Portageville Needs More Noises
(Editorial ~ 06/06/14)
That's right! Portageville needs more noise. A detailed discussion dealing with the needs of Portageville would be long and drawn out, but to state that "Portageville needs more noise" would cover the subject generally, but adequately. The type of noise Portageville needs is quite obvious. ...
A Second Grade Lesson
(Column ~ 06/06/14)
A teacher gave her class of second graders a lesson on the magnet and what it does. The next day in a written test, she included this question intended as a follow up on the previous day's lesson: "My full name has six letters. The first one is M. I am strong and attractive. I pick up things. What am I?" When the test papers were turned in, the teacher was astonished to find that almost 50 percent of the students answered the question with the word "Mother."...
Three NMCC Seniors are honored as KFVS12's Heartland's Best
(Local News ~ 06/06/14)
(Cape Girardeau) KFVS12 proudly honored nearly 100 of the Heartland's Best Saturday May 31st at a banquet ceremony and recording of area high school valedictorians. Among those honored were Daniel Manley, Audra Lane Porter, and Mary Clara Hayes representing New Madrid County Central High School. The ceremony was held in the University Center Ballroom on the campus of Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau...
MDC offers tips for avoiding tick-borne illnesses
(Outdoors ~ 06/06/14)
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Summertime is hunting, fishing, camping, and hiking time. It also is tick time, and the Missouri Department of Conservation reminds those visiting conservation areas to take time to prevent tick bites. Ticks can transmit diseases, including ehrlichiosis, tularemia, anaplasmosis, Lyme disease, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, and Southern tick-associated rash illness (STARI). ...
Get hooked with MDC Free Fishing Days this weekend!
(Outdoors ~ 06/06/14)
Get hooked on fishing with our Free Fishing Days June 7 and 8 when anyone can fish in the Show-Me State without having to buy a fishing permit, trout stamp, or trout park daily tag. Normal regulations remain in effect, such as limits on size and numbers of fish anglers can keep. ...
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