A Heartland community once again is honored for work to improve its quality of life.
Novinger, Missouri was among 29 communities honored at the Missouri Community Betterment Conference at Lake Ozark.
Novinger won first place for 'Youth Groups' in category two.
The MCB program is administered by the Missouri Community Betterment Educational Fund. MCBEF is a not-for-profit organization made up of businesses, public utilities, community representatives, federal and state agencies and individuals.