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Trixie Delight Takes Orris Stage

July 6, 2022

The 2022 Ste. Genevieve Chamber of Commerce Summer Music Series is taking the weekend off this week, to make way for Fourth of July festivities. It will return July 8, when Trixie Delight returns to the Orris stage at 8 p.m. that Friday. The group covers his from the 1970s, into the 21st century, with…

Marzuco Calls ‘22 Spring For Down Syndrome Best One Yet

July 6, 2022

By MARK EVANS Chip Marzuco considered this year’s Spring For Down Syndrome the best one yet. “This year’s event outdid the last 12 years tremendously,” Marzuco said. “We had tremendous weather, a tremendous turnout and everybody had their pocketbooks open and flowing. It was really, really good.” The 14th annual event, which raises funds…

Happy 246 Birthday, U.S.A.

July 4, 2022

Happy 4th of July, everyone! — from your scribes: Mike and Mark, and our office manager Shelley. And, happy 246th birthday, U.S.A. WE ARE CLOSED TODAY. WE OPEN BACK UP TUESDAY, JULY 5 AT 8 A.M. 0 People reached 0 Engagements Boost post Like   Comment Share

2nd Annual Honey Fest

June 29, 2022

The Second Annual Honey Festival and Market was held downtown last Saturday, with a good crowd turning out. The day included demonstrations on hive combining, live music by Route 67 and Max T. Barnes, plus many vendors with honey  and other items. Hives for Heroes, a non-profit military organization headquartered in Texas, was a special…

Ste. Gen., Kasky Plan Fourth

June 29, 2022

Fireworks and other patriotic activities will take place next weekend in Ste. Genevieve and Kaskaskia. In Ste. Genevieve, a fireworks display will take place at dusk in Pere Marquette Park on Saturday, July 2. On Monday, July 4, a patriotic celebration will be held on the courthouse square (Third Street), 11-11:45 a.m. The flag will…

Roe vs. Wade Overturned

June 24, 2022

WASHINGTON, D.C.  –  The U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe vs. Wade today (Friday), holding that there is no longer a federal constitutional right to an abortion. Going forward, abortion rights will be determined by states, unless Congress acts. President Biden denounced the decision, saying Congress should act in legislation and for U.S. citizens to act…

In Tune

June 22, 2022

The Ste. Genevieve Municipal Band performed its third concert of the summer last Thursday night in the Valle Desert. The band plays each Thursday at 8 p.m., with no admission charged.

Grand Allusion Is Next On Orris Stage

June 22, 2022

From Staff Reports No stranger to local fans, popular Styx tribute band Grand Allusion returns Friday night for the Ste. Genevieve Chamber of Commerce Summer Music Series, after performing in the 2021 Summer Music Series. Grand Allusion has rocked audiences from nightclubs to concert venues. The band will take the Orris Theatre stage at 8…

4th Friday Art Walk This Week

June 22, 2022

Ste. Genevieve’s 4th Friday Art Walk on June 24 promises another “artful” weekend in Missouri’s most historic town. “The Art Walk is always a fun event with excellent art on display,” a spokesperson for the Walk said. “And usually you can expect some surprises.” The Art Walk will be held from 6 p.m. to 9…


June 22, 2022

Kenzie Smithey Wolk, of Art by Kenzie Wolk, paints the flag of the United States of America on the front wall of Mueller Tire Service’s second building on Highway 32 on Friday. Wolk is the wife of Dr. Clint Wolk, owner of Ste. Genevieve Vision Care.