Community Events Calendar
Auntie M Project 2015 in Memory of Marilyn Taylor Williams
Apr 25 2015
CRUISIN FOR KIDS
Apr 25 2015
Relay For Life of Stoddard County Survivor Dinner
Apr 27 2015
Children's Story Hour presented by Keller Public Library
Apr 28 2015
Relay for Life of Stoddard County Team Captain Meeting
Apr 28 2015
Dexter High School Honors Banquet
Apr 30 2015
Keller Library Board of Directors Meeting
Apr 30 2015
Relay For Life of Stoddard County
May 1 2015

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Welcome to the City of Dexter.

Dexter and the surrounding area are rich in history from the early 1800's to the present. There are two museums in Dexter with six or seven more in surrounding areas.

Just north of Dexter lies the county seat, Bloomfield, home of the first Stars & Stripes newspaper published by Union Soldiers in 1861. Between Dexter and Bloomfield is the Stars & Stripes Museum/Library, which houses information and artifacts from the Civil War to present including the original first issue of The Stars & Stripes newspaper.

Totaling over 35 thousand acres, the area is home to seven State Wildlife Conservation areas. All are open to the public for hunting, fishing, wildlife viewing, hiking, camping, or just getting away from it all.

 
 
City of Dexter
515B West Market • PO Box 21 • Dexter, MO 63841
Phone: 573-624-7458 • Toll Free: 800-332-8857 • Fax: 573-624-7459
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