Archive - Oct 14, 2012

Lady Shamrocks knock off St. Clair and Owensivlle

The sweet feel of victory.

Owensville, Mo. – New Haven snapped a four game losing streak on Tuesday by knocking off St. Clair in three sets before traveling to Owensville (13-12, 3-3) on Thursday.

Thursday night marked the first time this year New Haven (17-9, 4-2) was able to win a match losing the first set.  After Owensville went on to win the first set, 25-21, the Lady Shamrocks came back taking the second and third sets and picking up their 17th on the year.

Katie Tyree wins iPad 3 - R-II chili super a success

Fourth grader at R-II, Katie Tyree, wins the iPad 3.

New Haven, Mo. – Generally the main event each year at R-II’s PTO Chili Supper is the “Grandma’s Pie Auction” and for the most part it still was.

However this year they raffled off an iPad 3, (The iPad) which drew quite the attention and everyone saying, “I already know I am going to win.”

Gov. Jay Nixon proclaims Earth Science Week Oct. 14-20

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Gov. Jay Nixon declared the week of Oct. 14 through Oct. 20 as Earth Science Week 2012 to bring awareness to the fact that earth sciences are fundamental to the health, safety and welfare of all Missourians.
Early 19th Century Mining in Missouri, Photo courtesy MO DNR