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Miller County prepares for resident payback

Other local entities review tax levies

The Miller County Commission and County Clerk Clinton Jenkins held a public hearing Aug. 28 to set the 2016 tax rate.

Stover student wins PBS KIDS Writers Contest

Esteemed judges name 12 winners from across the U.S. in annual writing contest including, Karsten Eckhoff, a first grader from Stover, in the national PBS KIDS Writers Contest.

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Eldon Schools receive National Community Service grant

Grant used to continue PAVE AmeriCorps program

The Eldon R-1 School District continues to enhance the education and health of their students by different programs they have implemented throughout the years, and for the 10th year they have received a grant to continue funding their PAVE AmeriCorps program for the 2015-16 school year.

Columbia College announces Iberia eScholarship recipient

The Columbia College online program recently announced the 51 recipients of the college's eScholarship. The $1,000 awards were presented to students from around the country for 2015-16 academic year.

Osage student participates in Missouri Boys State

A School of the Osage student participated in the American Legion Boys State of Missouri June 13-20 at the University of Central Missouri campus in Warrensburg.

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Eldon Career Center starts new year with new director

The Eldon Career Center starts off the new school year with a new face in the director’s seat after seven years.

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New Laker mascot debuts at home varsity football game Friday

Mascot, announcer tryouts held next week for middle school students

The new Camdenton Laker mascot debuted at the high school football home game, pumping up the crowd, rallying cheerleaders and dance team members who were shooting T-shirts to audience members, and helping raise Laker spirit.

Camdenton Middle School to introduce Laker Girls dance team this fall

On Sept. 2-3, Camdenton Middle School students interested in becoming part of the new Laker Girls dance team can attend a clinic and try out for the inaugural group.

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Lake Area schools off to a good start

The first week of school has gone well for Lake Area schools, according to superintendents of the schools.

Third annual Classic Country Jamboree to benefit SFCC-Lake of the Ozarks

Two entertainers will headline the Genuine Country Music Association’s (GCMA) third annual benefit Classic Country Jamboree at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 11 at The Lodge of Four Seasons in Lake Ozark.

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Eldon SkillsUSA team wins second in nation

Original scores incorrect

Eldon R-1 SkillsUSA Health Knowledge Bowl team recently learned they actual won second place in the nation at the national competition in June, not fifth as originally awarded.

Eldon All-School Reunion to be held Oct. 2-3

An all-school reunion will be held for Eldon R-1 High School graduates in October.

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Eldon FFA shows projects at Miller County Fair

Many members of the Eldon FFA exhibited their projects Miller County Fair, which was held July 21-25. Projects included agriculture mechanics, floriculture, hams and livestock.

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MCR2 welcomes new teachers

The Morgan Country R-2 school district held a New Teacher Academy Aug. 5-6 for all new 2015/16 teachers entering the district.

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Camdenton R-3 Schools welcome new teachers

The Camdenton R-3 School District has announced its new teachers and faculty for the 2015-2016 school year.