Volunteer Firefighters Needed

The Millstadt Fire Department recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “Are you at least 18 years of age?Looking to serve your community?Do you live within Millstadt Fire Protection District?Do you have a positive attitude and enjoy learning and taking on challenges?Come visit us at the Fire House this weekend on Saturday or stop … Read more

MCS Students Play In All Star Game

MCS Athletics recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “Last night Jamos and Kalind played in the Southern Illinois All Star Game. Both of them played well and represented our school proudly. Congratulations and good luck in high school.”

Millstadt Farmers Market Opens Soon

The Millstadt Township Farmers Markets will open on Friday, May 17th! As always the farmers market will be held on Fridays from 3-6pm at the Millstadt VFW. Contact us for any information. Stop by the VFW for their weekly Friday fish fry.

Central Bank 47th Annual $1,000 College Grant

For over 40 years, our Bank has been awarding a $1,000 college grant to a local high school senior.  For the 2024-2025 academic year, we will offer a one-time grant to a full-time student attending their first year of college this fall.  Applicants must provide: Completed Application Due by May 31st, 2024 3 Written Character … Read more

White Coat Ceremony For Hannah Dengler

Hannah Dengler of Millstadt recently received her white coat in a ceremony held at the University of Illinois. This event marks the beginning of 14 months of clinical rotations in Veterinary Medicine. Hannah is a 2013 graduate of MCS, a 2017 graduate of Gibault Catholic High School and a 2021 graduate of Murray State University. … Read more

Congrats To MCS Junior Beta Club

Millstadt Teachers’ Association recently posted the following to their Facebook page: Congratulations to the MCS Junior Beta Club for a successful convention! Congrats to Kynedi L for 1st place in the Social Studies competition, Annabelle B for 1st place on site drawing, Addison S for 3rd place in drawing, and JT M, Eli S, Kadin … Read more

Millstadt Optimist Club – March Student Of The Month

The Millstadt Optimist Club recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “Last night we celebrated Eli Seneczyn – our March Optimist Club Student of the Month! Please help us congratulate him for all of his hard work! #Millstadt#optimistclub“

Nancy Sweet Education Scholarship

It’s that time of year again! Millstadt CCSD #160 is once again offering the Nancy Sweet Education Scholarship (which is $1,500 this year!) The only requirements are that the applicant: must have graduated from MCS, is an Education major, and turns in a 250 word (or less) essay on “Why I Want to be a … Read more

Millstadt VFW Seeking Volunteers

The Monroe County YMCA recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “Help give back to one of the Millstadt Community’s oldest members, the Millstadt VFW Post 7980. Volunteer with the Millstadt Chamber to help spruce up this Millstadt staple.Contact AJ Scharf for more details”

2024 FIREMAN’S PICNIC UPDATE

The Millstadt Fire Department recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “The 153rd Annual Millstadt Fireman’s Picnic presented by UMB Bank & Schubert’s Smokehouse is excited to announce Twisted Road with Miranda Bury Music!!! We will have a jam packed night of 90’s COUNTRY Music!! Twisted Road WOW’d the crowd last year leaving them … Read more

Millstadt Police Department Visit St. James

The Millstadt Police Department recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “Today, Chief Hucke and Lt. Romero were present at St James Catholic School for a presentation to the 5th-8th graders by Circuit Judge Heinz Rudolf, on the “Worries of the World Wide Web.” He discussed the negative consequences of creating and or sending … Read more

Millstadt Police Welcome New Officer

The Millstadt Police Department recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “Last night, at the village board meeting, we swore in our newest Officer. Joining our department is Officer Timothy Wiechert. Officer Wiechert has 17 years of law enforcement experience, having worked in Missouri and Illinois. He felt our department would be a perfect … Read more

Celebrating 40+ Years Of Service

The Millstadt Union Fire Department recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “Friday Night at our Annual Meeting we also had the great honor of highlighting Audrey Touchette 40+ years of Service with the Ambulance. Not only do we hold Audrey near and dear to us as our resident baker, but she has also … Read more

FireFighter Of The Year Award

The Millstadt Union Fire Department recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “Last Friday, at our Annual Meeting, we had the honor of awarding Nate Noerper FireFighter of the Year Award. Nate is as dedicated as they come. He runs a ton of calls year in and year out; Is always first to volunteer … Read more

Millstadt Optimist Club January & February Student Of The Month

The Millstadt Optimist Club recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “Tonight we honored both our January and February Optimist Club Student of the month from MCS. Please help us in congratulating Carter Jones and Charlie Cates for all of their hard work. We wish them both continued success! #Millstadt#OptimistClub#studentofthemonth#Congratulations“

Retired Millstadt Police Chief Ed Wilkerson Wins The Olympian Award

The Millstadt Police Department recently posted the following to their Facebook page: Last Thursday, retired Millstadt Police Chief Ed Wilkerson received the Olympian Award at the annual Southern Illinois Law Enforcement Commission/Southern Illinois Police Chiefs Association awards banquet. Per the guidelines for this award, it is bestowed upon a retired chief or sheriff who, “must … Read more

Millstadt Police Participate In Boy Scout Pinewood Derby

The Millstadt Police Department recently posted the following to their Facebook page: “This past Saturday, Officer Ettling and Officer Collins got to participate in a fun event with local Boy Scout Troop 622. They issued “tickets” to those who participated in the pinewood derby. Thank you to the troop for asking us to participate in … Read more

Millstadt Chamber Of Commerce Community Awards

The Millstadt Chamber Of Commerce recently posted the following to their Facebook page. “Our Annual Dinner 2024 is complete! Thank you to everyone who was able to come out and join us for a great event. Everything our Chamber does is reliant on the participation of our businesses. We also want to congratulate our winners … Read more