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Citizen Of Year

City of Wentzville’s Citizen of the Year nominations are now open

Posted on July 31, 2014 at 8:56 am

Do you know someone whose service or actions deserve special recognition? Consider nominating them for the 2014 Citizen of the Year award. Nominations for Wentzville’s 2014 Citizen of the Year award are open until Oct. 15. Forms are available online at www.wentzvillemo.org, at City Hall or by calling (636) 327-5101 to request a copy be mailed. Nominators may include any photos or documents that support the nomination. To submit a

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Dennis Gregory, last year's grand prize winner of $1,500 worth of electricity.

Cuivre River Electric’s Annual Meeting is August 8

Posted on July 30, 2014 at 4:25 pm

All Cuivre River Electric Cooperative members are invited to attend their cooperative’s Annual Meeting, Friday, Aug. 8 at the Family Arena in St. Charles.  “One lucky person will leave the meeting as a grand prize winner of free electricity for one year,” says Cuivre River Member Services Manager Kevin Hurd.  The grand prize is valued at $1,500. Two fortunate members will also leave the meeting as winners of $500 worth

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Sports

Sitting L to R: Tom, James and Dorothy McMahon; Standing: Holt Coach Ken Moore

Holt linebacker James McMahon commits to Missouri Baptist University

Posted on June 11, 2014 at 9:28 am

Holt High School senior linebacker James McMahon has committed to play football for the Spartans of Missouri Baptist University in St. Louis. With his mother Dorothy and father Tom by his side, McMahon signed his National Letter of Intent at Holt High School. “It’s a new program, along with exceptional academics and a great atmosphere,” said McMahon. “I’m very excited about the opportunity.” McMahon was a 3rd Team All-State and

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  • Timberland baseball player Shane Strom commits to Quincy University

    Posted on June 5, 2014 at 12:36 pm

    Back row - Frank Masters, THS Varsity Baseball Coach; Front row, L to R - Don, Shane, and Chris Strom.

    Timberland High School senior Shane Strom has committed to play baseball for the Hawks of Quincy University in Quincy, IL. With his mother Chris and father Don by his side, Strom signed his National Letter of Intent at Timberland High School. “It’s a great environment as well as a fun baseball team to be around,” said the pitcher. “They have a great team as well as awesome coaches!” This season

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  • Holt’s Brady Busateri commits to play basketball for Culver-Stockton College

    Posted on May 23, 2014 at 1:38 pm

    Seated, L to R: Tammy, Brady and Joseph Busateri;  Standing, L to R: Culver-Stockton Coach Jack Schrader and Holt Coach Chuck Arnold.

    Holt High School senior shooting guard Thomas “Brady” Busateri has committed to play basketball for the Wildcats of Culver-Stockton College in Canton, MO. With his mother Tammy and father Joseph by his side, Busateri signed his National Letter of Intent at Holt High School. “This is an excellent academic institution,” said Busateri. “It’s a top notch program in the nation and I’m very excited to be a part of it.”

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Lifestyles

Health

Crider Health Center & Parents As Teachers to host Family Health Festival

Posted on July 31, 2014 at 8:46 am

On Wednesday, August 6, 2014, Crider Health Center will partner with Parents As Teachers to host its free “Family Health Festival” from 5 pm to 7:30 pm at Crider Health Center, 1032 Crosswinds Court Wentzville, MO 63385. Crider Health Center has been serving the health needs of the underserved community since 1979. Primarily known for its behavioral health services, Crider Health Center offers St. Charles, Warren, Lincoln and Franklin Counties

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  • Katelyn Lewis named 2014 St. Charles County Fair Queen

    Posted on July 25, 2014 at 10:17 am

    Katelyn Lewis

    Congratulation to Katelyn Lewis for being named the 2014 St. Charles County Fair Queen. The queen coronation took place on Tuesday, July 22 at the St. Charles County Fair. Katelyn was sponsored by Playtime Party Center in Wentzville.

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  • Layton crowned Miss Show Me State 2014

    Posted on July 16, 2014 at 3:12 pm

    Chloe Layton

    Just crowned MISS SHOW ME STATE 2014, Chloe Layton, age 10, participated in the Miss American Coed Pageant, held July 11-13 in Lenexa, Kansas.  Girls aged 3-22, divided into six age divisions, competed in formal wear, interview, personal introduction and many optional contests.  Chloe Layton participated in the Sweetheart age division, along with other outstanding young ladies from across the states of Missouri, Nebraska and Kansas. The pageant program is

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Entertainment

Paint Palette

Paint Your County Parks Art Competition offers $1,000 purchase prize

Posted on July 21, 2014 at 9:12 am

Attention all Missouri and Illinois artists! The St. Charles County Parks Department and the Foundry Art Centre invite you to participate in the Paint Your County Parks competition. The art contest is free to enter and will begin on August 1, 2014. This competition will expose the area’s vibrant arts community and highlight the beauty and benefits of St. Charles County Parks. First place will receive a $1,000 purchase prize

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  • MOVIE REVIEW – “Deliver Us From Evil”

    Posted on July 17, 2014 at 8:53 am

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    Deliver Us MORE Evil Deliver Us from Evil – R **/**** Scott Derrickson seems to be the type of filmmaker who wants to explore his talents and try everything. He attempted science fiction with his remake of the 1951 classic The Day the Earth Stood Still, starring Keanu Reeves, he is slated to direct an adaptation of the Marvel superhero comic book series Doctor Strange and of course, he has

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  • 4th Annual Mike Hansen Memorial Trivia Night

    Posted on July 11, 2014 at 11:08 am

    Mike Hansen

    Tables are still available to participate in the 4th Annual Mike Hansen Memorial Trivia Night Auction, which honors paramedic, Mike Hansen who passed away in the line of duty, at the age of 38. The event will take place Sat., Aug. 2 at Immaculate Conception Parish Hall, located at 2089 Hanley Road in Dardenne. Doors open at 6 p.m. with play beginning at 7 p.m. The evening features games, prizes,

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