Archive - Jan 23, 2012

It's basketball in Hermann baby

Tuesday night kicks off the first round games of Hermann’s Boys Basketball Tournament.

Teams hope to use this and their final regular season tournament as a momentum builder for the rest of the season.  Next week teams begin the heart of their conference schedule that leades into district play.

Shamrock Basketball Game Updates Tonight: Lady Rocks fall short in overtime

Game Final in OT - St. Clair survives the first round knocking of New Haven in overtime 47-39.

End of Regulation: Four quarters has not been enough to decide this game.

Both teams are all tied at 35 points. 

As soon as we get a final score you will know.

New Haven Senior Spotlight - Matthew Boehmer

By Kayla Oetterer

This week’s Senior Spotlight is on Matthew James Boehmer.

Since Boehmer was six years old there has been one thing he he loves doing more than anything else, that is playing the drums.

Boehmer participates in marching band, pep band and concert band.

Capping pipes can save birds’ lives

Male downy woodpecker on feeder, courtesy MDC

Mercy Tops Nation’s Integrated Health Care Networks

MIDWEST ­U.S. – Two Mercy health systems are again ranked in the top 10 of the IMS Integrated Healthcare Networks, as reported in Modern Healthcare, a leading national health care magazine.

Three World War II veterans honored by Gov. Nixon

Photo above: World War Two veterans, (from left) Lloyd Cain, Frank Crooks and Francis "Bud" Jones receive the French Legion of Honor from Gov. Jay Nixon Monday during a ceremony at the State Capitol. Photo by Dick Aldrich (Missouri News Horizon).

OBITUARY: Berger: Rosemary Hudson (April 2, 1928 - Jan. 21, 2012)

Rosemary Hudson, 83, of Berger, Mo., passed away on Sat., Jan. 21, 2012 at Gasconade Manor Nursing Home in Owensville, Mo.

Mrs. Hudson was born in St. Louis, Mo. on April 2, 1928, the daughter of the late Angelo and Margaret (Bohan) Colonna.

Hudson was the widow of Lee Hudson, Sr. They were married April 14, 1946 in Mississippi.

Mrs. Hudson was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, Branson, Mo. and worked as a CNA for Mercy Hospital in Washington.