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Aldermen Look At Paving, Stormwater In Work Session

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS STE. GENEVIEVE HERALD During a brief work session last Thursday, the Ste. Genevieve Board of Aldermen agreed to expand Area 2 for stormwater review and also discussed street repaving. It was agreed that Area 2, which includes Rozier Subdivision, south, where water collects by Shuh and Sons Heating and Cooling, was the…

TAC/TTC Opts To Create Tourism Task Force

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS STE. GENEVIEVE HERALD A task force has been established to determine the best way to pursue and promote Ste. Genevieve tourism. At the quarterly joint Tourism Advisory Council (TAC) and Tourism Tax Commission (TTC) meeting Sept. 20, Laura Oliver and Nicole French, members of the tourism groups, Dena Kreitler, executive director of…

County Commission Looks At Tourism

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS mevans@stegenherald.com During last Thursday’s county commission meeting, the topic of tourism came up. First District Commissioner Karen Stuppy reported on the Tourism Advisory Council and Tourism Tax Commission’s joint meeting earlier that week, at which a task force was formed. She said that the tourism department has an $89,548 budget, with $45,000-50,000…

Aldermen Approve FY 2023 City Budget

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS mevans@stegenherald.com Ste. Genevieve aldermen approved a fiscal year 2023 city budget without further discussion at last Thursday’s meeting. It calls for anticipated total revenues of $3,075,703 and expenditures of the General Fund of $3,299,717. The Transportation (Street) Department shows total revenues of $751,250 and expenditures of $1,179,635, while the Cemetery Fund shows…

Commissioners Discuss 911 Funding, Roads

September 21, 2022

By MARK EVANS mevans@stegenherald.com More discussion was held about funding 911 services during last Thursday’s Ste. Genevieve County Commission meeting. The combined St. Francois – Ste. Genevieve County 911 center is funded by a special tax on landline phones. This is becoming less and less of a revenue producer. Felix Meyer, county emergency management director,…

COMMUNITY

Valle Homecoming

September 28, 2022

Sons Of Union Veterans Educate And Entertain

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS mevans@stegenherald.com No doubt visitors to Ste. Genevieve are charmed by the dramatic reenactments of Civil War incidents…

Camp Also Honors The Fallen

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS mevans@stegenherald.com Honoring the fallen is also important to members of the J. Felix St. James Camp #…

Hurra Zum Oktoberfest!

September 21, 2022

A large crowd turned out for Oktoberfest over the weekend. Part of the fun was the Wiener Dog Races as part…

Big Event

September 14, 2022

The Ste. Genevieve County Fair Board put on a truck pull Saturday evening at the fairgrounds. More photos are in…

OBITUARIES

Rita M. (Schwent) Zerwig

September 28, 2022

Rita M. (Schwent) Zerwig, 93 years old, of Sainte Genevieve, MO, died Monday, September 19, 2022 at Ste. Genevieve Care…

Anna M. Paschal

September 28, 2022

Anna M. Paschal, 98 years old, of Sainte Genevieve, MO, died Saturday, September 24, 2022 at Ste. Genevieve Care Center…

Russell K. Fieg

September 28, 2022

Russell K. Fieg, 72 years old, of Las Vegas, Nevada, died Thursday, September 15, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada. He…

Coleman Schwent

September 28, 2022

Coleman  Schwent, 22 years old, of Sainte Genevieve, MO, died Wednesday, September 21, 2022 in Sainte Genevieve, MO. He was…

John Huck

September 28, 2022

John Huck, 77 years old, of Sainte Genevieve, MO, died Monday, September 19, 2022 at home in Sainte Genevieve, MO.He…

BIRTHS

Sage William McKinney 

September 28, 2022

Rylee Gomas and Seth McKinney of Bonne Terre, MO announce the birth of their son, Sage William at 6:17 pm,…

Roland Randahl Hillis 

September 14, 2022

Kenneth and Aysha Hillis of Farmington, MO announce the birth of their son, Roland Randahl at 3:42 pm, on Thursday,…

Emersyn Lynne Mattingly 

September 14, 2022

Joshua and Anna Mattingly of St. Mary, MO announce the birth of their daughter, Emersyn Lynne at 5:41 pm, on…

Brooks David Basler

September 7, 2022

Zach and Emily Basler of Bloomsdale, MO announce the birth of their son, Brooks David at 7:46 am , on…

Athena Lynn Ann Marie Evans 

August 31, 2022

Cristin Ray and Christopher Evans of Perryville, MO announce the birth of their daughter, Athena Lynn Ann Marie at 11:10…

AREA NEWS

Aldermen Look At Paving, Stormwater In Work Session

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS STE. GENEVIEVE HERALD During a brief work session last Thursday, the Ste. Genevieve Board of Aldermen agreed…

TAC/TTC Opts To Create Tourism Task Force

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS STE. GENEVIEVE HERALD A task force has been established to determine the best way to pursue and…

Waterpark Enjoys Big Year

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS mevans@stegenherald.com After encountering bad luck in its early days, River Rapids Waterpark has come into its own.…

County Commission Looks At Tourism

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS mevans@stegenherald.com During last Thursday’s county commission meeting, the topic of tourism came up. First District Commissioner Karen…

Aldermen Approve FY 2023 City Budget

September 28, 2022

By MARK EVANS mevans@stegenherald.com Ste. Genevieve aldermen approved a fiscal year 2023 city budget without further discussion at last Thursday’s…

SPORTS

Week 5 football rankings

September 21, 2022

Statewide high school football rankings, as compiled by a 10-member panel of sportswriters and broadcasters. Panel is made up of…

Warriors Swept Twice Last Week

September 21, 2022

BY MICHAEL BOYD JR. HERALD SPORTS EDITOR The night before, Valle Catholic had no ace serves. This time they had…

V-Ball Dragons Keep Winning

September 21, 2022

BY MICHAEL BOYD JR. HERALD SPORTS EDITOR Dru Koetting served up six aces and had 10 kills, while Ste. Genevieve…

Dragons 3-0 For First Time In A Very Long Time

September 14, 2022

BY MICHAEL BOYD JR. HERALD SPORTS EDITOR Photo gallery ST. CHARLES, Mo.  –  Full moon. Farmland everywhere. … Everywhere. Scenes from…

Warriors Hit Blackcats With A MAFC Truck

September 14, 2022

By MICHAEL BOYD JR. HERALD SPORTS EDITOR Photo gallery Valle Catholic’s reintroduced itself to the Mississippi Area Football Conference as…

LAW ENFORCEMENT

Veterans’ Home Robbed At Gunpoint

September 8, 2022

BY MICHAEL BOYD JR. HERALD STAFF Karen McDowell Vaeth of McDowell Marketing, owners of Marion Cliff Manor in St. Mary,…

Racer: 2 Utah Rape Convictions; Accused In 10 Sexual Misconduct In 5 States

September 8, 2022

BY MARK EVANS AND MICHAEL BOYD JR. HERALD EDITORS New charges have been filed against former Ste. Genevieve resident Dayton…

Local deputy injured in pursuit crash

July 14, 2022

By Mark Evans Herald staff Ste. Genevieve County Sheriff’s Deputy Andrew Suiter, 27, suffered moderate injuries early Tuesday morning, during…

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