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Friday, Oct. 9, 2015

Scott County agency schedules flu-shot clinics (09/24/15)
The Scott County Health Department has scheduled three flu-shot clinics, with the first taking place from 9 to 11 a.m. Friday at the Chaffee VFW Hall at 217 S. Frisco St. in Chaffee, Missouri. Flu shots are $20 for adults and $10 for children ages 18 and younger. No appointment is needed, and Medicare and Medicaid will be accepted...
Chaffee man accused of rape, assault of pregnant wife (08/23/15)
A Chaffee, Missouri, area man was arrested after being accused of rape and assault by his pregnant wife. Landon J. Klaffer, 21, Chaffee was charged with first-degree rape, first-degree sodomy, second-degree domestic assault, felonious restraint and unlawful use of a weapon...
Chaffee will flush fire hydrants Monday (07/05/15)
Chaffee, Missouri, residents may see less sediment stirred up in their water than usual after the city's biannual fire hydrant flush. Beginning Monday, the two-day process will remove mineral sediment built up in pipes, improve water quality and maintain valves and hydrants within the city...
Chaffee native's discovery could help save transplant patients' lives (06/23/15)
In 1973, Chaffee, Missouri, native Charlie Mantel earned a first-place ribbon at the Southeast Missouri Regional Science Fair for his research into the biochemical functions of the rosy gene in fruit flies. Now, more than 40 years later, a study conducted by Mantel and others at Indiana University has led to a discovery that could help save the lives of transplant patients...
Chaffee Historical Society museum may reopen soon (06/11/15)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- The Chaffee Historical Society is back on track to reopening its museum. The museum, 109 S. Main St. in Chaffee, was the home of the Lankford Drug Store that was opened in 1928 by former mayor Lesley Lankford. For about the last year and a half, the building has been empty because of structural issues of an adjoining building. But in May, historical society treasurer Barbara Arnold said an inspector approved the society to move back into the building...
Chaffee's historic Harmon Field pool marks 75th year (06/01/15)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- This year, the historic Harmon Field Swimming Pool in Chaffee is celebrating 75 years after undergoing a face-lift during the offseason. On Saturday, a season opener for the above-ground pool was hosted by the Chaffee Parks and Recreation Department with free swimming all day as well as a barbecue and music for the swimmers' entertainment...
Chaffee resident wants vicious-dog ordinance repealed (05/07/15)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- A Chaffee resident is taking steps to try to put an end to the city's breed-specific vicious-animal ordinance. Brittany Brewer has started an online Care2 petition that has gathered more than 33,000 signatures. "I had no idea it was going to get this much attention," Brewer said Wednesday of the number of signatures on the petition...
Apartment complex being built in Chaffee (04/29/15)
People who want to move to Chaffee, Missouri, soon will have new options after the completion of an apartment complex there. Although the complex hadn't been named and it was unclear Tuesday when the units might be available for rent, construction began on the three buildings at Main Street and the railroad crossing Jan. 13...
Chaffee school district begins projects for safe rooms, industrial arts (10/17/14)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Construction of two safe rooms and an industrial arts building has begun for the Chaffee R-II school district. Funded by a no-tax-increase bond issue in April, construction has been going on within the district since the end of the 2013-2014 school year...
New water plant goes online in Chaffee (10/15/14)
CHAFFEE, Mo. -- Residents of Chaffee now are drinking water from a new water plant. While the entire project is several weeks from completion, city administrator Lee Horton said the biggest challenge during the project has been making sure the water lines and meters were installed with minimal service interruption...
Chaffee, Missouri, City Council minutes 10/6/14 (10/14/14)
Oct. 6 Members present were Mayor Steve Loucks and city attorney David Summers. Council members present were Darlene Crocker, Ron Davis, Jerry Childers, Robert Sullivan, Ann Whistler, Ryan Pennington, Ronnie Eichhorn and Eric Seyer. The meeting was opened by Loucks, and the Pledge of Allegiance was led by Summers...
