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Longtime artist visits Arts Council

After sitting on a chair for two hours and 18 minutes, Carole Harness finally got to see the portrait longtime artist Jane Mudd drew for her on the afternoon of June 5 at the Montgomery County Arts …

Little Library available at New Florence City Park

There’s a new addition at New Florence City Park. A new little free library box was built in mid-May, giving the children from the New Florence area an opportunity to increase their love of …

Large turnout supports second Paddle Auction

When Alexis McCleary arrived early at the Second Annual Montgomery County Senior Center Paddle Auction on June 3 at the Old Settlers Picnic Grounds in New Florence, she saw a huge …

Longtime judge honored at ceremony

Two years ago, Roy Richter retired after a 42-year legal career. But he never got a farewell ceremony due to the coronavirus pandemic. On the afternoon of May 26, Richter was honored at a …
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Rose Marie Lagana, 96, of Lake St. Louis, passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 at the Cottages of Lake St. Louis, where she resided since June 14, 2021 in Betty Cottage. She was born to the late …
Max Hendel, Jr., of High Hill, passed away on Saturday, June 4, 2022 in New Florence at age 88. He was born on November 11, 1933. Max proudly served our country in the United States Army during …
George Enoch Maroney, Jr., was born on August 6, 1941, to George E. Maroney, Sr. and Mary L. Smith Johnson (Mrs. Abner Johnson), who both preceded him in death.  George passed away in …
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Wildcats celebrate winning year on the diamond

Despite having its season end in heartbreaking fashion in district play, the Montgomery County baseball team had reason to celebrate this spring. With a 10-8 record, the Wildcats finished with …

Erwin leaps to first state medal

After enjoying a successful basketball season over the winter, Tyler Erwin didn’t plan on playing any sports this spring. That changed in March when he tried out for the Montgomery County …

W-M hopes to turn things around in ‘23

For the second year in a row, the Wellsville-Middletown baseball team had its season end with another heartbreaking, extra-inning loss. The Tigers fell 3-2 to the Glasgow Yellowjackets in 10 …

Relay team celebrates all-state honors

Adam Czerniewski made sure that he wasn’t going to leave Jefferson City empty handed for the second year in a row when he competed in the 800-meter relay at the Class 3 state track championship …
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