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City Clerk’s office accepting credit cards
Paying utility bills, parking tickets and animal control violations has gotten a little easier as the Metropolis City Clerk’s Office is now accepting credit cards. The payment option of MasterCard ...
Dec 17, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community meal being held today
The Metropolis Super Community Holiday Meal is being held today, Wednesday, Dec. 17, from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m. at the Metropolis Community Center, located at 900 W. 10th St. The menu consists of tu...
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VFW disbands, Amvets Post in danger of closing
Metropolis’ Amvets Post 132 is “treading water,” according to Betty Jo Short, adjutant, the post is at the mercy of Springfield, which established the bylaws. She said right now, there are about 90...
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Rotary exchange student brings a little bit of Thailand to Massac County
Puttita Tangjai may be from Thailand, but she has become a part of the Coakley family and proved to be just like any other 16-year-old girl. Price and Rachel Coakley have four daughters ages 8, 12,...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Woman killed after collision with semi trailer
Press Release A Paducah woman is dead following an accident that occurred Friday at 5:16 p.m. at the intersection of U.S. 45 and the Interstate 24 exit 37 eastbound entrance ramp. According to the ...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Community Holiday Dinner is returning
For some 20 years, community members came together to feed and fellowship with their fellow residents through an event called the Outreach Community Holiday Dinner. Begun as an outreach of the Fait...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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Retired educator takes an enlightening trip to Iran
As an educator for 34 years, Lynn Lech’s life intercepted children from a variety of backgrounds. Lech taught third grade at Brookport Elementary School for 17 years before becoming a principal of ...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pre-K screenings are next week
After an absence of three full years, Massac Unit One School District will launch a new Pre-K program in January, and Unit One employee Jo Ellyn Davis is excited, and said it is something the child...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
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Charity projects in need of help
Several local organizations are working to make Christmas better for local children, but they need the community’s help. Gifts are given anonymously, so the names of the donors and the recipients a...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
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Groceries for Good is Saturday
Staff Report The holiday season is approaching quickly and while many people will enjoy a wholesome meal, there are those families who struggle to put food on the table. They often turn to local fo...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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