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Signet Christian School Now Accepting Applications

There is a discounted registration fee prior to June 1st! You can apply now to reserve your spot at www.SignetLions.org. 

Signet Christian School is located at 1925 State Hwy 32 in Park Hills, MO. 

VFW Fundraiser

Larry and the crew is cooking breakfast every Wednesday from 7:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. in the Farmington VFW large hall. Dine in and get ALL YOU CAN EAT eggs, sausage, bacon, hashbrowns, biscuits and gravy and a drink for ONLY $7! To go boxes are available. Open to the public!

Earn Your HiSET/GED with Hybrid classes

Are childcare, health issues, personal issues or transportation holding you back from attending HiSET/GED classes? There are hybrid classes available to assist you in obtaining your HiSET/GED through Missouri Adult Education & Literacy.

Bonne Terre AEL now offers Hybrid classes for the following counties:

Iron County: arcadiavalleyhse@ncsd.k12.mo.us (573) 430-6899

St. Francois County: emaaparkhillshse@ncsd.k12.mo.us (573) 431-5191 Ext. 1180

Madison County: fredericktownhse@ncsd.k12.mo.us (573) 944-2221

Ste. Genevieve County: stegenevievehse@ncsd.k12.mo.us (573) 880-3877

Washington County: potosihse@ncsd.k12.mo.us (573) 438-3543

Farmington: farmingtonhse@ncsd.k12.mo.us (573) 431-3300 Ext. 7 Opt. 2

Leadwood: westcountyhopecenterhse@ncsd.k12.mo.us (573) 431-3300 Ext. 7 Opt. 2

Pancake Supper & Silent Auction

There will be a Tax time stress relief pancake supper and silent auction will be held on Friday, April 12th from 4:00 pm-7:00 pm at Fredericktown United Methodist Church, located at 216 S. Main St. in Fredericktown, MO. 

The cost: A love donation-All donations go to supply coats to people in our own community. 

The silent auction includes:

A Lou brock autographed baseball

STL Cardinals tickets

MAC Season Passes

Restaurant gift cards

Gateway Grizzlies tickets

And much more!

Let us cook supper for you, meanwhile you can bid on some great items and help your neighbors next winter! 

First Responder's Dinner

There will be a dinner held for the First Responder's of St. Francois County on April 12 at 12:00 noon at the Parks Building in the Bonne Terre Park. 

Any donations will be accepted. To-go boxes will be available. 

Contact Rose at 573-366-5731 with any questions. 

Raffle for the Veterans and the Needy in our Community

Stop into Midwest Veterans at 102A Strauss Dr. in Park Hills, MO in the Save A Lot Plaza to enter a raffle to win 4 Cardinals tickets plus Parking Pass for the Sunday, April 21st game at 1:15 pm against the Milwaukee Brewers. 

Each raffle ticket is $25.00 and there is no limit. 

The drawing will be held online and possibly on B104 FM radio on April 13, 2024 (that is a week prior to the game).

25th Annual Health and Resource Expo

The St. Francois County Community Partnership is hosting their 25th Annual Health and Resource Expo on April 13, 2024 at Mineral Area College from 8:00 am to noon. This is a completely free event for the public. Each year at the Expo, many of our local resources and health providers come together to showcase what they can do for the citizens of St. Francois County. Helping to bring people into the community and helping people find the resources they need! In past years, we have had as many as 600 attendees (not including exhibitors) and expect that many again this year. We are asking for your help this year as we celebrate the 25th anniversary of this great event. In an effort to make this the best Expo ever, we are in need to door prizes to be given away throughout the event. With the donations of a door prize, your business will get a public mention when the prize is given away, mentioned on our Social Media page and your name will be printed on our brochure to be passed out at the door. Since this is a free public event, we ask that you not bring anything to sell, but simply bring samples of your product or information about your resource. 

The cost is $25 for the 1st space and $10 for each additional space. THE REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS MARCH 29, 2024. LATE REGISTRATION WILL BE CONTINGENT UPON AVAILABLE SPACE. All vendors MUST supply a door prize. 

 Any donation is greatly appreciated. If you have any questions regarding the 25th Annual Health and Resource Expo, please feel free to contact Dawn Sander, Event Coordinator at 573-760-0212 or via email at dawn@afccp.org.

A Week of Giving at Scooter's Coffee

It's time for Scooter's Coffee yearly fundraising effort that benefits Restore the Wonder, which is a life changing camp that allows children to forget their pain and enjoy life while fostering meaningful and positive relationships.  

Restore the Wonder is a non-profit that was founded in southeast Missouri. They exist to engage broken, abused and abandoned children. Restore the Wonder is a faith-based camp for children in foster care. 

