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Steckenrider returns as tourism director
Metropolis’ first tourism director has returned. But Trish Steckenrider didn’t go far when she left the Metropolis Area Tourism Commission (MATC) six years ago. In fact, she’s been in the Metropoli...
Dec 01, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Annual Tour of Homes is Sunday
Staff Report Massac County Historical Society Annual Tour of Homes and Open House will be Sunday from 1-4 p.m. On the tour are homes from the 19th and 20th centuries, plus a church and the Elijah P...
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Unit One discusses adding addition on to MES building
Monday night, Massac Unit One board members had more discussions regarding the current Metropolis Primary building and what to do about the building. At last month’s meeting, Unit One Superintenden...
Nov 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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NRC briefs public on Honeywell leak
By Joshua Roberts The Paducah Sun jroberts@paducahsun.com Toward the end of Thursday night’s hour-long public hearing an audience member asked a panel of Nuclear Regulatory Commission representativ...
Nov 25, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Three people pull petitions for coroner, 2016 holiday calendar is approved
With the passing of two ordinaMassac County commissioners Jayson Farmer and Jerel Childers heard Tuesday morning from Massac County Clerk Juanita Wedeking-Newberry that three people have picked up ...
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Thanksgiving service planned for next week
Staff Report The Massac County Ministerial Association is holding a community Thanksgiving service on Tuesday at 7 p.m., at St. Paul Lutheran Church, located on the corner of East Sixth and Ferry s...
Nov 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Carrier retires after 29 years on the same city route
During the hottest days of the summers and the coldest days of the winters, there is one constant in everyone’s daily routine — our mail carriers. Next week on Nov. 27, city carrier Steve May will ...
Nov 18, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fill the Storefronts brings potential business owners to Metropolis
Staff Report The mission last Saturday was to get potential business owners to Metropolis to see the commercial properties that exist in the downtown and uptown areas in hopes that new businesses w...
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Bricks, not the roof, is root of water problem
Though not discussed during Tuesday morning’s commissioners meeting, the county will hold another courthouse committee meeting Monday, Nov. 23 at 1 p.m. for the commissioners to get some closure wi...
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Commissioners set another courthouse committee meeting
Though the date is not set in stone, Massac County commissioners discussed Tuesday morning the possibility of having one more courthouse committee meeting in an effort to have all of the committee ...
Nov 11, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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