Archive - 2012

January 10th

Breaking News UPDATE 2 - AT&T says all wireless services restored

7:57 p.m. - Earlier today, some customers in parts of Montgomery, Franklin, Crawford, Gasconade, Maries, Osage, Dent, Pulaski and Phelps counties may have experienced issues with wireless service.

Live Update: Shamrocks cruise past New Bloomfield Finial 63-32

7:17 p.m. - Shamrocks win easy, knocking off New Bloomfield, 63-32.

The Rocks will next play on Tues. at 7:30 p.m. against the winner of Harisburg/Montogmery County game.

6:58 p.m. - New Haven extends their lead, holding New Bloomfield to just four points in the third quarter, 48-22

Board of Aldermen approve sales tax proposal for April ballot

New Haven’s Elected Officials voted unanimously at last night’s City Council meeting to place a city ordinance on April’s ballot that would impose a sales tax of one-quarter of one percent for funding of local parks.  The proposed ordinance also includes a five-cent decrease in the property tax levy for taxpayers.

Happy Birthday Kaileigh Meyer

Happy Birthday, SnowBaby!


Kevin and Kaylin

January 9th

Williams named ACC Rookie of the Week for the fourth time - Third most in school history

Pictured left: Elizabeth Williams. Stock photo courtesy of Duke Womens basketball.

Live Update 1: Lady Rocks upset North Callaway

9:00 p.m. - The Lady Shamrocks upset North Callaway with a finial score of 40-25. (correction)

8:30 p.m. - The Lady Shamrocks, seeded fifth, are currently in action in the first round of the South Callaway Tournament playing fourth seeded North Callaway.

Cast announced for ECC production of "Seussical"

Union, Mo. - ECC Theatre has announced the cast for the 2012 spring musical, Seussical. Directed by Grace Austin with vocal direction by Paula Nolley, Seussical follows the adventures of Horton the Elephant and a cast of zany Dr. Seuss characters on their wild adventures.

Lawmakers cast doubt on quality jobs program

Missouri News Horizon

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- When is an economic development program a success?
When is it a failure?

Depends on who you’re talking to.

OBITUARY: Beaufort: Roger Clifford Green (July 26, 1968 - January 8, 2012)

Roger Green, 43, of Beaufort, Mo. passed away on Sun., Jan. 8, 2012.

He is survived by his wife, Annette Green of Beaufort, Mo. and one daughter, Beth Swafford of the state of Illinois.  He is also survived by his parents, Richard and Fran Green of St. James, Mo; two brothers, Russell Green and Richard Green and wife Toni, all of the state of Nebraska; and his mother-in-law, Jo Ann Swafford of Beaufort, Mo.

Male suspect flees deputies - Drives off cliff into Meramec River

St. Clair, Mo. - Saturday, Franklin County Deputies responded to the area of Friendship Park near Highway PP and Plum Ford Road approximately 16 miles east of St. Clair for a report of a suspicious vehicle.

When deputies arrived three suspects fled the scene, two of them on foot and one in a vehicle.

R-2 knocks off New Haven to win consolation in 6th grade tournament

Franklin County R-2 faced off rival New Haven in yesterday afternoon’s sixth grade consolation game in New Haven’s 5th and 6th grade boys tournament.

January 8th

A 4th grade championship game thriller. - Video of the unbelievable ending.

Photo by Jason Pilarski

Nail biter in 5th grade consolation game

New Haven’s 5th grade boys played consolation against Owensville in this afternoon’s tournament at New Haven High School.

Governor gives $3.3 million for levee repair

Missouri News Horizon
– Although it’s making progress, Missouri is a far way from fully fixing all of the state’s damaged Missouri River levees before next spring’s flood season.

Sweet redemption - Rocks sneak past Washington in overtime 32-31

Pictured above: Kyle Ruediger banks in the jumber for two of a game high 14 points.

Washington, Mo. – Saturday was the first round of Borgia’s annual JV Boys Basketball Tournament.  The Shamrocks came in as the number five seed to face Washington who was seeded fourth.

2012 Winter Ball Coronation Video Edited

January 7th

Klahn and Schenck crowned Queen and King at last night's Winter Ball

Pictured above are the 2012 Winter Ball King and Queen.

New Haven, Mo – The 2012 Winter Ball King and Queen at last night’s basketball game were junior Abby Klahn and sophomore Seth Schenck.

Educating students for a global society

JEFFERSON CITY, Michele Clark, Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education - Preparing students to live and work in an increasingly global society is the focus of an International Education Summit Monday, Jan. 9 in Jefferson City.

OBITUARY: New Haven: Charles Parvin Shockley (September 30, 1930 - January 7, 2012)

Charles Parvin Shockley, 81, of New Haven, Mo. passed away Sat., Jan. 7, 2012.

OBITUARY: Washington: Bertha Eckelkamp (August 19, 1924 - January 5, 2012)

Bertha Eckelkamp, 87, of Washington, Missouri passed away on Thurs., Jan. 5, 2012.