During the Week of Giving, treat yourself to a delicious Scooter's Coffee or snack and YOU will be helping to provide a week of life changing camp for children in foster care. 

THE WEEK OF GIVING DETAILS: 

April 11-16, 2024-$1 per car, per visit will be donated!

April 17, 2024- 25% of sales will be donated! 

Scooter's Coffee is loved in our area! Come out on those dates and with your help, let Scooter's Coffee help you show some love to hurting kids by assisting in sending them to camp! 

For more information you can visit restorethewonder.org.

Upcoming Server Training

Server Training is a great opportunity to:

*Review liquor laws and regulations and get the latest updates

*Review ID checking techniques

*Learn ways to prevent a violation from occurring in your business

*Develop a relationship with your local Agent

BEST OF ALL TRAINING IS FREE!!!!!

It will be held on 4/16/2024 at 10:00 am at the Viburnum City Hall located at 1 Missouri Ave., Viburnum, MO 63566.

***SEATING IS LIMITED TO 40. ARRIVE EARLY TO GET YOUR SEAT!!***

Women's Leadership Conference

The Bonne Terre Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their third annual Women's Leadership Conference. 

R.I.S.E. (Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence) To Inspire Her is a women's networking and professional development event to gain insight and inspiration from struggles and success. 

The keynote speaker will be Briley Palmer. Other guest speakers will include Rose Edwards, Allyn Rizo, Chelcy Aubuchon and Chelley Odle. 

It will be held at the Iron Knot Banquet Hall in Bonne Terre on April 18, 2024 from 5:00 pm-8:00 pm, with the Women's Expo from 5:00 pm-6:00 pm. 

Reservations can be made with the Executive Director by calling 573-358-4000 or by email at btccdirector@gmail.com.

Please make your reservations by April 12th!!

Unitec Education Foundation Gold Tournament

The Unitec Education Foundation will host a golf tournament at the Skyview Gold Course (Terre Du Lac Country Club) located at 1424  Rue Riviera in Bonne Terre, MO 63628

The cost is $400 per team entry. It will be a 4-person scramble. Registration begins at 10 am and the shotgun start will be at 11 am. Team entry includes a pork steak dinner at the TDLCC following the event. 

For more information you can contact Lindsey Matthews at 573-330-0642 or lmatthews@ncsd.k12.mo.us.

Blood Drive

Give hope this Spring. There will be a blood drive held on Tuesday, April 23 from 1:30 PM to 5:30 PM at the Lincoln Street Event Center located at 112 N. Lincoln Street, Desloge. 

Please call 1-800-RED CROSS or visit RedCrossBlood.org and enter: ParklandHC to schedule an appointment.

Care Fair

The Iron County Health Coalition invites you to Care Fair where community and resources unite.

This event will be held on Sunday, April 28, 2024 in the parking lot of Iron County Medical Center. 

Event Highlights will include: Vendors, Food Trucks, Giveaways, Bounce House, Health Screenings and much more! 

Follow Iron County Health Coalition on Facebook for updates. 

You will also have the opportunity to safely dispose of unused or expired medications.

Spring Fling Festival

She Is Strong Women's Ministry and the Men's Ministry of Church of God Doe Run, located at 2004 Old Vandergriff Rd, Doe Run, is hosting a day of food and fun!

8:00 am events will include a Joyful Treasures Yard Sale, His Will Marketplace and HeBrews Coffee and SONshine Lemonade Stand.

10:00 am events to include: Kingdom Kitchen BBQ and Pork Steak Plate for $10 and Hot Dog plate for $5.

Afternoon events to include: A 1:00 pm Crochet Class. The cost is $10 with includes materials!  There will also be a painting class for the cost of $12 which includes materials! There will also be an auction, kids games, face painting and a cake walk.

Call or text Tina at 573-631-8792 for more information or to reserve your spot in the afternoon classes! 

Farmington VFW Post 5896 is hosting Bingo every Thursday. The $6 entrance fee includes bingo cards! Doors open at 3:30 pm. Event games and pull tab sales start at 4:00 pm. For more information call 573-756-1695 or 573-756-8852.

Chicken and Dumpling Dinner

*** NOW OFFERING DINE IN, AS WELL AS CARRY OUT!!!!!!!***

Let us cook for you!

Knights of Columbus #1088 will be serving chicken and dumplings the first Thursday of every month. 

Adults-$8.00            Kids- (6-10) $4.00

Chicken and dumplings, green beans, applesauce, coleslaw and dessert. No Drinks 

It is from 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM and located at 7897 Berry Road, Bonne Terre.

Food Pantry

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Park Hills host a public food pantry each Friday from 7:30 AM until 9:30 AM.