Poplar Bluff


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Poplar Bluff,

city (1990 pop. 16,996), seat of Butler co., SE Mo., in the Ozark foothills, on the low bluffs of the Black River near the Ark. line; inc. 1870. It is a trade, shipping, and medical center in a fertile farming area. Among its manufactures are transportation equipment; plastic, wood, and paper products; furniture; building materials; flour; and shoes. Nearby are Mark Twain National Forest and Wappapello Dam.
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Three Rivers Healthcare, owned by Tenet Healthcare Corporation, is the only hospital in Poplar Bluff and its eight-county service area.
We continue to see demand for mobile Internet skyrocket, and our 4G LTE network in Poplar Bluff responds to what customers want from their mobile experience - more, faster, reliably, on the best devices," said John Sondag, president of AT&T Missouri.
He lived in Poplar Bluff and in Junction City before moving to Eugene in 1952.
Poplar Bluff, MO; Kevin Mason, Electricom, Paoli, IN; Greg Schroeder, Flowers Construction Company Inc.
So far, El Gran Senor's daughters have produced top-level winners such as Grand Slam (by Gone West), Honest Lady (Seattle Slew) and Vicar (Wild Again) in the US, and Poplar Bluff (Dowsing) in France, plus Honest Lady's top-class half-brother Chester House (Mr Prospector).
New officers of Rowe Furniture are Michael Boggins, vice president engineering; Gary Dollins, vice president and general manager of the Poplar Bluff manufacturing facility; and Patricia Severson, vice president, sales services and solutions.
Now that Seven Peaks owns a total of four Fun Centers, including the recent acquisitions of Seven Peaks Fun Center Sandy in February 2012 and Seven Peaks Fun Center Poplar Bluff in Missouri in May 2012, it was time to put all of the Fun Center venues under the Seven Peaks name to eliminate confusion.
The city of Poplar Bluff has introduced a Missouri Purchasing Group making use of an e-procurement solution called SourceSuite at bidnet.
In February, Citizens State Bank of Bald Knob became part of Southern Bank of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, a bank that was already doing business in White County.
Over its first 23 years, the Poplar Bluff plant has consistently produced millions of engines each year while improving the efficiency of the facility and maintaining high quality standards.
The Three Rivers Forestry Club at Missouri's Three Rivers College, otherwise known as the Triple Creek Cutters, has partnered with the city of Poplar Bluff to create a unique tree nursery.
Poplar Bluff, MO; Hixson, TN; Kevin Mason, Electricom, Paoli, IN; Greg Schroeder, Flowers Construction Company Inc.