Community

Blood Drive at Kent

Kent Memorial Lutheran Church and Community Blood Center of the Ozarks are hosting their annual blood drive 1 to 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22 at Kent Memorial Lutheran Church, Lake Road 5-35, in Sunrise Beach. A free Chiefs Kingdom T-shirt is available for each donor. All blood types are needed to support current demand.

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Lake Regional receives award stroke quality achievement award

For the sixth consecutive year, Lake Regional Health System has received the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association’s Get With The Guidelines® Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award. The award recognizes the hospital for consistently following the latest scientific guidelines for treating stroke patients. “Lake Regional is honored to be recognized by the American Heart Association

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Lake Regional gastroenterology team welcomes Krista Jones

Lake Regional Health System announces Krista Jones, PA-C, has joined Lake Regional Gastroenterology. She will provide specialized treatment of conditions that affect organs such as the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts, and liver. “I love helping to improve the quality of life for my patients,” Jones said. “I love

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Grow and Glow Garden Club visits Centralia

Members of the Grow and Glow Garden Club visited the Centralia Historic Society house Tuesday, Sept. 28 in Centralia. On the excursion were, front from left, JoAnn Collier, Linda Reid, Charleen Meyer, Gay Nau, Linda Dahl, Barbara Harrison, back from left, Cynthia Brodersen, Dorothy Collett, Micki Williams, and Ruth Burlingame. (submitted photo) The Grow and

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Mamma Mia! On Stage at Royal

Donna (Jennifer Rauscher) and her two friends, Rosie and Tanya (Stephanie Steinmeyer and Tina Holsten) sing “Money, Money, Money!” (above) during the 2021 Apple Festival performance of Mamma Mia! at the Royal Theatre in Versailles. Playing the scene, from left, are Maya MacLean, Stephanie Steinmeyer, Jennifer Rauscher, and Tina Holsten. Kelsie Byars, Sophie Steinmeyer, Abigail

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Croce Kelly in Missouri Writers Hall of Fame

Journalist and Route 66 historian Susan Croce Kelly was inducted Thursday, Sept. 30 into the Missouri Writers Hall of Fame during a special online edition of the organization’s annual Quill Gala. The award was presented during a virtual ceremony that featured a live round-table discussion with Kelly. Kelly is the prize-winning author of two important

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