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Truck driving program to host informational session

QUINCY -- An information session about the Truck Driver Training Program at John Wood Community College will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 6, at the Workforce Development Center, 4220 Kochs Lane in Quincy. The next class starts Monday, Aug. 27. Classe

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Gem City Toastmasters plan anniversary meeting

The Gem City Toastmasters Club will mark its 10th anniversary with an anniversary meeting featuring Mayor Kyle Moore at noon Wednesday, Aug. 1, at Hope Lutheran Church, 18th and Harrison. The public is invited to attend.

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Online master gardener training begins Aug. 19

New online master gardener training, offered by University of Missouri Extension, begins Aug. 19.

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Extension offers Master Naturalist volunteer training

The registration deadline is Aug. 24 for a Master Naturalist volunteer training program offered by University of Illinois Extension in Adams, Brown, Hancock, Pike and Schuyler counties.

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Leak detection being done in Hannibal

The Hannibal Board of Public Works announced in a news release that it has hired Westrum Leak Detection Inc. to perform leak detection services on Hannibal's water distribution system through the end of the month.

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Pork chop dinner in Hull to commemorate Flood of '93 recovery efforts

A commemorative pork chop dinner will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 25, at the Hull Community Center to recognize the efforts of Pike County residents 25 years ago when both the Mississippi and Illinois rivers flooded.

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Fashion show to take place July 21

Justice at the Quincy Mall will host a pair of fashion shows at 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. Saturday.

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Great River Genealogical Society hosting monthly meeting

The Great River Genealogical Society resumes monthly meetings at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13.

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JWCC to offer class on standards for electrical safety in the workplace

John Wood Community College will offer a NFPA 70E class from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 3.

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JWCC and IMEC to present workshop on reducing changeover time in industry

John Wood Community College Business and Industry Training and IMEC will offer a Quick Changeover class from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m Wednesday, Aug. 1.