Jeff J. Juenger

Jeff J. Juenger, 55, of Mascoutah, IL born June 26, 1963 in Belleville, IL, died Wednesday, June 19, 2019, at his residence. He was former owner of Custom Clean Car Care in Mascoutah and O’Fallon, IL. He his preceded by his wife Kelly Juenger, who passed away on Sept. 29, 2015 and his sister, Lori…

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Mascoutah Student Attends Space Academy

HUNTSVILLE, AL – From June 2 -7,  Heidi Engelage of Mascoutah recently attended Space Academy at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, home of Space Camp®, Space Camp® Robotics™, Aviation Challenge®, U.S. Cyber Camp® and NASA Marshall Space Flight Center’s Official Visitor Center. Heidi, 13, will be in 8th grade at Mascoutah Middle School in…

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Better Newspapers Press Plant’s New Components Mean Faster Printing, Better Color Quality

By Shelby Niehaus Better Newspapers Inc. ALTAMONT – Following a two-week-long installation process for ten new-used Goss Community press units and an upgraded SC Goss Community folder, the Better Newspapers press plant in Altamont offers additional flexibility in color printing and higher print quality for the 20-plus newspapers it prints every week. Pressman Mark Hoskins,…

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Clinton County 4-H General Projects Show June 29

Clinton County 4-H members are busy finishing their 4-H projects, and getting their animals ready.  The 4-H General Projects Show will be here soon. Show day is June 29, at District 12 School in Breese.  Youth will have a wide array of projects on display. Every project that doesn’t include a live animal will be…

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Fireworks Laws in Mascoutah

By Scott Waldrup Mascoutah Chief of Police With the 4th of July coming up, I wanted to again get information out regarding legal and illegal fireworks, to avoid complaints of fireworks in town. I wanted to clarify the correct laws so that someone is not arrested, or have items confiscated, for what they thought were…

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Wayne E. Sauerhage

Wayne E. Sauerhage, 68, of Venedy, IL, born July 18, 1950 in Belleville, IL died Thursday, June 6, 2019 at Sparta Community Hospital, Sparta, IL. Wayne was a mill worker for Mascoutah Grain and Feed and worked for Farm Supply in Venedy. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles E. “Chuck” Sauerhage and…

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Julia L. Stelling-Bland

Julia L. Stelling-Bland, nee Rickert, 60, of Freeburg, IL born April 2, 1959 in Belleville, IL died Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, MO. She was a retired insurance agent and a caretaker.  She worked for Country Financial in Belleville and Home Instead Senior Care in Belleville.  Julie enjoyed camping with family…

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