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  Scharnhorst, Dwight
NameDwight Scharnhorst
Address870 Hillsboro Rd
High Ridge, Missouri , United States
Born November 11, 1947 (73 years)
Contributoreddy 9_99
Last ModifedRBH
Mar 27, 2012 09:46pm
InfoRep. Dwight Scharnhorst, a Republican, represents part of St. Louis County (District 93) in the Missouri House of Representatives. Elected to the House in 2006, Rep. Scharnhorst is a professional photographer and owner of Scharnhorst Photography Limited in Eureka for 25 years. Previously he worked as a retail manager from 1965-1980.

In addition to his legislative duties, Rep. Scharnhorst is member of the Fenton Chamber of Commerce, St. Louis County Elks, West St. Louis County Lion’s Club where he serves as chairman of the “Campaign for Sight” Fund Drive. Rep. Scharnhorst also served as President of the Eureka Chamber of Commerce and as a Board member and past president of the Rockwood School’s Foundation and he is also a member of the Rockwood School District Facility Committee where he was on the Point and Steering Committee.

Rep. Scharnhorst received a Civic Proclamation from the City of Eureka and the Eureka Chamber of Commerce for his service as President of the Chamber of Commerce. Rep. Scharnhorst successfully attached amendments to Jessica’s Law and the Eminent Domain reform bill before each passed the Missouri House of Representatives during the 2006 legislative session.

A 1966 graduate of Northwest High School in St. Louis, Rep. Scharnhorst attended Jefferson College from 1966-1967 and Meramac Community College from 1989 to 1990.

Born on November 11, 1947, in St. Louis, Missouri, Rep. Scharnhorst lives in Valley Park and has a son, Ryan and two grandsons, Bryce and Cade.


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  11/06/2012 MO State House 098 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/2010 MO State House 093 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/2008 MO State House 093 Won 55.85% (+11.70%)
  11/07/2006 MO State House 093 Won 51.83% (+3.66%)
  08/08/2006 MO State House 093- R Primary Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  02/07/2006 MO State House 093 - Special Election Won 51.87% (+3.75%)
MO US Senate - R Primary - Aug 07, 2012 R Todd Akin
MO US President - R Primary - Feb 07, 2012 R Mitt Romney
MO US Senate - R Primary - Aug 03, 2010 R Roy Blunt