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Brookport man arrested, for robbery and murder
A Brookport man, Ronald L. Lynn, 36, was arrested at 3:15 a.m. Monday in connection with the robbery and murder of a Paducah woman Sunday afternoon. At 3:30 p.m. Sunday, a passerby noticed a female...
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Harrah’s donates to pantries
During the final push towards the holiday season, many local food pantries are struggling to meet the growing demand of the rising cost of groceries. Harrah's Metropolis recently presented $3700 ea...
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Eight-year-old holding fundraiser for Project Hope
When Chloe Corzine heard the book about a little girl raising money to help a zoo, she was inspired. And before her parents Richard and Cricket Corzine knew anything about it, 8-year-old Chloe had ...
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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County struggling to find money for repairs
For this week's Massac County commissioners' meeting, light rainfall was back, but the leaks in the large courtroom were not. According to Commission Chair Billy Hillebrand, both he and commissione...
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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City flies through agenda
The agenda was light as the Metropolis City Council met Monday night. Aldermen David Daugherty and Richard Corzine were absent from the meeting. The council: • Approved the purchase of equipment an...
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J-MG board light agenda on Nov. 28
The Joppa-Maple Grove Board of Education met for its monthly meeting on Nov. 28. During the business portion of the meeting, the board adopted a consent agenda that included approving the annual di...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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Donations still needed for Amvets toy drive
Ray Vaughn, commander for Metropolis’ Amvets Post 132, is reminding area residents that donations are still needed for the annual Toys for Kids Toy Drive. All toys will stay within the county and w...
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Pruett arrested for the death of infant son
A Massac County Grand Jury indicted John A. Pruett, 35, of Metropolis, on Wednesday for the murder of his 15-month-old son, Jackson Pruett. On April 19, 2010, Jackson had been taken unresponsive to...
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Banquet raises over $15,250
Organizers of the Metropolis’ Rebuilding Together banquet was once again pleased with the turnout and money raised at the 15th annual banquet, held Nov. 19 at Harrah’s Special Event Center. “The ba...
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Local candidates file for March 20 election
Though the New Year has not arrived, the filing deadline for candidates running for election in the Tuesday, March 20 election has come and gone. Monday at 5 p.m. was the deadline for candidates to...
Dec 07, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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