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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: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (573) 430-6899

St. Francois County: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (573) 431-5191 Ext. 1180

Madison County: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (573) 944-2221

Ste. Genevieve County: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (573) 880-3877

Washington County: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (573) 438-3543

Farmington: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (573) 431-3300 Ext. 7 Opt. 2

Leadwood: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (573) 431-3300 Ext. 7 Opt. 2

Raffle for the Veterans and 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).

Knights of Columbus Fish Fry

The Knights of Columbus in Bonne Terre will be hosting Fish Frys each Friday during Lent, February 16-March 1st from 3:30 pm-6:30pm. 

The menu will be Jack Salmon or Walleye or Catfish, green beans, stewed tomatoes, cole slaw and mac and cheese (Sides subject to change) as well as dessert. 

The cost is $12 for adults and $6 for children aged 6-10. 

UniTec Showcase Night

On March 5, 2024 from 5-7 pm, The UniTec Career Center will host a showcase night and alumni reunion! Community members of all ages are invited to visit and learn more about our programs, or student work and instructors. 

Leadbelt and UniTec Career Center's past students and instructors are encouraged to attend. Come and reunite and mingle with old friends. Refreshments and merchandise available! 

Concert

Cantwell Baptist Church will be hosting a concert on Saturday, March 9 at 5:00 pm. Cantwell Baptist Chruch is located at 1005 E. Chestnut St, Desloge, MO 63601. Music by Christian Crossroads, 4given and other special guests.  

Mouse Races

Superheroes For Hope will be hosting an adult only Mouse Races event on Saturday, March 9, 2024 at 6:30 pm at Twin Oaks Winery.

The cost will be $25 per person at the door. A table of 10 can be purchased for $200 or a table of 6 for $150.

Drinks will be sold at a cash bar. Bring your own snacks for your table but do not bring your own drinks. 

All proceeds will go to local children that battle childhood disease. 

For more information call: Rhonda Hubbard 573-518-3416 or Jill Wagner 314-808-3049.

Leadwood Fire Protection District Fish Fry

Friends of the Leadwood Fire Protection District will be having a fish fry on Friday, March 15th at the Leadwood Firehouse which is located at 1101 Mill St. in Leadwood, MO 63653.

The fish fry will begin at 3:00 pm. The cost is $12 for all you can eat including fish, chicken, fries, hushpuppies, dessert and a drink!

Come have a great meal and support the Leadwood Fire Protection District!!

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 3/26/2024 at 10:00 am at the Iron County Health Department located at 606 W. Russell St., Ironton, MO 63650.

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

History of Country Music

On Saturday, April 6 you will have the opportunity to see The History of Country Music at the Centene Center! There will be one country hit from each year of the 1970's, 1980's and 1990's authentically recreated Live on stage! 

There will be two big shows, one at 2:00 pm and one at 7:00 pm. The tickets are $12 reserved and go on sale March 6th at the Farmington Civic Center. 

For more information you can call 573-756-0900.

"Blinded by the Light" in Arcadia Valley

There will be a total solar eclipse this year and Arcadia Valley is in the path of totality! Experience 2+ minutes of totality in Arcadia Valley along with the events below:

-Jeep Rally & Poker Run with decoration contest

-Valley-wide scavenger hunt

-Food trucks and vendors on Main Street

-Bounce house and yard games

-Outdoor movie night

-Mongo rides to the top of Shepherd Mtn.

-AV Bike Club Ride

NOW ACCEPTING FOOD AND CRAFT VENDOR APPLICATIONS! 

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 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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 to be held from 5:00 pm-6:00 pm. Reservations can be made with the Executive Director by calling 573-358-4000 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Please make your reservations by April 12th!!

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. 

Operation School Supply

Our mission is to supply school-aged children, in grades 1-4 Farmington R-7 district with the school supplys they will need at no cost to parents and families. 

To accomplish this, we need the support of our community. If you or your business can contribute, please send your monteary donations to the Farmington Education Foundation- Care Of: Operation School Supply (PO Box 1144 Farmington, MO 63640). Donations can also be dropped off at the Farmington R-7 Board Office. 

For additional information about the project or supplies, please contact: Susan Northern @ 314-282-5089 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

All donations are tax deductible and 100% of the amount donated, goes to the kids! 

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. Offering carryout only at this time.

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

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

It will be from 3:30 PM until 6:30PM, located at 7897 Berry Road, Bonne Terre.

Food Pantry

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Park Hills, will host an open to the public food pantry each Friday, from 7:30 AM until 9:30 AM.