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2014 Tax Sale Notice

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Winston Board Looks to Head Off Four-Wheeler Problems

The Village of Winston Board of Trustees discussed how four-wheelers being recklessly driven has become a serious and dangerous problem in their town.

“The problem with four-wheelers is ongoing, with adults, teens, and young children involved,” according to board member Jerry Lusk. “Some are responsible drivers, but unfortunately many drive without reasonable care.”

He said problem drivers ignore stop signs, fail to pay attention, encroach on public property such as

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Church News

Submitted news from area church services that were conducted Sunday, July 13, 2014:

Olive Baptist

Brother David’s Sunday morning message was “Our All-Knowing, Everlasting God” from Isaiah 40. Sarah Ishmael’s children’s message was “Your Roots” from Colossians 2. During Sunday evening Bible study, we continued our End Times series. We will hold a time of prayer and fellowship at 9:15 am on Sunday. It will also be Youth Sunday.

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Fire District’s Ladder Truck Donations Climb

The Gallatin Fire Protection District raised the amount of donations received for the purchase of a used ladder truck to $14,902 after the Gallatin Theatre League contributed proceeds from their Thursday night performance of “A Musical Revue.”

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The great crash

by Freida Marie Crump

PooseyDigest_WPGreetings from Poosey.

We were thrown into crisis mode. I had never seen my friends in such a panic. No fire, earthquake or flood could have affected our region so drastically, and the effects of the catastrophe still linger today in frayed nerves and irregular heartbeats. Last week the AT&T cell phone network went down and the world of some folks came to a crashing halt.

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DAVIESS COUNTY TAX SALE NOTICE 2014

I, Reta Rains, Collector of Revenue within and for Daviess County, Missouri, hereby give notice as provided in Chapter 140 of the Revised Statutes of Missouri that I shall offer for sale the hereinafter described lots and lands for delinquent taxes on real estate at the south door of the courthouse on the fourth Monday, the 25th  day of August, 2014, in Gallatin, Missouri, commencing at 10 a.m. on

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Are We Doomed to Polarization?

by Lee H. Hamilton

We Americans are trapped in a political dilemma. We all like representative democracy, but we don’t much like the way it’s performing.

The reason for this dissatisfaction is clear. Polls in recent years detail a polarized nation, divided both ideologically and politically. This is, as the Pew Research Center put it recently, “a defining feature of politics today.” In the public’s eye, Washington gets most of

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Franklin Keith Cummings 1918-2014

Franklin Keith Cummings, 95, of Blue Springs, passed away July 12, 2014, at St. Mary’s Manor, Blue Springs. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, July 17th at Royer-Hays Funeral Home, Blue Springs. The family will receive friends from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the funeral home. Graveside services will be at 3:00 p.m. in Old Scotland Church of Christ Cemetery, Jameson. Contributions may be made to

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Weigand Serves as Band Camp Counselor

Denise Weigand, a CMU sophomore from Weatherby, served as a camp counselor along with 13 other CMU music students or recent graduates at the Central Methodist University 2014 Band Camp.

Band Camp 2014 at CMU drew a record 90 campers from across Missouri and from Illinois, according to CMU Prof. Skip Vandelicht, camp director.

The participating musicians, all of them entering either high school or junior high this coming academic

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Capital Report: Missouri’s Water Infrastructure

by State Sen. Brad Lager

Of all the utility services provided, water is consistently ranked as the most important. It is one of our most basic necessities and is part of almost everything we do, from growing our food to the manufacturing of products. Simply put, an area without reliable and affordable water is endangering its citizens and hindering its economic growth.

For decades, most of Missouri has been afforded

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