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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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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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