Nearly 3,100-acre harbor property poised to bring jobs to region
LOUISIANA—When Jodie Ries and Tiffanie Kurz started their business—Handmade Harvests—last October they had no idea it would grow so quickly. The popularity of their products, which they were selling at vendor events and online, showed them that they also needed a physical footprint in town.
Tabernacle on the mend; community’s spirits soar
BOWLING GREEN—As of Thursday morning, sales of fireworks at the two stands near Bowling Green were a bit slow. Curtis Peak, owner of Peak Fireworks, and McCoy Thompson, operating as TNT Explosives, selling for Powder Monkey Inc. said they had seen slower than usual sales since opening on June 20.
Within the coming week, the Northeast Correctional Center in Bowling Green, Mo., will be conducting its annual emergency exercise. This exercise will involve staff members from NECC and possibly other law enforcement agencies. As a result, you may see an increase of departmental and law enfo…
LOUISIANA—More than 40 people—business owners, elected officials and others—gathered in the Elks Lodge here to talk about how to improve their towns. Most everyone from Louisiana agreed that there were too many empty storefronts in town.
Doors open to a flood of business
BOWLING GREEN—It may have been the hottest day of the week, but that didn’t stop the staff of the Pike County Health Department from setting up a COVID-19 vaccine clinic in the parking area of the Bowling Green Visitors Center on Friday.
Drive thru for your Johnson & Johnson (1 dose) COVID-19 Vaccine THIS FRIDAY! No appointment necessary. PCHD will be at the Convention & Visitors Center Bureau Center Park from 3-6 p.m. FREE! Just bring your insurance cards and ID.
BOWLING GREEN —Nearly two years to the day of receiving Chapter 11 protections, Lakeway Publishers Inc., the parent company of the Bowling Green Times, has emerged from bankruptcy.
LOUISIANA—From guns and ammo to pens and paper, and some bait thrown in on the side, if that’s what you’re looking for, you have Eagle Outfitters, Eagle Business Products, and 54 Guns Pawn and More, as well as The Fishing Shack available just outside of downtown Louisiana on Hwy. 54.
Bowling Green High School recently had two students test positive for COVID-19, which has resulted in many more students being quarantined, the school reported. Out of an abundance of caution, the high school will return to mandatory mask wearing on Monday, April 26.
Today’s Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine will be replaced with the MODERNA COVID-19 Vaccine because the CDC is planning to pause the administration of the J&J. Those with appointments today will receive the MODERNA vaccine if they wish and will return for a second dose on May 11. T…
Aloha Wood Fired Pizza is opening Friday, April 16—menu to be posted Monday or Tuesday. It will be firing up its oven this week for surprise deliveries to various businesses around the Bowling Green square. The Aloha trailer sits behind Ink Therapy and Body Piercing and directly across the s…
The Pike County Health Department will be hosting a Johnson & Johnson (1 dose) COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic on Tuesday, April 13, at the Church of the Nazarene at 807 S. Court Street in Bowling Green from 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. All Missouri residents 18 and over are eligible to receive the vac…
More than a dozen local businesses have teamed up for a daylong sales event here in Bowling Green. The Hoppy Shopping in the Green runs today from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Buying the family farm prompted the move to Missouri
WASHINGTON (AP) — Marking a year of loss and disruption, President Joe Biden on Thursday signed into law the $1.9 trillion relief package that he said will help the U.S. defeat the coronavirus and nurse the economy back to health.
Beginning at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 19, 2021 the Pike County Health Department will be accepting appointments for all upcoming COVID-19 Vaccine clinics online or by calling 573-324-2111.
In his Thursday briefing, Gov. Mike Parson said that because of Missouri’s balanced approach to fighting the pandemic, the state is on the right path.
