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Louisiana American Legion Hosts Forum For Presiding Commissioner Candidates

Louisiana American Legion Hosts Forum For Presiding Commissioner Candidates

Burris, Gamm Answer Questions From Media, Public Prior To Election Day PREVIOUS STORY: Louisiana American Legion Post 370 will host a forum for the two candidates in the Pike County presiding commissioner race. The free event is at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23. The legion building is at 420 Kelly Lane. Doors will open at 6 […]

Pike County Commissioners Examine Setting Up 911 Board

Pike County Commissioners Examine Setting Up 911 Board

Commissioners in Pike County Missouri are looking at setting up a 9-1-1 board. The discussions are a first step toward centralizing the emergency service and eventually building one dispatch facility. Right now, the commission is in charge of the service and emergency vehicles are sent out from Bowling Green and Louisiana. A 9-1-1 board would […]

Bowling Green Chamber Takes Zoning Petitions To Board

Bowling Green Chamber Takes Zoning Petitions To Board

Chamber Spokesperson Shares Concerns Over New Proposed Regulations With Board Bowling Green may be putting the brakes on zoning changes. The Chamber of Commerce is seeking the delay after the city’s zoning commission recommended aldermen approve the measures that include stipulations on building color and shrubbery height. The chamber presented petitions at Monday’s board of […]

Duck Race Win Will Help Louisiana Man Further Education

Duck Race Win Will Help Louisiana Man Further Education

Matt Williams just got a little feathery financial aid to further his education. The 20-year-old Louisiana man was the $1,000 top prize winner in Sunday’s 15th annual Original Great Mississippi River Duck Race sponsored by Lions Clubs of Louisiana and Bowling Green. The duck was named “Hot Rod,” and beat out 1,100 other competitors to […]

Pike County Memorial Hospital Prepares For Ebola

Pike County Memorial Hospital Prepares For Ebola

In order to address the recent concerns about Ebola, Pike County Memorial Hospital is assuring that they are prepared should the disease surface in our community. Preparations by the Hospital include a review of hospital protocols to insure they follow all CDC recommendations for an infectious disease. Refresher sessions on the use of personal protective […]

Louisiana Fifth Graders Start ‘Tabs For Anna’ Fundraiser

Louisiana Fifth Graders Start ‘Tabs For Anna’ Fundraiser

By William England & Australia Monjaraz Louisiana Elementary School’s fifth grade class has a special project they are doing for one of their own. Their classmate, Anna Elder, has Spina Bifida and uses a wheelchair because she has been paralyzed from the waist down since birth. The class wanted to give her something fun to […]

Louisiana Colorfest Promises Fun For All At 30th Annual Event On Oct. 18-19

Louisiana Colorfest Promises Fun For All At 30th Annual Event On Oct. 18-19

April M. Fronick • Editor • april@thepeoplestribune.com The 30th Annual Louisiana Country Colorfest is just around the corner and while folks can expect the regular favorites at the festival, there will be new features this year which promises family fun throughout the weekend on Oct. 18-19. Chris Koetters, director of the Louisiana Chamber of Commerce, also […]

Work On Champ Clark Bridge Is Postponed Another Week

Work On Champ Clark Bridge Is Postponed Another Week

Repairs Now Slated To Take Place Oct. 20-24 Due To Projected Weather Due to the weather forecast, MoDOT and its contractor have postponed joint expansion repairs on the Champ Clark Bridge over the Mississippi River on Highway 54 in Louisiana until next week. The bridge will close Monday, Oct. 20 at 6 a.m. and is […]

Former Clopton Grad Now Seeing Patients At PCMH

Former Clopton Grad Now Seeing Patients At PCMH

Another local physician has come home to provide specialized care for patients at Pike County Memorial Hospital (PCMH). Dr. Brooke (Gregory) Colbert started seeing patients on Sept. 2 at PCMH in Louisiana. She grew up in Pike County and graduated from Clopton High School. After high school, Dr. Colbert went on to graduate Cum Laude […]

Champ Clark Bridge Work Delayed Until Oct. 13-17

Champ Clark Bridge Work Delayed Until Oct. 13-17

Repair work on the Champ Clark Bridge at Louisiana has been delayed a week and will now take place Oct. 13-17. Weather permitting, beginning the week of Oct. 13, MoDOT and its contractor will close the Champ Clark Bridge on U.S. 54 over the Mississippi River in Pike County for expansion joint repairs. Chamber of […]

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