Archive - 2011


November 30th

Gift of Art Exhibit & Sale at ECC

Looking for the perfect gift? The “Gift of Art” provides an opportunity to purchase student made hand-crafted objects and fine art for your own collection or holiday gifts.

Oetterer Heads into Tonight's Game Five Points Shy of 1,000.

Photo by Kyle Quick
Oetterer at the line in last year's district Championship game.

Project Appleseed Marksmanship Clinic coming to Rosebud

Project Appleseed is coming to Rosebud, Missouri Dec. 10 - 11, 2011.

Hermann rolls past New Haven in Season Opener

Photo by Austin Madden

Pictured above: Rachel Steinoff on defense in the second half.

East Central Nursing Students Begin First Round of Clinicals.

November 29th

Shamrocks win season opener 60-50

Pictured above:  Charlie Tritch lays it in for two of his 13 first half points.

Selby Suspended Indefinitely From the Duke Women’s Basketball Program

DURHAM, N.C. -  Duke Women’s Basketball head coach Joanne P. McCallie announced on Tuesday that Blue Devil senior Shay Selby has been suspended indefinitely from the program for violation of team rules.

Ford F-150 smokes back end of UPS truck

New Haven, Mo. – New Haven police, fire, and EMS responded at 3:22 p.m. this afternoon for a report of a motor vehicle accident on highway C across from Danny Scott Drive. (Entrance to Henniges Automotive)

Christmas Candlelight House Tour in Historic New Haven, Mo.

The New Haven Preservation Society is hosting its 24th Annual Candlelight Tour Sun., Dec. 4

ECC Offering Cookie Decorating and Soup Making Classes in December

The holiday season usually means more time in the kitchen so East Central College is offering two cooking related continuing education classes in early December.

On Tuesday, December 6, Christmas Cookie Decorating will take place at ECC’s site at Four Rivers Career Center in Washington from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

East Central College Words and Motion present Classic Holiday Film December 2 at ECC


East Central College invites the community to celebrate the season while enjoying a classic holiday movie Friday, December 2.  ECC will show “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” starring Jim Carrey, 7 p.m. in Room 138 of the BC Building on the college campus in Union.  Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. and seating is limited.

Do your remember Randy Nadler?

Editorial by Kyle Quick
Photos by Katie Aichholz

Above Randy Nadler's famous mic in the right hand holding it off to the side.

East Central College Now Enrolling for Spring Semester

Classes Begin Week of January 9

Cookie Hays, vice president of student development at ECC, encourages individuals who are considering enrolling in college classes to contact East Central as soon as possible to start the registration process since some class sections are filling quickly.

Washington out battles New Haven in first round of JV Tournament 46-38

Pictured above: Kyle Ruediger goes up for the game opening tip.

November 28th

Bank of Franklin County "Shamrock Debit Card" Coming Mid-December

Pictured left to right are Chelsea Wehmeyer, Abby White, Stephanie Pehle, Becca Glaser, Breck McCanna, and Samantha Pritchett.

Bank of Franklin County’s New Haven branch will be offering customers a “Shamrock Debit Card” in about three weeks.  Stephanie Pehle said, “We will make an annual donation to the New Haven School District.”

Cunningham Receives Emerson Award

Dr. Bill Cunningham, associate professor of sociology at East Central College, was a 2011 recipient of an Emerson Excellence in Teaching Award. He has taught at ECC since 1993.

Franklin County Sheriff Deputies arrest two for manufacturing narcotics

Villa Ridge Mo. - Yesterday evening at approximately 5 p.m., the Franklin County Sheriff's Office received a report of a chemical odor in the area of Pacific Summit Estates, Villa Ridge Mo.

The White House Christmas Tree has arrived

(Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)
The White House - First Lady Michelle Obama is joined by Malia Obama and Sasha Obama for the presentation of the Official White House Christmas Tree at the North Portico of the White House, Nov. 25, 2011.

Missouri’s Newest Distillery Wins Gold Medal

New Haven, Mo. - Pinckney Bend Distillery of New Haven Missouri has debuted its newest product with a splash. Pinckney Bend American Gin received the gold medal for taste in the 2011 International MicroLiquor Competition, recently held in Beverly Hills, Ca.

Three killed on Missouri roads during Thanksgiving holiday

Missouri News Horizon
– The combination of slick roadways and heavy traffic during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend claimed three lives in Missouri, the State Highway Patrol reports.

Between Wednesday evening and Sunday, troopers investigated a total of 365 traffic crashes, three of which proved fatal. In all three crashes, the deceased drivers had not been wearing seatbelts.