Metropolis Planet
City learns 12th Street is on federal project list
The Metropolis City Council took action on a number of items. Tune into Comcast channel 11 this Thursday at 6:30 p.m. to see the meeting on television.
May 16, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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Metropolis Fire Department receives grant money
The Metropolis Fire Department has received a $3000 fire prevention grant from FM Global, one of the largest commercial property insurers. FM Global representative Ronald E. Zeh Jr., assistant vice...
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Glover, Christopher appearing at 34th annual Superman Celebration
Each year in Metropolis, the second weekend in June is devoted to the legendary character that stands for “Truth, Justice and the American Way." Even as the celebration is centered around Superman,...
May 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 12 12 recommendations | email to a friend
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State education officials propose changes to bus transportation
Illinois education officials are working on a potential overhaul of the school bus laws, which are in place to help local districts deal with the loss in state funding. "We're in the process of dra...
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Stewart sentenced to 90 years in DOC
Charles W. Stewart, of Metropolis, was sentenced Monday to 90 years in the Illinois Department of Corrections for home invasion and three counts of aggravated criminal sexual assault. Stewart was f...
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The Planet seeks nominations for Lois Lane Award
It has become tradition every year at the opening ceremonies of the celebration for the Metropolis Planet to recognize one outstanding woman for her contributions to the community. That is why the ...
May 10, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 15 15 recommendations | email to a friend
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Fourteen scholarships awarded at ceremony
Awards and scholarships were tangible congratulations for hard work during the school year at the 27th annual Massac County Academic Awards Ceremony. Students, parents, faculty and staff from Massa...
May 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 13 13 recommendations | email to a friend
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National Day of Prayer will be held Thursday
The 61st annual National Day of Prayer will be observed Thursday in Massac County. Individuals will gather from 12:20-12:40 p.m. on the courthouse lawn in Metropolis, at Brookport City Hall and at ...
May 02, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
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Former teacher accused of abuse
Massac Unit One School District faces litigation in U.S. District Court in Benton following a lawsuit filed on March 27 by a woman who alleges a former Unit One teacher molested her when she was a ...
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Administrative Professionnal winner: Betty Rogers!
Each year it has become tradition at the Metropolis Planet to draw a winner for the Planet's Administrative Professionals prize package. This year's winner is Betty Rogers, administrative professio...
Apr 25, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
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