Archive - 2012

January 29th

Edmonds not the only one signing autographs

Pictured above: Coach Tim Strobel signs an autograph.

Sun., Jan 29, 2012 was the day New Haven’s Basketball Program and the sea of green was enshrined into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame.

January 29th

Video of Coach Ray Steinhoff speaking at The Missouri Sports Hall of Fame

From the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, Coach Ray Steinhoff's acceptance speech.

January 28th

Team coverage of Sunday's historical day

Sunday will be a historical day; not just for New Haven’s Basketball program, but also for the entire New Haven community.

The Shamrocks will be only the second high school program to be inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame.

Shamrocks sink Pirates in overtime 33-30

New Haven won the third place game at The Hermann Tournament tonight, defeating Chamois in overtime 33-30.

Sixth graders go snow skiing

Photos by Eileen Roth.

This past Thursday, New Haven’s sixth grade class took a trip snow skiing.  No, they did not fly out to Colorado, instead they enjoyed a daylong field trip at Hidden Valley Ski Resort.

McCaskill: Jeff City lawmakers "nuts" for health care vote

By Tim Sampson

Missouri News Horizon
– Sen. Claire McCaskill has one word to sum up actions taken by the Missouri State Senate this week – “nuts!”

January 27th

Lady Shamrocks hold off Warrenton in consolation game 41-35 (game story and photos)

Hermann, Mo. – The Lady Shamrocks walked away with the win, holding off the Lady Warriors in this evening's consolation game 41-35.
Rachel Steinhoff had a team high 16 points with Emily Kallmeyer and Kayla Oetterer both scoring eight points, improving to 9-8 on the year.

Wake up and smell the pancakes! Making maple syrup from your own backyard.

Missouri Department of Conservation - This winter, enjoy a New England “sugar bush” experience right in your own Missouri backyard or woodlot.  Photos by Kevin McCarthy

Missouri, too, has sugar maple trees (Acer saccharum), which many Northeasterners use for making delicious maple syrup and sugar.

Senator Rupp seeks to end ban on public funding for religious schools

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – A member of the Missouri legislature wants to end the state’s constitutional ban on providing public funds to religious organizations.

Calling it an injustice toward churches and other faith-based organizations, Sen. Scott Rupp, R-St. Charles, introduced legislation this month that would repeal a portion of the “Blaine Amendment” from the state constitution.

Happy Birthday KYLE!

Kyle we are so proud of you and hope you have a great birthday.

Mom, Dad, and Kate

Our apologies

We had promised to bring you a live broadcast of last night’s New Haven/St. James game. Unfortunately, during setup I inadvertently selected the wrong broadcasting channel keeping the first half from being heard on-line.

I am sorry that we did not broadcast as promised but I have put a process in place to ensure this does not happen again.

Hunter out smarted by raccoon

Robertsville, Mo. - Last night at approximately 8:30 p.m. Franklin County Deputies responded to a report of an accidental shooting at River Round Access near Old Cove Road approximately 10 miles southeast of Robertsville, Mo.

Freshmen pull off stunning win on Wednesday - Tournament champions on Thursday

Photo by Pam Ruediger

New Haven rocks Wright City advance to consolation game

Rachel Steinhoff knocks down a look jumper for two of her 13 points.

Hermann, Mo. – New Haven came into Wednesday night’s after falling below 500 (7-8) for the first time this season after Monday's lose to St. Clair, who they had beaten the week before.

January 26th

State lawmakers take new approach on texting while driving ban

Missouri News Horizon
– A state Senator from St. Louis has offered a new approach to expanding the state’s current texting while driving ban.

OBITUARY: Beaufort: Alma Miles (April 2, 1951 - Jan., 24, 2012)

Alma Miles, 60, of Beaufort, Mo. passed away on Tues., Jan. 24, 2012. 

Read, Right, and Run - Students making a difference.

Today we live within a society focused more on “What will I get in return,” instead of giving everything and expecting nothing in return.  Mother Theresa was quoted in saying “We realize that what we are accomplishing is a drop in the ocean. But if this drop were not in the ocean, it would be missed.”

January 25th

Missing ferret - Reward offer for anyone who can help

Missing Ferret

Game Brief: Lady rocks roll over Wright City 44-26

Stephanie Gerling shot lights out last night helping New Haven to advance to Friday's consolation game.

Hermann, Mo. - The Lady Rocks knocked off #8Wright City to advance to Friday's Consolation game.  Game time is set for 4:30 p.m.

Lawmakers reconsider charter schools

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Proponents of charter schools are back with legislation that would allow them to spread beyond the borders of the Kansas City and St. Louis school districts.

Rep. Tishaura Jones, D-St. Louis, is sponsoring a bill that would allow for expansion of charter schools while simultaneously enhancing accountability measures for such schools.