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D.A.R.E. graduates

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D.A.R.E. graduates

Republican-Clipper photo– D.A.R.E. graduates: Josh Eckerson presented D.A.R.E. awards to South Harrison Middle School students Tuesday evening, March 28th.

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Betty Hagan Johnson, 1931-2017

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ELK HORN, MO: Betty L. (Alexander) Hagan Johnson, 86, of Elk Horn, Iowa, and formerly of Ridgeway, Missouri, passed away Sunday, April 2, 2017, at Cass County Memorial Hospital in Atlantic. Graveside Services and inurnment will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, April 22, 2017 at Rose Hill Cemetery, Ridgeway, MO under the direction of…

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Mary McMahon to celebrate her 100th birthday

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Mary McMahon to celebrate her 100th birthday

By Phil Conger Mary McMahon of Bethany recalls being given a tough assignment while working for the War Department in Washington, D.C., during World War II. Mrs. McMahon had the unenviable task of writing letters to the families of service members who were killed in action on the European and Pacific battlefronts. Mary, who will…

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Run in Kansas City marathon

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Run in Kansas City marathon

Submitted photo Run in Kansas City marathon: A group of Bethany runners took part in the “Rock the Parkway” half marathon on Saturday in Kansas City. Nearly 5,000 runners took part in the marathon to benefit the Kansas City Science Center. Pictured, from the left, are Megan Caley, Joyce Ellis, Jeff Ellis, Donna Hurt and…

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South Harrison qualify 35 students for state music festival

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South Harrison qualify 35 students for state music festival

South Harrison High School music students took part in the district solo ensemble festival on Saturday, April 1, at Central High School in St. Joe. TO READ FULL STORY YOU MUST BE AN ONLINE SUBSCRIBER …http://www.bethanyclipper.com/subscriptions

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Former straight A student tells how drugs almost cost her life

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Former straight A student tells how drugs almost cost her life

A young Bethany woman described her horrifying descent into drug abuse in talks last week at D.A.R.E. graduation ceremonies at five Harrison County schools. Cally Stanton, who currently is on probation for a drug conviction, said she showed early promise as a straight A student in high school before experimenting with alcohol and drugs that…

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South Harrison hosts junior high track meet at Memorial Stadium

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South Harrison hosts junior high track meet at Memorial Stadium

South Harrison hosted 15 schools in a junior high invitational track meet Monday afternoon at Memorial Stadium. TO READ FULL STORY YOU MUST BE AN ONLINE SUBSCRIBER …http://www.bethanyclipper.com/subscriptions

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Small firm keeps up with the big boys in real estate sales market

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Small firm keeps up with the big boys in real estate sales market

Nelson Real Estate, based in Bethany, has found a steady market for land sales among clients wanting to invest in property or to lease hunting ground in northern Missouri. TO READ FULL STORY YOU MUST BE AN ONLINE SUBSCRIBER …http://www.bethanyclipper.com/subscriptions  

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South Harrison approves salary, insurance package for school staff

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South Harrison approves salary, insurance package for school staff

The South Harrison Board of Education approved a $250 increase in base salaries for teachers during its meeting Monday night in the high school library. TO READ FULL STORY YOU MUST BE AN ONLINE SUBSCRIBER …http://www.bethanyclipper.com/subscriptions

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Bethany to receive bids on TIF street project, lake improvements

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Bethany to receive bids on TIF street project, lake improvements

The city of Bethany will be accepting bids on two major projects this spring. The largest project will be the 33rd Street extension in the South TIF District. The other project is improvements at the Old and New City lakes. TO READ FULL STORY YOU MUST BE AN ONLINE SUBSCRIBER …http://www.bethanyclipper.com/subscriptions

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