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Public is urged to write letters in support of fort
In recent weeks there has been much talk about Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn's decision to close some state sites in southern Illinois. With the annual Fort Massac Encampment just weeks away from being h...
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Fellows retiring after 26 years with the Planet
A familiar face is getting a new position. Betsy Fellows has announced her retirement from the Metropolis Planet. She will be honored with a reception from 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8 at the Planet o...
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Ordinance up for vote at the Sept. 26 meeting
Sunday liquor by the drink?
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Budget billing vote to be held at council meeting
During this summer's harsh temperatures when he should have been paying — and many residents were — $300 on his electric bill, Bob Midnight was enjoying shelling out $180 to $190. Metropolis reside...
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Kiwanis sets Peanut Day for Saturday
Members of the Kiwanis of Metropolis will launch their Peanut Day fund-raising project from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. Members of the Kiwanis and Massac County High School Key Club members will ...
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Amvets fish fry Saturday at Fort Massac
Fort Massac State Park will be the site of the annual Metropolis Amvets Post 132 free fish fry to all veterans and their immediate family members on Saturday. The event will begin at 11 a.m. at the...
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Commissioners agree to pay some 90-day past due bills
The beginning of Tuesday morning's Massac County Commissioner meeting began with a 40-minute closed session with State's Attorney Patrick Windhorst and Massac County Sheriff Ted Holder, who met wit...
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Massac County's final multiplier is announced
Massac County has been issued a final property assessment equalization factor of 1.0196, according to Brian Hamer, director of the Illinois Department of Revenue. The property assessment equalizati...
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Finance Committee to discuss litigation billing
The lack of up-to-date billing from outside council Scott Bergthold was tabled to the Finance Committee for further discussion as the 95-minute Metropolis City Council meeting drew to a close Monda...
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Guardian Family Services presented $500 donation
Steve Miller, president of the Metropolis Kiwanis Club, presented a check for $500 to Rita Gower, program director of Guardian Family Services, at its meeting on Sept. 6. Guardian Family Services i...
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