LOCAL NEWS

“Best Little Fair” takes place this weekend!

The “Best Little Fair in the Land” is back for another year.The East Perry Community Fair will take place this weekend Sept. 23-24 in Altenburg. Record crowds flooded the fair last year …

Bikers on Square draws more than 400 motorcycles

The Bikers on the Square event is through for another year and organizer Robynne Duvall couldn’t be any happier. “I feel 2022 Bikers on the Square for Veterans was a huge success,” …

Perryville gets first public use electric car charging station

Perryville has entered a new realm when it comes to technology. The city had its first electric car charging station for public use within its limits recently installed. The charger is stationed at …

Rotary donates acid-free sleeves to Historical Society to preserve images

Perry County history will soon be better preserved for all to enjoy.The Rotary Club of Perryville was awarded a matching CAP grant from Rotary District 6060 to purchase acid free sleeves for Perry …

Farm Bureau hosts annual meeting

The Perry County Farm Bureau held its annual meeting at the American Legion on Sept. 7. During the meeting, the Bureau recognized two Century Farms within Perry County. The farm owned by Paul and …

MNVM hosts Patriot Day ceremony

Perryville paid its respects to those lost on 9/11 with a special ceremony at the Missouri’s National Veteran Memorial Monday. The local Stars and Stripes organization held a “Patriot …

Zion Lutheran Church remembers first pastor at third anniversary service

Zion Lutheran Church is in the midst of celebrating its legacy. The church in Longtown celebrated its 125th anniversary with a special service on Sept. 11. The service was the third of four different …
SPORTS

Indians pull away late to defeat Pirates

The outcome was up in the air, until the Indians seized control. After a close game for much of the first three quarters, St. Vincent took advantage of three Perryville turnovers in the second half …

Saxony wins Dig for Life Challenge

It has been five days and Saxony Lutheran volleyball coach Stephanie Brown still doesn’t believe it. Her Crusaders took first place at the Dig for Life Challenge at the Show-Me Center in Cape …

Unterreiner sets PR at Aracadia Valley

It was a flat course and a very hot day, but that did not stop the St. Vincent or Saxony Lutheran cross country teams. St. Vincent junior Jackson Unterreiner had the best finish of the day for either …
OBITUARIES
Joan Ann Hotop
Joan Ann Hotop, 87, of Perryville passed away Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022 at Estates of Perryville. She was born Dec. 22, 1934 in St. Louis to William and Martha (Justen) Morrissey.Joan and Elwin E. …
Judith K. Bohnert
Judith K. Bohnert, 78, of Perryville, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2022 at Independence Care Center. She was born Jan. 27, 1944 in Cape Girardeau to Richard and Tillie Brooks Sommer.She and …
Charles M. Brown
Charles M. Brown, 86, of Friedheim peacefully passed away Sunday, September 18, 2022 at his home surrounded by his loving family.He was born on June 6, 1936 in St. Louis to Marquis Anthony and Golda …
Timothy M. Tarrillion
Timothy Michael Tarrillion, 36, of Perryville passed away on Thursday, September 15, 2022. He was born September 17, 1985 in Sainte Genevieve to Tim and Tammy Tarrillion.He worked as a carpenter. He …
Ann Louise Schamburg
Ann Louise Schamburg, 64, of Jackson, passed away peacefully, Sunday, September 18, 2022, at her home in Jackson.She was born October 26, 1957, in Perryville, to Albert “Aubie” H. and …
STATE NEWS
OPINION

Letter to the Editor: Committee Involvement

Dear Editor The Perry County Republican Central Committee will immediately take steps to begin the process of nominating (Appointing) a Republican candidate for the special election for Perry …

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Video: Coffee cake workshop

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