Elisha and Clay Koenig have been part owners of the Realty Shop on Bus. 61 since 2017. Last month on Jan. 29 they bought out the other half and now are the sole owners of RE/MAX Realty Shop. Elisha said that she and Clay are high school sweethearts from Bowling Green High School. They have t…
Last Thursday, Bibb-Veach Funeral Homes LLC in Bowling Green and Silex received licensure by the Missouri State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors to operate a licensed crematory and is now operating under the name Bibb-Veach Funeral Homes and Crematory LLC after having completed a rou…
Anne’s Anchor to take ownership of house on W. Locust
With more than 1,000 people pre-registered for the COVID-19 vaccine, the Pike County Health Department will be temporarily closing its pre-registration list as of Friday, Feb. 5 at 4:30 p.m. PCHD said it would continue to work down this list to start booking appointments for vaccine clinics…
BOWLING GREEN—The buildings around the city’s square look remarkably similar to when they were first constructed. Business names have changed over the years, but one—the Bowling Green Pharmacy—has been a steady operation in the building on the west side of the square.
The Pike County Health Department said it would be opening up pre-registration for the COVID-19 Vaccine Wednesday, Feb. 3 at 9 a.m.
JEFFERSON CITY—To help maximize vaccinations in the state’s newly announced expanded categories, the Missouri Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Missouri Hospital Association have partnered to connect business and health care professionals to information about the COVID-19 vaccination proc…
Pandemic requires measures to slow the spread of the virus
BOWLING GREEN—Craig Burnett co-owner of Forever Primitives and Luncheonette was working on expanding his business to provide more floor space for dine-in customers when he discovered an old second of wall that had numerous signatures on it.
Downtown business chalet a stepping stone
Local family starts D-Stop Auto & Diesel
- PCHD works to notify people of COVID-19 positive test results
- COVID-19 update regarding governor and first lady
- Bowling Green Bobcats to play tonight, Friday Aug. 28
- Van-Far schools closed for 3 weeks because of positive COVID-19 test
- Rapid antigen tests add to county’s covid numbers
- PCHD confirms 3 COVID-19 cases from Pike County Fair
- City of Bowling Green Parks & Recreation decides to postpone the Rhythm in the Park event
- Pike County Health Department Notified of Public Exposure to COVID-19 at Louisiana restaurant
- Bowling Green School Board approves plan for opening in August
- Louisiana RII Families receive back to school plan
- Clopton school district to initiate new protocols before opening
- State coronavirus relief funds to assist Missouri Sheltered Workshops
- CDC calls on Americans to wear masks to prevent COVID-19 spread
- Governor says plans are to open schools in the fall
- 82 Pike County residents tested at drive-thru event
- Testing for COVID-19: Guard unit set up at the Pike County Fairgrounds
- Drive-through community COVID-19 testing to take place in Pike County
- Individual who attended BGHS graduation developed COVID-19 symptoms
- Pool to open next week: Governor gives the go-ahead
- Flag is to honor local first responders and hospital staff
- Taking the open approach
- Cancer Memorial Park will hold virtual Memorial Day Service
- Pike County works to allay voting safety concerns
- PCHD reports first COVID-19 death
- Kaleo’s memory and spirit live on Community brings the love and support needed most
- Parson announces first phase of ‘Show Me Strong’ plan
- School Board considers graduation, prom plans
- Community spread of COVID-19 in Pike County
- Parson confident state can start opening up in May
- Pike County sees success in slowing the spread of COVID-19
- Louisiana mayor urges people to stay home after spouse of city employee tests positive for COVID-19
- Work underway in Missouri to expand medical capacity
- Gov. Parson orders Missouri schools to remain closed for the remainer of the academic year
- What’s in Pike County’s stay-home order?
- Live updates and resources: second case confirmed in Pike County
- Stay-home order issued by health department
- PCHD to issue stay-at-home order; close non-essential businesses
- Bowling Green City Council strives to slow the spread of COVID-19
- Fraud surrounding COVID-19 is increasing
- Details released on $1200 stimulus payments
- Bowling Green closes city park playgrounds
- Chance encounter gives Clarksville's Bee Naturals a chance to help
- Gov. Parson works to protect Missouri’s citizens and workers impacted by COVID-19
- Ameren suspends disconnections, opens $500,000 relief program
- Help available for area non-profits dealing with COVID-19 crisis
- Utilities help still available during COVID-19 crisis