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County makes payroll, hears Brookport chief's concern
Although there were concerns last week about whether or not Massac County would be able to make its payroll, at Tuesday morning's commissioners meeting, the board learned from Deputy County Treasur...
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Chamber holds annual banquet
Over 150 members and guests attended the 85th annual meeting of the Metropolis Area Chamber of Commerce held Oct. 23 at Harrah’s Special Events Center. New officers were installed and awards were p...
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Charity projects need help during the Christmas holiday
Several local organizations are working to make Christmas better for local children, but they need community help. Gifts are given anonymously, so the names of the donors and the recipients are not...
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Lower electric bills coming to city in December
Just four months ago as temperatures averaged anywhere from 98 to 110 degrees, or 10 to 15 degrees above July's normal, Mayor Billy McDaniel reminded citizens how difficult choices sometimes show t...
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Rushing appointed treasurer
Even though Floyd Sullivan was not present at the Tuesday Massac County Commissioners meeting, his resignation and the appointment to the position of treasurer were among the main topics of convers...
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County struggles with bills
Massac County commissioners began Tuesday's meeting behind closed doors in closed session to discuss an appointment letter from the Massac County Democratic chairman regarding the vacancy for the p...
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NRC schedules public meeting
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) staff has scheduled a public meeting in Metropolis, on Thursday, Nov. 29 to discuss a confirmatory order issued to Honeywell Metropolis Works and the company...
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Caesars Foundation, Harrah’s helps fight hunger
Caesars Foundation and Harrah’s Metropolis presented Happy Hearts Senior Citizen Center, a local Meals On Wheels affiliate, with a 2013 Dodge cargo van delivery vehicle on Nov. 15 that was purchase...
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Date set for Christmas parade
Plans are being made for the 61st annual Metropolis Christmas Parade, set for 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1. This year’s theme is Christmas Stories. Entries should portray a Christmas movie or book. T...
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Community service is Tuesday
The annual community Thanksgiving service, sponsored by the Massac County Ministerial Association, will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 605 Metropolis St. Rev. John Kiehl,...
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