On 2019s Veterans Day, President Trump saluted veterans as well as those who are currently in active duty of the United States military.
To honor the veterans in the state, Missouri’s Governor Mike Parson will be participating in numerous Veterans Day events this weekend.
The Alton Senior Center is currently taking up a collection of nonperishable items for the seniors.
Many Americans celebrate the second Monday of October as Columbus Day, a day where many can remember Christopher Columbus’s voyage in 1492.
The first Monday in September is often known as the unofficial end of summer as well as the start of a new school year.
On July 4, 2019, Thayer, Missouri held a fireworks celebration at the Thayer High School.
Despite heat and humidity, the crowd still showed up for the annual Alton, Missouri fireworks display.
From now until July 5, 2019 local Boy Scouts Troop 102 is selling fireworks. Their purpose is to raise funds.
In 1868 General John Logan called for a nationwide day to remember those who had served in the U.S. military.
The National Day of Prayer was once again celebrated. On May 2, 2019 residents gathered in Alton to pray for our governing officials. The gathering was planned for 12:15 p.m. This allowed local workers to gather alongside others, grab a quick lunch, before returning to work.
Once again Alton, MO held an Easter sunrise service. On Easter Sunday, April 21, 2019, the First Baptist Church of Alton, MO opened its doors to welcome the community to an early resurrection service.
Once again it is time for the annual Easter Egg hunt held in Alton, Missouri. Weather permitting, this hunt is held each year. Residents from all over come to have their children participate