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Augusta Harvest Festival September 16 & 17

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Best Apple Crop in 50 Years at Centennial Farms Augusta

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NMSR is One of Four Awarded “Sharing Success” Grants From CREC and CoBank

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    • Side by Side 13, a New Melle Tribute

      September 12, 2022
      August 26, 2022, marked the one-year anniversary of the attack in Kabul, Afghanistan that killed Marine Lance Corporal Jared Schmitz along with 12 other service members and countless Afghans.

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    • Best Apple Crop in 50 Years at Centennial Farms Augusta

      September 04, 2022 Centennial Farms in Augusta is thrilled to announce the best apple crop in 50 years. They have around 800 trees in the orchard, and the branches are touching the ground. After two years of small crops because of frost, the trees are making up for it. The hot summer days help excellent flavor develop in the apples, and cool nights improve the color.

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    • Augusta Harvest Festival September 16 & 17

      September 03, 2022 The 2022 Augusta Harvest Festival is on September 16 & 17. The event kicks off Friday night, with “Swinging in the Vines,”. (This event has sold out.) On Saturday, September 17, the day starts with a 5K run followed by a parade, pie contest and kids' activities, live music by the Texas Giants, and much more.

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    • NMSR is One of Four Awarded "Sharing Success" Grants From CREC and CoBank

      August 09, 2022

       

      TROY, MO, August 8, 2022 – Four charitable organizations were each awarded a $5,000 “Sharing Success” grant by Cuivre River Electric Cooperative (CREC) and CoBank. The recipients of the 2022 grants are Anne’s Anchor, New Melle Sports & Recreation (NMSR), The Sparrow’s Nest, and Warren County Literacy.

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Jerry Burbes, 73, of New Melle, Missouri, passed away March 10, 2020, at St. Joseph Hospital, St. Charles, Missouri. 

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The son of John and Madeline June (DeHart) Burbes, he was born May 30, 1946 in St. Louis, Missouri. On June 4, 1971, at St. Charles, Missouri, he married Constance Sue Rauch, who preceded him in death on March 31, 2018. Also preceding him were his parents.He is survived by: one daughter, Carrie Stevener and her husband, Tyson of New Melle, Missouri; three sons, Brian Burbes and his wife, Leigh Ann of Troy, Missouri, Craig Burbes and his wife, Marili of Austin, Texas and Matt Burbes of New Melle, Missouri; seven grandchildren, Jordyn and Bailey Burbes, Hayden and Bennett Stevener and Rubi, Lina and Maya Burbes; and one sister, Becky Burbes of Georgetown, Texas.

Mr. Burbes was an educator his entire life with Francis Howell School District. He was a teacher, coach and administrator. He was active with the Missouri Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association and a member of the St. Charles County and the St. Louis County Athletic Hall of Fame.

Visitation will be held from 12 until 6 p.m., Sunday, March 15, 2020 at Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Pkwy, Wentzville, Missouri 63385 (636-327-6600) and from 10 – 11 a.m., Monday morning. A memorial service will be at 11:00 a.m., Monday, March 16, 2020 at the funeral home. Committal will be at St. John's UCC Cemetery, 60 St. Johannes Lane, Foristell, MO. Memorial donations may be made to Trevor Joerling Memorial Scholarship or Bill Todd Scholarship Fund.