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Carthage library sponsoring Masters' 'Spoon River Anthology' rendition

Illinois poet Edgar Lee Masters' "Spoon River Anthology" will be brought to life Tuesday, Sept. 11, at First Baptist Church, 601 Main St., in Carthage.

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Right to Life chapter meeting on Thursday

The Hannibal Chapter of Missouri Right to Life will meet on Thursday, Sept. 6, at 7 p.m. at Homebank, 3817 McMasters Avenue in Hannibal. For more information, call Geri Graves at 573-795-6559.

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Quincy Fire Department to flush hydrants

The Quincy Fire Department will be flushing fire hydrants next week at various locations in the city.

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Indoor garage sale to benefit Special Olympics

An indoor garage sale is being hosted the Quincy Police Department Pro-Act Unit to benefit Special Olympics Illinois The ninth annual sale will be held from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Microtel Inn and Suites, 200 S. Third, in Quincy.

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Molly Tuttle to perform show in Carthage

Molly Tuttle, an up and coming Bluegrass singer and songwriter, is the next star to appear on stage at the Legacy Theater in Carthage.

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U.S. Cellular to host workshop in Quincy

U.S. Cellular is hosting a free Business Solutions Workshop from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 18, at the 3119 Broadway store.

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Ski Club to perform Tuesday

The Great River Ski Club will perform at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, at All America Park in Quincy.

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Quincy Salvation Army to host block party

The Salvation Army Family Services and Shelter will host a block party from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 20, at Fifth and Broadway between the Salvation Army Family Store and Family Services.

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Applications for free and reduced-price meals now available in Hannibal

Applications for free and reduced-price meals at Hannibal Public Schools are now available at school offices.

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Section 8 waiting list opening Monday

The Quincy Housing Authority (QHA) will open its Section 8 waiting list at 9 a.m. Monday, Aug. 13.