Waterloo To Play Freeburg For Regional Title

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Waterloo’s baseball team is headed to the championship game of the Class 3A Regional. The Bulldogs (23-11) will take on Freeburg (27-5) this Saturday, May 30, at 12 noon. In their semi-final game, WHS pitcher Noah Thaggard (pictured) pitched the Bulldogs to a 6-1 victory over Mascoutah. Freeburg won their game … Read More

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Columbia And Waterloo To Compete For Regional Title

The Columbia Eagles softball team advanced to the championship of the Waterloo 3A regional with a 6-3 victory Wednesday over conference rival Freeburg. The Eagles were led by shortstop Kaylee Bastien. The senior went 4 for 4, including a home run and three singles. The Eagles (25-3) will be looking for revenge as … Read More

ATV Accident Update

Wyatt Dugan is recovering from a head injury sustained in a four-wheeler accident. It occurred Saturday, May 23, at property along Maus Road in rural Fults. Dugan is recovering in the ICU at St. Louis University Hospital and is in excellent care, according to his mother, Lori Weltig. The family appreciates all the … Read More

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Gibault Defeats Rival Columbia In Soccer Sectional

The girls soccer teams from Gibault and Columbia clashed Tuesday evening in a first round match of the Columbia Soccer Sectional. After each team won their regionals, the Hawks and Eagles competed in a game which will be long remembered to all those who competed and watched from the sidelines. After 2 1/2 grueling … Read More

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Rossi The Horse Rescued From Muddy Creek Bed

A horse became stuck Wednesday afternoon, May 13, in creek along a steep ravine off Cedar Ridge Lane in rural Waterloo (off Andy's Run). Rossi, an 1,800-pound, 30 year-old draft horse had gotten stuck in the mud. When found, the creek water was to her neck. The owner of the horse, Tammy Shartzer, was unable to … Read More

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Emily and Chris Padgett of Atlanta, Ga., announce the birth of a daughter. Margaret Lee Padgett was born Oct. 20, 2014 at Piedmont Hospital. She weighed 7 pounds, 7 ounces and was 21 inches … Read More

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