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 …

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 …

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 …

Pet rescue place focuses on fund-raising

Cassie Smith has a way with animals.Nearly a year ago, in August 2021, she began “Welcome Home Ranch,” which operates out of her apartment on Highway T.In her home, she now cares for four …

John’s Pharmacy to open June 27

John’s Pharmacy, a local and independently owned pharmacy is scheduled to open its newest location in Altenburg Monday, June 27.The pharmacy is located in the former Altenburg Foods building at …
SPORTS

St. Vincent boys go 6-0 in summer hoops competition

St. Vincent boys basketball coach Bruce Valleroy couldn’t have asked for a better start to his team’s summer. The Indians competed at the Chaffee Shootout from June 6-8 and went 6-0. St. …

Not your regular mowers

Tucked away on the outskirts of Perry County, at the Patton Saddle Club, is a different kind of horsepower. The Patton Lion’s Club is currently in its 10th season of hosting lawnmower races at …

Perryville takes fourth place in Class 2

It was certainly a different experience for Perryville girls’ soccer coach Jerry Fulton and his team this past weekend at the Class 2 state tournament. It wasn’t one that they …
OBITUARIES
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 …
Roy H. Mueller
Roy H. Mueller, 81, of Frohna passed away Monday, June 20, 2022 at Mercy Hospital South in St. Louis.He was born July 28, 1940 in Frohna, to Joseph and Elsie (Schlichting) Mueller.He and Norma J. …
Martin V. Bohnert
Martin “Shorty” V. Bohnert, 91, of Perryville, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 17, 2022 at Holiday Residential Care surrounded by his family. He was born Sept. 13, 1930 in …
Richard L. Statler
Richard Lee Statler, 86, of Perryville passed away Thursday, June 16, 2022 at his residence.He was born Feb. 17, 1936 in Crystal City to Oscar & Effie (Lix) Statler.He and Virginia Horn were …
Zayvion Roth
Zayvion Michael Roth, of Perryville, fell asleep in the arms of Jesus on Monday, June 13, 2022 at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.He was born May 29, 2022 in Cape Girardeau, to Eric Michael and …
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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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