Community egg hunt and breakfast April 13 (3/22/19)Hydro Adventures of Poplar Bluff will be hosting the 2nd Annual FREE Community Egg Hunt Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. This family-friendly event is the perfect way to hop into spring. Activities will include egg hunts, egg races, face painting, crafts and more. While most activities on the day are free, donations benefiting the Boys and Girls Club of $2 and $5 will be requested upon entry to the event...
Red Cross to offer free smoke alarm installations in PB May 5 (3/22/19)The American Red Cross of Missouri and Arkansas is launching its spring Sound the Alarm Mission Campaign, to ‘sound the alarm’ about three critical ways to help save lives through the Red Cross mission: smoke alarm installations, blood donations and volunteer/ financial donations. All eight Red Cross chapters in the two states will participate in similar activities from now through the end of May...
PBHS choir, band students qualify for state festival (3/22/19)Dozens of Poplar Bluff High School band and choir students received exemplary ratings at the Three Rivers MSHSAA District Musical Festival held Saturday, March 9, at the Tinnin Center, earning spots at next month’s state festival in Columbia. Receiving one ratings were choir members Eva Bedell, Molly Berry, Ross Dare, Jayvon Holloway and Allison Knowlton for their vocal solos; Isaac Reid, Jayvon Holloway, Jacob Joseph, Michael Joseph, Michael Thom and Michael Allen Ward Jr. ...
TCC partners with Scouts to explore trades (3/22/19)The Boy Scouts of America has partnered with the school district to provide students a hands-on opportunity to explore programs offered at the Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center that they may later be interested in pursuing. “Students, along with their parents, explore local careers and learn about the educational opportunities we have to offer,” explained Charles Kinsey, TCC director. “We plan to work through every program, which is 11 in total.”...
Neelyville R-IV Board approves bus purchase, food service contract (3/21/19)NEELYVILLE — The purchase of a new bus and the food service contract for the upcoming school year were approved Thursday night by the Neelyville R-IV Board of Education. The district, Superintendent Brad Hagood said, received three bids for the purchase of a new 77-passenger bus...
- Poplar Bluff golf to honor Tom Hoover, Bud Fritz this season (3/22/19)The Poplar Bluff golf team is young this year, and it starts from the top. Freshman Alex Wiseman enters the season as the team’s No. 1 ranked player and tops a varsity team with only one senior on it. “We’re really, really young and it will be a fun year to see if we can get them better each day. ...
- Three Rivers women's basketball enjoys team bonding during week in Texas (3/23/19)
- DAR ROUNDUP: East Carter softball stays unbeaten with walk-off in eighth inning (3/23/19)
- Poplar Bluff golf to honor Tom Hoover, Bud Fritz this season (3/22/19)
- Poplar Bluff track has more than 100 athletes this season (3/22/19)
- STATESMAN ROUNDUP: Doniphan rallies to beat Dexter softball in 8 innings; Dexter tennis places 4th at Cape (3/22/19)
- Bernie baseball trying to find pitching identity with young staff; Portageville's Crafton throws no-hitter (3/22/19)
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Gerald Lynn RainsPOPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — Gerald Lynn Rains, 71, of Piedmont, Mo., died Thursday, March 21 at his home in Piedmont. Visitation will be Sunday from 1 p.m. at Cotrell Funeral Chapel in Poplar Bluff with the funeral following at 3 p.m. Interment will follow at Kearbey cemetery. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Joyce Lynn (Hall) BrennerJoyce Lynn (Hall) Brenner, of Buckeye, Ariz., died unexpectedly Monday, March 18, 2019 in Arizona. A service will be held at Midland Church in Poplar Bluff at 6 p.m. on March 27. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking for donations to be sent to Mac’s Mission Rescue www.iampitbullstrong.com or PO Box 444, Cape Girardeau, MO 63702.
Paul Elmer PiggSILVA, Mo. — Paul Elmer Pigg, 96, of Greenville, Mo., died Wednesday, March 20, 2019 in Poplar Bluff, Mo. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday, March 22 at New Hope General Baptist Church, Silva. The funeral will be at noon Saturday, March 23 at New Hope General Baptist Church. Burial will be in the Greenville Cemetery, Greenville...
Wallace Glen HolmanDEXTER, Mo. — Wallace Glen Holman, son of the late Wallace Holman and Bessie Sweeny Holman, was born on April 5, 1947 in McComb, Ill. and departed this life on March 19, 2019 at his residence in Wappapello, Mo. Mr. Holman was a truck driver and a resident of Wappapello...
Jerry T. CarlPOPLAR BLUFF, Mo. — Jerry T. Carl, 72, of Poplar Bluff, Mo., died Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff. The family is planning a memorial service for a later date.
Notice-HarwellNOTICE OF TRUSTEEʼS SALE For default under the terms of the Deed of Trust executed by Hailey D Harwell, an unmarried individual, dated May 13, 2013, recorded on May 28, 2013 as Document No. 20133082, in Book 1034, Page 2714, Office of the Recorder of Deeds, Butler County, Missouri, the undersigned Successor Trustee will on Monday, April 15, 2019, at 11:00 AM at the West Front Door of the Butler County Courthouse, 100 North Main Street, in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, sell at public vendue to the highest bidder for cash:. ...
Notice - SpenceNOTICE OF TRUSTEEʼS SALE For default under the terms of the Deed of Trust executed by Barbara Spence, an unmarried person, dated February 7, 2017, recorded on February 8, 2017 as Document No. 20170767, in Book 1038, Page 685, Office of the Recorder of Deeds, Butler County, Missouri, the undersigned Successor Trustee will on Monday, April 15, 2019, at 11:00 AM at the West Front Door of the Butler County Courthouse, 100 North Main Street, in Poplar Bluff, Missouri, sell at public vendue to the highest bidder for cash:. ...
Notice-BattenIn Re: Shirley C Batten, widow TRUSTEE’S SALE – Under the terms of the Deed of Trust executed by Shirley C Batten, widow dated 05/28/2008, and recorded on 06/03/2008 Book 1029 Page 2933 Document 20083275 in the office of the Recorder of Deeds for Butler County, MISSOURI, the undersigned Successor Trustee, will on 04/12/2019 at 10:00 AM at the West Front Door of the Butler County Courthouse, 100 N Main St. ...
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