Our Lady's Inn, Defiance, Part-Time Positions Available

Our Lady's Inn in Defiance has part-time openings available.  To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Human Resources Manager: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlmann has appointed John Lyons as the County Engineer for the St. Charles County Highway Department. Lyons was confirmed by the St. Charles County Council at the Monday, Jan. 10, meeting, and will begin his duties immediately. He replaces Craig Tajkowski who is retiring after 26 years working for the County. 

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The Leaf That Winter Forgot

By Dan Zarlenga, Missouri Department of Conservation

Green leaves growing in the middle of January? Impossible, right? Not so in the unusual world of nature. Take a hike this winter through the wooded slopes of rich bottomlands, or perhaps along a stream, or explore the bottom of a ravine. Turn your gaze downward, and you might just see a peculiar green leaf growing from the forest floor. And yes, right in the middle of winter even!

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Changes to the Augusta Photo Contest

By Gay Eskew

In 2022 the “Best of Augusta” Photo Contest will scale down to only one contest this year for the kids 12 and under category. This year's contest will coincide with the start of school in September; this is a fascinating time for taking thoughtful, inspiring pictures by our younger photographers.

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A Letter from Dutzow Community Club

We hope that you had a Great Holiday season. Even though we are in the middle of the coldest part of winter, baseball and softball season is right around the corner. The Dutzow Community Club will be holding our 2022 signups over the next few months and we hope your family can join us for the upcoming season.

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Community Associations Institute Volunteer Leader of the Year 2021

On December 9, 2021, the Community Associations Institute Heartland Chapter was honored to present Jerry Thornton, Lake Sherwood Estates Association, with this year’s chapter award in the community association industry, as Volunteer Leader of the Year, 2021. Jerry received the award at the CAI Heartland Annual Meeting/Holiday Party.

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