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Shelbina Villa
  I hope that everyone is getting used to the time change.  It takes a few days t adjust. The nights are longer and I have the hardest time with that. A few cold days have...
Shelbina Villa by Connie Branstetter
  It was wild and crazy week with Halloween going on.   We hope no one got too scared or tricked.    On Sunday, our church services were held by Mt. Pisgah Mennonite...
Martha Ellen Meyers-Harris Part 1
(The following is part of a program I gave as a portrayal of Martha Ellen Meyers. The events are true and were recorded in her diary. I will start...


Farmer's Wife
Verna Buck enjoyed lunch with Mike and Joyce Buck in La Plata Saturday, September 15.Brad Buck and Katie Parrish were married September 9, 2017 at...


And the Bible Says...
Kingdom is the Church Welcome back Readers! Recently I’ve heard some talk about the Kingdom of God being a future event. I know there are TV...


BITS FROM BUCKLIN
WHO IS HE?             This young man drives from his home in Rothville to Bucklin 6 days a week to provide a useful service for us.  Meet Alex Watson, Postal Support...
Bucklin Bits
CITY COUNCIL MINUTES                 The Bucklin City Council met on May 10th, with the following persons present: Mayor Doug Anders, council persons, Kim Harrison,...
SHELBINA VILLA-CONNIE BRANSTETTER
  By now everyone has probably grown web feet or frog legs to get around in with all the rain we have had. It was sad for the weddings and proms going on, but I'm sure they...
Michelle Woodward Leisure Activities Rife With Loud Noise
May Is Better Hearing & Speech Month; Northern Missouri-Based Audiologist Offers Simple Steps To Protect Your Hearing for a...


And the Bible Says... 2 Gospels???
Friends, as I told you last week, we’re going to research Galatians 1. In the first five verses, we find the greeting from Paul to the churches in Galatia. These were not...
TOPS
TOPS MO877 La Plata met Tuesday, February 14 at 6 pm in the La Plata Christian Church Hall with six members weighing in. Janet led the meeting. Our TOPS and KOPS pledges...
Clarence Chronicles
February 20, 2017 Now this is the kind of winter I like. The past week has been wonderful. I this being 72 on any winter day. I like this winter. Last Tuesday night my...
3 Strategies For Living A Life-That Makes A Difference In 2017
It’s common for people to think about putting their mark on the world and leaving it a better place than when they arrived. But in many cases...


Villa News
Saturday morning Marna Hightower, Glenn Wallace, Magel Jones, Janella Worland, Marie Dodson, Shirley Williams, Joyce Greenwell, Kaylie Tillett and I had a great time...
How To Discover The Princes, Paupers And Horse Thieves In Your...
Genealogy websites that help people trace their family histories love to focus on fortunate souls descended from royalty, or related in some...