Old O'Fallon News Articles

as they appeared in the O'Fallon Community News

written by Pat Swinger


Do to the size of each article and photos, we have broken down the articles into seperate pages that contain 5 articles each. Please click on the following pages to read.


Page #1.

Article #1- My Memories of Main Street
Article #2- Dining Out
Article #3- Blechle's Inn
Article #4- The Crossroads Café
Article #5- Tom Ginnever
Published  Nov. 20, 2002
Published  Jan. 15, 2002
Published  Jan. 29,  2003
Published  Feb. 26, 2003
Published  March 12, 2003


Page #2.

Article #6- IGA Grocery Store
Article #7- Fierling's Meat Market
Article #8- Chuck and Dales
Article #9- More on the Taverns
Article #10- Library
Published March 27, 2003
Published April 10, 2003
Published April 28, 2003
Published May 7, 2003
Published May 21, 2003


Page #3.

Article #11- Bill & Pearl Steiner
Article #12- Growing up on Elm Street
Article #13- The "Obrechts"
Article #14- Bill & Mable's Café
Article #15- Bill & Mable's Café (cont)
Published June 4, 2003
Published June 18, 2003
Published July 2, 2003
Published July 30, 2003
Published Aug. 13, 2003


Page #4.

Article #16- O'Fallon's "first" library
Article #17- Town Nicknames
Article #18- Nicknames (cont)
Article#19- Stories
Article#20- Halloween
Published Sept. 10, 2003
Published Sept. 24, 2003
Published Oct. 8, 2003
Published Oct. 22, 2003
Published Nov. 5, 2003


Page #5.

Article#21- Old Houses
Article#22- Thanksgiving
Article#23- History
Article#24- The Blacksmith's Shop
Article#25- Christmas
Published Nov. 19, 2003
Published Nov. 26, 2003
Published Dec. 3, 2003
Published Dec. 17, 2003
Published Dec. 31, 2003


Page #6.

Article#26- Hope
Article#27- Mill Pond
Article#28- John O'Fallon
Article#29- Sage Chapel
Article#30- The black school
Published Jan. 14, 2004
Published Jan. 28, 2004
Published Feb. 11, 2004
Published Feb. 18, 2004
Published Feb. 25, 2004


Page #7.

Article#31- Doc Hibbeler
Article#32- Doc Hibbeler (cont)
Article#33- Heald Home
Article#34- Creek Greens
Article#35- Bobby's Adventures
Published March 10, 2004
Published March 24, 2004
Published April 7, 2004
Published April 21, 2004
Published May 5, 2004


Page #8.

Article#36- Bobby's Adventures(cont)
Article#37- Tornado hits O'Fallon
Article#38- Extra-Ordinary
Article#39- 2006 Sesquicentennial
Article#40- Street Names
Published May 19, 2004
Published May 26, 2004
Published June 2, 2004
Published June 30, 2004
Published July 14, 2004


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