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Munsinger And Peirick Awarded 10th Annual Ty Quick Athletic Memorial Scholarship

Pictured is Kyle Quick presenting Katie Peirick and Molly Munsinger the Ty Quick Athletic Memorial Scholarship. (Photo courtesy of Katie Borcherding)  Below are excerpts from both recipient’s amazing essays.

NEW HAVEN, Mo. - On Friday May 15 at New Haven High School’s Annual Awards Breakfast Kyle Quick announced the recipients of the 10th Annual Ty Quick Athletic Memorial Scholarship to Katie Peirick and Molly Munsinger.  Both were awarded a $1,000 scholarship, making this year the first time that two scholarships were awarded.

Kyle Quick said on the behalf of his family, “In the 10 years we have never had such a difficult time trying to choose just one student.  This year we received seven outstanding applications.”

New Haven Garden Club Visits Private & Public Gardens In Ste. Genevieve

Photo of New Haven Garden Club Members during visit to Ste. Genevieve Garden Walk 2015. (Photo courtesy of Mary Ann Benz)

By Rosalie Laune

NEW HAVEN, Mo. - On May 16, members of the New Haven Garden Club attended the Ste. Genevieve Garden Walk 2015.  The event featured tours of private and public gardens, a plant sale, farmer’s  market and wagon rides.

Five Shamrock Senior-Athletes Receive Four Rivers Conference Scholar Athlete Award - Most In School History

NEW HAVEN, Mo. - This year New Haven High School’s senior student-athletes set a new standard for “A Tradition of Excellence”. Five student-athletes achieved this recognition this year, which is the most New Haven High School have ever had in one year.

Student-athletes must meet all of the following criteria to achieve the Conference Scholar Athletes Award
1. Be a senior
2. Have been selected 1st Team All-Conference in any sport at anytime throughout their high school career.
3. Must have lettered in that sport their senior year.
4. Earned a 3.25 cumulative grade point average.
5. Scored a 23 or higher on the ACT or a 1060 on the SAT

This year’s senior-athletes Four Rivers Conference Scholar Athletes are:

National Peace Officer Memorial Day - Honoring Those Who Gave The Ultimate Sacrifice

Even though New Haven Police Chief John Sheible (pictured on left) was off duty he still stopped to help at a vehicle accident. (photo by Kyle Quick)

By Kyle Quick

Today, May 15 is a day we remember officers killed in the line of duty on National Peace Officer Memorial Day.  Flags are lowered to half-staff across the Untied States as a symbol, expressing their sympathy and appreciation to all police officers who place their life on the line everyday, especially those who gave the ultimate sacrifice.

New Haven American Legion Auxiliary Announces 2015 Essay Contest Winners

Pictured are the Class 3 winners:  First place - Julia McIntyre, Franklin County R-2, Second place - Lexi Oetterer, Franklin County R-2, and, Third place - Lauren Hoerstkamp.

Julia McIntyre also was the American Legion Auxiliary 9th District winner in Class III; her essay will be in the Department-level  competition. (Photos courtesy of Judith Weston)

NEW HAVEN, Mo. - The American Legion Auxiliary Post 366 in New Haven recently announced winners of the 2014-2015 Americanism essay contest. Below are winners of Class 1 and 2.

New Haven Garden Club Visits Groner’s Hydroponic Gardens

Article and Photos By: Rosalie Laune

NEW HAVEN, Mo. - In late April members of the New Haven Garden Club visited Heidi Groner’s hydroponic gardens located south of New Haven. 

The picture above was taken in the greenhouse where Heidi raises tomatoes and in a second greenhouse she raises several varieties of lettuce.

Heidi’s produce can be found in local grocery  stores and at Schnucks Market in Washington. 

Spring Turkey Harvest Up For Fourth Year In A Row

Top harvest counties during regular season were Franklin with 897, Texas with 858 and Saint Clair with 771. (Photo courtesy of MDC.)

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reported that turkey hunters checked 43,991 birds during Missouri’s 2015 regular spring turkey season April 20 through May 10.

Top harvest counties were Franklin with 897 birds checked, Texas with 858, and Saint Clair with 771. Young turkey hunters ages 6 – 15 years harvested 4,441 birds during the 2015 spring youth season, April 11 and 12, bringing the overall spring 2015 turkey harvest to 48,432.

Kruse Finalist For 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program

NEW HAVEN, Mo. - New Haven High School Josh Hoener announced on Friday that Hannah Kruse has been named a Finalist in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program.

A Certificate of Merit will be presented to Hannah for this outstanding accomplishment.

A total of 15,000 students across the nation are being recognized as finalists for their exceptional academic promise.  Now the process of some 8,000 Merit Scholarship winners will begin.  Winners of the National Merit Scholarships will be announced in late May.