Eli's First Turkey (05/07/14)
Eli Glueck, a 2nd Grader at St Ambrose School in Chaffee, took down his first turkey alongside his dad on his grandpa's farm in Greenville, MO on May 7, 2014. The turkey weighed 21 pounds and had a 10 inch beard with 3/4 inch spurs.
pet of the week (04/06/14)
This is our boxer pup Dallas, he enjoys playing with his human brother and sister Eli and Kierstyn Reynolds and sleeping on the couch
Suspect detained in Chaffee school threat (04/02/14)
A suspect has confessed he wrote the message threatening to shoot Chaffee High School principal Brad Blackman, investigators reported. Chaffee Police Chief Jim Chambers told the Scott County Signal on Tuesday that a 14-year-old boy was turned over to juvenile authorities Friday. The boy confessed to the threat Saturday at the detention center...
Australian Shepherd Dakota with her blanket (02/08/14)
Dakota resting with her blanket after doing her favorite thing, "Catching Snowballs".
Railroad Employees Share with Young Patients at Saint Francis (01/28/14)
Employees of the Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Railway in Chaffee, Mo., shared their abundance with young patients in the Saint Francis Medical Center Children's Center during Christmas. From left are Gary Bentley, BNSF roadforeman; Mike Griffin, BNSF conductor; Karen Welker, RN, Saint Francis Children's Center; Jane Read, RN, Saint Francis Children's Center; and John Neel, BNSF trainmaster...
Waiting on Their Christmas Dinner (12/29/13)
Murphy and Maggie waiting to get their own Christmas dinner.
Murphy's First Christmas (12/29/13)
Murphy enjoying his first Christmas in his holiday penguin sweater.
In loving memory of Bill Treadway (12/16/13)
My Daddy, My Angel Your battle is now over, no more tears flowing down your cheek, no more pain, no more suffering, now you are no longer weak. I still do not understand why this had to happen to you, but I am proud to say you are my daddy, the greatest man I ever knew...
Tired Murphy (12/03/13)
Murphy passed out on the couch after his first Thanksgiving.
Fall Serenity (11/02/13)
Lake Tywappity, Chaffee
The Colors of Fall at Lake Tywappity (10/30/13)
This photo was taken Monday evening, 10-28-2013. My husband and I were at Lake Tywappity, near Chaffee, just as the sun was starting to set. The colors were magnificent and the reflection in the water just multiplied the beauty! So glad I was able to get this picture before the rain came...
Murphey is Ready for Halloween (10/13/13)
Murphey is getting prepared for Halloween in his pumpkin sweater.
Before the Storm (10/08/13)
The rainstorms last week produced some amazing cloud formations. This one was taken in Chaffee in between downpours.
Briefly: Chaffee football team stays undefeated (09/21/13)
The Red Devils routed host Portageville 38-7 Friday night to improve to 4-0.
Big cat with a big thirst! (09/10/13)
Hometown: Chaffee MO While sitting outside enjoying a nice Sunday afternoon breeze I had an unexpected visitor at my birdbath. I've had many birds & squirrels frequent this refreshment, but this was the first time I've seen a cat - a very LARGE cat!...
Late start can't slow Chaffee in 58-15 romp (08/31/13)
It was a perfect night to be a Red Devil. The conditions were ripe with plenty of heat as host Chaffee was in its element. In fact, the start of the Red Devils' game against visiting Grandview was pushed back an hour to allow the temperature to drop a bit, but that was no help to the Eagles...
Montgomery is Devils' dual threat (08/29/13)
Followers of football in Southeast Missouri may not be overly familiar with Chaffee's Charlie Montgomery. And if they happened to see him play varsity football, their image is in need of an update -- either he was much younger or injured. Red Devils coach Charlie Vickery knows Montgomery, and he talks enthusiastically about the football ability of his 6-foot-2, 176-pound senior. His only problem is assigning an exact position on offense, referring to him as both a receiver and running back...
Bailey and Stella (08/26/13)
Bailey is a 4 year old terrier mix and Stella is a 1 year old Goldendoodle. They love to swim and play fetch but cuddling is their favorite!
pet of the week (08/26/13)
Her name is Daisy. She is 12 yrs old and loves playing in the yard with her sisters.
Tropicana Rose (08/22/13)
Tropicana Roses in bloom at the home of Jackie Fowler, Kori's grandmother.
Fireworks Spectacular (07/05/13)
Happy 4th of July!
