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Mercy Clinic adds OB/GYN at Hermann Area District Hospital

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 11:30 am

By staff writer Women in the Hermann region can now see a Mercy Clinic obstetrician and gynecologist close to home. Bruce Glover, DO, is seeing patients at the Hermann office on the first and third Monday of each month. He is the only board-certified OB/GYN seeing patients in the area. The specialty office is located at Hermann Area District Hospital, 509 West 18th St. in Hermann. Dr. Glover, who is

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  • Area teacher receives Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 2:14 pm

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    By staff writer Shonda Boyer of Stony Hill, a high school business teacher for the Sullivan School District, has received the 2013-2014 Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award. The award, which is offered by the Veterans of Foreign Wars, recognizes educators who are active in citizenship education, including topics such as economics, and who are promoters of community volunteer and civic projects. Teachers  that teach in K-12 can be

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  • Hermann hospital recognizes three employees

    Posted on February 11, 2014 at 2:36 pm

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    Stephen Gumper, director (left), Steve Goodman (center) and Keith Heying were chosen Employees of the 4th Quarter at the Hermann Area District Hospital. They work in the maintenance department at the hospital. They received recognition and a $30 gift certificate to Hermann Lumber Company.

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Travel

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Travel close to home

Posted on April 8, 2014 at 3:41 pm

The City of Hermann was established in 1837 – a German Society settlement. This quaint City, is nestled along the banks of the Missouri River. The City is blessed with original architecture, prize-winning wineries, a variety of shops, a strong industrial community and a host of “down-home” folks. Hermann, Missouri has been chosen several times for the title of Missouri’s most beautiful town. Hermann offers the charm of old Germany

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Education

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Scenic Regional Library tax hike is approved in all three counties

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 11:43 am

Scenic Regional Library tax levy increase received the widest support in Gasconade County in the three-county district in last Tuesday’s election. It passed in all three counties, and needed a simple majority in the combined district. Voters in Gasconade County gave the issue 1,378 “yes” votes to 743 “no” votes. In Franklin County voters narrowly approved the 10-cent increase by 97 votes. The vote was 3,850 in favor of the

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  • Hermann students score high on ACT

    Posted on April 15, 2014 at 11:15 am

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    By staff writer Five Hermann High School students who have scored 30 or higher on the ACT test have been honored by the Gasconade County R-1 Board of Education. In recent board meetings HHS students Everett Knudsen, Emma Gloe, Alex Moll, Joshua Lewis and Billy Rea were recognized by board president Marilyn Rethemeyer, who presented them with a certificate for scoring high on their ACT tests.Knudsen, a junior, scored a

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  • Area teacher receives Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 2:14 pm

    Mr. and Mrs. Boyer

    By staff writer Shonda Boyer of Stony Hill, a high school business teacher for the Sullivan School District, has received the 2013-2014 Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award. The award, which is offered by the Veterans of Foreign Wars, recognizes educators who are active in citizenship education, including topics such as economics, and who are promoters of community volunteer and civic projects. Teachers  that teach in K-12 can be

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Religion

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First Communion held at St.George in Hermann

Posted on April 8, 2014 at 2:05 pm

St. George Catholic Church in Hermann held First Communion on Sunday, March 30. Pictured in front from left are: Jordan Heying, Molly Causey, Peyton Grannemann, Paige Schulte, Ashley McGarrah, Nolan Brune, Elizabeth Chorley, Sam Cramer and Macy Bader. 2nd row from left: Larry Thompson, Breckyn Koeller, Sarah Harris, Natalie Kopp, Jill Rood, Lilia Fisher, Trenton Lampkin, Presley Schluss and Hunter Scheer. Back Row from left are: Alyson Garner, 2nd grade

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  • First Mass of the season at Shrine in Starkenburg

    Posted on April 2, 2014 at 8:05 am

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    By staff writer The first Second Tuesday Mass for 2014 will be held at the Shrine of Our Lady of Sorrows at Starkenburg on Tuesday, April 8. The Sacrament of Reconciliation will begin at 11:00 a.m. and the Holy Rosary begins at 11:40 a.m.  Mass will begin at noon, and Anointing of the Sick will be given. A light lunch will be served immediately following at Valentine Hall at Starkenburg.

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  • Morrison confirmation student donates to Backpack Program

    Posted on March 11, 2014 at 4:47 pm

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    Last Fall, Bailey Whithaus began confirmation classes at St. James United Church of Christ in Morrison. One project that was assigned to her was based on “The Parable of the Talents.” Whithaus, a seventh grade student at the Hermann Middle School, was given $10 from Pastor Barb Zastrow as start-up money. Bailey’s challenge was to find a way to grow the amount and donate it to a charity. She then

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Health

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Mercy Clinic adds OB/GYN at Hermann Area District Hospital

Posted on April 15, 2014 at 11:30 am

By staff writer Women in the Hermann region can now see a Mercy Clinic obstetrician and gynecologist close to home. Bruce Glover, DO, is seeing patients at the Hermann office on the first and third Monday of each month. He is the only board-certified OB/GYN seeing patients in the area. The specialty office is located at Hermann Area District Hospital, 509 West 18th St. in Hermann. Dr. Glover, who is

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  • Hermann hospital employee completes program on health care

    Posted on April 15, 2014 at 11:21 am

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    By staff writer The Missouri Hospital Association Center for Education’s Health Care Leadership Series recently concluded, with 37 hospital staff members graduating from the program. The series provides leadership training to a diverse cross section of hospital and health care supervisors and managers. Among the graduates was Michele Fehlings, controller at Hermann Area District Hospital. “Today’s health care environment requires managers who possess the skills to create value for their

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  • Hermann Hospital Auxiliary scholarship

    Posted on April 8, 2014 at 2:19 pm

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    Margret Gosen, president of Hermann Area District Hospital Auxiliary (left) presents this year’s Auxiliary scholarship to  Kaitlyn LaBoube, a student at St. Louis College of Pharmacy. Kaitlyn received her last scholarship payment of a $1,000 from the Auxiliary. The Auxiliary grants a four-year scholarship each year to a graduating Hermann High School graduate going into a healthcare profession. LaBoube received her white coat, marking her entrance into the professional program

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