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The Advocate
Think tanks: Louisiana’s future looks murkyfor two terms on the Metro Council. He is the owner of George’s restaurants. T
Think tanks: Louisiana’s future looks murky
The Advocate / Posted 8 minutes ago
for two terms on the Metro Council. He is the owner of George’s restaurants. The meeting will be at Café Américain, 7521 Jefferson Highway, Baton Rouge. The reception begins at 11:45 a.m. The meeting is open to the public. Lunch is $17.50,... Read more
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FOX 2 News St. Louis
Jefferson County man, dog fatally struck by lightningJEFFERSON COUNTY, MO ( KTVI) – A man and his dog were killed on Saturday, June
Jefferson County man, dog fatally struck by lightning
FOX 2 News St. Louis / Posted 19 minutes ago
JEFFERSON COUNTY, MO ( KTVI) – A man and his dog were killed on Saturday, June 25, when they were stuck by lightning. It happened around 4:30pm in the 2000 block of Burley Road in unincorporated Festus as storms were rolling into the area. The... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
The death of JPSO Deputy David Michel Jr.: What we know so farJefferson Parish Sheriff's Deputy David Michel Jr. was shot and killed while on
The death of JPSO Deputy David Michel Jr.: What we know so far
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 23 minutes ago
Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Deputy David Michel Jr. was shot and killed while on patrol on Manhattan Boulevard Wednesday, June 22. Soon after, 19-year-old Jerman Neveaux was in police custody, accused of Michel's murder. Here is everything we know... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Click appeals denial of Missouri unemployment benefitsan employee is not entitled to unemployment benefits when discharged for miscon
Click appeals denial of Missouri unemployment benefits
KOMU Columbia / Posted 25 minutes ago
an employee is not entitled to unemployment benefits when discharged for misconduct." A hearing was held Wednesday in Jefferson City by a referee who takes evidence in appeals after a decision is made on a benefits application. Click's lawyer... Read more
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CBS Baltimore
Primary Odd Couple Pushes to Unite Democratic Partythey knew of each other, the first time they met in person was in October, at t
Primary Odd Couple Pushes to Unite Democratic Party
CBS Baltimore / Posted 31 minutes ago
they knew of each other, the first time they met in person was in October, at the Iowa Democratic Party’s Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, a key stop for presidential candidates. Wearing matching outfits of khakis, blue blazers and... Read more
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Al.com
Gay marriage ruling one year later: Marriage celebrations, Roy Mooreyear ago today, the U.S. Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage in a 5-4 rul
Gay marriage ruling one year later: Marriage celebrations, Roy Moore
Al.com / Posted 34 minutes ago
year ago today, the U.S. Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage in a 5-4 ruling. The LGBT community gathered at the Jefferson County courthouse on this day one year ago to celebrate the decision. Many married that day. "The country is... Read more
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CBS Sports
Kevin Love praises James Jones for being such a great teammateand win back-to-back titles. Now they've found a way to do it in Cleveland with
Kevin Love praises James Jones for being such a great teammate
CBS Sports / Posted 38 minutes ago
and win back-to-back titles. Now they've found a way to do it in Cleveland with LeBron as the leader, but that kind of stuff doesn't happen without strong veterans like Richard Jefferson and James Jones in the locker room keeping everybody... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Video of Singer’s Impromptu Performance of National Anthem at the Lincoln Memorial Goes Viralstrength it makes me even more proud to have served this country because people
Video of Singer’s Impromptu Performance of National Anthem at the Lincoln Memorial Goes Viral
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 56 minutes ago
strength it makes me even more proud to have served this country because people like you make America worth fighting for…so thank you.” Swain works as an assistant principal at Jefferson County Middle/High School, according to her own Facebook p... Read more
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Naples Daily News
County corrections officer arrested for smuggling contrabandto specify what kind of contraband Fryson brought into the jail. The newspaper
County corrections officer arrested for smuggling contraband
Naples Daily News / Posted an hour ago
to specify what kind of contraband Fryson brought into the jail. The newspaper reports that Fryson was booked into the Jefferson County jail. No additional information from that jail was available Sunday. Information from: Tallahassee (Fla.)... Read more
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The Daily Comet
'It is going to be devastating': Public schools take hit amid La. budget messfaced with having to come up with dollars for dual enrollment and other popular
'It is going to be devastating': Public schools take hit amid La. budget mess
The Daily Comet / Posted an hour ago
faced with having to come up with dollars for dual enrollment and other popular programs. LeJeune, superintendent of the Jefferson Davis Parish school system in southwest Louisiana, said the state is "squeezing the budgets in a way that is... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Grand Isle's struggles mount with drugs, undersized shrimp, arrests of half its copsminiature Police Department that seems to have run into no end of trouble. Bac
Grand Isle's struggles mount with drugs, undersized shrimp, arrests of half its cops
