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Augusta Harvest Festival September 16 & 17

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New Melle Country Market Music Festival Sept. 10

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St. Paul’s Free Kidz Carnival – What a Great Day!

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NMSR is One of Four Awarded “Sharing Success” Grants From CREC and CoBank

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Festival in the Ville with Car & Bike Show Sept. 10

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New Melle Chamber of Commerce 2022 Scholarship Winners

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    • NMSR is One of Four Awarded "Sharing Success" Grants From CREC and CoBank

      August 09, 2022

       

      TROY, MO, August 8, 2022 – Four charitable organizations were each awarded a $5,000 “Sharing Success” grant by Cuivre River Electric Cooperative (CREC) and CoBank. The recipients of the 2022 grants are Anne’s Anchor, New Melle Sports & Recreation (NMSR), The Sparrow’s Nest, and Warren County Literacy.

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    • Festival in the Ville with Car & Bike Show Sept. 10

      August 09, 2022 St. Paul’s UCC in Marthasville is hosting the Festival in the Ville at Marthasville City Park Pavilion, which coincides with a huge car and bike show on Saturday, September 10, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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    • New Melle Country Market Music Festival Sept. 10

      August 09, 2022 New Melle Country Market is hosting the 2nd Annual New Melle Music Festival on September 10, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Last year the Festival had over 1000 visitors, and a bigger crowd is expected this year. The music will play in two sessions from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and then 2 to 6 p.m. and will feature Chris Lozano and the Coyote Band.

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    • Augusta Harvest Festival September 16 & 17

      August 08, 2022
      Save the date for the 2022 Augusta Harvest Festival, September 16 & 17. The event kicks off Friday night the 16th with “Swinging in the Vines," a gourmet picnic at Honey Bee Vineyards, a private vineyard in Augusta.

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    • St. Paul’s Free Kidz Carnival – What a Great Day!

      July 18, 2022

      By Kathy Miller

      St. Paul’s Lutheran in New Melle held the second annual St. Paul’s Kidz Carnival on July 16, it was a hot day; fortunately, there was shade, a breeze and a misting station to stay cool.
      The Kidz Carnival was free; the only request was for donations to St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry.

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    • New Melle Chamber of Commerce 2022 Scholarship Winners

      July 13, 2022 The New Melle Chamber of Commerce presented $2000 scholarships to four well-deserving recipients on June 2 at The Quarry Wine Garden. This year's winners were Jacquelyn Oetterer, Luke Bequette, Lindsey Molitor and Kyra Blondin.

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Walter J. Reel passed away on January 9, 2021 at the age of 83 years.

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He was born on November 28, 1937 in St. Louis, Missouri; son of Walter C. and Loretta Ann Reel, nee Fisher.

Walt graduated from McBride High School in 1955 and served his country in the Air National Guard from 1955-1961. In 1959, he was united in marriage to Mary Ann Hathaway and four children were born to this union. While they were raising their family, Walter and Mary Ann would take their family to Tea Lakes near Rosebud, Missouri, where they enjoyed camping, fishing, and spending fun family time.  Mary Ann preceded him in death in 1995. In 1996, Walter married Jean Weinreis and she preceded him in death in 2020.

Walter was a long-time parishioner of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church in New Melle, MO.  He worked for several years as a diesel mechanic and in recent years drove for the Wentzville School District.

Walter is preceded in death by his father, Walter C. Reel, mother, Loretta Ann Reel, wife, Mary Ann Reel, wife, Jean Weinreis Reel, brother, Robert Reel, and step-son, Brian Weinreis. He is survived by his three sons, Michael (Cathy) Reel, Danny (Mary) Reel, Kenneth (Judy) Reel; daughter Susanne Roethler; two step-sons, Joe (Linda) Weinreis, Gene (Nancy) Weinreis; step-daughter, Kim (Keith) Dickherber; two sisters, Virginia (Joseph-deceased) Christopher and Kathleen (William) Scego; brother, Stephen (Tricia) Reel; sister-in-law, Carolyn Reel. He is also survived by six grandsons, Curtis (Shannan) Reel, Timothy Reel, Eric Roethler, Kenneth Reel, Jr., Joshua (Katie) Reel, Jacob Reel; four granddaughters, Brittney (Chris) Donovan, Danielle (Alex) Alsup, Nichole (Jake) York, and Meghan Reel; nine step-grandsons, Brian (Jessica) Weinreis, Christopher Weinreis, Jesse Weinreis, Matthew (Colleen) Dickherber, Kevin, Alex, Kyle, and Bradley Dickherber, and Alec Weinreis; four step-granddaughters, Lauren (Bryce) Page, Kayla Weinreis, Aliana (Josh) Stewart, Danielle Weinreis; 8 great-grandchildren, 12 step great-grandchildren.  He was a loving family man and dear dad, grandpa, great-grandpa, brother, uncle, and friend. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

Visitation: Wednesday, Jan. 13,  2021, 8:30 to 10:00 a.m. with funeral Mass immediately following at 10:00 a.m. at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 8 W. Hwy. D, New Melle, MO 63365. Interment in the church cemetery.

Memorials requested to St. Vincent De Paul Society or Masses.