On September 25th, 2021, starting at 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM The Drexel Police Department will be conducting inspections for all golf carts, side by sides, and ATVs for the new city permits. On this day you will be able to get your inspection and permit for $15.00. Any inspection conducted after this date you will have to set up a time with Drexel Police Department for the inspection and then go to City Hall to get your permit. Remember all traffic laws apply to every vehicle on the road. It is your responsibility to make certain that there is insurance on the vehicle and anyone operating the vehicle must have a valid driver’s license, the same as operating any other vehicle on the road. If you allow an unlicensed driver to operate the vehicle on the road you can receive a citation for allowing them to operate the vehicle. If the person has a learner’s permit and is required to have an adult in the vehicle with them, they must have one. Permit holders will be held liable for anyone operating the vehicle. Your permit can be revoked by the City of Drexel or by the Drexel Police Department at any time.
Peculiar Police Department is asking for the public’s help over Labor Day weekend they took several reports of various mischief and vandalism in the area of carriage meadows, Sivley St. and Maverick Cir. Peculiar Police suspect this was the work of juveniles, but they have few leads to work with.
Video footage from the area has not been useful for identification purposes due to distance and clarity.
If anyone has any information, please contact Peculiar PD 816-779-5102
Vol 29 no 36
September 8, 2021
Appleton City Public Works Department will conduct “smoke” testing on sewers over the next several weeks. A special non-toxic smoke is used in these tests and leaves no residuals or stains and has no effects on plant and/or animal life. Letters were sent out to every home regarding this, however, if you have any questions you may contact City Hall.
Appleton City Park Board invites the public to join them in recognizing Ted McDaniel for his many years of leadership and service with a reception 5:00-6:30 p.m. Monday September 13 at 4th Street Fika (103 E. 4th Street, AC, MO). The September Park Board meeting will immediately follow at Forest Park. The public is welcome there as well.
The monthly Men’s Fellowship Breakfast at the Appleton City Church of God will be 7:00 a.m. Saturday September 11. All the men of the community are invited to join them for a time of great food and fellowship. Cole Heiserman will have a short devotional.
The Knights of Columbus will have a breakfast buffet with their pancake and sausage plus scrambled eggs and hash browns, coffee, juice or milk at the Knight’s Hall in Montrose on Sunday September 12 from 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. All proceeds will go to a benefit for the Keon Engeman and Owen Westhusing families. Treat your family to a hot breakfast you don’t have to cook or clean up. A free will donation will be greatly appreciated.
The AC Fall City Wide Garage Sale dates are set for September 24 – 25. Permits are $5 and can be purchased at City Hall beginning September 13 through noon on Wednesday, September 22. Permits to set up in the AC Park are $25 for the pole shelter, $15 for the stage, $10 for lawn permits and these fees cover both days. Park permits can also be purchased at City Hall on a first come, first served basis and cannot be reserved by phone. Maps will be available at Food Fair, Powell’s True Value & Casey’s beginning Thursday afternoon. House of Joy Ministry will be at the City Park Saturday from 3:00-5:00 p.m. to pick up donations. For questions, please call Dianne Foster at 660-679-1125.
Another showing of the AC Documentary movie is being offered 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 19 at the Baptist Church. If you missed it during the Sesquicentennial celebration, or would like to watch it again, now is your opportunity. .
Join evangelist Richard Woodruff at River of Life Fellowship in Rockville, MO for two powerful services on Sunday, September 12. Morning worship begins at 10:15 a.m. with Brother Woodruff sharing in song and the Word, as well as a special evening service at 6:00 p.m. Bring friends and family to hear a NOW word from the Lord. They will take a love offering for WCF ministries. They will enjoy a fellowship dinner after the morning service, and light snacks following the evening fellowship. All are welcome to attend.
The new 2021 St. Clair County Plat books are now available at City Hall for $30.00
Children ages 0-5 are invited to Story Hour at the AC Public Library beginning September 9. They meet 11:00 a.m. Thursday mornings. They have story time, a craft, and a snack. Learning to love books is essential to learning to read, plus your children learn social skills and motor skills.
St. Clair Co Health Department reports 1035 positive COVID-19 cases as of September 3, 2021 in the county with 11 current cases. Appleton City has had 23 positive cases from August 8 to September 5. More information is available at http://www.scchcmo.net/covid-2.html.
DbarJ Quilts etc., Rockville MO, is having a drawing for a patriotic quilt to be given to a veteran on Veteran’s Day. Any veteran can add their name, or have someone add your name to the drawing. There is no cost to have your name in the drawing, as you have already paid the price. Just come to the quilt shop and sign your name and a phone number where you can be reached, or give the information to Marge Zink. If you know a veteran, let them know about this.
Ellett Memorial Hospital offers outpatient specialist services for September, 2021. Call 660-476-2111 for appointments: Sept 8– Upper GI, Colonoscopy-Dr. Namin, Sept – 9 Rheumatology, Dr. Tay, Sept 10 – Ortho-Dr. Gray, Sept 15-Upper GI, Colonoscopy-Dr. Vardakis, Sept 16 – Podiatry- Dr. Ciaramello, Sept 22 – Ortho – Dr. Gray, Sept 22 – Ophthalmology – Dr. Soni, Sept 23 – Rheumatology – Dr. Tay
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CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Sept 9 Story Hour at the AC Public Library 11:00 a.m.
Sept 11 Men’s Fellowship Breakfast at the Appleton City Church of God 7:00 a.m.
Sept 12 Breakfast buffet at the Knight’s Hall in Montrose to benefit the Keon Engeman and Owen Westhusing families 8:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Sept 12 Richard Woodruff at River of Life Fellowship in Rockville, MO 10:15 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Sept 13 Appleton City Park reception for Ted McDaniel 5:00-6:30 p.m. at 4th Street Fika