The Daily Comet / Posted an hour ago
miniature Police Department that seems to have run into no end of trouble. Back in March, the department was raided by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, which suspected some of the local cops were interfering with drug investigations. Cash and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Primary odd couple pushes to unite Democratic partythey knew of each other, the first time they met in person was in October, at t
Primary odd couple pushes to unite Democratic party
The Sacramento Bee / Posted an hour ago
they knew of each other, the first time they met in person was in October, at the Iowa Democratic Party's Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, a key stop for presidential candidates. Wearing matching outfits of khakis, blue blazers and... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
County corrections officer arrested for smuggling contrabandalso is investigating. Hightower declined to specify what kind of contraband F
County corrections officer arrested for smuggling contraband
The Florida Times-Union / Posted an hour ago
also is investigating. Hightower declined to specify what kind of contraband Fryson brought into the jail. The newspaper reports that Fryson was booked into the Jefferson County jail. No additional information from that jail was available S... Read more
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The Advocate
Layoffs, program cuts in mix as Louisiana public schools take ‘devastating’ hit amid budget messfaced with having to come up with dollars for dual enrollment and other popular
Layoffs, program cuts in mix as Louisiana public schools take ‘devastating’ hit amid budget mess
The Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
faced with having to come up with dollars for dual enrollment and other popular programs. LeJeune, superintendent of the Jefferson Davis Parish school system in southwest Louisiana, said the state is “squeezing the budgets in a way that is... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Grand Isle's struggles mount with drugs, undersized shrimp, arrests of half its copsminiature Police Department that seems to have run into no end of trouble. Bac
Grand Isle's struggles mount with drugs, undersized shrimp, arrests of half its cops
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
miniature Police Department that seems to have run into no end of trouble. Back in March, the department was raided by the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office, which suspected some of the local cops were interfering with drug investigations. Cash and... Read more
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The Houma Courier
'It is going to be devastating': Public schools take hit amid La. budget messfaced with having to come up with dollars for dual enrollment and other popular
'It is going to be devastating': Public schools take hit amid La. budget mess
The Houma Courier / Posted 2 hours ago
faced with having to come up with dollars for dual enrollment and other popular programs. LeJeune, superintendent of the Jefferson Davis Parish school system in southwest Louisiana, said the state is "squeezing the budgets in a way that is... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
County corrections officer accused of smuggling contrabandto specify what kind of contraband Fryson brought into the jail. The newspaper
County corrections officer accused of smuggling contraband
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
to specify what kind of contraband Fryson brought into the jail. The newspaper reports that Fryson was booked into the Jefferson County jail. No additional information from that jail was available Sunday. Information from: Tallahassee (Fla.)... Read more
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ABC News
Primary Odd Couple Pushes to Unite Democratic Partythey knew of each other, the first time they met in person was in October, at t
Primary Odd Couple Pushes to Unite Democratic Party
ABC News / Posted 3 hours ago
they knew of each other, the first time they met in person was in October, at the Iowa Democratic Party's Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, a key stop for presidential candidates. Wearing matching outfits of khakis, blue blazers and... Read more
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Business Insider
600 million years ago a massive earthquake almost ripped the country in half — and cities are spending millions because they're worried it's going to happen againfelt over an area 10 times that of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. An alarme
600 million years ago a massive earthquake almost ripped the country in half — and cities are spending millions because they're worried it's going to happen again
Business Insider / Posted 3 hours ago
felt over an area 10 times that of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. An alarmed President James Madison even wrote Thomas Jefferson from DC about the tremors. The shocks occurred on what today is the least understood seismic zone in the United... Read more
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iafrica.com
France punish spiteful PumasPicamoles, 7 Kevin Gourdon, 6 Loann Goujon, 5 Yoann Maestri (captain), 4 Julien
France punish spiteful Pumas
iafrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Picamoles, 7 Kevin Gourdon, 6 Loann Goujon, 5 Yoann Maestri (captain), 4 Julien Ledevedec, 3 Uini Atonio, 2 Rémi Bonfils, 1 Jefferson Poirot. Replacements: Clément Maynadier, 17 Lucas Pointud, 18 Rabah Slimani, 19 Paul Jedrasiak, 20 Kélian... Read more
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give me sport
What will the impact of potential retirements be in the NBA?the loss of Pierce should not be much of a problem. While skilled veterans play
What will the impact of potential retirements be in the NBA?
