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Retired Army Chief Warrant Officer, Randy Ottinger

Ottinger to be guest speaker at Lake Saint Louis Veterans Day Ceremony

Posted on October 31, 2014 at 4:17 pm

It is with great honor that the observance of Veterans Day will be held on the traditional 11-11-11 at the Lake Saint Louis Veterans Memorial Park, adjacent to the Lake Saint Louis City Hall and Police Department.  The ceremony will begin precisely at 11 a.m. and end one hour later. The guest speaker for this important Day of Thanks to our Veterans will be Retired Army Chief Warrant Officer Randy

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St. Charles County renews WIC Services contract

Posted on October 30, 2014 at 9:42 am

The St. Charles County Department of Community Health and the Environment has renewed its contract with the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services to continue operating the popular Women, Infants and Children program (WIC) in 2015. With approximately 2,000 clients participating each month in St. Charles County, WIC provides specific nutritious supplemental foods and nutrition education at no cost to qualifying pregnant or breastfeeding women, postpartum women, infants and

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  • Timberland student elected as DECA State President

    Posted on October 30, 2014 at 9:20 am

    Sheridan Mate

    Timberland High School senior Sheridan Mate has been selected as the Missouri State DECA President for the 2014-15 school year. State officers were elected and installed during the Missouri DECA Fall Leadership and State Officer Election Conference held Oct. 19-20 in Lake Ozark, MO. The annual state conference was attended by more than 600 high school marketing students and their teachers. The newly elected officers were determined on the basis

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  • Juveniles taken into custody over Drano bomb incident in Wentzville

    Posted on October 28, 2014 at 11:40 am


    On October 25, 2014 around 10:50 p.m., Wentzville Dispatch received a report of what the caller believed to be 2 or 3 shots fired in the area of Emerald Green Dr located in the Bear Creek Subdivision.  Officers responded to the area and located several plastic drink bottles which had ruptured.  It is believed the rupture was caused by a chemical reaction from within the bottles, this is commonly known

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Madisen Dattilo

Madisen Dattilo places third in Div. II Nationals

Posted on August 8, 2014 at 1:10 pm

Lake Saint Louis Ski Club member, Madisen Dattilo performed recently at the Division II Nationals in Swivel Skiing and placed third. The competition was held in Warsaw, Indiana. Dattilo is a student at Holt High School and has been involved with the Ski Club for over 10 years. She also does Showgirls Ballet Line, Swivel and the All-Girls Pyramid. She is the daughter of Joe and Tricia Dattilo of Lake

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  • Holt linebacker James McMahon commits to Missouri Baptist University

    Posted on June 11, 2014 at 9:28 am

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

    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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Pictured are Kaleena Guion, leader Stephanie Guion, Ambassadors President Jim Redfield, and Lilly Bookout.

Ambassadors of Lake Saint Louis support local Junior Girl Scouts

Posted on October 31, 2014 at 4:14 pm

The Ambassadors of Lake Saint Louis recently provided $200 to Girl Scout Junior Troop 3481.  Over the last three years, this local troop has prepared care packages with handmade holiday cards for military members that pass through the USO Lounge at Lambert Airport.  Last year, nearly 200 packages were donated.

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  • WASSI announces Cultural Arts/Senior Center Building committee chairperson

    Posted on October 31, 2014 at 4:12 pm


    Rick Stokes, Wentzville resident, realtor, politician and WASSI member has accepted the voluntary position with WASSI-Wentzville Area Senior Services Inc. as  Building Committee Chairperson for its “Cultural Arts/Senior Center”.

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  • Peine Ridge Elementary welcomes all Veterans

    Posted on October 24, 2014 at 8:00 am


    The students and staff of Peine Ridge Elementary in the Wentzville School District, invite all surrounding communities to join them in honoring our veterans and all those serving in the U.S.Military.  Please join them on Friday, November 7 at 1:30 p.m. at Peine Ridge Elementary. The Wentzville/LSL VFW Post 10350 will be the presenting Color Guard. They will be honoring the veterans with a video tribute, vocal salute to all

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Halo-Wing Color

Annual Halo-Wing event is a passion for Lake Saint Louis couple

Posted on October 22, 2014 at 4:51 pm

Each year when Bill Boedeker and Deborah Carrington-Boedeker stop by the Newstime office to plan their promotion for their annual “Halo-Wing” event, the pride and passion they have in making this event a success is undeniable. “Halo-Wing began in an unsuspecting way,” said Deborah. “We really never gave Halloween much thought. Our parents participated in the past, we participated each year and it was something all of us did as

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  • Holt Marching Band takes First Place at Farmington Marching Band Festival

    Posted on September 30, 2014 at 9:40 am

    Members of the Holt Marching Band

    The Holt Marching Indians recently took First Place overall at the Farmington Marching Band Festival. This was the first competition of the marching season for the Indians and in addition to the top prize, the band brought home caption awards for Best Percussion Performance and Best Visual Performance. Well done Indians! The Holt Marching Band is 180 members strong and is directed by James Cunningham with assistance from Henry Kappler,

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  • MOVIE REVIEW – Let’s Be Cops

    Posted on August 20, 2014 at 9:34 am


    A phony cop comedy, in both senses of the phrase Let’s Be Cops – R ZERO/**** By Jason Wiese Audiences usually take the time to watch comedy to have fun and laugh. To put it simply, as I watched the buddy (fake) cop comedy Let’s Be Cops, I never laughed, nor did I have any fun. I could not wait to leave. In Let’s Be Cops, from The Girl Next

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