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Ste. Gen Outlasts Farmington In Five

By ERIC X. VICCARO EVICCARO@STEGENHERALD.COM Ste. Genevieve High School volleyball player Brittney Kreitler stepped behind the service line as the Dragons clung to a one-point lead in the fifth set versus Farmington. Kreitler’s serve proved to be too much for Farmington to handle as Jade Roth’s reception directed toward the net. Dragon Marysa Flieg seized…

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Octane Tour Stops n Town

Although rain Saturday kept the annual Octane Tour three-day car tour from returning to town, local car enthusiasts got to enjoy plenty of ventage vehicles on Friday, when the tour stopped here for lunch before spending the night in Cape Girardeau.  (Photos by MARK EVANS/Herald staff)

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First Professional Tourney Proves A Rousing Success

By ERIC X. VICCARO Ste. Genevieve Herald Ste. Genevieve resident Geoff Duvall is a meticulous manicurist. His work isn’t fingernails, rather it’s the disc golf course at Pere Marquette Park, which has been a fixture of the recreation center since 2005. Duvall spent countless hours preparing the course for the first-ever Professional Disc Golf Association-sanctioned…

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Harlan Roger Wyatt Swan

Nathaniel and Tiffany Swan of Park Hills announce the birth of their son, Harlan Roger Wyatt, at 6:13 p.m. on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital. He weighed 6 pounds 13 ounces and was 19 inches long. He was welcomed home by his siblings Wilson Kitchell, Justice Kitchell, Vanessa Bone, Isabelle…

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Jerry J. Jokerst

Jerry J. Jokerst of Ste. Genevieve, died Thursday, August 13, 2020, at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital. He was 76 years old. He was born March 14, 1944 in Ste. Genevieve. He is survived by sister-in-law Jane Jokerst of St. Louis,  niece Michelle (Brad) Jackson of St. Louis, nephew  Mark Jokerst of Allen, Texas, and…

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Election Results

Republican Randy Ruzicka will face Democrat Tony Ritter in November in the race for the Second District Ste. Genevieve County Commissioner race. Ritter beat Micah Rousey 467 to 229 (67.1 percent to 39.9 percent) in final, uncertified voting. Ruzicka, who trailed Republican opponent Don Kuehn earlier in the evening, rallied to beat him in a…

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Nova Rose Williams

Morgan Clifton and Jesse Williams of Doe Run, Missouri announce the birth of their daughter, Nova Rose at 11:49 a.m. on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at Ste. Genevieve County Memorial Hospital in Ste. Genevieve. She weighed 7 pounds 4 ounces and was 19 ¼ inches long. Maternal grandparents are Lisa Leigh of Bloomsdale. Paternal grandparents…

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Rockin’ Down

Members of Stone In Love, a Journey Tribute band, rocked the Orris last Friday night during the Chamber of Commerce Summer Concert Series. (Photos by ERIC X. VICCARO/Herald staff)

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Donald F. Winston

Donald F. Winston of Saint Charles, Missouri, passed away at the age of 81 on Tuesday, July 14, 2020. He was born June 1, 1939, in Ste. Genevieve, a son of Joseph and Leona Winston. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his siblings, Joe “Boots” Winston, Jim Winston, Tom (Vicki)…

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Old-Time Rock & Roll

Local patrons [right] danced the night away to the classic rock sound of Silver Bullet STL at the Orris Theatre last Friday night. The Bob Seger tribute band [above] kept the crowd jumping by playing all of Seger’s top hits, including That Old-Time Rock and Roll. It launched the Chamber of Commerce’s Summer Concert Series.…

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