Milestones

Twenhafel Reunion Held August 6

The Twenhafel Family Reunion was held August 6, 2017 at the Trinity Lutheran School Activity Center in Hoyleton, with a catered meal by Gerri Schnitker at 12:30 p.m. Larry Unverfehrt welcomed the group and led them in table prayer. After dinner, prizes were given to those who had a colored circle under their plate; the

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Gajewski Reunion Held August 13

The 38th annual Gajewski Reunion was held August 13 at Rend Lake with 108 in attendance. Some of those attending received special recognition: Dorothy Suchomski, of Pinckneyville, was recognized as the oldest woman present and for having the most children. John Ray Bock, of St Louis, was recognized for being the oldest man and for

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Majewski Family Reunion Held July 16

The Majewski family reunion was held on July 16, 2017 at Ashley Park Hall with fried chicken and a potluck. It was also a celebration of 90th birthdays of Camille Lee and Agnes Kurwicki. The hall was decorated in a strawberry theme with red balloons, a beautiful cake and many pictures of Camille’s life all

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Jones And Geiser Announce Engagement

Stephanie Geiser and Nickolas Jones announce their engagement. The bride-to-be is the daughter of Stephen and Sandra Geiser of Wheaton, and the parents of the future groom are Dale and Sondra Jones of Oakdale. The bride and groom are both graduates of Southern Illinois University Carbondale, where they met. The couple will be married on

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NOTS Donates To Nashville Police Department

Shown presenting the check , FROM LEFT, Tim Kirchner, Chief Brian Fletcher, and Andy Kirchner. NOT PICTURED, David Kirchner. Recently, the Kirchner Family of companies presented a check for $10,000 to the Nashville Police Department. In presenting this check, Andy Kirchner stated “Our family of companies is pleased to present this check to the Nashville

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Eigenrauch Grandson Plays In Cooperstown Baseball Tournament

FROM LEFT, Eric Eigenrauch, Christy ,Alaina Herrera, Loretta and Roland Eigenrauch, and (kneeling) McGuire Eigenrauch. Eric, Christy, Alaina, and McGuire are from Las Vegas, Nevada. McGuire played in a week-long, 104 team baseball tournament at Cooperstown, N.Y. They placed 17th. Eric is the son and McGuire is the grandson of Roland and Loretta Eigenrauch of

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Birth – Witte

WITTE Dempsey and Jenny Witte of Nashville are excited to announce the birth of their daughter, Sylvia Alexis Witte. Sylvia arrived at 11:34 p.m. on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Breese. She weighed 7 pounds 9 ounces and measured 19.5 inches. She was welcomed home by big brother, Dawson and big

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51st Eigenrauch Reunion Held August 13

The 51st Annual Eigenrauch Reunion was held on Sunday, August 13, 2017 at Plum Hill. Those attending were Roland and Loretta Eigenrauch, Melissa and Neil Kabat, Joe, Hayden and Sawyer Price, Hadley and Sandra Hackstadt, Brett, Morganne and Parklyn Hackstadt; Ron and Paula Hackstadt, Mathilda Hackstadt, Laura Hackstadt and Paul Cleary all of Okawville; Gordon

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Pieszchalski Twins Earn Eagle Awards

On August 5, 2017 Sean and Matthew Pieszchalski, twins sons of John and Miranda (Mercer) Pieszchalski of Wadesville, Indiana and grandsons of Michael and Charolet Pieszchalski of Dubois, and John and Debbie Mercer of Kentucky, earned Eagle Scout, the highest ranking in scouting. Starting in 2008 they enrolled as Tiger Clubs, June 2012 Arrow of

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Marvin Miessner Celebrating 90th Birthday

Marvin Miessner and family will be celebrating Marvin’s 90th birthday with an open house to be held on Sunday, August 20. Marvin’s children, Donald and Linda Miessner, Karen and Carl Benning, Marla and Dennis Hempen, and Lori Felts are inviting family and friends to extend their well wishes to Marvin at St. John’s Lutheran School

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