6/17 – Police took a burglary to business report, at the car wash on East Washington Street. The burglary occurred that day, sometime between 7:30 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Anyone who saw anything suspicious is asked to contact the police department.
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6/16 – 1:30 p.m. – Police received a complaint of a vehicle driving recklessly. The suspect vehicle was located at Circle K. Terrence J. Bailey Jr., 31 of Freeburg, was charged with Driving While Revoked.
Robert E. Whaley Jr., 28 of Belleville, charged with Driving While Suspended. 100 block of East Washington Street.
Who knew your kitchen scraps could turn into a bountiful garden to enjoy again? Skip the compost bucket or garbage can, and re-grow your leftover veggies and fruits this winter for beautiful houseplants and garden additions. “Kitchen scrap gardening is a great way to reinforce the concepts of recycling and reusing while experimenting with leftover plant parts to regrow,” said Brittnay Haag, University of Illinois Extension horticulture educator.
Spring is a time when we emerge outside, poking around the garden to see what winter wrought. What many homeowners find is their mulch is in need of refreshing. But, what mulch is the best? Following are commonly used mulches and my picks for the best to use in the home landscape.
Kaskaskia Valley Audubon Society (KVAS) challenges you to visit and hike at either 5, 10 or 15 of the most scenic natural preserves and cultural areas in the region to earn a commemorative button, before the end of the year. The buttons for each level will look different. Learn more at www.MillstadtNews.com
Missouri Southern announces Spring 2018 Dean’s List Joplin, MO – The Dean’s List has been released for the Spring 2018 semester at Missouri Southern State University. Congratulations to full-time student, Emily M. Radcliff, of Millstadt, IL. Students must earn a grade point average of 3.75 or above on a 4.0 scale to be selected for the Dean’s List.
NURSING EDUCATION – Graduates of the Southwestern Illinois College Nursing Education program gathered recently at St. Peter’s Cathedral in Belleville before the 2018 Health Sciences Pinning Ceremony. Nursing Education graduates include: from left, first row, Chelsea Rabbermann of Red Bud and Isabelita Skaggs and Melissa Smith, both of O’Fallon; second row, Hilary Rachell of Belleville and […]
5/26 – 11:56 p.m. – Police were called to a hit & run traffic crash, in the 200 block of West Harrison Street. Dawn R. Lawrence, 56 of Millstadt, was cited for Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Failure to Reduce Speed to Avoid an Accident & Improper Lane Usage.
5/25 – 11:32 p.m. – Millstadt Police, Millstadt Fire & EMS were dispatched to a two-vehicle traffic crash, at Washington Street & Jefferson Street. One of the vehicles was on its side. Both drivers refused medical treatment. One of the vehicles was towed from the scene. Deborah A. Loecher, 67 of Belleville, was cited for […]