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HHS grad Ashley Brooks

Hermann grad Brooks shines in tip-off at Webster

Posted on November 25, 2014 at 1:58 pm

The Webster University women’s basketball team opened its season with a 70-51 win over Dominican University of Illinois in the Cavallo Tip-Off Tournament at Grant Gymnasium on Nov. 15. Ashley Brooks, a junior point guard from Hermann, had 20 points to lead the Gorloks in the victory. Brooks, a 2011 Hermann High School graduate, was a starter for the Lady Gorlocks in both tournament games. She was 9-for-14 from the

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  • Hermann Elementary School sets concert by 1st-, 2nd-Graders

    Posted on November 25, 2014 at 1:43 pm

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    The 1st- and 2nd-Grade students at Hermann Elementary School will present their holiday music concert Tuesday, Dec. 9. The students will perform first in an afternoon matinee at 1:30 p.m. and again at 7.  

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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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National Entertainment

Events

alferman resigns

Interim alderman in Hermann’s Ward 2 could be named at Dec. 8 session

Posted on November 26, 2014 at 9:56 am

A successor to Ward 2 Alderman Justin Alferman could be named at the Monday, Dec. 8, session of the Board of Aldermen. Alferman Monday night stepped down from the four-member board to prepare to begin a two-year term as the state representative in the 61st District of the Missouri House of Representatives. He assumes his new duties in January. Mayor Tom Shabel will appoint an interim alderman, who will be

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  • Hermann ALCO closing its doors; will shutter sometime after Christmas

    Posted on November 25, 2014 at 1:52 pm

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    Retailer ALCO is having a going-out-of-business sale. The Texas-based retailer will shutter “sometime after Christmas,” according to a store spokesman. The move comes after the company filed for bankruptcy protection. At City Hall, the news was met with disappointment. During Monday night’s Board of Aldermen meeting, Mayor Tom Shabel noted that ALCO’s closing means a loss of tax revenue and a loss of jobs for the community.

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  • Hermann Elementary School sets concert by 1st-, 2nd-Graders

    Posted on November 25, 2014 at 1:43 pm

    music note

    The 1st- and 2nd-Grade students at Hermann Elementary School will present their holiday music concert Tuesday, Dec. 9. The students will perform first in an afternoon matinee at 1:30 p.m. and again at 7.  

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