Community Events Calendar
Annual Wreaths Across America Ceremony
Dec 17 2017
Elks Lodge Meeting
Dec 22 2016
New Years Day
Jan 1 2017
SoutheastHEALTH Auxiliary General Meeting
Jan 2 2017
Board of Alderman Meeting
Jan 3 2017
Stoddard County Fair Board Meeting
Jan 9 2017
Business After Hours - Ag Resource Management
Jan 10 2017
Elks Lodge Meeting
Jan 12 2017

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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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