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Local Dentist Debuts On Temptation Island

By MARK EVANS mevans@stegenherald.com Local dentist Dr. Blake Eyres used his profession as his opening line in introducing himself to four prospective women on the opening episode of Temptation Island. The preface of the show is that four young unmarried couples “at a crossroads” in their relationships, come to Maui, Hawaii to be tempted by…

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Roy Joseph Panchot

Roy Joseph Panchot, age 89, passed away February 18, 2021. He was a loving husband, father, brother, and friend. Roy passed away due to complications from a fall. Born in Festus, Missouri, on September 10, 1931, Roy was one of five children of Earl and Stella (nee Auzat) Panchot. After graduating from the University of…

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Lyla M. Bova

Lyla M. Bova  of St. Mary died Tuesday, December 8, 2020 at Ste. Genevieve Care Center in Sainte Genevieve. She was 92 years old. She was born November 25, 1928 in Kaskaskia, Illinois and was married to Lexie “Bucky” Bova on October 26, 1946. He preceded her in death. She is survived by son, Michael…

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Mildred F. “Millie” McClanahan

Mildred F. “Millie” McClanahan, age 87, of Festus, Missouri died Nov. 24, 2020 at Mercy Hospital Jefferson in Festus. Mrs. McClanahan was, for 35 years, the owner/operator of Shopper’s Market (now Mary’s Market) in Bloomsdale where a lot of kids received free hugs when they came into “Millie’s Store.” After retirement, she delivered Meals-on-Wheels in…

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Austin F. Vaeth Jr.

Austin F. Vaeth Jr. 67 years old passed away peacefully at his home on Sat. November 28, 2020, surrounded by his loving wife, children and grandchildren. He was born January 25, 1953 in Perryville, Missouri and was married to Sandra (Mueller) Vaeth on October 8, 1977. She survives him in Ste. Genevieve. He is also…

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I-55 Sign In Place, TTC Looks At Rack Cards

By ERIC X. VICCARO eviccaro@stegenherald.com Recently signs were installed along Interstate-55 indicating the newly created Ste. Genevieve National Historical Park. The signs are visible along both I-55 northbound and southbound at Exit 150 – serving as a boon for tourism. “Obviously, the signs are big help for tourism,” said Ste. Genevieve tourism director Toby Carrig.…

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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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