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TheyRclueless - Quincy School Board votes to raise lunch prices - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Migraine....do you take all the deductions on your income tax returns that you "qualify" for? Im guessing yes, yet you are critical of others for doing the same thing. I don't disagree that maybe something is wrong with the guidelines but it is what it is and that's NOT the school system's fault. And Huggie....how do you know that no one checks what someone puts down? Im guessing…
qcstylee - New Illinois law bans employers from conducting background checks on interviewees - Quincy, IL News
People do change. If you're going to judge someone based on something they did 8 or 10 years, when they have to check the"yes" box to the question of, "Have you EVER been convicted of a felony?" Then I'm glad they're making this a law. I've been denied employment AND publicly humiliated when a potential employer looked through my application several years ago, and in front of everybody…
MrAverageGuy - Second break-in suspect identified - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
How stupid can a guy be. He just gets out of jail, and then pulls a dumb move like that. Looks like he's gonna be in and out of jail the rest of his life.
hug_a_bear - Quincy School Board votes to raise lunch prices - Quincy, IL News - QuincyJournal.com
Migraine it's not just morally wrong its embarrassing. I know moms that lie about their income. They stand in line at the sign up table and giggle about it. Then they skip out to there brand new SUV like its no big deal. No one checks to see if what you wrote down is correct. No pay stubs, W-2s or income tax return needed. I don't have a new car and my kids may not be in dance, but at least…
1950Brutus - Strawman: Obama\'s Right--It\'s Time to Fix the Immigration System........ - Quincy, IL News - Quinc
The system needs "fixing", in large part, because our government is not enforcing the laws on the books now. Reform will only help if the powers that be like the new law - which isn't likely since the new laws will probably be tougher than the current ones - the pendulum is swinging back the other direction. "Let everybody in" sounds good on paper but in the real world it won't work. The…

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Shelter Insurance® Torch Run comes to Hannibal

3 months, 1 week ago from Show-Me STATE GAMES

The Show-Me State Games is an Olympic-style sports festival offering more than 40 events

The Show-Me State Games and Shelter Insurance® are hosting a Torch Lighting Ceremony and Run on Friday, April 25, in preparation for the 2014 Show-Me STATE GAMES. The event will begin at Noon at Central Park.

 The event will begin with a brief Torch Lighting Ceremony at noon, including speakers from the Show-Me State Games and Shelter Insurance®, as well as Mayor Roy Hark and Mayor Pro Tem and Councilman Kevin Knickerbocker.  Hannibal residents will then run an approximately 2-mile route through downtown Hannibal. 

 The mission of the Shelter Insurance® Show-Me State Games Torch Run is to generate exposure and enthusiasm for the Show-Me State Games throughout Missouri.  The Show-Me State Games is an Olympic-style sports festival offering more than 40 events for all ages and ability levels.  The 30th anniversary Games will take place on June 20-22, July 18-20 and July 25-27 in Columbia, Mo. 

The torch will be traveling across Missouri during the months leading up to the Games.  The full schedule includes:   Springfield on April 8, Joplin on April 9, Kansas City on April 22, Hannibal on April 25, St. Louis on April 29 and St. Charles on April 30. The Torch will be run in Jefferson City and Columbia on July 18, finally reaching its final destination - the Hearnes Center - for the Opening Ceremonies kicking off at 7 p.m. 


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