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Next Senior Forum Topic Is Growing Old Without Going Broke

Next Senior Forum Topic Is Growing Old Without Going Broke

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The next Franklin County Senior Forum to address “Growing Old in Franklin County Without Going Broke” is slated for Wednesday, Feb. 25, at 6 p…

WHS Grad’s Life as a Working Actor in LA Is Moving Forward

WHS Grad’s Life as a Working Actor in LA Is Moving Forward

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Over Christmas break when Sean Spann was back in Washington from his life as a working actor in Los Angeles, a lot of his friends were patting…

Delmain To Wed Ard

Delmain To Wed Ard

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Jeff and Lisa Delmain, Villa Ridge, announce the upcoming wedding of their daughter, Danielle Elizabeth Delmain, to Justin Neal Ard, son of Sh…

Wilhoit-Schmitt Wedding Vows Read

Wilhoit-Schmitt Wedding Vows Read

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Kyle Wilhoit and Katie Schmitt were united in marriage Oct. 18, 2014, at St. Ignatius of Loyola Church, Concord Hill. Father Borgerding, O.S.B…

February Picks — Kindness Keeps Blooming

February Picks — Kindness Keeps Blooming

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This month’s Book Buzz Picks shine a light on considerate characters who “Keep Kindness Blooming.” They model traits we’d be wise to adopt, sc…

Angie Hopkins Recognized at Campbellton Elementary

Angie Hopkins Recognized at Campbellton Elementary

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The 2014 Missourian In Education Teacher of the Year Angela Hopkins, a fourth-grade teacher at Campbellton Elementary, was honored in front of…

Sun Safety Tips for Wintertime

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Many people don’t realize it, but winter’s sun is just as dangerous as summer’s, says Adam J. Scheiner, M.D., an eyelid and facial cosmetic su…

Doodle Contest Entries Due Saturday

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The Washington Public Library’s second annual Doodle Contest ends this Saturday, Jan. 31, when all entries are due. The contest is open to eve…

Washington Woman Recalls War, Truman and Prohibition

Washington Woman Recalls War, Truman and Prohibition

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Katherine Graham moved to Washington in the late 1930s from northwest Arkansas so she could go to a Catholic high school.

Turn Your Backyard Into a Winter Wonderland for Wild Birds

Turn Your Backyard Into a Winter Wonderland for Wild Birds

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You may think warm weather is prime time to enjoy the rewarding hobby of bird feeding and bird-watching. Winter, however, is the time of year …

Market Researcher by Trade Turns Teacher by Chance

Market Researcher by Trade Turns Teacher by Chance

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A market researcher by trade, Don Boettcher never planned on becoming a teacher. But he’s found himself in a teaching role on more than one oc…

Vietnam Veterans Find Peace In Friendship, Honor Flight

Vietnam Veterans Find Peace In Friendship, Honor Flight

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Bill Stephens, Union, can’t remember what kept him from falling asleep one night about eight years ago, but he’ll never forget what he found w…

The Largest Asteroid Doesn’t Quite Cut It As a Planet

The Largest Asteroid Doesn’t Quite Cut It As a Planet

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From a distance, Ceres might look a bit like any other planet you might see. It’s spherical, after all, and that’s one of the biggest requirem…

Murrell Son Born

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Tim and Devin Murrell, Marthasville, announce the birth of a son, Easton Scott Murrell. Born Dec. 26, 2014, at Mercy Hospital Washington, he w…

Girl for the McCaffertys

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Michael and Martha McCafferty, St. Clair, announce the birth of a daughter, Emily Kate McCafferty. Born March 25, 2014, at St. Luke’s Hospital…

Sights and Insights

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It was dark and dismal on Saturday evening when I got home from Florida. But I was as happy as Dorothy of red slipper fame when our flight fro…

March Daughter Born

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Nicholas and Jenna (Maschmann) March, Perryville, announce the birth of a daughter, Danielle Nicole March. Born Jan. 16, 2015, at Southeast He…

Chaves Baby Boy

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Darren and Kimberly (Van Leer) Chaves, St. Clair, announce the birth of a son, Brendan Michael Chaves. Born Dec. 17, 2014, at St. Luke’s Hospi…

January Book Buzz Reviews

January Book Buzz Reviews

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It’s time to honor Christmas Past with three Book Buzz reviews on Newsbee’s December Picks. This month the hive was jammed with reviews from a…

The Bee 2015 is March 21

The Bee 2015 is March 21

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School spelling bees are under way at area schools to determine who will advance to The Bee 2015, the regional spelling competition organized …

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