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Lady Bearcat Morgan Laboube prepares to make a throw during a practice session.

Lady ‘Cats softball kicks off this weekend

Posted on August 19, 2014 at 2:21 pm

Hermann’s girls softball team opens its season on Saturday, Aug. 23, in the New Haven Softball Classic against St. James under new Head Coach Chip Stutzman. Each of the eight teams are guaranteed three games, and they will be played at two ball diamonds, Lions Field and Bock Field. The Lady Bearcats’ game against St. James will start at 11 a.m. at Lions Field. The host New Haven Shamrocks will

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  • Hermann’s B&P Club’s fund raiser a big success

    Posted on August 19, 2014 at 2:13 pm

    A bowl of ice cream is dished up during the Brush & Palette Club's fund raiser Sunday.

    Sunday’s fund-raising event in the Upper City Park for the City Cemetery restoration project produced over $11,500, one of the most successful summer fund raisers ever by the Hermann Brush & Palette Club. Only one time in the nearly four years the club has held its summer ice cream social and auction for the cemetery has that number been topped. This was a gratifying number for the small Hermann non-profit

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  • Football jamboree set Friday night in Hermann

    Posted on August 12, 2014 at 1:56 pm


    On Friday night the Bearcats will get their first taste of outside competition when they host a three-team football jamboree at Bearcat Memorial Stadium. This year, Montgomery County  and Cuba will join the Bearcats in this event that Hermann has been hosting for the past 10 years. It’s always been a four-team event, but Wright City dropped out this year. The pre-season scrimmages at Bearcat Memorial Stadium will start at

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  • Gasconade County primary election turnout tops statewide showing

    Posted on August 12, 2014 at 1:48 pm

    Candidates and others keep a close watch as election returns are posted by the County Clerk's staff on primary election night.

    Although the local ballot featured only one contested race for a countywide office, Gasconade County polling places were busier last week than those statewide. Local voters turned out at a 35.5-percent rate, compared to a statewide turnout of about 25 percent for the primary elections. In the only countywide race, Michael Feagan of Owensville captured the Treasurer’s Office by winning the 5-way GOP primary race Tuesday. His 1,086 votes accounted

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  • Hermann Chorus schedules rehearsals for Fall Concert

    Posted on August 12, 2014 at 1:44 pm

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    The Hermann Area Chorus will be warming up its collective vocal chords next week as rehearsals begin for the Fall Concert. Practice begins Thursday, Aug. 21, in the Hermann Middle School music room. Rehearsals will be held Thursdays from 7-8:30 p.m. If school is cancelled or closed early on a Thursday, rehearsal will be moved to the following Monday. New singers are welcome; all that is needed is a love

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  • Hermann’s Brush & Palette readies for annual fund raiser

    Posted on August 12, 2014 at 1:42 pm

    One of the items to be auctioned Sunday at the Brush & Palette fund raiser.

    The Brush & Palette Club’s annual summer fund raiser for restoration of the Hermann City Cemetery is Sunday in the Upper City Park. Cub officials say a successful event is critical to the organization achieving its goal of raising $30,000 between June 1 and Sept. 1 to match a $30,000 potential contribution by an anonymous donor. Every dollar raised on Sunday will have the effect of two dollars because of

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  • Hermann’s Emily Thompson reigns as Gasconade County Fair Queen

    Posted on August 5, 2014 at 11:04 am

    Emily Thompson of Hermann, second from left, is the 2014 Queen of the Gasconade County Fair.

    Emily Thompson of Hermann was selected to wear the crown of the 2014 Gasconade County Fair Queen.

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