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EDINBURGH-December 30, 2016. Edinburg, Scotland County, Missouri is up on the northern border of the state, the second county west of the Mississippi River. There was a post office there from 1841 until 1845. Named after the ancestral home of ...

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EDINBURGH – December 23, 2016. The Winter Solstice came with a celebration of darkness and light and with great feasting and merry making. The shortest day of the year (quite short in Edinburgh–just 6 hours 39 minutes) brought new acquaintances ...

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EDINBURGH—December 19, 2016. The naughty and nice list is getting a lot of attention all around the world at this time of the year. When asked if a granddaughter had received what she wanted for Christmas one year, she replied, ...

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It does not happen everywhere in the world that a sashay down to the convenience store for a last minute cake mix involves passing a passel of equestrians. Bud and four of his buddies mounted up at 8:30 in the ...

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It has been marvelous in Champion this week with Tuesday the only dreary day; however, the promised rain did not materialize. For the rest, it has been sunny and heading finally in the direction of seasonal temperatures. The Prominent Citizen ...

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Pete Proctor writes to The Champion News to say that the Southside Baptist Church there in Mountain Grove is hosting a Veterans Breakfast on November 10th at 8:00 a.m. All Veterans are welcome. Pete keeps up with those things and ...

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There is good news in Champion! The bees are flourishing again in the Ancient Behemoth Bee Tree on the South Side of the Square. Moreover, there are more bees— a second story of bees with an additional entry about four ...

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For people who enjoy birthdays this is a banner week.   Start out with the Milkmaid herself, mother of Taegan and Luxe, Chase’s sister, Leslee’s spouse and Fae’s daughter-in-law, with many more facets, all in one dynamic young woman only 17 ...

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The sad news came to Champion that Clifton Luna has passed away.  He was 91. He served in the U.S. Navy in World War II. He and his wife of 67 years lived on their Dora farm where he continued ...

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CHAMPION—October 10, 2016 Champion granddaughter, Madelyn Ward was born on October 10, 2006.  Janet Chapin will be driving the OATS bus on her birthday on the 12th.  Cathy Baldwin will be wildly celebrated on the 13th.  The 14th is the ...

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