Storm Cloud on June 26, 2013 (06/26/13)
Photo of the storm on June 26, 2013.
rainbow (06/10/13)
We were lucky to see a rainbow during our drive through Cades Cove in Smoky Mountain National Park.
Jellyfish (06/10/13)
My children, Phillip and Anna, are looking at the jellyfish tank at Ripley's Aquarium in Gatlinburg, TN.
2nd Annual Jacque Waller 5k Run (04/02/13)
2nd Annual Jacque Waller 5k Run As June 1, 2013, approaches we continue to quietly console one another through memories of Jacque. We have pictures in our minds of her face, an experience we shared with her, or how she would have reacted to events in our lives and in the lives of her family and children. This is how we keep her alive because as of June 1, 2011, we do not know what became of our dear friend...
Candi Hargrove Wins Chateau Foundation Award (03/06/13)
The Chateau Girardeau Foundation awards scholarships, each fall and spring semester, to worthy employees of the Chateau who are furthering their education. For the Spring 2013 semester, the Foundation has awarded a scholarship to Candi Hargrove of Chaffee...
Best buds! (02/17/13)
Maggie and Maya are neighbors and best buds!
Cleanup from derailment could take 60 days (02/07/13)
A pile of rail cars still litters the field to the west of Highway M just outside of Chaffee, Mo. According to officials with Union Pacific, the cleanup could take up to 60 days to complete...
Chaffee holds off Scott City for third in S-MC (01/20/13)
By JOHN UNTERREINER ~ Southeast Missourian MORLEY, Mo. -- The Chaffee Red Devils built a momentum-filled 13-point lead against Scott City in the third-place game of the Scott-Mississippi Conference boy basketball tournament Friday night. The Red Devils (11-7) narrowly held on from there...
Chili Cook Off (01/14/13)
5TH ANNUAL CHILI COOK OFF THE CHURCH OF GOD 11929 HWY 77 SOUTH CHAFFEE, MO WILL BE HOSTING THEIR 5TH ANNUAL CHILI COOK-OFF ON FEBRUARY 9TH AT 4:30 PM THERE WILL BE A CASH PRIZE FOR 1ST PLACE. For more information on registration contact Candy Witcher at 573-887-9166 or cwinez@att.net...
Warchild RG sharing the holiday spirit. (12/22/12)
During the winter holidays so many take for granted how blessed they are to have more than one place to be for that traditional dinner, surrounded by family and friends. Regrettably, not all are as blessed, many seniors are not as fortunate. Some are forced to spend the holidays alone; without family and friends to pay them a visit. ...
Macie at Beggs Farm (10/10/12)
Macie enjoyed her first time at Beggs Farm on October 6th, 2012.
Beautiful morning drive to work (10/06/12)
Some mornings the drive to work is just beautiful. This was taken just outside Chaffee.
Halloween 2012 (09/28/12)
Halloween in the dark at the Schaefer house 2012!
Halloween 2012 (09/28/12)
What's 16ft long and 14 ft tall, why a Pirate ship of course! Built by Chris Schaefer for Halloween 2012. Each year we do a different theme. We hope everyone enjoys!
Junior the Pumpkin (09/23/12)
Junior and Kaitlin are ready for Halloween!
Roxie Renee (09/18/12)
Looking pretty for the camera.
Maggie Faye (09/18/12)
Posing for the camera.
2012 Supreme Grand Champion Steer (09/14/12)
Gavin Seyer far right with his 2012 Supreme Grand Champion Steer. Left to right, Adam Pleimann, Steve Pleimann, Collin Schabbing, Butch Seyer and Gavin Seyer.
Party For The Good (09/09/12)
We volunteered at Party For the Good. It was a great way to spend some quality Mom & Daughter time.
Party For The Good (09/09/12)
Dakotah takes a break to pose for a photo. She was helping fill bags for the SEMO Food Bank's Party For The Good.
Peaceful we are, though WarChild is our name. (09/08/12)
WarChild Riding Group Chaffee, Missouri Another year has come and gone as those who knew a great man the founder of WarChild RG; David "P-Nut" Grimes grieve his passing from this earth. May he Rest in Peace, July 07, 1960 to September 16, 2006. Six years ago, on September 16, 2006 David Grimes or "P-Nut" as he was commonly referred to by his friends and group members life was taken abruptly in a tragic motorcycle accident in the curve between Delta and Chaffee, Missouri. ...
