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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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    • 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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Sara Jane “Sally” Ahlvin, nee Hawkins, age 93, of Sikeston, Mo., passed away Wednesday morning, October 27, 2021, in O’Fallon, Ill., at the home of her son Paul, under the compassionate care of her children and VITAS Healthcare.

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Sally was a resident of Sikeston since 1971, where her husband, the late Dr. Robert Ahlvin, served as a physician, pathologist and director of the medical lab at MO Delta Medical Center. She was an active and faithful member of Hunter Memorial First Presbyterian Church, where she assisted with the publication of the monthly newsletter, baked communion bread, and visited shut-ins. Sally enjoyed cross-stitching, baking, gardening, and bird-watching. She hiked and traveled often with her husband before his death in 2009. She was an avid bowler in her younger years and was a longtime fan of the St. Louis Cardinals.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Robert Ahlvin; parents Lester R. and Flora, nee McLemore, Hawkins; and brother Joseph Hawkins.

Surviving are her children Paul (Terri) Ahlvin of O’Fallon, Ill., Mark (Cathy) Ahlvin of Sikeston, Mo., David (Katie) Ahlvin, of Fulton, Mo., and Elizabeth (Mark) Shell of Defiance, Mo.; seven grandchildren, thirteen great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren; niece Connie Johnson, and nephew Bob (Melva) Hawkins.

Memorial donations may be made to the Hunter Memorial First Presbyterian Church, 723 Allen Blvd., Sikeston, MO 63801.  Condolences may be extended to the family by visiting www.wfh-ofallon.com.

Visitation will be held at 10 am, Saturday, November 13, 2021, followed by a Memorial Service at 11 am, at Hunter Memorial First Presbyterian Church, Sikeston, Mo.