LOCAL NEWS

MoDOT to hold community briefing on Chester Bridge

The Missouri Department of Transportation will hold a community briefing to discuss future plans to replace the Chester Bridge. The bridge over the Mississippi River will be replaced using the …

Diemert sentenced to 10 years for child endangerment

A Perryville man was sentenced earlier this month after he was found guilty of a felony for child endangerment.Dustin A. Diemert, 32, of Perryville was sentenced to 10 years in the Missouri …

Perry County still at low risk for COVID-19

The Perry CountyBoard of Public Health made quick work of its agenda during its meeting on June 21 at the Catalyst Center for Business. The board ran through many of its financial reports without …

PCMH wins the heart of man in bike accident

Bill Kitterman of Leitchfield, KY, has made many excursions on his bike in the past. Although his latest adventure did not go as planned. Kitterman, 81, had a life-long dream to ride his bike …

Senate candidate plans June 25 Perryville visit

More than 30 individuals, including 11 Democrats are seeking to serve as the next U.S. Senator from Missouri. One of those declared candidates, Lucas Kunce, will be hosting an event Saturday, June …
SPORTS

Three Pirates named Class 2 All-State

It’s becoming somewhat of a tradition, and for Perryville girls soccer coach Jerry Fulton, this year it was somewhat expected. The Pirates had three players named to the Class 2 All-State team …

Hale hopes to move Pirates in ‘positive direction’

Column: There's no way I could spend billions of dollars

Apparently, inflation works in many ways. Early last week, the Denver Broncos of the National Football League entered a sale agreement with the Walton-Penner family ownership group. The agreement was …
OBITUARIES
Paul J. Keller Sr.
Paul Joseph Keller Sr. was born October 13,1943 in Perry County the son of Conway and Mary Jane (LaRose) Keller and passed away on June 19, 2022 at his residence in Perry County at the age of 78 …
James “Jimmy” B. Abernathy
James “Jimmy” Benjamin Abernathy, 59, of Perryville, died Saturday, June 25, 2022.He was born December 23, 1962 in Inglewood, CA to Robert E Abernathy and Linda (Reinke) Abernathy.He …
Rosalie B. Grogg
Rosalie Blanche (Hudson) Grogg age 83, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones on June 22, 2022. She was born June 27, 1938, at her family farm in Brewer, Missouri to Charles and Irene …
Martin C. Reiss Jr.
Martin C. Reiss Jr., 89, of Perryville passed away Monday, June 27, 2022 at Independence Care Center. He was born February 17, 1933 in Sereno to Martin C. and Virgie (Gibbar) Reiss Sr.He and Hilda A. …
Robert E. Dean
Robert E. Dean Sr., 82, of Perryville died Sunday, June 19, 2022 at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.He was born July 6, 1939 in Cape Girardeau to Robert B. and Elsie V. (Brewer) Dean.He …
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OPINION

Letter to the Editor: STAND FIRM IN YOUR COMMUNITY

Dear Editor,At the very innermost core of the heart where our soul resides we just want, hope and pray for a few basic things in our lives and those are safety and security for our family and not so …

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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:  …
To view video of the Perryville Board of Aldermen meeting for May 3, 2022, click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kl7XcwMZquI&ab_channel=RepublicMonitor
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