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Saxony Lutheran High School presents its 2023 Homecoming Court

Saxony Lutheran High School is proud to present its 2023 Homecoming Court. Homecoming Candidates are seniors Abagayle Britton, Nora Craft, Anna Mueller, Ava Perry, Lydia Roth, Drew Hahs, Michael …

Perryville pushing for marijuana tax

Perryville City Administrator Brent Buerck understands that Perry County did not vote for the legalization of marijuana. During the November general election Amendment 3 passed in the state of …

Robinson retires from Bank of Missouri Board of Directors after 26 years

The Bank of Missouri on Monday recognized Frank Robinson, CEO of Robinson Construction Company, for his 26 years of dedicated service on The Bank’s board of directors and the Reliable Community …

Citizens Electric rate increases to take place April 1

In today’s modern, connected world, having a source of safe, reliable, and affordable electricity is crucial. That’s what Citizens Electric Corporation strives to deliver every day. …

Anglers may start harvesting trout in Perry County Feb. 1

Anglers may begin harvesting trout from Legion Lake in Perryville starting Feb. 1.Missouri Department of Conservation Fisheries Management Biologist Salvador Mondragon said cooler than average …

Juvenile in custody for threats made at PCSD

Class was in session at Perry County School District’s Perryville campus on Tuesday amidst heightened security protocols in the wake of terroristic threats made against the district last week.A …

Caller used ’swatting’ to create fear at school

According to investigators, the multiple calls threatening a bomb and a mass shooting on two different days last week at the Perry County School District campus in Perryville were the work of a …

Board handles special use permits

Perry County harvests 3,066 deer during the 2022-2023 season

Missouri’s 2022-2023 deer-hunting season ended Jan. 15 with the Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reporting a preliminary total deer harvest for the season of 299,721. Of the deer …

Board discusses bicycle ordinance

The Perryville Board of Aldermen made quick work of the first meeting of the year. Although, there was one item on the agenda that brought out a lot of discussion. The board discussed at length a …

Knights of Columbus donate playground funds

The Perryville Knights of Columbus Council No. 1263’s 50th annual Tootsie Roll Drive treated donors with the small chocolate candies but had a much larger treat for the whole community, …

SV Elementary to hold open House Sunday

St. Vincent Elementary will hold an open house this Saturday from 9-11 a.m. St. Vincent Director of Enrollment Management and Advancement Brooke Richardet offered this statement on the event "St. …
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SPORTS

Schnurbusch leads Perryville past Festus

The Perryville girls run of dominance over the JCAA conference continues. The Pirates got a big game from senior Kyla Schnurbusch as Perryville rolled to a 53-32 victory over Festus on Jan. 19. It …

Pirates, Indians gear up for 24th annual Mayor’s Cup

The rivalry will be renewed this weekend when the Perryville and St. Vincent boys and girls basketball teams will compete in the 24th annual Mayor’s Cup Saturday at the Perry Park Center. The …

Big second quarter leads SV boys past Leopold

St. Vincent boys basketball coach Bruce Valleroy felt like his team could have played better in the last week. Despite a six-point halftime deficit to Oran last Friday, the Indians lost by 30. …
OBITUARIES
Lisa Coppedge
Lisa Coppedge, 55, of Sullivan, Missouri passed away Saturday, January 21, 2023 at Missouri Baptist Hospital in Sullivan, MOShe was born January 26, 1967 in Springfield, MO to Robert Dean and Linda …
Larry R. Sides
Larry Ray Sides, 80, of Perryville died Friday, January 27, 2023 at his residenceHe was born January 16, 1943 in Perryville to James Lonnie and Viola Louise (Kiefer) Sides.Larry and Sue Sarff were …
Mary Lou Timpe
Mary Lou (Lappe) Timpe, 95, formerly of Quincy, Illinois passed peacefully from this life on December 22, 2022 at the Parkway Place residential care facility in Houston, Texas. Mary Lou was the wife …
Merlin O. Kasten
Merlin Orville Kasten, 89, of Perryville, passed away on January 27, 2023.He was born on October 9, 1933 in Uniontown to Oscar and Martha (Rasche) Kasten.He was baptized on October 15, 1933 at Grace …
Rev. Roy W. Bingenheimer
Rev. Roy William Bingenheimer, 89, of Concordia, Mo., died Tuesday, January 17, 2023, at Western Missouri Medical Center in Warrensburg.Born June 30, 1933, in Oak Ridge, Mo., he was the son of the …
STATE NEWS
OPINION

Committees hear new bills on veterans, consitution

Legislation designed to protect the sanctity of the Missouri Constitution is moving quickly through the legislative process and is now on track for discussion on the House floor. As early as next …

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Video: Coffee cake workshop

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To view a video of the Perryville Board of Aldermen discussion on sidewalks from May 3, 2022, click on the following link:  …
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