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VFW Memorial Day service set for Hermann City Cemetery

Posted on May 23, 2015 at 10:14 am

The annual Memorial Day service wil be presented by Hermann VFW Post 4182 and the Ladies Auxiliary Monday at 9 a.m. at Hermann City Cemetery. The Color Guard will lead the Memorial Day Parade from the Old Firehouse down Market Street (Highway 19 South) and turn left at Casey’s General Store and move up the hill to the cemetery. The event will be joined by Hermann Boy Scouts Troop 116

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VFW Memorial Day service set for Hermann City Cemetery

Posted on May 23, 2015 at 10:14 am

The annual Memorial Day service wil be presented by Hermann VFW Post 4182 and the Ladies Auxiliary Monday at 9 a.m. at Hermann City Cemetery. The Color Guard will lead the Memorial Day Parade from the Old Firehouse down Market Street (Highway 19 South) and turn left at Casey’s General Store and move up the hill to the cemetery. The event will be joined by Hermann Boy Scouts Troop 116

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  • State eyes grand jury for charging former Gasconade sheriff’s deputy

    Posted on May 19, 2015 at 1:24 pm

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    Evidence against a former Gasconade County Sheriff’s deputy charged with multiple sex counts likely will be presented to a grand jury, according to a staff member of the Missouri Attorney General’s Office. AG Public Safety Division Chief Counsel Susan D. Boresi Monday morning told Associate Circuit Judge Robert Schollmeyer that the state likely will seek a grand jury indictment against former Sheriff’s Deputy Marty Rainey. Rainey, who has been free

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  • Hermann man allegedly dealt drugs near St. George School

    Posted on May 12, 2015 at 2:24 pm

    Items seized in the raid last week of a suspected drug dealer in Hermann.

    A 22-year-old Hermann man was released from jail a day after he was arrested on a variety of drug charges — including distributing drugs from a residence near St. George Catholic School. Robert L. Wozniak of Hermann was released after posting 10 percent of a $50,000 bond on May 7, a day after his arrest in a joint operation by the Hermann Police Department, Gasconade County Sheriff’s Department and the

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Sports

Hermann Bearcat Baseball wins Second in District.

Posted on May 21, 2015 at 10:37 pm

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  • Hermann’s Uthlaut, relay team head for Sectionals

    Posted on May 19, 2015 at 2:20 pm

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    Hermann will be leaning on only a few members of the track-and-field squad to carry the banner in post-season competition. Advancing to Sectionals from last Saturday’s District Meet are junior distance runner Grant Uthlaut and the four members of the  4X100 Meter Relay squad. The relay team is comprised of Colton Hale, Dylan Hudson, Brandon Lotshaw and Marshall Mure. The Sectional Meet for Hermann will be this Saturday at Montgomery

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  • Weather prompts change in District baseball tournament

    Posted on May 15, 2015 at 2:09 pm

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    Because of bad weather forecast for this weekend, the District baseball tournament that includes the Hermann Bearcats has been shifted from Hallsville in north Boone County to South Callaway County High School, south of the area targeted for the heaviest rain. Games will be played Saturday with the first contest set for 9:30 when South Callaway takes on Montgomery County. North Callaway County faces Centralia at 11:30 a.m. and Hermann

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    Amish furniture means quality heirlooms

    Posted on February 25, 2015 at 11:14 am

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Advertiser-Courier General Manager Cathi Utley

Cathi’s Corner

Posted on May 19, 2015 at 1:49 pm

So Maifest was wet. Wet fun, that is! Friday was rainy but early Friday night it was not. The concert at the Amphitheatre was great. Not many people but the food was good, beer was cold, wine was delightful and the band was incredible! Love The Bluff Tones. I tried to get a video of them playing but it turned out all blurry. I think the lead singer Mark Wallace

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  • Cathi’s Corner

    Posted on May 12, 2015 at 2:28 pm

    Advertiser-Courier General Manager Cathi Utley

    I hope you all enjoyed your mother last weekend. Maybe you enjoyed the memory of your mother. Either way, moms always have a special place in our lives. Maifest is this weekend AND we have graduation this week. Next week is Blue Oval and Memorial Day. CRAZY!! Crazy fun, that is. The graduation section will appear in next week’s paper. We are all so proud of you graduates! This weekend

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  • R-1 to offer free meals during June

    Posted on May 12, 2015 at 12:16 pm

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    Anyone 18 and younger can enjoy a free breakfast and lunch during June, courtesy of the Gasconade County R-1 Summer Food Service Program. The meals program will be offered during the time the R-1 Summer School program is conducted. Meals will be free to any children 18 and younger, not just those attending Summer School. Served at Hermann Elementary School,  breakfast will be served from 7:45-8:15 a.m. and lunch will

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Midwest Blue Oval Rally Today

Posted on May 19, 2015 at 1:29 pm

The Midwest Blue Oval Rally in Hermann kicks off Thursday and runs through Saturday. Organizer Greg Howe said there are plenty of activities for the whole family. Residents along the show route will need to move their cars from the streets by 6 a.m. on Saturday, Howe said. The Midwest Blue Oval Club had a post on its Facebook page asking area residents for their favorite charity. Howe said this

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  • Hermann prepares to celebrate spring with Maifest

    Posted on May 12, 2015 at 12:12 pm

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    Bounce houses, food, bands, food, dancers, food, a washer tournament and food. Did we mention food will be available at this weekend’s Maifest? And plenty of award-winning wines and cold beer to wash it down. There will be something for all ages Friday, Saturday and Sunday as the Hermann community hosts the 63rd version of Maifest, a celebration of spring. Sponsored by the Maifest Council and Hermann Jaycees, the event

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  • Mothers Day show to benefit German-American Club

    Posted on May 5, 2015 at 3:16 pm

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    For the third year, the Hermann German-American Club is sponsoring the Mother’s Day Show at the Show Boat Theatre on Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are available at the Hermann Welcome Center on Market Street. Rehearsals have begun for this popular event that celebrates Mom’s special day. Music includes Gershwin, Pop, Country, Classical and Patriotic with songs like “Count on Me,” “I Got Rhy’thm,” “Summertime,” “The Man I Love” and

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