Community Interest

MDC and MoDOT invite schools to fight litter through trashcan decorating contest


MDC and MoDOT invite schools to fight litter through trashcan decorating contest

Deadline for submissions is March 15. Learn more at nomoretrash.org.

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) and the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) invite Missouri public, private, and home-school students in grades K-8 to help fight litter in the Show-Me State -- and to have creative and educational fun -- by participating in the 2019 "Yes You CAN Make Missouri Litter-Free" trashcan-decorating contest. The annual contest is sponsored by MDC and MoDOT as part of the state's "No MOre Trash!" statewide litter campaign.

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Augusta Fall Photo Contest Winners

Autumn is amazing!  Fall colors abound!  The two winning entries are proof of this year’s foliage display.  “An Augusta Tree,” taken by Rhia Wolf of Pacific, MO took first place. “Augusta Fall Colors” by Autumn Allen of Augusta, MO was the runner up.  Congratulations to both!

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Thank You for Supporting Benefit Auction for Needy

T & D tavern, a landmark tavern located on the outskirts of St. Charles County for over 40 years, held its annual auction for needy families in the area. Every year, the auction is more and more successful, this year raising just shy of $4,000. Special thanks goes to Jan Stevener, who was instrumental in setting up and coordinating the event.  

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