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2018 Stoddard County Fair Parade


Watch the 2018 Stoddard County Fair Parade from Downtown Dexter as Kevin & Lori Bishop provide commentary.

Dexter Parks & Recreation Youth Basketball & Women’s Volleyball Signups


Dexter Parks and Recreation Youth Basketball signup deadline is Thursday from 3-6 grade boys and girls! Cost is $47 per player. Register online at DexterPark-Rec.com or visit the DPR Office! Also, Women’s Volleyball signup is underway thru September 20th!

2018 Rector Labor Day Parade


Watch the annual Rector Labor Day Parade on September 3rd, 2018!

Mr. Bill Talks SEMOcon in Poplar Bluff on September 14th-16th


Mr. Bill stopped by YHC to talk the upcoming Semo Con at the Black River Coliseum in Poplar Bluff on September 14th-16th. The weekend will be filled with fun including over 150 booths including gaming, comics, collectibles and cosplay contests!

2018 Stoddard County Farm Bureau Candidate Forum


Stoddard County Farm Bureau hosted the 2018 Candidate Forum on July 31st, 2018 in the Dexter Church of Christ Family Center. The following candidates participated:

Andy Holden, Stoddard County Sheriff’s Department Chief Deputy gives proposal on Proposition 1 & 2 for jail expansion and increased funding.

Stoddard County Presiding Commissioner
(R) Jeff Riddle
(R) Sam Huey Jr.
(R) Danny Talkington
(R) Brock Williams

Stoddard County Clerk
(R) Cecil Weeks

Stoddard County Circuit Clerk
(R) Paula Yancey

Stoddard County Recorder
(D) Kay Asbell

Missouri State Representative, 151st District
(R) Herman Morse
(D) Jerry Howard

3rd Annual ‘Grille It Up’ Saturday in Dexter


The 3rd Annual ‘Grille It Up’ is Saturday starting at 8am at the East City Park! There will be a car show, cook off and mud volleyball tournament! There will also be bounce houses, mechanical bull, live music, beer garden, craft vendors, event vendors, helicopter rides, food and much more! For any qauestions call the Dexter Parks and Recreation office 624-8244 or visit their website DEXTERPARK-REC.com!

Dexter Dash & Splash 5K Run/Walk on Friday, July 13th


Grille It Up kicks off Friday night, July 13th, with the Dash and Splash 5K at 6 p.m. at East Park in Dexter. The event, which includes a 5K run/walk and a 1-mile walk, will help kick off the Dexter Parks and Recreation Department’s “Grille It Up” and will raise funds for the Student Success Fund at Three Rivers College – Dexter. Following the run/walk, participants and their children can lounge in the city pool until 7:30 p.m. Strollers are welcome in the run/walk! If you want to participate without breaking a sweat, sign up as a “virtual runner.” Registration fee for the 5K run/walk, 1-mile walk, or virtual runner is $25. The race begins at 6 p.m.; same day registration begins at 5 p.m.

Healthcare Heroes Job & Resource Fair in Kennett


The Healthcare Heroes Job & Resource Fair will be held Friday, June 1st from 9am-2pm at the City, Light, Gas & Water I.T. Facility at 205 Carey Street in Kennett. Call for information 573-888-5366.