LOCAL NEWS

Caldejon retires from library after 16 years

A long-time bookworm has turned the last page in her current phase and is ready to see what the next chapter will hold. Riverside Regional Library circulation clerk Nancy Caldejon retired from her …

Perryville man gets 87 months in prison on child pornography charges

The United States Attorney’s Office announced that Jonathan D. Drury, age 37, of Perryville, Missouri, has been sentenced to serve 87 months in federal prison for the offense of Possession of …

Perry County Memorial Hospital, Mercy build bikes for charity

Some children will receive a special gift this holiday season thanks to leaders from Perry County Health System (PCHS) and Mercy Hospital Jefferson. Mercy leaders frequently give back to their …

‘Magical’ Brazeau Christmas Walk slated for December 3

Perry County will get a dose of old-time heritage this Christmas season.Hemman Winery will host the Brazeau Christmas Walk on Dec. 3. The event, which has been held for more than 25 years, will be …

Richardet named Humanitarian of the Year

If there was one phrase that Perry County Community Foundation Director Sean Unterreiner could use to describe this one person it would be “making a difference.”“He is a guy that …

PCHS to end home health program

Some home healthcare patients in Perry County will soon have to seek out new providers after a decision made by the Perry County Health System board of directors to stop offering home-based …

County, MNVM honor veterans

For Perry County Veterans Day ceremony keynote speaker Lyza Koesterer, the day is about remembering those military members who are still “with us.”“Whether you were drafted or …
SPORTS

Perryville girls look good at jamboree

Fans of the Perryville girls basketball team got a sneak peek at how the players looked out on the court for the first time this winter as they competed in a four team jamboree Nov. 16First year head …

Saxony Lutheran soccer punches ticket to Final Four

The Saxony Lutheran boys soccer team took the saying “third time is the charm” to extreme levels. However, Saxony coach Chris Crawford will take it. The Crusaders allowed an early goal to …

Stortz ‘excited’ to continue softball career at St. Charles CC

Alyson Stortz’s dream became a reality.The Perryville senior pitcher signed a letter of intent to play softball at St. Charles Community College in the Perryville library among family and …
OBITUARIES
Juanita F. Geile
Juanita F. Geile, 93, of Perryville passed away Saturday, November 19, 2022 at the Independence Care Center in Perryville. She was born January 26, 1929 in Mansfield, MO to I. Elmer and Laura (Wells) …
Dylan L. Abbott
Dylan Lee Abbott, 32, of Sedgewickville, passed away Monday, November 21, 2022, after a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by his family, at his home.He was born June 8, 1990, in Cape …
Randy Pribble
Randall (Randy) Pribble died Nov. 17, 2022 at home in Columbia under the care of Kindred Hospice and surrounded by his family. He was 68. He died from complications with Progressive Supranuclear …
Charles Morland Bullock
Charles Morland Bullock, 79, of Perryville died Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at his home. He was born February 12, 1943 in Chester, IL to Charles Morland, Sr. and Ella Ethel (Sims) Bullock. They both …
Ray L. Brown
Ray L. Brown, 85, of Perryville passed away Thursday, November 17, 2022 at Independence Care Center in Perryville. He was born June 12, 1937 in Kaskaskia Island, IL to Jack Gladwell and Uva Mary …
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OPINION

The holiday season is here, gives many blessings

For Thanksgiving this year, many Americans will travel to be with family and enjoy a feast. It truly is one of our country’s best holidays, where we get to spend cherished time with family and …

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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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