LOCAL NEWS

Health Board discusses employee holiday schedule

As part of a policy review discussion, the Perry County Health Department Board of Trustees discussed potential changes to its employee holiday schedule at a meeting Tuesday, May 17, at the Catalyst …

City’s Park Board hears skate park update

Nothing is imminent and no proposals have been given to city officials, but discussion continues about the possibility of constructing a skate park near the Perry Park Center.City of Perryville Parks …

Aldermen make decision on sidewalks

The decision was not unanimous, but after a rather lengthy discussion, the Perryville Board of Aldermen finally took action — sidewalks will be installed on a portion of North Moulton Street …

Board approves new salary proposal in state budget

There was a heavy, sometimes tear-jerking discussion for the Perry County School District No. 32 Board of Education during its latest meeting on May 11 in the Old Senior High School. The topic …

Cyclist visits Perryville on trek to Houston

Earlier this month, Ralph Zuke, a Rotarian from St. Louis, made an overnight stop in Perryville.He’s making a bike trek, in a Barcalounger rickshaw, from St. Louis to Houston.May 4 was just his …
SPORTS

Indians rally late in thrilling win to advance to C2D4 district final

St. Vincent baseball coach Corey Sauer didn’t even know where to start when describing the Class 2, District 4 semifinal. However, he did know how it ended. Third-seed St. Vincent scored two …

Indians use defense to move on to title game

St. Vincent girls soccer will have a chance at another championship this season. The third-seeded Indians shut out second-seeded Mehlville 1-0 in the Class 3 District 1 semifinals at Cape Central …

Saxony baseball falls to Greenville in semifinals

The season ended much sooner than the Saxony Lutheran baseball team wanted or intended. The second-seeded Crusaders were upset by third-seed Greenville 6-3 on Monday in the Class 2, District 3 …
OBITUARIES
Doris M. Brickhaus
Doris Marie Brickhaus, 82, of Perryville died Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Independence Care Center in Perryville. She was born August 18, 1939 in Perry County to Herman A. Brickhaus and Iona V. …
Linda J. Layton
Linda Jeanne Layton, 74, of Perryville passed away Friday, May 13, 2022 at Independence Care Center in Perryville. She was born April 13, 1948 in Trenton, NJ to Walter L. and Merl Jean (Markham) …
Mary Ann Rankin
Mary Ann Rankin, 84, of Campbell Hill, Ill. passed away Sunday, May 15, 2022 at Chester Memorial Hospital. She was born June 20, 1937 in Belgique, to Otto and Ella Edith (Phillips) Amberger.Mary Ann …
Lee A. Schumer
Lee A. Schumer, 75, of Perryville passed away Friday, May 6, 2022 at the Independence Care Center of Perry County in Perryville. He was born Sept. 27, 1946 in Hannibal to Ivo Edward and Mary Rita …
Denise M. Batchelor
Denise M. Batchelor, 59, of Perryville died Monday, May 9, 2022 at her residence. She was born July 11, 1962 in Perryville to Edgar Jerome and Diane L. (Adams) Lawrence.Denise and David L. Batchelor …
STATE NEWS
OPINION

Common sense opposition isn’t ‘disinformation’

How could our hospital fail with our expert Private Board giving their all with l00’s of hours of dedicated decision making? PCMH had the support of dedicated employees, tax payer money, …

PHOTO GALLERIES
The River Hills Antique Tractor Club hosted its annual tractor show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the 2022 Mayfest. A total of 24 tractors were on display during Saturday’s show. The winners …
Overall Male Winner: Cater Hennemann - 19' 18.11 Overall Female Winner: Amy Moeckel - 20'  10.07 Place Division Time Bib #   Name Overall 1 Male 19 & …
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Video: Coffee cake workshop

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EVpvQmcCtm0 [cqembed title="Untitled" …
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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