Archive - 2012

January 23rd

OBITUARY: Berger: Rosemary Hudson (April 2, 1928 - Jan. 21, 2012)

Rosemary Hudson, 83, of Berger, Mo., passed away on Sat., Jan. 21, 2012 at Gasconade Manor Nursing Home in Owensville, Mo.

Mrs. Hudson was born in St. Louis, Mo. on April 2, 1928, the daughter of the late Angelo and Margaret (Bohan) Colonna.

Hudson was the widow of Lee Hudson, Sr. They were married April 14, 1946 in Mississippi.

Mrs. Hudson was a member of Faith Lutheran Church, Branson, Mo. and worked as a CNA for Mercy Hospital in Washington.

January 22nd

Blue Devils knock down Terrapins 80-72, remain number one in ACC

Pictured is Kathleen Scheer from today's action against Maryland.
Photo courtesy of Duke Women's basketball.

Hennings Automotive a top contributer to Franklin County's United Way

Hennings Automotive was one of two companies from New Haven making the top thirty companies in Franklin County, contributing the most money to the Franklin County Area United Way.

Changing the world one strand at a time

Photos by Eileen Roth.

Faculty and staff members at New Haven Elementary put emphasis on encouraging students to do the unexpected for others.

Aside from teaching students the standard math, reading, writing, and science topics, students are being taught how to simply be a good person within society.

January 21st

IMPORTANT: Basketball schedule and Re-scheduled dates

Upwards basketball in full swing - Pictures below

Upward Sports, the world's largest Christian sports league for children, provides a fun sports experience for kids based on healthy competition.

Last year, more than 550,000 K5 through sixth-grade kids had a great basketball, soccer, flag football or cheerleading experience through one of Upward's 2,400 leagues or camps.

New Haven's offense continues to struggle

Jacob Trachsel goes up to score 2 of his 12 points on the night.

New Haven, Mo – New Haven has struggled to put points on the board and last night was no different, scoring just six points in the first half.

Budget director defends Nixon’s proposed higher education cuts


Missouri News Horizon
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – The woman in charge of managing the state budget says struggling revenues leave no other option than to make major cuts in public funding for higher education next year.

January 20th

Shamrock Live Updates: Shamrocks unable to make comeback 36-25

Game Final - New Haven 25 Chamois 36

UPDATE - New Haven is with in 6 points just 3:22 left

3rd Quarter - New Haven trails 16-28

Halftime - New Haven still trails 6-18.

Shamrocks have struggled to even get good looks at the basket and committing several turnovers. 

Deadline announced for Managed Spring Turkey Hunts - drawings to be held starting in mid-March

Houf Wild Turkeys, courtesy MDC.

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo – Turkey hunters have until Feb. 29 to apply for managed hunts during Missouri’s 2012 spring turkey season.

McCaskill lobbies FAA for commercial version of C-17

Missouri News Horizon
– In an effort to create manufacturing jobs and bolster the state economy, Sen. Claire McCaskill is urging the Federal Aviation Adminstration to quickly certify a commercial version of the C-17 aircraft, manufactured in St. Louis.

Mission accomplished with stroller in hand

Pictured on the right is Jeff Perez with family and friends after reaching Huntington Beach, Ca.

January 19th

Ameren says new Lake of the Ozarks shore plane imminent

Missouri News Horizon
. – Following a month-long public comment period, Ameren Missouri officials say they are confident they will be able to submit a new shoreline management plan to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission by the end of the January.

Since December, Ameren has been trying to sell a plan to lake area homeowners that shrinks the easement zone for the Bagnell Dam.

Live Lady Shamrock updates: UPDATE Silex holds off rocks to win by five

Varsity Girls Updates:

Final - New Haven loses 53-48.

The Rocks were not able to recover after losing their four point in the third quarter.

3rd Quarter - Silex leads 41-38.

Halftime - Rocks extend their lead 28-32 to end the first half of play.

Peoples Savings Bank top 30 companies to raise most funds for Franklin County Area United Way

Postage price to go up this Sunday

The Postal Service handles more than 44% of the world's mail volume, delivering more mail to more addresses and to a larger geographic area than any other postal administration in the world.  Photo courtesy

New Haven School District has a new website

Pictured above is a screen shot of the school districts new home page.

The New Haven School District is happy to announce a new and improved website.

OBITUARY: Washington: Frances L. Buhr (October 9, 1918 - January 18, 2012)

Frances L. Buhr, nee Kappelmann, 93, of Washington, Mo. passed away on Wed., Jan. 18, 2012.

Menke leads Rocks over Linn 32-30

Photo by Lisa Gerlemann

Linn, Mo. – New Haven ended a two game skid on Tuesday, slipping past Linn 32-30.

Ryan Menke led all scores with 15 points on 6-9 shooting from the field, marking Tuesday’s game the tenth time Menke has hit double figures.

January 18th

Free training session this month for tutors

The Y Community Literacy Council will hold a free tutor training session later this month. The training will be held Friday, January 27, from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. at East Central College’s Washington location at Four Rivers Career Center.