"God Often Places Blessings in a Specific Place"
(Column ~ 12/09/16)
When God promised a blessing to people, He sometimes appointed a certain place where they must be in order to receive that blessing. Those who trusted God enough to obey Him and be in the appointed place, received the blessing. Those not trusting God or failed to be in the appointed place did not receive the blessing...
Several Portageville football players named to SEMO Conference -- WEST
(High School Sports ~ 12/09/16)
POPLAR BLUFF, Mo. -- The SEMO North Conference swept the two biggest awards during the 71st Annual Poplar Bluff Letter Club Gridiron Banquet at the Black River Coliseum on Wednesday night. Sikeston's Josh Stinnett was honored with the Derland Moore Award as the top defensive player in the conference...
Portageville Elementary School Upcoming Events
(Local News ~ 12/09/16)
December 13th- Elementary Christmas Program in Middle School gym. K-2nd starts at 6:00 PM and 3rd-5th Grade starts at 7:00 PM. A reminder will be sent home this week. December 14th- DEAR Day/Polar Express- All students are allowed to wear pajamas. We encourage all parents to come read to their child's class. The teachers will be sending a sign up sheet home. We will also have a surprise guest on this day!...
Local school board and municipal election filings start December 13
(Local News ~ 12/09/16)
Filings for both municipal and school board elections will begin Tuesday, December 13th. The filing period will run through 4:30 p.m., Jan. 17th. Individuals who are interested in filing for seats on the Portageville City Council may do so with City Clerk Jenny Scherer at City Hall. While the filing process is simple, some forms must be notarized, so appropriate ID cards are required...
Vesper Services at Lilbourn Methodist
(Community News ~ 12/09/16)
Lilbourn United Methodist Church and the 2016 Community Choir will present the 75th annual Christmas Vespers service on Sunday, December 11 at 4 p.m.. This year's program features the cantata Breath of Heaven as well as additional solos and a special number by a men's chorus...
Tickets & tables available for MSHOF Basketball Luncheon
(Community Sports ~ 12/09/16)
Tickets and sponsorship tables remain available for the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame's Basketball Luncheon presented by Mercy, set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14 at the Ramada Plaza Hotel & Oasis Convention Center. The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame will induct four individuals and a team: Missouri native Jerry Armstrong, part of Texas Western's 1966 national championship team and a longtime Missouri high school basketball coach; Malta Bend and Mizzou standout Charlie Henke; Missouri State Lady Bear Jeanette Tendai; Drury University's Nate Quinn; and the 1990 Raytown South High School boys basketball team.. ...
Stories from Friday, December 9, 2016
Browse other days