George Schmidt Appreciation Award

At the New Melle Viking Elite baseball picnic on July 13th, George Schmidt received recognition for his many years volunteering with youth sports. He was presented with a plaque that read: “Legendary Coach George Schmidt. Thank you for over 40 years of service to Youth Sports in New Melle.”

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5 Reasons Why You Should Join a Book Club

by Tiffani Stewart
St. Charles City-County Library 

If you stop by the Boone’s Trail Branch on the second Monday evening of any month, you’ll find a group sitting in a circle. They are there to discuss a book that they have all read, but they are also there to catch up with friends. They are there to discuss different ideas and opinions. They are there to learn. They are there to laugh.

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Voting for Cuivre River Electric Cooperative’s Board of Directors and a bylaw proposition opens on July 19

Troy, Mo., July 1, 2020 – Voting for candidates to fill four, three-year term seats on Cuivre River Electric Cooperative’s (CREC) Board of Directors, and voting on a cooperative bylaw proposition opens on July 19.  Candidates are as follows (incumbents have an asterisk following their name):

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Local Artist to be Featured at Lillian Yahn Gallery, Reception July 9

Local artist Brenda Fraser of New Melle has been selected as a featured artist by the St. Charles County Arts Council for the month of July. The exhibit, “From Broken to Whole: Memory Mosaics Celebrating Life” will run at the Lillian Yahn Gallery, 3028 Winghaven Blvd. from July 1 through July 31. A welcoming reception will be held Friday, July 9, 2021 at 5:30 p.m. at the gallery.

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