Community Interest

New Melle VFW Earns High Honors

Congratulations Thiemann-Tidd Post 5651. For the first time in the New Melle VFW Post's history, the post has earned All-American status! Each year, a select group of VFW Posts throughout the nation are recognized for outstanding participation in VFW programs and membership.

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VFW Veterans Celebration

On Sunday, July 17, the New Melle VFW Post #5651 hosted a Veterans Celebration. Meals were free for all Veterans and were sponsored by Karrenbrock Construction, Porky Joerling Trucking, Elite Mechanical and Blondin Professional Real Estate.

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Augusta's Hidden Gems - Presentation of Local Wine Cellars

Story and photos submitted by Angela Stephens

On July 10th, the Historic Augusta Museum highlighted a few very special wine cellars with pictures from Angela Stephens and commentary from Tom Whelan. Such cellars included Paul and Melissa Hughes/Honey Bee Vineyard, The Wine Hall, Mount Pleasant, Sally Heining/Ernst Stock home, and Randal Oaks/Dr. Gerling home.

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To help students meet Missouri requirements before the next school year begins, the St. Charles County Department of Public Health’s Immunization Clinic offers Back-to-School vaccinations on Tuesdays and Thursdays, Aug. 9-25, at the Immunization Clinic (1650 Boone’s Lick Road in St. Charles). Appointments are necessary, and a parent or guardian must accompany those under 18. 

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CREC sponsors five students at CYCLE

Five area students sponsored by Cuivre River Electric Cooperative were among nearly 100 students who participated in the Missouri Electric Cooperative CYCLE (Cooperative Youth Conference and Leadership Experience) program. The conference was held July 13-15 at the Double Tree Hotel in Jefferson City.

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