Officially a Chaffee Red Devil (09/04/12)
After Holden's first week of Pre-k we went to Chaffee's first home game of the season, so to celebrate both I made him a Chaffee football shirt with his name on the back
Cape Missouri Veterans Home Carnival run (08/16/12)
Ride your bike or drive your car, come one come all to the annual Warchild RG Veterans Carnival Run. ALL donations raised will benefit the Cape Girardeau Missouri Veterans entertainment fund. The ride will begin at the Cape VFW and end at Sandy's Toddle Inn in Chaffee Missouri, Saturday September 22, 2012. First Bikes out at 10 am, last back in at 5 pm...
Cape Missouri Veterans Home Carnival run (08/16/12)
Ride your bike or drive your car, come one come all to the annual Warchild RG Veterans Carnival Run. ALL donations raised will benefit the Cape Girardeau Missouri Veterans entertainment fund. The ride will begin at the Cape VFW and end at Sandy's Toddle Inn in Chaffee Missouri, Saturday September 22, 2012. First Bikes out at 10 am, last back in at 5 pm...
"Tiny Racers" (08/16/12)
Did you attend German Days in Chaffee last Friday or Saturday? If you did and was only there during the day, boy did you miss out on a heck of a good time!! As you passed the booth of the Warchild Riding Group you may have wondered what was the giant wood and plastic display case that sat empty for...
Conservative Party USA Names new Missouri Chairman (07/31/12)
July 31, 2012 -- Conservative Party USA Names New Missouri Chairman Conservative Party-USA named Charles Huey as Chairman for the Conservative Party (Missouri). "We are pleased to have an experienced person like Charles on our team." said H.M.Hervey, Conservative Party-USA national Chairman. ...
Warchild RG, delivering $9500 check to St.Jude (07/30/12)
Warchild Riding Group just got back from their 8th annual weekend trip to Memphis where a few of the nearly 100 members delivered St Jude Children Hospital a check for $9,500!!! The Riding Group's annual donation to St. Jude is dependant each year on the hard work of the members of Warchild and the generosity of their supporters. ...
Local motor cycle riding group makes annual trip. (07/30/12)
Warchild Riding Group just got back from their 8th annual weekend trip to Memphis where a few of the nearly 100 members took St Jude Children Hospital a check for $9,500!!! The annual donation is dependant each year on the hard work of the members of Warchild and their supporters through the Riding Group's annual Spring Poker Run, their BIG fundraiser the first weekend in June, called "Rebel Yell" and selling their unique coloring books for $5.00 each...
storm pictures from july 26, 2012 (07/27/12)
This is the storm cloud that moved past Jackson, mo at about 5:20 or so...
Lazy CATurday (06/04/12)
Maxx might be one of the most relaxed cats in all of Southeast Missouri. He looks like a giant marshmallow and acts like one as well. One of Maxx's favorite thing to do is sleep. He does it quite well. He also is an avid mouse hunter and laser chaser. This could be one of the reasons why he sleeps so much. He does scratch the furniture sometimes, but it's hard to stay mad at a cross-eyed, lovable feline!...
Veteran-Led Service Project Seeks Volunteers (05/25/12)
For the second year in a row, The Mission Continues and FOX Sports Midwest are teaming up to facilitate three large-scale service projects in the region. The veteran-led "Summer Service Slam" will hit Cape Girardeau on Saturday, June 9, from 8:30 a.m. ...
Jacque Waller 5k Run/Walk (04/17/12)
As June 1, 2012, approaches our small family of Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield workers quietly consoles one another through memories. We have pictures in our minds of her face, an experience we shared with her, or how she would have reacted to events in our lives and in the lives of her family and children. This is how we keep her alive because as of June 1, 2011, we do not know what became of our friend, Jacque Waller...
World Heritage Student Exchange Programs has qualified Jeremy and Tyree Chapman of Chaffee, MO as a host family for Sigrid Jenssveen, a student from Norway. Sigrid will be attending Chaffee High School for the upcoming school year. Sigrid has met all of the academic and character qualifications necessary to be accepted as an exchange student by World Heritage and the Chapman Family is eagerly awaiting her arrival in August...
