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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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Steve Brown

Lake Saint Louis Community Association votes on Board candidates

Posted on October 23, 2014 at 9:25 am

The Lake Saint Louis Community Association Board of Directors Election was recently held and the two candidates that were chosen to fill the two available seats are  Steve Brown and Dee Davenport. The vote count was as follows: Steve Brown – 1020 Dee Davenport – 640 Tom Pollihan – 592

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  • Lake Saint Louis Police Department to sponsor Warners’ Warm-up Coat Drive

    Posted on October 22, 2014 at 5:08 pm

    Warner Warm Up Logo

    Fourteen years after its inception and over 180,000 coats later, the Warners’ Warm-up Coat Drive has become a dependable resource for impoverished men, women and children in the Bi-State.  The Lake Saint Louis Police Department is proud to team up with the Kurt Warner First Things First Foundation and Operation Food Search for the 14th annual Warners’ Warm-Up Winter Coat Drive. The Lake Saint Louis Police Department has once again

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  • Wentzville to flush fire hydrants week of October 27

    Posted on October 17, 2014 at 9:42 am

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    The City of Wentzville’s Water Division will be flushing fire hydrants during the week of Oct. 27. By flushing our fire hydrants, we are able to remove most sedimentation from our water system and at the same time inspect the fire hydrants to ensure they are in proper operating condition. To view a map of the affected areas, visit http://www.wentzvillemo.org/Hydrant Flush 2014.pdf. Brief descriptions of the affected areas are listed

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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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Lifestyles

Gold Award

Harris receives Girl Scouts highest honor

Posted on October 16, 2014 at 10:26 am

Holt High graduate Katherine Harris has been awarded the Girl Scout Gold Award for her literacy project called “Read All You Can Read”. Harris wants to tackle child literacy in the area. She said the ability of children to succeed in school and reading at grade level, was her projects root cause. The Girls Scout Gold Award is the highest award a girl scout can receive. Harris held a social

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  • Wentzville elementary schools celebrate International Walk to School Day

    Posted on October 9, 2014 at 10:26 am

    Walk to School 2014

    Heritage Primary, Green Tree and Discovery Ridge Elementary Schools in the Wentzville School District joined schools from around the world to celebrate International Walk to School Day. More than 300 students from Green Tree walked to school from Boulevard Park Wednesday morning along with parents, teachers, staff members, and Lake Saint Louis Police Officers. At Heritage Primary, students, parents and staff walked from Fireman’s Park to their school with an

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  • COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT… The Smedshammers

    Posted on October 8, 2014 at 2:11 pm

    Don and Reba Smedshammer

    COMMUNITY SPOTLIGHT The Smedshammers The game of golf is one that teaches and guides our participants in a wonderful direction with potential. It is one that teaches respect, etiquette, patience, encouragement, and independence as well as building positive relationships. It is a lifelong sport where our young golfers learn there is no room for bullying, defacing property or swear words. There are rules to follow or simply leave. The Lake

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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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  • Halloween Window Decorating Contest in Wentzville

    Posted on September 25, 2014 at 10:20 am

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    The Wentzville Downtown Business Association and Wentzville Parks & Recreation are sponsoring a Halloween Window Decorating Contest. Participants must be in 4th or 5th grade and applications must be returned to Wentzville Parks & Recreation by October 20 by mail or in person to 968 Meyer Rd., Wentzville, MO  63385. Paints will be available at Progress Park on Oct. 23-24, participants must supply the brushes. Window location will be assigned

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