Archive - 2012

January 25th

Chelsea Gray named the Ronald McDonald House Charities Duke student-Athlete of the week

Photo courtesy of Duke Womens Basketball

Bank of Franklin County makes donation to New Haven Park Board

Pictured above left to right: Pam Schroeder and Phyllis Menke

New Haven High School Student of the month - Austin Madden

The student of the month for December is Junior Austin Madden.  Austin is the son of James and Tina Madden.

Along with Austin’s outstanding academic achievements, he was recognized for his role as a leader in his class.  Serving as class vice-president, he has taken an active role in committee work and decision making that has impacted the class in a positive way.

NEW HAVEN: Obituary: Timothy Ray Bonnarens (Dec. 21, 1966 - Jan. 24, 2012)

Timothy Ray Bonnarens, 45, of New Haven, Mo., passed away on Tues., Jan. 24, 2012 at New Haven Care Center.

Mr. Bonnarens was born in Washington, Mo. on Dec. 21, 1966, the son of Robert A. and Selma (Scheible) Bonnarens of New Haven, Mo.

He was a member of St. Peter's United Church of Christ, New Haven, Missouri and a former member of the Brotherhood of Maintenance of Way.

Mr. Bonnarens worked for Powells as a painter and then worked for Union Pacific for five years as a machine operator.

Rehearsals begin Monday for Three Performing Groups at ECC

Union, Mo. - East Central College encourages adults and children who are musically inclined to join one of the performing groups for the spring semester. Rehearsals begin Monday, January 30, for three ensembles.

Children in grades 4 through 8 are welcome to participate in the East Central Children’s Chorale which holds rehearsals on Mondays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. The Children’s Chorale is directed by Malinda Thompson and Sheila Baer.

Menke's hot hand helps New Haven down Warrenton 43-32

Ryan Menke drains one of his two from behind the arc.

Hermann, Mo. – Last night’s game saw a new and reinvigorated shamrock team from start to finish.

Do not call my cell phone - Senate committee approves cell phones for No Call List

Missouri News Horizon
– Missouri lawmakers took another step toward adding cell phone numbers to the state’s official “Do Not Call” registry.

La Russa to manage 2012 NL All-Start Team

ST. LOUIS, MO. (Missouri Sports Magazine) – Tony La Russa, the longtime manager of the St. Louis Cardinals who retired following his Club’s 2011 World Series Championship, will serve as the manager of the National League All-Star Team for the 2012 Midsummer Classic at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Commissioner Allan H. (Bud) Selig announced today.

January 24th

Shamrock Updates: Shamrocks knock of Warriors 43-32

Photo from New Haven's win over Warrenton.

Game Final - New Haven downs the Warriors 43-32.
Game story to come.

Freshmen boys also won this evening, defeating Fatima in Owensville's Freshmen Tournament.  The freshmen will play Pacific tomorrow night at 6:15.

Chronic Wasting Disease found in two free-ranging deer from Macon County

JEFFERSON CITY Mo – The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) received two positive test results for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) from 1,077 tissue samples taken from free-ranging deer harvested by hunters in north-central Missouri during the 2011 fall firearms deer season. Both positive test results were from adult bucks harvested by Missouri hunters in Macon County, and are the first CWD-positive results for free-ranging deer in Missouri.

Huskies take third in St. Gertrude Tournament

Photo by Mark Lensing

Pictured front row from left to right: Graham Hill, Bradley Glaser, Trevor Blankenship, Kyle Brumels, and Chase Doerr, back row from left to right: Coach Mark Lensing, Coach Jeff Buchheit, Hunter Lensing,  Ethen Groner, Jack Tyree, John Fleer, Owen Buchheit and Tim Madden, and Coaches Brian Groner and Roger Davis.

2012 State of The Union - what will be addressed

Tonight, President Obama will deliver the 2012 State of the Union Address to millions of Americans from the nation's capitol.

Mercy Bariatric center offers support group

WASHINGTON, MO – The Mercy Bariatric Center is offering the New Beginnings Support Group, a monthly support group that offers information and support to people who are considering or have undergone weight loss surgery. Family members are welcome to attend as well.

You drink and drive, you may lose more

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The punishment for repeat drunk drivers in Missouri could become much stricter in the near future.

On Thursday, the state Senate gave first-round approval to a bill that would put harsher limitations on drivers whose licenses have been revoked due to multiple DWI convictions.

January 23rd

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).