Volume 1, Number 9 Thank You 2012 Corporate Sponsors October 2012 Spirit Award Winner Four Corners Development Company feels that by providing responsibly priced single and two family housing opportunities, it is making possible not only the future growth of Sikeston, but the attainment of the American dream for so many that would not otherwise be able to take advantage of such. Since it is the family unit that builds a community, it is our goal to encourage the growth of that sector of our population. In turn, these are the people who then continue to build our town. Click here to see past Spirit Winners! Four Corners Development Corp. 717 Tanner Street, Sikeston, MO 63801 Dr. Hagler Attends September Luncheon Dr. Jon Hagler currently serves as Missouri’s twentyfirst Director of Agriculture, appointed by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon. Prior to Missouri Department of Agriculture becoming the Director of AgriculP.O. Box 630, Jefferson City, MO 65102 ture, Dr. Hagler served as Gov. Ph: (573) 751-5617, Fax: (573) 751-1784 Nixon’s principal agricultural and E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org environmental policy adviser and was instrumental in developing the Governor’s agricultural and environmental policies. He traveled over 60,000 miles meeting with farmers and farm families in every corner of Missouri to learn about their operations and assess their needs. Dr. Hagler previously worked with the University of Missouri-Rolla (now, Missouri University of Science & Technology) and the California State Polytechnic University - Pomona. Dr. Hagler also served as the Chief of Staff to Missouri’s Speaker of the House and to the Speaker Pro Tem. A summa cum laude graduate of Truman State University (formerly Northeast Missouri State University), Dr. Hagler holds a master’s degree in political science from the University of Missouri-Columbia and a doctorate in political science from Washington University in St. Louis. Who would you like to recognize for their achievements? Call or email us with your nominations!