Spring Jewels (04/14/12)
The Jewel Box greenhouse at Forrest Park in St. Louis, MO
Nursing Scholarship Deadline (04/12/12)
The deadline for the Ruth A Buckhannon Memorial RN Scholarship is Friday, April 19, 2012. This annual scholarship in the amount of $4,000 will be awarded to a 2012 graduating senior of any public high school located in Scott County who plans to become a registered nurse. Contact Chaffee High School counselor Brandi Ritter at 573/887-3226 for application forms and guidelines...
Mother and Son (04/03/12)
My grandson Ethan seeing his mommy after 8 months. Ethans Mommy Ashley Moore and his Daddy David Little are both stationed in Afhanistan.
Chaffee Election Ward II Councilmember (03/31/12)
It has been brought to my attention that a man is campaining to be written in for Ward Two City Council member.And that I don't deserve to sit on the council,but for the record I have held my seat for 3 years and was appointed by our former mayor for my first year. ...
Tooth Fairy Visits Chaffee Head Start (03/12/12)
THE TOOTH FAIRY VISITS CHAFFEE HEAD START PORTAGEVILLE, MO MARCH 6, 2012: DAEOC Chaffee Head Start received a visit from the Tooth Fairy in February. The Center had several activities throughout the month to celebrate Dental Health Awareness Month...
Best buddies (03/06/12)
Maggie and Lexus are best buddies and spend many days looking out our bay window.
Good Samaritan: David Barberis Sr. (03/01/12)
David does his best to entertain all residents at the Luthern Home, Jackson Manor, Cheateau Girardeau, Veterans Home and Chaffee Nursing Center. I have seen some of these residents come (alive) when the music starts. Some can only move one hand to keep time with the music but they do. ...
Christmas grain silo (01/11/12)
A grain silo decorated for Christmas near Chaffee.
Dec. 2011 Snow (12/27/11)
I am standing on the levee at our place and looking across the pond.
Jace Russom--9 point buck (12/06/11)
Jace Russom, 11 years old, from Chaffee, MO, killed this 9 point buck during youth season in Wayne County, MO. He is pictured with his father, Tyler Russom.
Happy Holidays! (12/05/11)
This is Maggie our Chi/terrior mix. The holidays are exhausting! Merry Christmas to everyone!
First Deer (12/05/11)
This is Lane Dunning. 11 years old from Chaffee. This is Lane's first kill ever. He is very proud of his 8 point buck. Lane is the son of Justin and Jennifer Dunning of Chaffee.
Senior Airman Lauren Everett (11/11/11)
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Lauren Everett, medic attached to the Laghman Provincial Reconstruction Team, fires her M4 rifle at the off-base firing range near forward operating base Mehtar Lam Sept. 10. Members from the PRT traveled to the range to practice with crew served, primary and secondary weapons along with M203 grenade launchers and frag grenades(U.S. Air Force photo/ Staff Sgt. Ryan Crane, Laghman Provincial Reconstruction Team) PRT Laghman...
Senior Airman Lauren Everett (11/11/11)
Airforce Senior Airman Lauren Everett, daughter of Randy Everett of Wappapello, MO and Becky Smith-Everett of Chaffee, MO. She is stationed in Afghanistan as part of the Laghman Provincial Reconstruction Team.
Youth Hunt 2011 (11/08/11)
My 7year old son Zane Pobst from Chaffee Mo shot his first deer with his dad Ryan along side him in Zalma Mo at his great-grandpas farm on 11-5-11
clouds (10/23/11)
clouds taken near chaffee
Fall Reflections (10/19/11)
A Fall morning at Lake Tywappity in Chaffee, MO.
Chaffee Nursing Center Receives National Honors (10/17/11)
Chaffee Nursing Center receives national honors for outstanding workforce satisfaction Excellence in Action award recognizes nursing homes' commitment to quality. Chaffee, MO. -- September 12, 2011 -- Chaffee Nursing Center received a My InnerView Excellence in Action award, a national honor recognizing the facility's commitment to superior workforce satisfaction. ...
Schaefer house Halloween 2011 (09/27/11)
Watch out, he will be watching!
Schaefer house Halloween 2011 (09/27/11)
The glow of night!
Schaefer house Halloween 2011 (09/27/11)
Every year we decorate with a different theme. This year we decided to make a huge pumpkin filled w/ goblins and bats. We hope everyone enjoys. Happy Halloween!
