- July 2007
Congratulations to Doug Ott, son of Janice (Lang(77)) and Paul Ott, on recieving the Bronze Medallion of Valor. Doug is a Rock Community Fire Protection District Firefighter/Paramedic. He received this award for rescuing a 16 year old from the Meramec River. The rescue happened in March of 2007 and he was featured in a story in the Leader. Congratulations Doug, and thank you for your service to our community and your bravery in your duty.
- June 2006
Congratulations to Brittney Venable, daughter of Nick(77) and Karen Venable on her graduation from Seckman High School
Congratulations to Devin Laster, son of Dean Laster(77) on his graduation from Windsor High School.
Congratulations to Danelle Laster, daughter of Dean Laster(77) on her graduation from Grabber Academy of Cosmotology.
Congratulations to Jackie Dierker, daughter of Bob,(77) and Mary Deirker, on her graduation from Grabber Academy of Cosmotology.
Congratulations to Alexandria Venable, daughter of David(83) and Lara Venable on recieving the Glory of Missouri Award. Alexandrea 11 will be in the fifth grade at Seckman Elementary School next year. She was a student at the Missouri School for the Deaf in Fulton. The staff at the school nominated her for the award, which was presented by State Representative Danie Moore, R-Fulton. The award is given to students who exemplify each of the 14 virtues of greatness inscribed in the Missouri House of Representatives. These virtues are Knowledge, Liberty, Equality, Law, Justice, Fraternity, Education, Progress, Honor, Truth, Virtue, Temperance, Enterprise, and Charity. These virtues are engraved in the House Chamber of the State Capitol with the inscription: "All the foregoing human qualities bind into one theme, the Glory of Missouri because no people attain these virtues unless they are great"
- December 2005
Congratulations to Traci Anderson, daughter of Jo Knight (77). She belongs to the Color Guard for the Desoto Dragon Pride Band. On Dec 31 2005, They performed at the Liberty Bowl in Memphis TN at half time. The field competition prior to the Bowl yielded a 3rd place trophy for the band in Marching/Precision. And the Color Guard brought home a second place trophy! CONGRATULATIONS!!!!
Congratulations to Alexandria Miller, daughter of Tim (75) and Cynthia Miller of Arnold on recieving a scholarship awarded by the Jack J. Isgur Foundation of Kansas City. She qualified because of her desire to teach the humanities in elementary and middle schools. Alex is a 2003 graduate of Fox High School. There are seven generations of teachers in her family. She is a junion at Southeast Missouri State University.
Congratulations to Andy Huffman(02) and Gina Woelfel (02) on their engagement. An April 2007 wedding is planned at the historic Trinity Luthern Church in the Soulard area of St. Louis. The bride to be is the daughter of Geno (79) and Yvonne (Williams) (80), and the groom is the son of Jeff and Carol(Duncan)(78) Drewes of Arnold, and Rex Huffman (77) of Arnold.
- September 2005
Congratulations to Christy Lynn Roberts on her graduation from Ball High School in Galveston Tx in 2005 with Highest Honors (upper 5% of her class!). She is now a freshman at Texas A&M University in Coolege Station TX, majoring in History! Christy is the daughter of Geva Phifer(77).
Congratulations to Danielle Renee Laster on her graduation from Windsor High School in 2005! Danielle is the daugher of Dean Laster (77)
Congratulations to Jackie Dierker on her graduation from Windsor High School in 2005! Jackie is the daughter of Bob Dierker (77)
- January 2005
Congratulations to Spc. Shannon Leigh Ketcherside on her engagement to Sgt. John William Daniels. Shannon is the daughter of Earl Ketcherside (76).
Congratulations to Lisa Weston(Seckman, 02), and David Etter(Seckman, 00) on their engagement. Lisa is the daughter of David and Carol Weston of Arnold, and David is the son of Terry(77) and Debbie (Biermann, 79) of Festus. A May wedding is planneed at Immaculate Conception.
Congratulations to Sherri Hutchison(04) on her engagement to Michael Whitcraft. A February wedding is planned.
