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Columbia Announces Homecoming Court

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The 2014 Columbia High School Homecoming Court has been announced. The dance is Saturday, Sept. 27, at the CHS gym. The royal court is, left to right, John Harrell and Grace Fischer (juniors), Logan Cannon and Hope Drennan (juniors), Claire Rysterski and Josh Obregon (seniors), Amanda Yochum and Scott Gannon … Read More

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Developer Joe Koppeis Working To Repair Columbia Centre Roads

by Joe LeichtOne of Columbia's busiest spots has also been one of its roughest rides for the past decade or so. That is set to change by the end of the year, thanks to developer Joe Koppeis and some Columbia Centre businesses. McDonald's patrons, however, may find the lunch- and dinner-rush less convenient, if the … Read More

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Optimist Club’s Rodeo Returns To County Fairgrounds

The main arena at the Monroe County Fairgrounds was turned into the wild west last Saturday. The Waterloo Optimist Club held their annual Blue Army Bull Bash Rodeo. More than 40 cowboys from throughout the country gathered to compete in rough and tough bull riding.  The Waterloo Optimists thanks all those who … Read More

Person Arrested In Connection With Passing A Bad Check

The Waterloo Police Department has taken a man into custody this morning. They are currently questioning this person and believe he is the one who passed a bad check at a Waterloo gas station Aug. 31. The gas station provided several surveillance pictures of the person in question and the WPD distributed them to … Read More

Man Wanted After Passing A Bad Check

The Waterloo Police Department is asking the public for their help in identifying a young man who is suspected of passing a bad check at a Waterloo gas station on Aug. 31.    Anyone with information is asked to call the WPD at 939-3377 during normal business hours.  … Read More

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Stephanie and Justin Kadlec of Red Bud announce the birth of a son. Judsyn Joseph Kadlec was born June 29, 2014, at St. Elizabeth in Belleville. He was 6 pounds, 5 ounces and 18 inches … Read More

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