Last Call OACDG Scholarships

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Last Call OACDG Scholarships High school seniors living in Mahaska County and attending any high school are eligible to apply for an Oskaloosa Area Chamber & Development Group Scholarship. Pick up an application from your school counselor or from the Oskaloosa Area Chamber office. Scholarships will be offered in the amounts of $500 and up,…

“Eat At Home Missouri” website offers tips for healthy eating

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EATING AT HOME IMPROVES YOUR OVERALL WELL-BEING The Eat At Home Missouri website seeks to encourage consumers to eat together as a family, help people plan better meals, and prepare healthier choices. SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Obesity has become a raising concern in America. For instance, the National Center for Health Statistics states that obesity rates…

Senior Fraud: Scammers Posing as Medicare Officals

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Warning: Scammers posing as Medicare Officals and targeting Iowa seniors!   Iowa’s Senior Medicare Patrol has issued a warning that scammers posing as Medicare officials are phoning Iowa’s seniors and attempting to visit them in their homes.  They are trying to obtain personal information to commit financial fraud.  Their hook is to convince the potential…

Chamber honors Jim and Marlene DePriest

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Chamber honors Jim and Marlene DePriest as Citizens of the Year   MOUNT PLEASANT—The Mount Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce on Thursday honored music teachers Jim and Marlene Depriest of Mount Pleasant as 2012 Citizens of the Year.   The award, given at the 72nd Annual Chamber of Commerce Banquet and Meeting of the Membership…