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From right to left… (Rep. Bryan Spencer, Carolyn Foushee, Rose Barrale, Ralph Barrale, Lynne Dacey, Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder) Absent, Rep. Justin Hill.

Ralph Barrale recognized at Annual Lieutenant Governor’s Senior Service Award

Posted on May 21, 2015 at 9:46 am

Ralph Barrale is a St. Louis native that has truly done a great service to the state of Missouri and the United States as a whole. Barrale was drafted into the U.S Army in 1943 as a military policeman. After landing on the Utah beachhead, he joined General George Patton’s Third Army, and fought in the Battle of the Bulge. He also participated in the capture of the Ludendorff Bridge

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SSM Health Care – St. Louis breaks ground on outpatient facility in Wentzville

Posted on May 21, 2015 at 2:04 pm

SSM Health Care – St. Louis breaks ground today on a new $10.4 million outpatient health care facility to be built near the campus of SSM St. Joseph Health Center – Wentzville. It will make health care more convenient and coordinated for residents in western St. Charles, Warren and Lincoln counties. Located a half-mile north of Interstate 70 on Wentzville Parkway, the planned 22,000 sq. foot outpatient center will provide

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  • Morning Star Church to host community blood drive

    Posted on May 18, 2015 at 3:49 pm

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    Morning Star Church will be hosting a community wide blood drive on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 from 3:30 to 7 p.m. at 1600 Feise Road, Dardenne Prairie, Mo. The Mississippi Regional Blood Center will be collecting the donations. Lead Pastor of Morning Star Church states, “I encourage all our members and the community to take part in this worthy cause. By donating, we can help others in need right here

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  • Wentzville School District Graduation Ceremonies announced

    Posted on May 18, 2015 at 3:46 pm

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    The Wentzville School District will hold high school graduation ceremonies for the Class of 2015 at the Family Arena in St. Charles on Sunday, June 7th. Nearly 900 seniors from Holt and Timberland will graduate and receive their diplomas, and the 10,000 seat Family Arena will allow WSD graduates to bring as many guests as they like. Collectively, WSD seniors have been awarded over $13.5 million in scholarships from institutes

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Sports

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Boyer Academy martial arts students compete in Iowa

Posted on April 29, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Boyer Academy took a team of martial arts students to Iowa to compete on April 18th, 2015. These students did a great job at the competition bringing home 63 medals and one 6 foot tall Grand Champion trophy. They have trained long and hard for this event and show great skill.  For more information about Boyer Academy or to sign up for classes, visit  www.boyeracademy.com.  They offer martial arts for

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  • Going to 2015 Women’s Gymnastics Championships!

    Posted on April 23, 2015 at 10:10 am

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    Way to go Andrea Buschkoetter  and Claire Bonacorsi at Region 4 Women’s Gymnastics championships! Andrea placed 2nd in regionals and Claire placed 4th. They are both going to Westerns in Spokane, WA May 8-10. Only the top 7 gymnasts from the region are going to Westerns. Region 4 is made up of  seven states including Missouri. Andrea and Claire are students at Stacey’s Gymnastics in Wentzville.

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  • Dustin Gray signs National Letter of Intent

    Posted on February 13, 2015 at 9:41 am

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    Timberland High School senior Dustin Gray has signed a National Letter of Intent to wrestle for the West Virginia University Mountaineers. Dustin was joined by his mother Angela, father Darren, and sisters Dominique and Danielle, as well as head coach Matt Collum for the signing at Timberland High School. Gray is a three-time Fargo All-American, and has placed at the state level three times. He plans to study pre-med at

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Lifestyles

From left: Scott Moss, Zach Meier, Alex Johnson, Tim Cooper, Capt. Matt Cooper, Bob Cabral, Nick Davis, Luke Sandine, Tim Wiechens. Project mascots were Capt. Cooper’s dogs, Scooby and Ike.

Tiger Docks provides dock installation for local hero

Posted on May 21, 2015 at 10:42 am

Tiger Docks™ crew members recently volunteered a Saturday to install a floating wood dock and ramp for Marine Captain Matt Cooper of Wentzville at his rural retreat outside of Perryville. Captain Cooper, a recipient of the Purple Heart, was critically injured in 2009 when an IED blew up underneath his patrol truck in Afghanistan. He lost his right leg, broke every bone in his left leg, and suffered a spinal

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  • Ralph Barrale recognized at Annual Lieutenant Governor’s Senior Service Award

    Posted on May 21, 2015 at 9:46 am

    From right to left… (Rep. Bryan Spencer, Carolyn Foushee, Rose Barrale, Ralph Barrale, Lynne Dacey, Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder) Absent, Rep. Justin Hill.

    Ralph Barrale is a St. Louis native that has truly done a great service to the state of Missouri and the United States as a whole. Barrale was drafted into the U.S Army in 1943 as a military policeman. After landing on the Utah beachhead, he joined General George Patton’s Third Army, and fought in the Battle of the Bulge. He also participated in the capture of the Ludendorff Bridge

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  • 100 Women Who Care STC contribute to Crisis Nursery

    Posted on May 11, 2015 at 9:56 am

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    In April, 100 Women Who Care St. Charles County voted to give their first quarterly donation to the St. Louis Crisis Nursery – Wentzville location. The growing organization held their first meeting on April 28. Each member donated $100, which led to a total donation amount of $6,900. The April donation of $6,900 will go towards the Crisis Nursery’s mission to prevent child abuse and neglect, while also providing emergency

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Entertainment

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MOVIE REVIEW – “Poltergeist”

Posted on May 22, 2015 at 1:44 pm

“They’re here… Now, will they go away?!” Poltergeist *1/2/**** By Jason Wiese Was I wrong to think that Gil Kenan, the director Monster House, was the right choice to remake one of the most terrifying and celebrated horror films of all time? Well, in retrospect, I should have realized that a reimagining of the 1982 classic, Poltergeist, would be doomed to fail anyway. In this remake, Eric and Amy Bowen

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  • Lake Saint Louis announces movie and concert series

    Posted on April 9, 2015 at 10:50 am

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    The Lake Saint Louis Parks and Recreation Department have announced their schedule for their annual Movies and Concerts in the Park series. Grab your lawn chairs and blankets and head out and enjoy these family-fun events. The Movies in the Park series will kick off on Friday, June 12 with “Free Birds” (Rated PG). “Frozen” (Rated PG) will play on Friday, July 17, and “Lego Movie” (Rated PG) will play

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  • O’Fallon’s new Victorian Festival celebrates 19th Century culture and Lincoln’s legacy

    Posted on March 27, 2015 at 8:10 am

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    Celebrating an era when Britain’s Queen Victoria reigned, women wore lavishly decorated bonnets and gentlemen wore top hats, the Victorian Festival will be held from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. in Fort Zumwalt Park, 1000 Jessup Drive in O’Fallon, Missouri 63366. The new festival features free admission, free parking and free activities, with food trucks providing food and beverages for purchase. Activities include a Victorian Hat Contest, a Mustache Contest

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