The Cuivre River Electric Community Trust Board is funding a record amount of college scholarships in 2019.
This year, 80 students from the cooperative’s four-county service area are receiving scholarships totaling $74,000.
The Augusta Elementary Parent-Teacher Organization (PTO) would like to announce its 7th Annual Dinner Auction will be held on Saturday, November 2, 2019, again at the Augusta American Legion Post 262 Hall, also known as the Harmonie Verein Cultural Arts Center.
Each year more than 132,000 students in grades 6-8 enter the VFW’s Patriot’s Pen youth essay contest. The national first-place winner wins $5,000 and an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C. The first-place winner from each state competes for national awards totaling $55,000, with each first-place state winner receiving a minimum of $500 at the national level.
Francis Howell is ranked as the best school district in St. Charles County and the #11 best school district in Missouri, according to the 2020 Best Schools in America list released by Niche. That state ranking is two spots higher than last year and, with more than 500 public school districts in the state, puts FHSD in the top three percent in Missouri.
The New Melle Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the 2019 scholarship recipients: Jensen Brakensiek, Darby Joerling, Adam Molitor and Tyler Tschannen.