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  • Shed fire near Millstadt

    The Columbia Fire Department responded about 1:30 p.m. Saturday to a shed fire on New Farm Lane off Triple Lakes Road near Millstadt.

    • Posted September 8, 2018
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  • Eagles win big at Salem, 35-6

    With a threat of storms looming, this week’s football game for Columbia at Salem was moved up to Thursday night. Following a sluggish first half, the Eagles pulled away late for a 35-6 victory. Columbia was locked...

    • Posted September 7, 2018
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  • Neff promoted in minor leagues

    Gibault Catholic High School Class of 2014 baseball standout Zach Neff is moving up the ranks of the minor leagues. Neff, who was drafted this past June in the 31st round of the Major League Baseball draft...

    • Posted September 5, 2018
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  • Hawks soaring out of the gate

    The Gibault Catholic High School volleyball team improved to 7-0 on the season after winning the Marissa-New Athens Tournament by defeating East St. Louis and Wesclin on Thursday night. Ashlyn Wightman, who was named to the all-tourney...

    • Posted September 5, 2018
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  • Eagles dazzle in blowout of Bulldogs

    This year’s Columbia Eagles football squad has a knack for the spectacular. Last week, a 92-yard kickoff return and a blocked field goal in the final seconds led to a one-point win. In their home opener Friday...

    • Posted September 1, 2018
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  • Are you ready for election day?

    As the Nov. 6 election draws closer with each passing day, Monroe County Clerk Dennis Knobloch provided information on early voting and registration deadlines.  In-person and absentee voting will be available in the county clerk’s office at...

    • Posted August 29, 2018
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  • Soccer teams off to strong start

    The standard is high for prep soccer teams in Monroe County, with either Gibault, Columbia or Waterloo representing this area at the state tournament each of the past five years. It’s a good bet that streak can...

    • Posted August 29, 2018
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  • FOOTBALL: Eagles win; ‘Dogs and Tigers fall

    The high school football season got off to a thrilling start for one local team on Friday night. Not so for two others. Columbia used some late-game heroics to win 36-35 at Mascoutah. Meanwhile, Waterloo fell 23-7...

    • Posted August 25, 2018
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  • Fire destroys home near Fults

    A rural Monroe County couple escaped an early Thursday morning house fire with little more than the clothes on their backs. “It’s a total loss,” Maeystown Fire Chief Lynden Prange said of the home of Richard and...

    • Posted August 23, 2018
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  • Hawks slip past Bulldogs in the rain

    Last season, rivals Gibault and Waterloo met on the soccer pitch for the regional title with the Hawks prevailing in a drizzly 1-0 overtime thriller. Gibault went on to play in the Class 2A state tournament, falling...

    • Posted August 22, 2018
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  • Bulldogs, Eagles alumni to meet in game for the ages

    Generations of former Waterloo Bulldogs and Columbia Eagles ranging in age from 21-50 will strap on helmets and take the field for a special night of football on Aug. 25. For some, it’s the chance to play...

    • Posted August 15, 2018
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  • Waterloo native canoeing for a cause

    Erik Elsea grew up in Monroe County and always dreamed of canoeing the entire Mississippi River. He remembers sandbagging against the Mississippi during the Flood of 1993. “Flooding remains the greatest natural cause of devastation on our...

    • Posted August 10, 2018
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