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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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Christina Wright (nee Knoernschild), 51, of Augusta, passed away Thursday, July 15, 2021, at her home.

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On July 30, 1969, Christina was born to the union of Robert Knoernschild and Ellen (Gallagher) in St. Louis.

Christina was a graduate of Washington High School in 1986. She would then move on to earn her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Webster University.

She was united in marriage to Michael Wright on November 21, 1987, in Augusta.

Christina worked as an R.N. at St. Luke’s Hospital Urgent Care. She was also a member of the United Church of Christ in Augusta. She enjoyed being outdoors going camping, boating and scuba diving. Christina loved tending to her flower garden. Most of all she loved spending time with her loving family and friends.

Christina was preceded in death by her father, Robert Knoernschild.

She is survived by her husband of 33 years, Michael Wright of Augusta; five sons, Joshua Wright and wife Julie of Washington state, Jeremy Wright of Oregon, Shane Wright of Kansas, Joe Wright and wife Katie of Union and Gabriel Wright and wife Hayley of Augusta; her mother, Ellen Knoernschild of Augusta; one brother, Karl Knoernschild and wife Katra of Chicago; four grandchildren, Aden Wright, Jace Wright, Keegan Wright and Landon Irwin; other relatives and many friends.

Celebration of Life: Saturday, July 31, 2021, 11 a.m., at Ebenezer United Church of Christ in Augusta.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Ebenezer United Church of Christ 5543 Walnut Street, P.O. Box 185, Augusta, Missouri 63332 are preferred.