give me sport / Posted 5 hours ago
the loss of Pierce should not be much of a problem. While skilled veterans play a key role on every contender, like Richard Jefferson on the Cavs, Pierce is hardly irreplaceable, as sad as it is. The Clippers struggle to make deep drives into the... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Special Weather StatementMARYSVILLE...DELAWARE...TROY...PIQUA...TIPP CITY...URBANA... SPRINGFIELD...LOND
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WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 5 hours ago
MARYSVILLE...DELAWARE...TROY...PIQUA...TIPP CITY...URBANA... SPRINGFIELD...LONDON...WEST JEFFERSON...PLAIN CITY...COLUMBUS... NEWARK...EATON...CAMDEN...DAYTON...KETTERING...BEAVERCREEK...... Read more
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examiner.com
Diana Theatre in Tipton, Indiana readies 90th Anniversary Celebrationone and all to join in the 90th Anniversary Celebration of their single-screen
Diana Theatre in Tipton, Indiana readies 90th Anniversary Celebration
examiner.com / Posted 5 hours ago
one and all to join in the 90th Anniversary Celebration of their single-screen movie house the Diana Theatre, 137 East Jefferson Street, Tipton, Indiana, 46072, on Sunday, June 26th and Monday, June 27th. Doors open at 6:15pm and movie time is... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Hood, Reeves could headline 2019 governor's racemaybe it seems too soon to be talking about 2019. But word began to trickle out
Hood, Reeves could headline 2019 governor's race
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 6 hours ago
maybe it seems too soon to be talking about 2019. But word began to trickle out following the Democrats’ annual Jefferson-Jackson-Hamer dinner in May that the attorney general, the last heavyweight Democratic politician in Mississippi,... Read more
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Salon.com
Primary odd couple pushes to unite Democratic partythey knew of each other, the first time they met in person was in October, at t
Primary odd couple pushes to unite Democratic party
Salon.com / Posted 7 hours ago
they knew of each other, the first time they met in person was in October, at the Iowa Democratic Party’s Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, a key stop for presidential candidates. Wearing matching outfits of khakis, blue blazers and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Primary odd couple pushes to unite Democratic partythey knew of each other, the first time they met in person was in October, at t
Primary odd couple pushes to unite Democratic party
Daily Herald / Posted 7 hours ago
they knew of each other, the first time they met in person was in October, at the Iowa Democratic Party's Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, a key stop for presidential candidates. Wearing matching outfits of khakis, blue blazers and... Read more
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The Advocate
Is Gretna really the 'arrest capital' of the nation?core an unconstitutional system. "We in Louisiana fund our criminal justice sy
Is Gretna really the 'arrest capital' of the nation?
The Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
core an unconstitutional system. "We in Louisiana fund our criminal justice system through the people who are prosecuted. Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office gets a portion of everyone who goes through and pleads guilty. That incentivizes arrests,"... Read more
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The Advocate
'It is going to be devastating': Public schools take hit amid budget messfaced with having to come up with dollars for dual enrollment and other popular
'It is going to be devastating': Public schools take hit amid budget mess
The Advocate / Posted 9 hours ago
faced with having to come up with dollars for dual enrollment and other popular programs. LeJeune, superintendent of the Jefferson Davis Parish school system in southwest Louisiana, said the state is “squeezing the budgets in a way that is... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
One year after same-sex marriage ruling, 'joy' for Midland couples, but still freedom to fight forshe said. “I’m blessed to be a part of this time in history.” It’s also a time
One year after same-sex marriage ruling, 'joy' for Midland couples, but still freedom to fight for
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 hours ago
she said. “I’m blessed to be a part of this time in history.” It’s also a time when First Congregational Church, at 403 S. Jefferson Ave. in Saginaw, plans to host what it calls “the first all-inclusive wedding expo” in the Great Lakes Bay Region.... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
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Special Weather Statement
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 9 hours ago
INZ076>079-083-084-089>092-KYZ023>043-045>049-053>057-061>067- 070>078-081-082-262200- ORANGE-WASHINGTON-SCOTT-JEFFERSON-DUBOIS-CRAWFORD-PERRY-HARRISON- FLOYD-CLARK-HANCOCK-BRECKINRIDGE-MEADE-OHIO-GRAYSON-HARDIN-... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio voters unhappy, cynical, poll findsthe project comes from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, with Bliss,
Ohio voters unhappy, cynical, poll finds
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 9 hours ago
the project comes from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, with Bliss, the Akron Beacon Journal and the nonpartisan Jefferson Center public research organization leading the effort. Through an unusual approach to polling by Bliss director... Read more
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Philly.com
'A fire in my belly' - Why Cory Booker is stirring VP talkexplains his insistence on positivity by describing a walk along the National M
'A fire in my belly' - Why Cory Booker is stirring VP talk
Philly.com / Posted 9 hours ago
explains his insistence on positivity by describing a walk along the National Mall, with its tributes to King, Lincoln, and Jefferson. "Are there any monuments built to demagogues? I just don't think so," he says. "We're a nation of hope, of high... Read more
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CBC.ca
In the U.S., same-sex marriage a milestone, not the finish linesays. "In most counties in Kentucky, we don't have legal protections for housin
In the U.S., same-sex marriage a milestone, not the finish line
CBC.ca / Posted 10 hours ago
says. "In most counties in Kentucky, we don't have legal protections for housing or employment." While their district, Jefferson County, has a fairness ordinance to safeguard employees from work discrimination based on sexual orientation or... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
SUNDAY EDITION | Population dips in three Louisville-area counties in decade's first halfcounties in Kentucky helped the 12-county Louisville metropolitan area grow by
SUNDAY EDITION | Population dips in three Louisville-area counties in decade's first half
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 10 hours ago
counties in Kentucky helped the 12-county Louisville metropolitan area grow by more than three percent over that time. Jefferson County, home to nearly 60 percent of the metro area’s 1.3 million residents, grew by about the same rate. But... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Missouri to allow rating systems for preschooland since several other states already have quality rating systems, there will
Missouri to allow rating systems for preschool
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
and since several other states already have quality rating systems, there will be several models for systems to draw from. Jefferson City Public School's award-winning preschool, the Southwest Early Childhood Education Center, may join the quality... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
More than 100 compete in Missouri River Freedom RaceMissouri River, racers were met with cheers Saturday afternoon as they reached
More than 100 compete in Missouri River Freedom Race
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
Missouri River, racers were met with cheers Saturday afternoon as they reached the finish line at the Noren Access in north Jefferson City. The fifth annual Missouri River Freedom Race began at 9 a.m. Saturday at Lamine and ended just before 4 p.m.... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Truman Hotel TIF: What happens next?rejected by a city commission last week, the proposal could still move forward,
Truman Hotel TIF: What happens next?
