January is the busiest month of the year for Bill Marquart, Dutzow. As a volunteer with the St. Francis Borgia Regional High School Athletic Association who is in charge of staffing the gates for eight or more teams across three sports — football, basketball and vollyeball, Marquart is at Bo…
Whether you are traveling for business or for pleasure, going solo or bringing family or friends, the Amtrak® Missouri River Runner® is offering great discounts for spring, summer and early fall travel.
Talking to a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease in the right way can improve overall well-being for caregivers as well as their partners and help to ease the caregiving burden. Those are the findings of a study from Florida Atlantic University’s College of Nursing that looked at a program de…
The Muny will hold a Centennial Birthday Bash that provides a free open house Sunday, May 20, from 1 to 5 p.m. Guests will enjoy once-in-a-lifetime experiences that celebrate musical theater, community and The Muny.
The 14th annual Riverfront Trail Day for senior citizens and anyone who is physically disabled will be held Wednesday, June 6, at the Washington Fairgrounds. A rain date has been set for June 7.
During the 20-plus years I have practiced ophthalmology, many patients have told me how little attention they paid to their eyes until they began having problems with their vision.
Fans of Star Trek live the Prime Directive. Others follow the Golden Rule. Put them together and you have the philosophy of a man who has devoted his life to helping others and training others to do the same.
Warrenton resident Nancy Dennager has seen the aftermath of some of the worst natural disasters in recent history and has help thousands of people through her time with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).
What they thought was a one-time gig, has turned into a lifestyle for Hermann residents Bill, 71, and Louise Fields, who have taken their characters of Santa and Mrs. Claus to new levels.
As Claire Saucier walks down the an aisle in the Iron Spike Train Museum, surrounded by cityscapes she stops to point out small details in the model train diorama, like a small tire in a river or a woman waiting in line for the restroom.
In Washington, a local group of hobbyists has been gathering every Tuesday to learn how to play an ancient game that pits players together in a dual of chance and wits.
Herb Tobben’s business card lists his title at Clemco Industries as “Sample Processing Coordinator, Technical Services.” His actual title should probably be “Problem Solver.”
A near 100-degree September afternoon finds Merrill Wohler sipping coffee, puffing on a cigarette and doing what he loves most in the world...piddlin’.
Union resident Lee Parks, DO, has spent her personal and professional life trying to make sure people don’t fall through the cracks. Whether it’s through helping provide women with an education, helping low-income people get the medical care they need or mentoring osteopathic medical student…
A “hands-on” history lesson and flying museum will be at the Branson Airport (BKG) when “Yellow Rose,” the Commemorative Air Force’s B-25 Mitchell bomber, visits Sept. 13-17 along with seven other historically significant aircraft that changed American history.
We crossed over the Iowa-Missouri border recently on our way home from a getaway to escape the heat. The weekend in Waterloo, Iowa, was cool, perfect for riding the area’s 100-plus miles of paved bike trails without sweating your pedal pushers off.
Outside of St. Clair, on property mostly hidden from view, sits a farm seemingly from another century, and a woman who tries to spend everyday living the life of a bonafide pioneer woman.
Registration for the 2017 Franklin County Silver Games is open now through Aug. 26. Registration forms are available at local libraries, online at http://franklincosilvergames.com under Forms, or by contacting Barb Gardner at 636-584-4172