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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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Generose C. Dudenhoeffer, age 92, of Linn formerly of Frankenstein, passed away on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at SSM Health St. Mary’s in Jefferson City.

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She was born on September 12, 1928, in Loose Creek, a daughter to the late Joseph and Rose Mary (Jaegers) Gentges. Generose was a 1947 graduate of Our Lady Help of Christians High School in Frankenstein. On May 29, 1948, she was united in marriage to George J. Dudenhoeffer at Our Lady Help of Christian Catholic Church in Frankenstein.  George preceded her in death on July 23, 2015.

In addition to being a homemaker, Generose worked as a cook for St. Mary’s School, a cake decorator and ran her own catering business. She was a member of Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church in Frankenstein, VFW Post 4756 Ladies Auxiliary, Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary, and the Lady Sodality where she held various offices. Generose enjoyed playing cards, quilting, gardening, cooking, and embroidery. She and George also loved to dance.

Generose is survived by: two sons, William “Bill” J. Dudenhoeffer and his wife Donna of Ozark and Dale A. Dudenhoeffer of Chamois; six daughters, Rosemary A. Bell and her special friend Rick Kettler of Blue Eye,  Donna J. Hardesty and her husband Steve of Kirkwood, Nancy M. Dudenhoeffer of Jefferson City, Janet A. Hespen and her husband Jerry of New Melle, Linda S. Foulk and her husband Dennis of Jefferson City, and Lisa J. Ruettgers and her husband Jerry of Loose Creek; one brother, James Gentges of Bonnots Mill; one sister-in-law, Sharon Gentges of Bonnots Mill; 20 grandchildren, 36 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild along with numerous nieces, nephews and an abundance of friends.

In addition to her parents and husband of 67 years, Generose was preceded in death by two brothers, Tom and Richard Gentges; two sisters and their husbands, Betty and James Keller and Virginia and Bob Kirsch; one sister-in-law, Kay Gentges.

Visitation: 4-7 p.m., Friday, June 18, 2021, at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church in Frankenstein. Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m., Saturday, June 19, 2021, at Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church in Frankenstein with Fr. Colin Franklin and Fr. Daniel J. Merz Concelebrating. Interment will be in the Garden of Gethsemane Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to Our Lady Help of Christians Catholic Church or the American Cancer Society.