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 11 hours ago
rejected by a city commission last week, the proposal could still move forward, as long as at least seven members of the Jefferson City Council are on board. The Jefferson City TIF Commission voted 7-1 on Thursday to reject the proposed Tax... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
EU 6: Hurry U.K. exit talksof The Associated Press; by Anthony Faiola of The Washington Post; by Arne Delf
EU 6: Hurry U.K. exit talks
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 hours ago
of The Associated Press; by Anthony Faiola of The Washington Post; by Arne Delfs, Thomas Penny, Patrick Henry, Rodney Jefferson, Ian Wishart, Aoife White, Joe Mayes and Silla Brush of Bloomberg News; and by staff members of Deutsche... Read more
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WLKY Louisville
Police investigate stabbing in southern Jefferson CountyPolice are investigating a stabbing in southern Jefferson County. Authorities
Police investigate stabbing in southern Jefferson County
WLKY Louisville / Posted 12 hours ago
Police are investigating a stabbing in southern Jefferson County. Authorities said it happened just before 10 p.m. Saturday night in the 8800 block of Third Street Road near Olde English Court. They also said a man took himself to the hospital with... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
July 2016at Lackawanna College at North Washington Avenue and Vine Street; July 23, meet
July 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
at Lackawanna College at North Washington Avenue and Vine Street; July 23, meet at Elm Park Church at Linden Street and Jefferson Avenue; July 30, meet at Linden Street and North Washington Avenue, all 11 a.m., free. 570-344-3841 or email... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Panera set for Wednesday reopeningwill end soon. After a week closed for business and several months of construc
Panera set for Wednesday reopening
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
will end soon. After a week closed for business and several months of construction, Panera Bread is set to open in its new Jefferson City location Wednesday. The new restaurant at 2214 Missouri Blvd., on the site of the former Yen Ching, which... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Party City to join Capital Mall partyParty City is the newest national retailer to announce a planned location at Ca
Party City to join Capital Mall party
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
Party City is the newest national retailer to announce a planned location at Capital Mall in Jefferson City. Party City markets itself as a "one-stop shopping destination for party supplies, balloons and costumes," according to the company's... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
New deli plans late July debutDavid Burkemper comes from a family of restaurateurs, and he's no outlier. Whe
New deli plans late July debut
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
David Burkemper comes from a family of restaurateurs, and he's no outlier. When he opens Jefferson's Deli in Jefferson City next month, he'll join brothers and sisters-in-law Steve and Leisa Burkemper, owners of The Old Brick House Deli, and Richard... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Guidelines to remember for July 4 fireworksrockets, roman candles and M-80s — and area law enforcement agencies have alrea
Guidelines to remember for July 4 fireworks
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
rockets, roman candles and M-80s — and area law enforcement agencies have already received fireworks-related calls. The Jefferson City Police Department has responded to 13 so far this year. Between June and August of last year, police response... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
19 area students attend Girls Statehours for the nonprofit organization Science Fair Participant. She is on honor
19 area students attend Girls State
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
hours for the nonprofit organization Science Fair Participant. She is on honor roll and CSD honor roll. Her sponsor is Jefferson City Kiwanis Club. Elizabeth Fife, daughter of William and Brenda Fife, attends Calvary Lutheran High School. Her... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
PATENTS AWARDEDto Darian Ross Schulz of Little Rock; Mark Alan Bugg and Munawar Ahmad, both of
PATENTS AWARDED
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
to Darian Ross Schulz of Little Rock; Mark Alan Bugg and Munawar Ahmad, both of Maumelle; and Michael Rost of Lisle, Ill. Assigned to Molex LLC of Lisle, Ill. Patent D759,787 S. Gas Cylinder Cap Retainer. Issued to Jefferson Shane Molock of Be... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Two finalists square off in Missouri AmateurThe 64-player match play event for the Missouri Amatuer at Jefferson City Count
Two finalists square off in Missouri Amateur
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
The 64-player match play event for the Missouri Amatuer at Jefferson City Country Club is down to two as Sam Migdal and Hunter Parrish will square off at 9 a.m. in today's final. Migdal of Ballwin cruised passed Wayne Fredrick of Springfield in... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Tryouts set for youth baseball clubThe El Jimador Baseball Club will hold tryouts in Jefferson City for its fall a
Tryouts set for youth baseball club
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
The El Jimador Baseball Club will hold tryouts in Jefferson City for its fall and spring team Friday, July 1, on Field 3 at 63 Diamonds. Players must present a birth certificate and not turn 14 before April 1, 2017. There is a fee for playing on... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Green fires ace at Oak HillsJimmy Green shot a hole-in-one Saturday at the Oak Hills Golf Center in Jeffers
Green fires ace at Oak Hills
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
Jimmy Green shot a hole-in-one Saturday at the Oak Hills Golf Center in Jefferson City. Green used a 9-iron to ace No. 9 from 125 yards. It was the first hole-in-one on the revamped hole. Witnessing the shot were Tim Sigmound and Brian Hager.... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Two injured in Cole County wreckTwo Jefferson City residents were injured in a two-car crash in Cole County on
Two injured in Cole County wreck
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
Two Jefferson City residents were injured in a two-car crash in Cole County on Saturday afternoon. According to Missouri Highway Patrol reports, Marvin L. Schulte, 52, of Jefferson City, was stopped on Route C, waiting to make a left turn onto... Read more
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