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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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Asleep in Jesus Dorothy Ann Hemmer at her home on June 5, 2021, at the age of 82 years, with her family by her side.

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She was the beloved wife of Reginald "Reggie" Hemmer of Wentzville, Missouri. Dorothy was born on July 20, 1938 in New Melle, MO to Alvin and Dora Grapenthin. She was a  Rural Postal Carrier from 1972 - 1999 and was a Homemaker and Caregiver to many.  Dorothy loved her family and cherished time with them.  She was most happy being a grandma.  She always wanted to make sure there was enough food for all. Dorothy was known for her angel food cakes, hamburger soup, and spaghetti.  Dorothy worked hard, was resilient and an inspiration.  Dorothy will be forever in our hearts and deeply missed by those who knew and loved her. 

She is survived by husband, Reginald "Reggie" Hemmer Sr., daughter,  Rebecca (Fowler) Murphy of Wentzville, Missouri;  son,  Mark Fowler of Wentzville, Missouri; daughter, Jodie Hemmer of Wentzville, Missouri; son, Reginald (Judy) Hemmer of Wentzville, Missouri; daughter, Lynn (Gary) McMeans of O’Fallon, Missouri; son, Michael (Nancy) Hemmer of Wentzville, Missouri; twelve grandchildren, Tamara (Stacy) Gerard of Wentzville, Missouri,  Andrew Murphy (Jenna) of Wentzville, Missouri, Angela (Mike) Wagner of Columbia, Missouri, Brian (Bridgett) Hemmer of  Moscow Mills, Missouri, Gregory (Ange) Hemmer of Troy, Missouri, Peggy (Jamie) Wolfert of Portland, Oregon, Dwayne (McKenzie) Hemmer of Eureka, Missouri, Craig (Jenny) Schulte of O’Fallon, Missouri, Nicole (Steve) Dobbs of  O’Fallon, Missouri, Bradley (Mindy) Hemmer of  St. Paul, Missouri, Megan (Mark) Venable of Wentzville, Missouri, Kristen (Kevin) Schneider of Old Monroe, Missouri; thirty-five great-grandchildren, Jack Gerard, Sam Gerard, Brady Gerard, Carter Murphy, William Wagner, Alex Hemmer, Ethan Hemmer, Elizabeth Hemmer, Audrey Hemmer, Abigail Hemmer, Emmett Hemmer, Evelyn Hemmer, Zachary Hemmer, Kaden Hemmer, Leona Wolfert, Sage Wolfert, Rainier Hemmer, Bryson Hemmer, Owen Hemmer, Gavin Hemmer, Blake Hemmer, Lucy Venable, Sloan Venable, Cooper Venable, Georgia Venable, Chase Schneider, Henry Schneider, Caleb Schneider, Kennedy Schneider, Jacob Dobbs, Alex Dobbs, Joshua Dobbs,  Alaina Dobbs, Morgan (Schulte) Diederich, Emily Schulte. She is preceded in death by her father, Alvin Richard Grapenthin, mother, Dora Emma Thieman, Brothers, Lawrence Grapenthin, Ralph (Joyce) Grapenthin.   

Visitation: Friday, June 11, 2021, 4-8 p.m. at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 150 W. Hwy. D, New  Melle, MO 63365. Funeral Saturday, June 12, 10 a.m. at the church, with interment in the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made payable to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church- New Melle, Missouri or United Spinal Association in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.