Volunteers aid Children and Family Center

Posted October 17, 2014 at 7:10 pm

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the volunteers at the Children and Family Center of Northwest Missouri, 1220 East Second Street, Maryville, are helping to make a difference to victims of domestic violence.

Linda Steinke, volunteer coordinator said, “Our program would not work without volunteers; they are priceless.” Steinke, who started as a volunteer, remarked on how much the program has grown during the nine years she has been with the Children and Family Center.

The center collaborates with Northwest Missouri State University and normally has three non-paid internships available each semester. To be considered for an internship, a student must first volunteer at the Children and Family Center to make sure that they are a good match.

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    Pickering City Council

    Posted October 17, 2014 at 7:08 pm


    The Pickering City Council invited Nodaway County Sheriff Darren White for a conversation about speeding and stray dogs in the city limits during the October 6 meeting.

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    Burlington Jct. City Council

    Posted October 17, 2014 at 7:08 pm

    Burlington Jct.

    At the October 8 Burlington Jct. City Council meeting, Brad Mather, a local business owner, requested an update on the city’s liability of the his building’s wall soundness. No action was taken.

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    American Legion Post 100 recognizes members’ service

    Posted October 17, 2014 at 7:01 pm

    Members of the Military Honor Guard received recognition. Those who attended the ceremony were: Amos Clampit, Bill Young, Tim Conover, Bob Westfall, Kevin Stark, Gene Spire, Ronnie Van Fosson, John Zech, Bob Robertson, Dale Mathis and Jerry Colffelt.

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    SN presents Diversity Week

    Posted October 14, 2014 at 6:18 pm

     The Greater Southern Nodaway County Community Foundation (GSNCCF) will present the third annual Week of Diversity at South Nodaway R-IV school in Barnard, October 20-24.

    The presentations are open to the public and area schools

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