In Memory of a lost WarChild (09/16/11)
Founder of WarChild RG; David "P-Nut" Grimes passed from this earth five years ago today. May he Rest In Peace, July 07, 1960 to September 16, 2006. Five years ago today, September 16, 2006 David Grimes or "P-Nut" as he was commonly referred to by his friends and group members life was taken abruptly in a tragic motorcycle accident in the curve between Delta and Chaffee, Missouri. Although he did not live without purpose; for "P-nut" had a dream...
Flags around Circle Park in Chaffee, Mo (09/11/11)
Flags lined up one after another in remembrance of 9/11 at Circle Park.
Flags around Circle Park in Chaffee, Mo (09/11/11)
Flags surround Circle Park in Chaffee, MO in remembrance of 9/11.
Cody (08/28/11)
Ready for some Heartland Football Friday....Go Devils!
German Days (08/16/11)
my daughter Dakotah and her cousin Rylie are pictured at the very top of the ride. The girls both enjoyed their Saturday night at German Days.
Heartland Nationals Midwest Regionals 2nd Place (07/25/11)
Heartland Nationals 14 and Under All Star Softball Team take 2nd in the Midwest Plains Regional Tournament held in Sikeston, Mo. Members of the team are from the communities of Delta, Advance, Kelso and Chaffee.
Oliver & Maggie (07/24/11)
We'll just call this pic Best Friends. Oliver (Sadler) & Maggie(Schaefer)were adopted from the SEMO Humane Society & have brought so much joy to our lives. They love walks, chasing each other, laying in the bay windows in their homes, trading chew bones & terrorizing the cats in their lives!! Think adoption everyone!!...
Chilling Out on a Sunday Evening (06/27/11)
Maggie posing for a picture while laying on the couch.
Nathaniel Reading (06/02/11)
Nathaniel looking like he is reading the book from Huggies.. He was being really Good and just playing outside when i took this picture of him!!!
FEMA adds eight counties to list of federal disaster areas (05/22/11)
More people affected by flooding are now eligible for federal assistance after eight more Missouri counties have been declared federal disaster areas. The Federal Emergency Management Agency on Friday added Cape Girardeau, Howell, McDonald, Pulaski, Ripley, Scott, Stoddard and Stone counties to a federal disaster declaration that already included New Madrid, Mississippi and Butler counties in Southeast Missouri as well as St. Louis and Taney counties...
Warchild 7th Annual "Rebel Yell" Biker Rally (05/16/11)
The countdown has begun, till Warchild Rg will host their "Rebel Yell" Biker Rally right here in Southeastern Missouri, just out side of Chaffee. "Rebel Yell" is an Annual benefit to support the St. Jude Children's Hospital in Memphis. $20 will get you in for the ENTIRE weekend!!! Its a good time for a GREAT CAUSE!!!...
Last touch of Daddy's hand (05/16/11)
On the right side our son SFC David Little deployed to Afghanistan April 13, 2011. He is shown touching his son (our grandson) Ethan who is held by his mother SPC Ashley Moore just before he is leaving.
Funnel Cloud Today between Chaffee and Nash Road (04/27/11)
This is the funnel cloud spotted this afternoon in the last round of heavy storms to pass through the area, located between Chaffee, MO and Nash Road. It was on it's way back up into the clouds (thank goodness!) by the time I got my camera!
Chaffee Nursing Center Receives Awards (04/21/11)
Chaffee Nursing Center, skilled nursing by Americare recently received an award for resident service, during the company's annual meeting in Branson. Chaffee Nursing Center was selected from Americare's 21 skilled nursing facilities to receive the award based on exemplary quality in the area of fiscal responsibility. ...
Evacuating the roof when a funnel cloud is spotted (04/17/11)
Firefighters at the Chaffee house fire Friday were quickly evacuated from the roof when a large funnel cloud was observed at 3:15pm just west of the incident. The fire caused extensive damage to the garage and the two vehicles inside. Two pumpers from Chaffee Fire Department, one pumper from Delta Fire District, the Chaffee Police Department, North Scott County Ambulance and sixteen firefighters responded to the alarm...
