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Hermann Advertiser-Courier and New Haven Leader Editor Buck Collier

At The River’s Edge: For the record, State Patrol is not a State Police

Posted on November 18, 2014 at 12:46 pm

At the risk of asking you to read yet another newspaper story about Ferguson — and, believe me, I’m sorry for asking you to do that; I am getting really tired of hearing about Ferguson — to the exclusion of almost anything else going on in Metro St. Louis — allow me to set the record straight on one not-so-minor item. It might be minor to many people (most, perhaps)

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  • Streck Foundation donates new floodlight to HHS drama students

    Posted on November 18, 2014 at 12:29 pm

    Streck Foundation members with HHS drama students, their instructor and Superintendent Chris Neale.

    The Edwin P. and Mary E. Streck Foundation has donated a new spotlight for the Hermann High School theatre department. “It was a wonderful surprise to come into a program that had just received a very special gift from such a generous council. We were very much in need of a new follow spot — the new one replaced another that was most likely over 40 years old. I am

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  • Amtrak Station art contest extended to area 8th Graders

    Posted on November 11, 2014 at 12:40 pm

    An example of a decorated utility box.

    Now, more  area students can take part in a community art project. A few weeks ago, it was announced that the Hermann Arts Council and the Hermann Garden Club have joined forces to sponsor an art contest to decorate the utility box in the oval garden in front of Hermann’s new train station. The idea is to beautify the train station and have children submit their artwork to transform the

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  • Hermann High School students honor area military veterans

    Posted on November 11, 2014 at 12:14 pm

    A pair of the many military veterans who turned out for a Veterans Day breakfast sponsored by Hermann High School students.

    The members of Hermann High School’s DECA Club honored the area’s military veterans Tuesday morning with a breakfast and program at the high school. There was a good representation of most if not all the branches of the armed forces as veterans filled the cafeteria for the morning meal.

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  • Hermann Community Christmas Program puts out call for support

    Posted on November 11, 2014 at 12:07 pm

    community christmas web

    Christmas seems like months away, but it will be here before you know it — so once again, organizers of the Community Christmas Program are gearing up and asking for your help. The Community Christmas Program provides Christmas presents for children from 90-100 local families. “It is heartbreaking to imagine what it would be like to have no gifts or toys at Christmas. The Community Christmas Program was started to

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  • Hermann’s Uthlaut’s barely misses qualifying for state meet

    Posted on November 4, 2014 at 2:04 pm

    Hermann's Grant Uthlaut

    Hermann junior Grant Uthlaut missed by one position from returning to the state cross country meet this Saturday in Jefferson City. Uthlaut placed 16th at the Class 2 District 4 meet at Linn last Saturday, finishing with a time of 18:41.49. The top 15 individuals and top two teams qualify for the state meet. Steelville senior Nick Marshall was in the 25th spot with a time of 18:34.80. The district

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  • Bearcats upend undefeated Brentwood

    Posted on November 4, 2014 at 2:02 pm

    Hermann's Garrett Leimkuehler takes off in one of his rushes against Brentwood.

    Missouri’s high school football playoff system is rather new, and it appears to be working in some districts as the top two teams in Class 2 District 5, St. Louis Lutheran North and Hermann, are in a position that the ratings predicted. They will meet for the district championship on Saturday at 1 p.m. at Lutheran North High School. Hermann, which edged out Brentwood by .29 of a point for

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