

The Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail Board will hold a meeting at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 27, at the training trailer at Pattonsburg. Old business will cover Securus, phone and internet service, DeKalb County court security, and sewer issues. New business will cover the new assistant administrator, Greg Dowell of Lathrop.

Closed session will be held.

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Old sign from the age of Model Ts

web_highway sign shared_photoJason McReynolds of South Kansas City found this metal Highway 6 road sign about this time last year using a metal detector in a field off of Highway 6. It was on the right side at the intersection to Hwy. 190, which leads to Crowder Park. The sign is about 18 inches wide and 12 inches high. It was discovered under about four inches of dirt. The metal is in

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Katherine Gaines named to Dean’s List

Katherine Gaines, a senior from Breckenridge, has been named to the Dean’s List at William Woods University for academic accomplishments during the 2016 spring term.

To be named to the Dean’s List, a student must be full-time and have achieved a minimum 3.6 semester and cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

William Woods University is an independent, professions-oriented, liberal arts-based institution serving the educational needs of both men

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Register for Girl Scouts

Girl Scouts of Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas is currently holding their Spring registration for new and returning girls. Girls can register as Girl Scouts at any time throughout the year but those who register prior to June 30, 2016, will receive an exclusive “I Can’t Wait To …” patch.

Register online at gsksmo.org/join or contact Destiny Michael at 816-701-9385 or [email protected]

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2 new books to Tree Climbers

Thursday afternoon five members of the Tree Climbers gathered for a meeting. The club now has two new books of family information. A book on the Bland family was donated by Fran Albert. A 50th anniversary book of Pattonsburg High School Class of 1958 was donated by Dennis Ladd.

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Isaac Mattis receives honors at William Jewell

Isaac J. Mattis of Gallatin received the Frank H. Fristoe Scholarship for achievement in chemistry at the Celebration of Honors held Friday, April 22, on the William Jewell College campus in Liberty.
William Jewell College, located in Liberty, is the only national liberal arts college in the Kansas City region. This year William Jewell has been named an Apple Distinguished School and also was recognized among America’s best colleges by

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Gallatin R-5 accepts bid for parking lot

The asphalt bid for the new middle school parking lot was accepted from Herzog Contracting Corporation as presented at $29,460 during the May 17 meeting of the Gallatin R-5 Board of Education.

The resignation of Julie Critten at the end of this school year was accepted.

Nicole Gann was offered a custodian position effective June 1.

Karen Young was offered a secretary position and Jennifer Youtsey was offered a preschool

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Sheriff participates in Drive Sober campaign

The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office participated in Missouri’s May 2016 Youth Alcohol Enforcement Crackdown, “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over,” which ran from May 5-16. Sheriff Ben Becerra calls it a great success.

The Sheriff’s Office reported one driving while intoxicated arrest, two drug arrests, two warrant arrests and one no valid license, as well as six felony arrests of miscellaneous crimes. There were 13 speed violations, three no insurance

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