Archive - Jan 2012

January 5th

Update 8: Continuous updates of The Lady Shamrocks Basketball Game from Cuba

Photo by Kyle Quick

8:46 p.m.
Final score: Sullivan pushes past New Haven, 46-43.

8:36 p.m.
With 30 seconds left in the game, New Haven is down by three, 42-45.

Tears and emotions at annual Governor's Prayer Breakfast - Reflection of Joplin's devastation

BY TIM SAMPSON
Missouri News Horizon

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Ostensibly, the annual Missouri Governor’s prayer breakfast has always been about seeking divine guidance and spiritual communion for state lawmakers at the start of the legislative session.

Young male mountain lion trapped by citizen, released in Reynolds County


MDC Stock Photo of a Mountain Lion

New Haven Family Chiropractic offers more services than you know

New Haven Family Chiropractic offers many more services than you probably know.  Whether you are in need of chiropractic therapy or want to live a healthier life style, Dr. Doris and her staff are there to assist you.

Cholesterol checks, Live Blood Analysis, Endocrine Wellness Evaluation, or Ionic Foot Cleansing are only a few services they offer to help you live a healthier life style.

Blunt criticizes Obama for appointment of "another unaccountable czar with unlimited power”

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri Sen. Roy Blunt joined the chorus of Congressional Republicans on Wednesday who criticized President Barack Obama for circumventing the Senate and naming a director to head up the newly created Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

Obama used a recess appointment to name former Ohio Attorney General Richard Cordray as the head of the new agency, which is aimed at imposing new rules on banks and financial institutions to make their dealings with customers more transparent.

January 4th

Rocks cruise past Bourbon - Quick review of Lady Rock's season & tomorrow night's game

Photo was in the New Haven - Washington game.

New Haven, Mo – The Lady Rocks easily defeated Bourbon on Monday 62-17 improving to 5-3 and their second straight win.

Tea Party followers rally at State Capitol today

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The first day of the 2012 state legislative session not only brought lawmakers back to the capitol, but also members of various Tea Party movements from around the state.

Leath hits game winner - Shamrocks slip past South Callaway 34-32

Ryan Menke hits one of his two field goals in the first quarter, scoring the teams only four points to start off the game.

New Haven, Mo.Ryan Menke came out on fire last night never cooling off, scoring a game high 20 points and marking the sixth time Menke has hit double digits this season.

Mayer vows legislative action despite election year politics

January 3rd

"Facebook Law" drama nears an end

By Tim Sampson

Missouri News Horizon
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – After a long legislative battle, the issue of regulating online teacher-student communications has now fallen onto Missouri’s individual school district boards.

Gov. Nixon to detail strategy for creating jobs, moving economy forward during State of the State Address

Photo courtesy Office of the Governor, 2010 State of the State Address

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo., Office of the Missouri Governor -
Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will detail his strategy for creating jobs and moving Missouri's economy forward during his 2012 State of the State Address.

Highway fatalities hit 62 year low in Missouri

Missouri News Horizon
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo
. -- For the first time since 1949, fewer than 800 Missourians lost their lives on the state’s roads and highways in 2011.

Female assaulted by masked man inside her home

Union, MO - On January 2, at approximately 6:00 PM, deputies responded to a residence in Horseshoe Bend Trailer Park located between Union and Washington on Hwy 47. 

January 2nd

Blue Devils open ACC action with win over Virginia 77-66

Pictured above: #24 Kathleen Scheer and #33 Haley Peters during a timeout.  Scheer has one of her best games of the year.

BREAKING NEWS: UPDATE 2: Crawford Electric confirms cause of power outage

9:15 p.m. - Power has been restored to the areas of Beaufort, Leslie, Clover Bottom, and surrounding areas.

8:47 p.m. - According to a Crawford Electric Official, the substation on Highway AJ in Clover Bottom had a transformer blow that services Clover Bottom, Beaufort, Leslie, and surrounding areas.

Update: Lady Rocks start 2012 with a bang - Reports and Photo by Julie Scheer

Photo by Julie Scheer

Final Score - New Haven made quick work of Bourbon tonight, starting off 2012 pounding Bourbon 62-17.

Halftime - New Haven pounding Bourbon 31-6 at the half.

January 1st

Three letters out of respect

There is always a rare individual that comes along during one’s life that leaves a life long impression.  For senior basketball player that person came along when he was in fourth grade, Lance Gerlemann said, “That was someone I considered a friend”.

HERMANN: OBITUARY: Marvin Pfautsch (Sept., 11, 1929 - Dec. 29, 2011)

Marvin Pfautsch, 82, of Cape Girardeau passed away Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011, at his home. He was surrounded by his loving family.

Marvin was born Sept. 11, 1929, to Franklin and Elsie Pfautsch in Hermann, Mo. He married Cleora Jannusch on Sept. 17, 1949. They have two sons Mark (Lynda) Pfautsch and Brian (Anita) Pfautsch, all of Cape Girardeau.

Missouri Aviation Historical Society

The Missouri Aviation Historical Society is a group of folks with a love of aircraft, and they are striving to record and document the rich aviation history that has been a part of the great state of Missouri for the past century.

From Benoist to Zenith, the aviation industry in the "Show Me" state has always been at the forefront of technology, and has produced some of the world’s best-known aircraft.

Karen Bonuchi retires from Citizens Bank after 29 years of service

On Friday, Karen's last day at Citizens Bank, she spent the day serving cake to customers.

The ending of 2011 was also the ending of a 29 year career at Citizens Bank for Karen Bonuchi and the entering of a new lifestyle as she steps into the new year.