Julia Light 1930-2018

Julia (Julie) Light, 87 of Montrose passed away Saturday, July 14, 2018 at the Montrose Health Center in Montrose, Iowa. She was born December 10, 1930, the daughter of Isaac and Pauline Carmona Benoun, in Los Angeles, Calif. Julie grew up working in her parent’s grocery store in California, Wells Fargo Bank in San Francisco,

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Roadwork scheduled for July 16-17

Lead Photo:  What was previously the practice football field is now beginning to look like a softball/baseball complex at Southern Boone High School. New turf is going down this week and the projected is slated to be completed in time for the Eagles girls softball team to play in August.  Lead Story: Boone County Road

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Free Mo Child Identification Program (MoCHIP) – July 21st

MoCHIP is a comprehensive child identification program designed to give Missouri families a measure of protection against the ever increasing problem of missing and abducted children. When?     Saturday, July 21st, 2018 from 9am-3pm. Where?   Ashland Masonic Lodge #156, 215 E. Broadway, Ashland, 65010 Create a free personal record to identify you children!

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Employment

• City of Columbia: Airport Safety Officer $18.418 hourly Economic Development department is now accepting applications for Airport Safety Officer. High school diploma or equivalent with a minimum of one year relevant experience. Works under the general supervision of the Airport Safety Supervisor. Responsible for law enforcement and fire/medical services along with airport operations to ensure

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Rent/Lease/Buy

• Office for Lease – 501 C S. Henry Clay (facing Jose Jalapeños), 750 sq ft, 2 large offices, reception area, ADA bath & storage closet. $850/month. Contact Carl Freiling at 573-268-7212. South County Realty at 573-657-4373. • Lake of the Ozarks – Spring Special – Camping Lots: $2,250 – $49 Down – $39 Per

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Garage Sale

Garage Sale Come in out of the heat…Three family “in house” sale. 504 Kater Lane. Thursday, July 12 and Friday July 13 4-8 p.m. and Saturday July 14 8 a.m.-noon. Items include: Puppets & theatre, inside and outside furniture, Christmas misc., craft supplies, toys, baby things, books, clothes, grill, collectibles, golf cart, jewelry, tools, aquaponics

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Show-Me State Games opens next week

Lead Photo:  The final session of a Summer Soccer Academy the Ashland Optimist Club sponsored for Southern Boone youth soccer players included a large number of players. The academy took place two weeknights per week during the month of June. The academy was led by four Southern Boone High School Soccer players: Nolan Baker, Avery

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Kayak clinic at Rocky Fork Lakes Conservation

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will offer an opportunity to learn basics of kayaking from 6 – 8:30 p.m. on July 24. The clinics will take place at Rocky Fork Lakes Conservation Area, 1520 E. Peabody Road, just north of Columbia. Participants will learn basic kayaking safety, techniques, and terminology from trained MDC staff,

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Boone County Fair stays with Sturgeon

It’s July and it’s hot. That means it must be Boone County Fair time. But regardless of heat or summer thunderstorms, young people will disregard the weather as they lead their goats, bucket calfs and show off their prize rabbits at the fair. The 183rd edition of the Boone County Fair will have its one

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SoBoCo adds more to reserve funds

A close look at the budget passed last month by the Southern Boone Schools board of education shows that the district is stuffing its reserve fund with cash – which, Superintendent Chris Felmlee says, is a very good thing – becuase they are going to need to pay some bills. While the budget, passed unanimously

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