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Hermann mayor, aldermen split over allowing pizza vendors in town

Posted on July 16, 2014 at 10:22 am

By staff writer The Hermann Board of Aldermen and mayor discussed the issue of pizza trucks again at Monday night’s city council meeting, but nothing was decided. There’s a difference of opinion between Mayor Tom Shabel and some aldermen as to whether or not to allow pizza truck vendors to sell in town. Several weeks ago, Mayor Shabel asked City Attorney Dave Politte to look into whether the city could

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  • Hermann Farmers Market kicks into high gear

    Posted on July 1, 2014 at 2:14 pm

    Farmers Markt

    Kenneth Oelschlaeger sets up his stand at the Hermann Farmers Market along Market Street. Lots of fresh vegetables are coming into season and are being sold on Wednesday afternoon and on Saturday mornings. Oelschlaeger brought heads of cabbage that were as large as basketballs. Free-ranging dressed chickens were also available at the market last Saturday.

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  • Maj. Angela Diebal of Hermann helps mends soldiers in the Sinai Peninsula

    Posted on June 24, 2014 at 3:19 pm

    Maj. Diebal

    By Sgt. Thomas Duval EL GORAH, Egypt — Standing at 5 feet, 4 inches tall, Maj. Angela Diebal may not be intimidating; however, her unique treatment procedures have many multinational soldiers serving in the Sinai Peninsula thinking twice before stepping into her office. As the physical therapist for the 1st Support Battalion, Multinational Force and Observers, Diebal utilizes unique and highly effective, yet sometimes painful, techniques to help injured soldiers

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Education

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Hermann FFA officer team holds retreat at Lake of the Ozarks

Posted on July 8, 2014 at 1:26 pm

By staff writer The fourteen Hermann FFA officers went to Tan-Tar-A Resort at Lake of the Ozarks for the annual officer retreat. While there, the officer team planned out this years activities and bonded as a team. The 14 Hermann FFA members were interviewed and elected into office in April for the coming year. Their duties begin a long time before school starts. Success in a chapter relies greatly on

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  • Hermann FFA students visit their Congressman

    Posted on July 1, 2014 at 2:07 pm

    Hermann FFA

    Five members of the Hermann FFA chapter and their advisor attended the Washington FFA Leadership Conference last week in Washington, D.C. and visited with their Congressman, Blaine Luetkemeyer of Missouri’s 3rd District. The Hermann students sat in the House and Senate galleries. Over 330 FFA students from around the nation were at the conference. From left are Mr. Luetkemeyer, MiKayala Engemann, Gretchen Koelling, Ashton Smith, Ashlyn Fries, Jacob Bockting and

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  • Area youth attend 51st annual Missouri Electric Youth Tour

    Posted on June 24, 2014 at 3:26 pm

    YOUTH TOUR DAY 6

    Ninety-one high school students participated in Missouri’s 51st annual Missouri Electric Youth Tour to Washington, D.C., June 13-19. Delegates representing Three Rivers Electric Cooperative at Linn were Alison Buechter, Eugene; Trent Ludwig, Linn; Slater Heet, Owensville; Hannah Kruse, New Haven; Christian Crawford, Meta, and Hannah Jenkins, Linn. The seven-day tour provides an action-filled week for high school students, offering them opportunities to learn firsthand what it is like to be

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Religion

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Hermann Women’s church groups make pillow case dresses for Africa

Posted on June 10, 2014 at 4:02 pm

By staff writer The Lutheran Womens Missionary League (LWML) of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Hermann recently invited the ladies of other church groups in town to help them make pillow case dresses for little girls in Africa. The ladies of St. George Church Sodality group responded. Together the two organizations made and sent 49 dresses to be enjoyed by girls in need of them in Africa. The

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Health

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Gloe is awarded Hermann hospital scholarship

Posted on June 24, 2014 at 3:58 pm

Emma Gloe is the recipient of the Hermann Area District Hospital Auxiliary scholarship. She is a 2014 graduate of Hermann High School.  She will attend the University of Missouri and major in Biochemistry next year on the pre-med track through the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources. Her plans are to become a pathologist. Presenting her the scholarship award is Dan McKinney, administrator at Hermann Area District Hospital.

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