Jefferson City Medical Group is proud to announce the addition of its newest family medicine doctor, Patrick Sporleder, D.O. Patrick has practiced family medicine in Jefferson City for over 30 years. He was previously with Capital Region Medical Center, a location he will continue to practice out of while taking on new patients. From 2011 to 2015, he worked with Jefferson City Medical Group.
3527 W. Truman Blvd. | (573) 635-5264 |

The Therapy Clubhouse is now open and offers pediatric speech and language therapy. Owner and speech-language pathologist Brianne Morgan is currently taking new clients and hopes to expand the clinic to include occupational and physical therapy in the future.
3405 W. Truman Blvd., Ste. 210 | (573) 299-0363 |

ABC 17 is pleased to announce Marissa Hollowed is re-joining the ranks as evening co-anchor. Marissa led the station’s newscasts from 2014 -2017 before leaving for KMOV-TV in St. Louis. Many Mid-Missourians remember Marissa for her impactful reporting on community issues like gang activity, neighborhood safety, and the opioid crisis. Marissa will co-anchor in the evenings along with anchor/reporter Lucas Geisler and contribute to the station’s investigative unit.
501 Business Loop 70 East, Columbia | (573) 449-1700 |

To help provide equitable learning access and opportunities while helping local youth remain connected, UScellular has donated six wireless hotspots and two years of service valued at $6,756 to Building Community Bridges as part of its After School Access Project. Through the project, the company has pledged to donate up to $13 million in hotspots and service to provide 50,000 youth with reliable internet access. To date, the company has donated more than 3,800 hotspots valued at $3.7 million. Eligible 501(c)(3) nonprofit organizations are encouraged to apply.
213 E. Ashley St. | (314)

Central Trust Company is pleased to announce Emily Kampeter as its new vice president and wealth management advisor. Emily worked in Central Bank’s government division for over eight years, developing and maintaining banking and investment relationships with key government agencies, statewide associations, and legal entities. She also was integral in the knowledge and growth of health savings accounts for the bank. Before joining Central Bank, she spent nearly eight years in state government, gaining extensive knowledge and training in legislative affairs, healthcare, financial literacy, customer service, and project management. Emily’s role at Central Trust Company is to develop relationships with potential clients and match client investment and estate planning needs with Central Trust’s services. Central Trust Company is also pleased to announce Darrell Mantle as its new relationship manager. Darrell has more than 30 years of experience in the banking and financial services industry. He began his career at Central Bank in 1991, spending the past 12 years as the community banking president of Holts Summit. Darrell’s favorite part of his job is helping clients through life’s most important milestones, from purchasing their first car or home to planning for retirement. Darrell’s primary role at Central Trust Company is to provide wealth advisory, tax and estate planning strategies, and fiduciary services to clients.
111 E. Miller St. | (573) 634-1291 |

The Jefferson City Police Department welcomes Eric Wilde as its new chief. This new appointment comes after the department’s former chief Roger Schroeder retired in March. Eric joined the JCPD in 1998 and worked in various roles including patrol, traffic, SWAT, and crisis negotiations. His goals as police chief are to improve the protocols currently in place, get the department more involved with the community, and improve staffing concerns.
401 Monroe St. | (573)

Mid America Bank has promoted Michael Boyce Jr. to loan officer at the Holts Summit branch, where he’ll assist customers with their consumer, residential, commercial, and agricultural loan needs. Michael earned a bachelor’s degree in business and finance from Westminster College and resides in Holts Summit with his wife and three daughters. He is a member of several organizations, including Holts Summit Optimist Club and New Bloomfield Education Foundation, and he is also an active attendee of First Assembly of Godin Jefferson City. Mid America Bank has also promoted Melissa Huhn to assistant vice president, loan processing manager. Melissa is now responsible for all aspects of the loan processing department. She currently resides in Wardsville with her family and loves being involved with her children’s sports activities.She is also an avid supporter of Central Missouri Humane Society and Feeding America.
1511 Friendship Rd. | (573) 635-0019 |

Jefferson Bank is pleased to announce Rolla-area mortgage loan officer Erin Adamson has accepted a position with the Jefferson Bank mortgage team. As a long-time lender in the area, she brings great market awareness to the position and is heavily invested in the Rolla community. Erin specializes in first-time homebuyer, relocation, and VA loans. Jefferson Bank also welcomes Stephanie Blaske as a lender in her hometown of Owensville. As a longtime lender in the area, she brings great market awareness to the position and is heavily invested in the community. Stephanie specializes in conventional first homes/second homes, government loans, and investment properties.
(573) 634-0888 |

A Pappo’s Pizzaria & Pub will be opening in Jefferson City offering stone-cooked pizza made with fresh ingredients, cold beer, and a newly renovated atmosphere. Owners expect to be open for lunch and dinner by the fall.
2300 Missouri Blvd. | @papposjeffcity |

SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital has received the American Heart Association’s Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines® — Stroke Quality Achievement Award for its commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment, according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines. Each year, program participants. qualify for the award by demonstrating how their organization has committed to providing quality care for stroke patients. In addition to following treatment guidelines, Get With The Guidelines participants educate patients to help them manage their health and recovery at home.
2505 Mission Dr., Ste. 210 | (573) 681-3187 |

SSM Health St. Mary’s Hannah Rader, patient care technician, received The Sunshine Award which recognizes the care team that supports nursing staff to provide patients with the compassion and care they deserve. Kate Smith, RN, read the touching nomination submitted by a family member of a patient. After the surprise presentation, she received flower sand sunshine cookies.
2505 Mission Dr., Ste. 210 | (573) 681-3187 |

SSM Health is pleased to announce Kenneth (K.C.) DeBoer has been named regional president for Mid-Missouri. A highly experienced healthcare leader, K.C. previously served as president and CEO of Prairie Lakes Healthcare System in South Dakota as well as Jamestown Regional Medical Center in North Dakota. A registered nurse, K.C. earned an Associate of Arts degree in Nursing and a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Services Administration, both from the University of South Dakota. He also holds a Master of Health Services Administration degree from the University of Kansas. K.C. is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and is active in several civic and community organizations.
2505 Mission Dr., Suite 210 | (573) 681-3187 |