Maggie (04/16/11)
Maggie is our two year old half chi/terr dog we adopted a month ago from the Southeast Humane society. She's so sweet and cute!
Guardsmen recognized before deployment (04/13/11)
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- About 45 Missouri National Guardsmen from Detachment 1, 548th Transportation Company, formerly of Centertown, were recognized Monday during a deployment ceremony at Ike Skelton Training Site. The detachment recently left the now closed Centertown armory and merged into its main unit, the 548th Transportation Company, of Trenton, as the company's third platoon...
One happy Stuart (03/31/11)
This is our Flamepoint Siamese Stuart showing just how happy he is!!!
Rubbermaid Donates Water Jugs (03/11/11)
William Hargrove, son of Rubbermaid employee Doug Hargrove presented Chaffee Junior High School two Gartorade Jugs for their athletic department. Doug's son found that the school was in need of some water jugs and knew that his father would be able to obtain some from Rubbermaid. The donation was made on behalf of Rubbermaid. Rubbermaid employees continue to donate water jugs to local schools and community organizations...
Chaffee Nursing Center has announced a collaborative agreement with RehabCare Group, Inc., effective February 1, 2011, to provide physical rehabilitation services to its patients and residents. RehabCare has been contracted to deliver rehabilitation services to those who have experienced an injury or illness, such as stroke, amputation, orthopedic impairment, neurological disorder, cardiopulmonary dysfunction, and other general medical problems. ...
My Babies (01/09/11)
My sweet babies Stuart & Bogey doing what they do best. Sleep & look cute doing it.
Fern in a Forest (12/27/10)
Fern glowing in the sunlight at Tywappity Lake near Chaffee Mo.
Maggie Faye (12/21/10)
Maggie Faye - owned by Barry and Jewel Hampton in Chaffee Mo, Maggie's favorite activity is jumping grasshoppers in the back yard.
Roxie (12/21/10)
Roxie - owned by Barry and Jewel Hampton in Chaffee Mo. Roxie's favorite thing to do is being lovable and getting treats.
My Beautiful Catfrey Bogart (12/18/10)
This is my 3 1/2 year old big baby Bogey. He's as onery as he is beautiful !!!
Mickey's favorite spot (12/14/10)
Mickey is nine months old. We adopted him from the Southeast Missouri Human Society. His favorite spot to lay is in the bathroom sink.
HDSA Family Christmas Party (12/06/10)
On Saturday December 4, families from the Heartland Down Syndrome Association gathered for the group's 4th Annual Family Christmas Party. Over 40 members attended and were treated to a special visit from Santa, who distributed gifts to all of the children...
The Babys Playing Before Thankgiving before eating (11/26/10)
The Boys are playing with each other. They like to chase each other and tackle each other. The boys are Nathaniel, Josh, and Michael!!
Two Boys Playing Before Eating Thankgiving Dinner! (11/26/10)
Michael and Josh Burckhardt playing before eatting Thankgiving Dinner.
Aunt Debbie Sweet Baby Girl!!!! (11/26/10)
Aunt Debbie Burckhardt With her little Angel Raynee Schwind. They was taking pictures after we ate Thankgiving dinner!!!!!
Thankgiving Sweet heart!!! (11/26/10)
Aunt debbie, Raynee and Nathaniel hanging with aunt debbie after supper. Taking pictures for Thankgiving!!!!
Fall Fun (11/14/10)
My grandson,Tyson Underwood, enjoying himself in the fall leaves
Chaffee's season ends at Thayer (11/04/10)
THAYER, Mo. -- Chaffee's first trip to the state football playoffs in 27 years ended with a thud. But the Red Devils, featuring just six seniors, believe they laid solid groundwork for future success despite Wednesday's 47-19 Class 1 regional loss to host Thayer...
All Smiles for this Deer Hunter (11/01/10)
Halloween night, Kade Sullivan, 10 year old son of Lindi & Jason Rains and Billy Sullivan all of Chaffee, took down his first deer. He was hunting with his Papaw (Brent Prindle) in Loundes at their family cabin, when he got this button buck!
Lexus and Mickey (10/30/10)
Lexus is eleven years old and Mickey is six months old. We adopted Mickey from the Southeast Humane Society. The two have become good buddies.
Schaefer haunted grave yard (10/30/10)
Our haunted grave yard, enter if you dare.
