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City puts hat in the ring for new industry
An industry has put its feelers out and the City of Metropolis is one of two southern Illinois locations on its radar. In a 6-1 vote during Monday’s Metropolis City Council meeting, members approve...
Mar 14, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Metropolis Super Con this weekend
Metropolis Super Con is a show featureing a film festival with celebrities, films, vendors, costume parties, a vendor hall to buy all of new and collectible items. Authors, podcasters and anything ...
Mar 07, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Worthen reflects on 27 years with the police department
With the close of business on Friday, Metropolis Police Chief Mike Worthen will officially close the books on a chapter of his life that's allowed him to see a number of changes in his hometown. "I...
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Storms affect the area, disaster relief fundraisers planned
Storms seemed to invade much of southern Illinois last week as an EF2 tornado grazed Massac County around 6:30 a.m. Wednesday as it had left a trail of damage through western Kentucky before crossi...
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Study of Interstate North TIF area available to public
As the City of Metropolis continues to work on its TIF (Tax Increment Financing) districts, the city council approved four separate motions regarding the area designated as Interstate North. The vo...
Feb 29, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
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Unit One board hears details about financial projection
Massac Unit One school board members got a glimpse of the district's financial future for the next five years during a presentation given by Greg Kubitz, senior financial advisor for PMA Financial ...
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Insurance, FMLA topics for county
Massac County commissioners meeting, County Treasurer Floyd Sullivan distributed the county's general fund balance to the board members. The balance this week, he noted, is at $73,670. Sullivan sai...
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Sheriff’s office launches current inmate information
Massac County Sheriff’s Department went through technological changes in January, with the launch of the department’s website: www.massacsheriffsdept.com. As of Monday, Massac County Sherriff’s Dep...
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Towler’s next court date is Feb. 28
Former Massac Memorial Gardens owner Gary Towler will be back in Massac Circuit Court Tuesday, Feb. 28 at 9 a.m. According to Massac County State's Attorney Patrick Windhorst, at that date Massac C...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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City recognizes Davis for delivery beyond the call of duty
Metropolis Police Officer Tim Davis says that when he and other police officers are dispatched to a call, they never really know what they are going to get until they arrive on the scene. An exampl...
Feb 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
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