LOCAL NEWS

Perry County 4-H fair standouts

Perry County 4-H members showcased their work and what they have learned and accomplished this past year at the annual Perry County 4-H Fair shows held in July. Champion purple ribbon winners were …

Voters head to polls for primary election Tuesday

Perry County residents will take to the polls next week.Residents will take part in a smaller ballot with a majority of local uncontested races. “This is the medium-sized election,” Perry …

Next step in hospital merger

Mercy and Perry County Memorial Hospital (PCMH) are pleased to take the next step in developing a shared vision for the future of health care in Perry County. Mercy, PCHS, and the Board of Trustees …

County plans for Courthouse lawn project

Perry County residents may see changes to the courthouse lawn in the near future. County officials recently had its kickoff meeting for its Courthouse Lawn Master Plan that has been in the works for …

County moves to “high” Community level for COVID-19

Perry County has seen an uptick in COVID-19 cases within the past week. The county currently sits at a “high” COVID-19 community level as of Tuesday, July 26.The Perry County Health …
SPORTS

Pirates soccer plays tough at showcase

Perryville boys soccer coach Jerry Fulton uses the summer to see just how good his team is before the start of the regular season. The Pirates took that to the limit when the team competed in the St. …

Perryville baseball earns honors

Despite the team’s less-than-stellar record, the Perryville baseball team was still able to garner a few postseason honors. The Pirates had three Jefferson County Athletic Association-Large …

Piranhas compete at conference meet

The Perryville Piranhas ended their summer conference season on a high note. The team competed in a Championship Meet that was held at the Cape Municipal Pool on Sat., July 16. There were 7 teams …
OBITUARIES
Norma J. Thompson
Norma Jane Thompson, 83, of Oak Ridge died Wednesday, July 27, 2022 at her residence. She was born Oct. 1, 1938, in Sedgewickville to Virgil Ray Bollinger and Letha Camille (Seabaugh) Bollinger.She …
Linda Kay Dressler
Linda Kay Dressler, 69, of Altenburg passed away suddenly on Thursday, July 21, 2022 in Perryville, Missouri. Linda was born January 28, 1953 in Wood River, IL to Delmar A and Marcella C (Smith) …
Joseph A. Moll
Joseph A. Moll, 93, of Perryville, Missouri passed away Tuesday, July 26, 2022 at Landmark Hospital in Cape Girardeau.He was born October 20, 1928 in Perry County to Albert and Ida (Ernst) Moll.He …
Steven P. Balsman
Steven Paul Balsman, 73, of Memphis, TN passed away at his home on Wednesday, July 20, 2022. Final arrangements are incomplete at this time. Steve was born on January 21, 1949, in Perryville. He was …
Viola I. Clifton
Viola Irene Clifton, 92, of Alton, Ill., formerly of Perryville passed away at 8:20 am, Saturday, July 16, 2022 at River Crossing of Alton in Alton, Ill..She was born to the late Bennett and Minnie …
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OPINION

Hawley Demands Answers on FBI’s ‘Audit’ of Missouri Concealed Carry Permit Holders

U.S. Senator Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) sent a letter to Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Director Christopher Wray, asking why he is directing FBI agents to conduct ‘audits’ of Missouri …

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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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