Schaefer haunted grave yard (10/30/10)
Our haunted grave yard, enter if you dare. More than likely you will be scared.
Fall Fun (10/26/10)
My husband taking a walk with our grandson, Matthew, on the train tracks at Cannon Farm in Chaffee.
Fall Colors (10/24/10)
The colors on the trees are starting to change at Tywappity Lake near Chaffee Mo.
Fall Fishing (10/22/10)
Fishing on a fall day at Lake Tywappity Conservation Area in Chaffee M)
US ARMY (10/15/10)
Daniel Dean Lawson graduated Basic Training for the US ARMY on October 1, 2010. He will be stationed at Ft. Sill, Oklahoma
10-12 Month Baby Girl Contest Winner (09/22/10)
Semo Fair 2010 10-12 month baby girl contest 1st place winner. Makenna Nixon daughter of Chad & Rachel Nixon of Chaffee, MO.
Peak Performance Tigers (09/09/10)
Peak Performance Tigers. Ross Jenkins, Levi McKinnie, Colby Sinclair, Brayden Upchurch, Will Hunter and Issac Turner.
Peak Performance Tigers (09/09/10)
Peak Performance Tigers competed in the Autism charity martial arts tournament in August 2010. Ross Jenkins (1st in form and 3rd in boards); Levi McKinnie (1st in boards and 4th in form); Master Ivie; Colby Sinclair (2nd in boards); and Brayden Upchurch (3rd in boards and 5th in form). Each did a great job and we are proud of them...
First Day of Kindergarten (08/15/10)
Hailey waiting for class to start on her first day of kindergarten.
Sunset at Fort Desoto (08/15/10)
Sunset at Fort Desoto Beach in Florida
On Top Of The World At Chatanooga (08/15/10)
Dierks was scared at first but finally went to the fence for a photo-op.
Mickey's Sunday nap (08/01/10)
Our kitten Mickey taking a Sunday afternoon nap.
Local team take 1st in Cooperstown, NY (06/22/10)
SEMO NORTH 10 and under travel team just came back from Cooperstown, New York where they played in the Beaver Valley Wood Bat Classic Invitational. The tournament ran from June 18th, 19th, and 20th, 2010, playing a total of six games. The team was undefeated the entire tournament. ...
Chaffee Industrial Arts build "Ceremonial Mace" (06/10/10)
The Chaffee Industrial Arts program recently presented Three Rivers Community College with a "ceremonial mace and stand" that was used at TRCC's Spring Graduation Ceremonies on May 14th at the Black River Coliseum in Poplar Bluff, MO. The Chaffee Industrial Arts students entered a "design & build" contest held by TRCC in the Fall of 2009. ...
First Rodeo, First Place (06/04/10)
Dierks competed in his first rodeo two days before his birthday. He won first place and was a very happy cowboy.
Zoe the Cardinal Fan (05/29/10)
Zoe likes to chill out and watch Cardinal games when she is not chasing squirrels or tennis balls.
We're ready take the picture already. (05/22/10)
Chance and Sammy sitting pretty to have their picture taken.
Bestfriends Napping (05/19/10)
Clover(maltese) and Remi(yorkie mix) are bestfriends and play all day. After a long day of rough housing it was time to take a nap.
Sandy, our cocker spaniel relaxing after his bath. (04/24/10)
Our fourteen year old cocker spaniel,Sandy,relaxing after his bath. I guess when you're that old you don't care anymore.
Sonic's Secret Drinking Bowl (03/01/10)
Sonic- "Drinking out of the Mason Jar" We call him Sonic (Sonic the Hedgehog) because at his young age he was shaped like a ball, ran really fast, and is the actual color of real Hedgehogs. On this day he actually stuck his body down into the jar to drink the water in it and then climbed out using his back feet. The "M" on his head stands for his last name which is Menz. He is now about 7 months old now...
Sox's weird sleeping style (03/01/10)
Sox- "Oh I've been shot!"
My Son playing with the dog! (02/28/10)
Nathaniel playing with the family dog LowJack!!
playing outside (02/28/10)
Nathaniel playing on his cousin bike!
Jay Dee's afternoon nap (02/07/10)
Jay Dee laying on couch after along day of playing with kids.