COMETS FOOTBALL TEAM STARTS SEASON 2-0
In a rain and lighting delayed game, the Greenville Comets football team won their second contest of the year Monday night defeating Southwestern Piasa 49 to 21. Friday night the two teams played the first quarter with Greenville in the lead 20 - 0 when lighting from Friday’s storms interrupted the game. The Comets will next play Saturday, at 7:00 p.m. against Carlinville at Don Stout field.
NEVINGER LABOR DAY TOURNAMENT RESULTS
In a rain shortened competition, Saturday’s first round of the Jan Nevinger Labor Day Golf Tournament was washed out. Michael Chaney shot two rounds of 69 to win the Championship flight of this year’s tournament. Chaney’s 6 under par total gave him a two stroke advantage over a second place tie between last year’s champion Phil Schildknecht and first time tournament player Mark Gardiner. A Flight winner was Mike Coling Junior shooting a one over par total of 145. B-Flight winner was a tie between Bob Odle and John Karnoski. C-Flight winner was Kirt Kassell. Mike Coling Senior won the over 60 year old senior division A Flight with a two day total 6 over par 150 and Lonnie Kessinger was the senior winner of B flight.
Jack R. Klaus
Jack R. Klaus, age 83, of Highland, passed away Saturday, September 1 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. Funeral services will be Thursday, at 10:00 a.m. at the Evangelical United Church of Christ in Highland. Burial will be in Highland City Cemetery. Friends may call Wednesday, from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland and Thursday, from 9:00 a.m. until service time at the church. Memorials are suggested to Evangelical United Church of Christ, Highland Area Community Foundation, HACSM, Highland VFW, Highland American Legion, or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Janelle M. Schmidt
Janelle M. Schmidt, age 26, of Highland, passed away Friday, August 31 at Anderson Hospital in Maryville. A Mass of Christian burial will be Wednesday, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Paul Catholic Church in Highland. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Highland. Friends may call Tuesday, from 4:00 - 8:00 p.m. and Wednesday, from 8:00 - 9:30 a.m. at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Janelle M. Schmidt Memorial Fund.
John Hancock, age 64, of Panama, passed away Sunday, September 2 at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield. Funeral services will be Thursday, at 11:00 a.m. at the Panama United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Union Cemetery in Panama. Friends may call Wednesday, from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. at the Perfetti Funeral Home in Panama. Memorials are suggested to the Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Lucille E. Higgins
Lucille E. Higgins, age 84, of Edwardsville, passed away Thursday, August 30, at Relais Bonne Eau in Edwardsville. Funeral arrangements for 84 year-old Lucille E. Higgins are incomplete at the Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home in Highland.
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