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Author's journey brings her to Metropolis
She's walked the line between Iowa and Nebraska; been to the Fargo, N.D. hometown of New York Yankees right fielder Roger Maris; viewed sunsets in Anchorage, Alaska and the Black Hills of South Dak...
Dec 28, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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What kind of year was 2011 in Massac County?
Readers may remember it best as the year of the flood, but it was a year, like all years, with many accomplishments for the people here, and at the same time some tragedies and problems. To remind ...
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Electric conversion project moving right along
As the Metropolis City Council continues to look for ways to fill a $1.7 million budget shortfall, they were informed of one way it is not going to happen. Prior to giving his report at the council...
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 18 18 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...
Dec 21, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 19 19 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 | 16 16 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...
Dec 14, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
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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 | 19 19 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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