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Hannibal General Mills retiree luncheon held at Hannibal Country Club

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The Hannibal General Mills retiree luncheon will be held at 11:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 8, at Hannibal Country Club.

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Cookies with Santa held at Quincy Family YMCA

QUINCY -- The Quincy Family YMCA invites all to celebrate the holiday season by having cookies with Santa from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10. Each child will receive a free photo with Santa, decorate a cookie, enjoy a hot chocolate bar and receive a small g

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Sodalis Nature Preserve to host holiday hike

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- Sodalis Nature Preserve is hosting a new event, the Ho Ho Hike, at 1 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 10, at the Trailhead. Participants will play games, hear stories and hike on the paved trail to the amphitheater of Sodalis Nature Preserve to see Sant

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C-SC Christmas concert open to community

CANTON, Mo. -- A festive candlelit procession and holiday music are set as Culver-Stockton College welcomes the entire community to its annual Christmas Concert, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 12, at the Alexander Campbell Auditorium. The Collegiate Choir will perf

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Quincy Medical Group to host hiring fair

QUINCY -- Quincy Medical Group is looking to add to its team and will host a hiring fair for potential employees. The hiring fair will be from noon to 6 p.m. Dec. 14 at the QMG Development and Training Facility, 1125 Hampshire in Quincy. Open interviews

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Garden Gibbles Program Teaches Holiday Plant Care

QUINCY -- Join the crowd for the next Garden Nibbles program to learn about the favorite holiday plants in December. This program will be offered from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m. in all five local University of Illinois Extension county offices: Adams, Brown, Han

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Bone Marrow registration drive to be Dec. 13

HANNIBAL, Mo. -- A bone marrow registration drive will take place from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 13, at Ennis-Flint, 13017 MO-79, Hannibal, Mo. Donors between the ages of 18 and 55 are needed. It takes a few minutes and requires a swab of a chee

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Advocacy Network for Children to begin gift wrapping week

QUINCY -- Advocacy Network for Children will be wrapping presents at the Quincy Mall the week of Dec. 11 to 17. The money raised through this event will help with day-to-day operating costs of Advocacy Network for Children, which provides advocacy for ab

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Lunch N' Learn about integrative medicine

NAUVOO, Ill. -- Join Memorial Hospital for a ‘Lunch N' Learn' from noon to 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, at the Apron Bake Shoppe and Café. The speaker will be Integrative Medicine Specialist, Dr. Dane Chapman. Chapman will discuss and share information about

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Salvation Army hosts 'Christmas Treevia' event

QUINCY -- The Quincy Salvation Army will present an afternoon of Christmas-themed trivia to be held at the Kroc Center on Sunday, Dec. 10. "Christmas Treevia" is a family-friendly event open to all ages that focuses on testing participants' knowledge of Ch