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Benefit planned for woman with kidney cancer

A fundraiser to benefit a Quincy woman struggling with health issues is planned from noon to 10 p.m. Saturday, June 30, at the Paloma Shelter House. Jessie Barnes, 43, was diagnosed with bilateral kidney cancer.

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Quincy EAA chapter cancels Father's Day breakfast

Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 488 based in Quincy has canceled its annual Father's Day Pancake and Sausage Breakfast scheduled for Sunday.

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Camp College to offer students chance to see JWCC, QU

John Wood Community College and Quincy University are partnering to provide high school students an occasion to explore the area's higher education opportunities.

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'Live at the Legacy' brings top performers to Carthage.

CARTHAGE, Ill. -- The summer line-up at the Legacy Theater in Carthage will feature the Dogs of Society: the Ultimate Elton Rock Tribute and the three-show "Live at the Legacy" summer series. The Dogs of Society is a one night show at 7 p.m. Friday, June

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Pavement resurfacing to close Marion County roads

MARION COUNTY, Mo. -- Weather permitting, MoDOT crews will do pavement resurfacing work on several Marion County routes. Marion County Route J will be closed from County Road 117 to County Road 173. Work will be completed between 6 a.m. and 5 p.m. on June

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Hannibal YMCA to hold flag dedication ceremony

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The YMCA of Hannibal will hold a flag dedication ceremony at noon Thursday, June 14, 2018, at 1 YMCA Drive. The American Legion Post No. 55 will help to dedicate the flag to all the men and women who have served. Join the community on Flag

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AARP Safe Driver course to be offered in Hannibal

HANNIBAL, Mo -- Area residents can refresh their skills and have the opportunity to save money on their car insurance with the AARP Safe Driver course 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, at Douglass Community Center, 711 Grand Ave. Participants get

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Miss Illinois, Miss Illinois Teen crowned

Miss Illinois, Miss Illinois Teen crowned

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QHS Class of 1998 to hold reunion

QUINCY -- The Quincy High School class of 1998 will hold a reunion from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. June 23 at the State Room, 434 S. Eighth in Quincy. Tickets are $25 per person and $40 per couple in advance or $25 per person and $50 per couple at the door. Registr

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Hannibal Library Stories Rock at Sodalis Trail, July 14

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Children and their families are invited to join Hannibal Free Public Library's staff for Stories Rock at Sodalis Trail at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, July 14, at the bat cave trailhead, 819 Ely St. in Hannibal. The event is a unique children's st