Employees with Republic Services started picking up piles upon piles of trash left out for the citywide residential cleanup this week, working their way west on East Morgan Street Tuesday morning. An untold number of old mattresses, couches and other large items were loaded into their truck, as well as bags of items no longer wanted.
Enjoying their meal at the Lions Club pancake and sausage breakfast Saturday morning, June 5, at the Tipton City Park from the left are Ruby Gerber and Louis and Linda Schuster. The fundraiser, typically held during Tipton Citywide Garage Sales, was cancelled last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but with the spread of the virus lessened by time and the administration of the vaccine the breakfast was resumed this year.
Sydenstricker Nobbe Partners is hosting five interns through its college sponsorship program over the next few months. Four of those who are working toward becoming service technicians and shown with a new draper above are, from the left, Matthew Oehrke, Dylan Oehrke, Matthew Bolfing and Garrett Lammers. (Photo submitted)
SNP helps interns jump start career
“We at Sydenstricker Nobbe Partners are striving to assist the current and next generation into quality career paths to best serve our customers,” said Garet Uptergrove, store manager, of the intern program in place at the local John Deere dealership.
MoDOT seeks public input on statewide passenger rail service
The Missouri Department of Transportation is hosting a virtual open house on passenger rail as part of the development of the 2021 State Freight and Rail Plan. The content will be live through Wednesday, June 16, and accessible via the MoDOT webpage. The virtual open house format allows members of the public to access the materials at any time through June 16.
I am not a dog owner. I may never be a dog owner. Or I may. There is work involved with dog ownership, and I prefer my efforts be directed elsewhere. I have a limited capacity to care, I can’t care about every single issue. I concentrate on the things I can care about in a day. I like dogs. I do not pass up an opportunity to pet a dog. I believe stories about dogs and their devotion, good sense and love.
Frogging season begins Wednesday, June 30, at sunset and runs through Sunday, Oct. 31. Bullfrogs and green frogs are legal game for those with valid permits, though children 15 and younger and adults 65-years and older are not required to have a permit.
Discover nature this summer during frogging season
The Missouri Department of Conservation encourages the public to discover nature this summer during frogging season. Beginning Wednesday, June 30, at sunset through Sunday, Oct. 31, those with a fishing permit or small-game hunting permit may frog for bullfrogs and green frogs.
SYRACUSE-Memorial Day is over and everyone has returned from the long four-day holiday weekend. The highways were busy and the one thing that was on everyone’s mind was how many accidents and fatalities occurred during a weekend of fun. Unfortunately some did not make it home, but I am happy to say that as far as I know, everyone in my family and our community did make it home safely.