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Silver Bullet Cancels; Soul Cracker To Perform

July 27, 2022

Popular Bob Seger tribute band Silver Bullet STL has tested positive for COVID-19 and will not be performing this Friday night in the final week of the Ste. Genevieve Chamber of Commerce Summer Music Series. However, Chamber Director Dena Kreitler has announced that the band has made arrangements for a substitute band, Soul Cracker, to…

Almost Famous Up Next, Followed By Silver Bullet

July 20, 2022

Almost Famous is  the next band to hit the stage in the 2022 Ste. Genevieve Chamber of Commerce Summer Music Series. The group, who take the stage  Friday night at 8 p.m., formed in 2015 as a five-piece cover band. Its website lists classic rock, country, acoustic and more. “Whether you are the wild dance…

Honey Festival Big Draw

July 6, 2022

By MARK EVANS STE. GENEVIEVE HERALD Many encouraging signs were seen during the Second Annual Honey Festival and Market, held June 25. “Overall we thought it was a huge success,” said Amanda Hutchings of Harold’s Famous Bee Company, the festival’s sponsor. “Some estimates are that four to five thousand people braved the summer heat to…

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.