40th Annual St. Peter Prairie Days Schedule of Events
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St. Peter Prairie Days presented by the First State Bank of St. Peter, Lotz Trucking, Durbin Vet Clinic, Rural Comm, ADM of St. Peter & Farina and Taylor Sales & Service. 40th St. Peter Prairie Days Friday, August 21 5pm – Fish Dinner Served – Ribeye/Chicken Sandwiches (sponsored by the...
Vandalia Schools Traffic Flow Map for PreK-8th grade area
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Vandalia School registration is set for Tuesday and Wednesday of this week and the school district will be passing out this map for the drop off and pick up route for the PreK-8th grade area.
Vandalia School Parents get new pick up and drop off route for PreK-8th grade area
12 hours ago
Vandalia School registration is set for Tuesday and Wednesday of this week and the school district will be passing out a map for the drop off and pick up route for the PreK-8th grade area. Vandalia Superintendent of Schools Rich Well says everything is the same except the pick up for VES will be west to east in the...
New fraud skimming showing up in some area communities
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Some area communities are dealing with a new kind of fraud. But, luckily, it hasn't made it to Fayette County yet. The new fraud is called skimming and it has been an issue in both Effingham and Salem recently. Gas stations in both communities has been hit by someone who has opened up a gas pump with a master key...
Report: Armadillo in western Bond County
12 hours ago
Believe it or not, armadillos have been slowly expanding their territory further north into Illinois---and one even reached into western Bond County recently. The Belleville News Democrat reports that an armadillo was struck by a vehicle along Mettler Road near New Douglas in far western Bond County in July. The...
Cards walk against Rockies, Cubs complete sweep of Brewers
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(St.Louis, MO) -- Brandon Moss belted a walk off RBI-single to give the Cardinals a 3-2 victory over the Rockies at Busch Stadium. Randal Grichuk clubbed a two-run home run and Jason Heyward went 2-for-3 and scored twice for St.Louis, which took three of four from Colorado. Trevor Rosenthal improved to 2-and-2...
Cards lose to Rockies
Aug 02, 2015
(St. Louis, MO) -- Ben Paulsen went deep and finished with three RBI to lead the Rockies to a 6-2 victory over the Cardinals at Busch Stadium. Nolan Arenado hit a two-run shot and Carlos Gonzalez plated a run in the win. Jorge De La Rosa allowed two runs in six-and-two-thirds to improve to 7-and-4 as Colorado snapped...
Cards shut out Rockies
Aug 01, 2015
(St. Louis, MO) -- Matt Carpenter hit a lead-off home run and the Cardinals cruised to a 7-0 shutout of the Rockies at Busch Stadium. Jhonny Peralta added a two-run shot while Stephen Piscotty drove in two in the win. Michael Wacha fired seven frames and struck out seven to improve to 12-and-4 as St. Louis improved...
Cards rally for win, Cubs beat Milwaukee
Jul 31, 2015
(St.Louis, MO) -- The Cardinals scored three runs in the bottom of the ninth to rally for a 9-8 win over the Rockies. Jhonny Peralta laced a game-tying, two-run single, and Greg Garcia drew a bases-loaded walk to score decisive run. Matt Carpenter went 4-for-5 with two homers, four runs and four RBI to help St.Louis...
Cardinals Acquire Moss From Indians
Jul 30, 2015
(St. Louis, MO) -- The St. Louis Cardinals are adding slugger Brandon Moss for the stretch run. The Cards acquired the 31-year-old outfielder from the Cleveland Indians for left-handed prospect Rob Kaminsky. Moss is batting just .217 this season, but has belted 15 home runs and driven in 50. The moves comes after...