(Column ~ 12/26/14)
I recently ran across these words written by an anonymous author:" Press on. Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. ...
New Madrid County honors Hawes in retirement
(Local News ~ 12/26/14)
Clyde Hawes started out working for the New Madrid County Assessors office as a junior assessor, prior to being elected as County Assessor. He was then was elected New Madrid County Presiding Commissioner. What else can Clyde Hawes do? In his opinion, retire! On Monday, New Madrid County elected officials and employees honored Hawes for his many years of service, and for the dedication he has proven to the county...
2015 Firearms Deer and Turkey Seasons
(Outdoors ~ 12/26/14)
Conservation Commission approves 2015 firearms deer, turkey season dates Spring turkey season opens April 20, and the November portion of firearms deer season opens Nov. 14. JEFFERSON CITY--At its regular meeting today in Jefferson City, the Missouri Conservation Commission set dates for the 2015 firearms turkey and deer hunting seasons...
Caruthersville swim team making big waves
(Community Sports ~ 12/26/14)
Just 24 months ago Coach Spence Royer arrived in Caruthersville with a dream to build a successful swimming program. Two years later that dream has come to fruition with the Bootheel Racers Swimming Team. Royer currently has over 50 athletes on the team which consists of both beginner level athletes and top tier swimmers...
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