Friday, March 8, 2013
Find out where to purchase cookies in your neck of the woods. Anyone who finds a box with a ticket on it this weekend wins another box for free.
Forget to order your favorite Girl Scout cookies? Not to fear, cookies are still available for purchase. This weekend area Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri will be out in force selling cookies at cookie booths. This weekend only the Girl Scouts will release boxes of cookies with “Girl Scout Tickets.” Anyone who finds a box with a ticket on it wins another box for free. Girl Scouts will be at the following locations around South County and Arnold: To find more cookie booths near you, click here.
Wednesday, January 9, 2013
Sales continue until February 3, with delivery beginning Feb. 27
It's that time of year. Girl Scout Cookie sales begin Jan. 12, 2013, and a new cookie has been added to this year's lineup. The Mango Creme, a vanilla and coconut sandwich cookie with a mango-flavored creme filling, joins this year's offering of Thin Mints, Caramel deLites, Shortbreads, Peanut Butter Patties, Peanut Butter Sandwiches, Lemonades and Thanks-a-Lots. Cookies cost $3.50 per package. Orders will be taken from Jan. 12 until Feb. 3, and cookies will be delivered beginning Feb. 27. Booths will be set up between Feb. 27 and March 17 in locations around the Metro area. Funds are used by GSEM for programs for girls, for adult volunteer training and for maintaining three local Girl Scout camps. Troops use their funds for everything …
Tuesday, September 25, 2012
The Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri celebrated 100 years of scouting with a massive celebration in downtown on Sept. 22. See how a local Scout enjoyed the BIG Day festivities.
Friday, April 15, 2011
Also, a Eureka High School basketball player who previously detested the game is now a Suburban West Conference MVP, and an Oakville salon will hold a Cut-a-Thon benefit Sunday for the Paige Foundation.
Here's a look at what's topping news regionally: Little Chefs Cook Big Meals at New School: ABC Chef's Academy, opening this weekend, teaches kids the art of cooking. MVP Player Determined to Keep Improving: Eureka High School basketball junior center Alex Hillyer, the Suburban West Conference MVP, will attract much attention heading into next season. The Paige Foundation: A Cut Above the Rest: Glow Salon and Spa welcomes you to their first Cut-A-Thon and vendor fair, benefiting the Paige Foundation. Girl Scouts Project Helps Those in Need: The annual April Showers project gives personal care items to people who need them.
Friday, April 8, 2011
Plus, 12 area fire districts receive life-saving, thermal imaging cameras, and firefighters test their skills in training sessions involving live flames.
Here's a roundup of what's topping news in the region. St. Louis County Police Say They'll Pursue 3-Pronged Plan to Combat Rise in Heroin Use: Local law enforcement are partnering with a federal agency and a support group to identify traffickers and help those addicted to the drug. Mehlville Fire District Receives Thermal Camera From Eagle Bank: For their 100 year anniversary, Eagle Bank is donating 12 thermal imaging cameras to area fire departments. Affton Firefighters Train in Compliance Burn: Along with two other fire departments, Affton firefighters practiced a number of scenarios with a live flame. Girl Scouts Celebrate April With Service Projects: The Book Baskets Project and April Showers community service project highlight the…