LOUISIANA – A little more than a month out, the details of Louisiana’s premier annual event is settling into place.
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LOUISIANA – As of Monday evening, around 20 artists are signed up to paint Louisiana and its environs this weekend as part of Golden Hills of Louisiana Plein Air, the town’s annual open-air art event.
PERRY, MO. – Come set sail with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Mark Twain Lake Sailing Association for a day of pirate fun on Saturday Sept. 21, 2019 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the M.W. Boudreaux Memorial Visitor Center on Mark Twain Lake.
Members of the Louisiana Garden Club awarded the Yard of the Month to Jack and Trina Sims for the month of August. Jack and Trina have maintained their beautiful yard at 2300 Georgia Street during the midst of all of the Georgia Street corridor construction. Jack and Trina enjoy sitting on t…
CLARKSVILLE – In “Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day” the denizens of the Hundred Acre Woods faced a problem the residents of eastern Pike County could sympathize with this spring: inexorably rising waters.
CLARKSVILLE – Friends of the Clarksville library gathered Sunday for an early celebration of the country’s birthday and of the library’s dedication 109 years ago.
CLARKSVILLE – Officers of the Clarksville Memorial VFW Post 4610 were honored at the Department of Missouri Convention held from June 6 to June 9 in Springfield, Mo.
All local Vietnam Veterans will be honored on Saturday, March 30 with a recognition program and lunch at First Presbyterian Church in Louisiana. Reservations are not necessary. Pike County Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution, is hosting the event for the veterans and their spouses,…
More than 30 vendors will be featured during the first Spring Fling Shopping Spree hosted by the not-for-profit North East Community Action Corporation (NECAC).
The Frankford Rural Fire Department will be hosting its fifth annual Quarter Madness fund raiser on April 5th. This event promises to follow previous quarter madness events that have been held in the surrounding areas.
Missouri’s oldest Eagle Days event took place this past weekend in Clarksville as area onlookers had the chance to observe and learn about eagles during a variety of activities.
A Diamond Tour trip is being planned for Washington D.C. on Thursday June 6 through Wednesday June 12, the tour includes 10 meals, six breakfast, and four dinner, lodging and motorcoach transportation.
Saturday, Jan. 19, LHS Alumni and Friends Association will hold their next planning committee meeting at 9:30 a.m. at the State Farm Insurance office located at Main and Georgia Streets. Anyone who attended school in Louisiana, administrators or staff or anyone just interested in our schools…
Bowling Green, Mo. – University of Missouri Extension will reach out to local communities to help farm families, individuals and businesses with succession, estate and retirement planning.
The Northeast Elks District Hoop Shoot contest will be held on Saturday, Jan. 5, in the Louisiana High School gymnasium. The first place winners from all 10 Elks Lodges in the Northeast District will be competing for the chance to advance to the State Contest.
Editor’s Note: In the Dec. 19 issue, the Louisiana Press-Journal printed what was currently happening with the changes the Louisiana Dispatch was undergoing.
Officials with the Raintree Arts Council recently announced the line-up for the 2019 theatre season at the Apple Shed in Clarksville. Among the shows to be performed this year are: “Little Shop of Horrors,” “Death of a Salesman,” “Winnie the Pooh,” and “The Handbag Lady.”
Pictured are the Lesters, of St. Louis, often called “St. Louis’ First Family of Gospel Music.” They have been performing for four generations, with a signature sound of inspired arrangements and vocal artistry. Pictured from left is Brian Lester, his daughter-in-law Bailee Lester, and his s…
A group of children crowd around Santa Claus during the 2017 Holly Jolly Festival in Bowling Green. This year, Santa will return to the downtown area.
The Louisiana Area Historical Museum’s annual fall banquet will celebrate “Louisiana’s Roaring Twenties” on Thursday evening, November 8, at the American Legion Post 370, located on Kelly Lane. Admission is by ticket only, which can be purchased for $30 from any museum board member or by cal…