Community Events Calendar
Farmers Market
Aug 24 2017
16th Annual 4-Person Benefit Golf Scramble Bootheel Counseling Services
Aug 25 2017
Fall Health, Safety, and Resource Fair
Aug 29 2017
Farmers Market
Aug 31 2017
Keller Public Library Board of Directors Meeting
Aug 31 2017
Sweet Treats Sale sponsored by SoutheastHEALTH Auxiliary
Aug 31 2017
Children's Story Hour
Sep 5 2017
Commissioning of Officers Ceremony at the American Legion Kenady-Hanks Post 59
Sep 7

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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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