Archive - Aug 1, 2012

2012 Washington Town and Country Fair Queen is Kasey Wood

Pictured is the 2012 Washington Town and Country Fair Queen, Kasey Wood.

Just minutes ago, Kasey Wood was crowned the 62nd Washington Town and Country Fair Queen. 

2012 Washington Town and Country Fair Queen Contest

Photo by Kyle Quick

The contestants are currently backstage getting ready for the 2012 Washington Town and Country Fair Queen Contest.  QNHN is on the scene and will bring you the latest information as it becomes available. 

Good luck to all of the contestants this evening from Quick News.

Exclusive interview with retiring Washington Town and Country Fair Queen

Photo by Kyle Quick
QNHN's Kyle Quick caught up with retiring Washington Town and Country Fair Queen Stephanie Sullentrup this afternoon during her final hours of being a member of local royalty.

Sullentrup was delighted to share with QNHN her favorite part of being Fair Queen, "it has been a lot of fun, really an awesome experience.  It is a once in a lifetime opportunity and I have met some really amazing people and made amazing relationships."

Kathleen Scheer hosts girls basketball camp

Photos by Kyle Quick
New Haven, Mo.
Kathleen Scheer, former player for the Duke women’s basketball team, is hosting a mini-camp this week for grades three through seven.

Important reminders for fall athletes - Practice schedule information


Athletic Director Ray Steinhoff said, "All students planning to participate in all fall sports are reminded that physicals and proof of insurance must be turned in prior to practicing."

Steinhoff said, "Practices will begin on August 6 and you will not be able to begin practicing until physicals and proof of insurance information have been submitted."

Lawmaker wants to raffle AR-15 assault rifle to raise campaign money.

By Johnny Kampis | Missouri Watchdog
ST. LOUIS, Mo
– A Missouri lawmaker wants to raffle off a an AR-15 assault rifle to raise campaign money.

The raffle raises obvious questions about discretion and sensitivity. It may miss some legal targets, as well.

It’s the same model gun used two weeks ago in the shootings at a movie theater in Aurora, Colo., where 12 people were killed and 58 were hurt. James Eagan Holmes, 24, is charged in the shootings.