St. Charles County Parks longtime Boone Home volunteer Colonel Robert Pecoraro of Cottleville recently received the 2018 Outstanding Interpretive Volunteer Award from the National Association of Interpretation (NAI) at the group's national workshop on Nov. 30 in New Orleans, LA. Pecoraro is only the 12th person to be honored with this prestigious award. He also received the NAI's Region 6 2017 Outstanding Interpretive Volunteer Award last year along with fellow parks volunteer Colonel Barney Combs.
The summer session of social dance classes is starting at St. Charles Community College the week of Jan. 13. Classes will be held in the College Center dance studio on the SCC campus, 4601 Mid Rivers Mall Drive in Cottleville. Classes will be held Jan. 13-Mar. 11.
St. Charles Community College and Aerobotics LLC are offering two exciting drone workshops this spring: Introduction to Drone Ownership and Part 107 Remote Pilot Certification Prep.
Dec. 10, 2018: Later this week crews are scheduled to open the new southbound Route 61 exit and entrance ramps at Route P/Peine Road. Weather permitting, the ramps will open on Thursday, December 13. The exact time for the opening has not been set. When the new exit and entrance ramps open, the turn to and from Champions Lane will be permanently closed.
As of Dec. 3rd, 2018, the Hunt for Hunger program had raised 6,000 pounds of venison for area food pantries this year!
On Sunday, October 28, 2018, former teacher, Mabel (Freese) Busdieker, and several of the students she taught in 1948 at the Cappeln School – a one room school house located on Becker-Joerling Road – gathered for a 70th year reunion.
Randall and Angela Gust of New Melle are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter Julia to Daniel Kelley, son of Deborah and the late Bradley Kelley of Augusta.