Congratulations to Paul E Roberts, son of Geva Roberts (Phifer) (77)on attaining the rank of Eagle Scout in Sept 2004. His parents are very proud of him! This was a tremendous accomplishment for Paul, as he has been battling Crohns disease since June, a condition which while not terminal, makes daily life VERY difficult!!
Congratulations to Heather Gruenwald (FOX year unknown), on her engagement to Patrick Schwalbe (Fox teacher). Heather is the daughter of Bob Gruenwald (67), and Kathy Obermeyer(75)
Congratulations to Nichole Justvig(04) and Lance Corporal Brandon Midyett(Seckman 03) on their engagement. Brandon is the son of Mike Midyett(77)
Congratulations to Dan Diveley(78) on becoming vice president of business development at Geile-Leon Marketing Communications!
Congratulations to Dane Andrew Bailey, son of Deanna Belmar on his graduation from High School. He will be attending Bethel College in McKenzie TN on a soccer scholarship! Best of Luck to Dane!
- October 2003
Congratulations to Joe Pippin and Lisa Vickery (Davis) on the marriage of daughter Stacia to Anthony James Charron on October 10, 2003!
- July 2003
Congratulations to Mike (77) and Terry (Null-78) Shoemaker on the birth of their first grandchild, Matthew Paul Jay, on July 7th 2003. Matthew weighed in at 9lb 7.2 oz and measured 21 3/4". (future football player?). He was born to daughter Angela and Son-in-law Dennis Jay of Panama City Fl.
Congratulations to Benjamin A Middleton(98), son of David Middleton and the late Gretta Middleton, on his engagement to Sarah E Edmondson of St. Peters.
- May 2003
Congratulations to Paul Tramel, Son of Linda (Poeppel)(77) Tramel. Paul graduated on May 16, 2003 from Southwest Missouri State University. He graduated "cum laude" with a degree in Education and a minor in Coaching! Great Job Paul!
- February 2003
Congratulations to Lori Moore Duncan, daughter of Greg Moore (76), and Renee Yount Bolliger (77) on the birth of her second child on February 11, 2003, Everett Daniel Duncan, 20 inches....9lbs, 1 oz
- December 2002
Congratulations to Sandy Guseman (Ray) on the birth of Grandchild #2, Taylor, born 12/17/02!
Congratulations to Kathy Kohler-Schwartz and family on the birth of Grandson Elijah James Holt on Nov 29,02. Kathy says they are very proud of daughter Trish (Temares) Holt and her hubby Tony. Elijah has two sisters Grace (5) and Charisma (2).
- October 2002
Congratulations to Renee Yount and Kurt Bolliger on the birth of daughter Kara Marie Bolliger. Kara was born on October 9, 2002 at 1:14 am! She was 6lbs 6oz and 20" long. To see a picture of this beautiful little girl with her big sister Katie go to New Arrival
- June 2002
Congratulations to David (1983) and Lara Venable on the birth of their son, Zachary David, on 6/5/02. Zachary (my nephew) weighed in at a whopping 9lb 2oz! Watch out Dave, he will be whoopin' up on you before long!
- May 2002
Congratulations to Hannah Bailey, daughter of Deanna ((Belmar)1977) who graduated as Valedictorian of her class!!!
Hannah will be attending University of Tennesee, Knoxville in the fall!
- April 2002
Congratulations to Fox Grads for winning their respective races for positions in Arnold!!
David Venable (my brother) elected Arnold Ward 2 Councilman!
Linda Tramel (Poeppel)-Class of 77- for winning a seat on the Fox School Board!
Geva Roberts(Phifer)-Class of 77- has been named to her local PTO board. She has been named chairman for fundraising. That will no doubt be a well funded PTO! Go Geva!!
Nicolas Venable(10), son of Nick Venable -Class of 77- had his original joke published in the spring 2002 issue of Craftsmen Kids Club newsletter!! Way to go Nicolas! (What did the hammer say to the screwdriver?-----I can drive faster than you!)