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A Morrison man faces a series of felony charges after leading law enforcement on a high-speed chase over the streets of Hermann and Gasconade County roads during the mid-morning of Oct. 13.

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The Tuesday, Nov. 3, general election ballot features only one contested local race: the Gasconade County Commission Southern District. Incumbent Jerry D. Lairmore, a Republican from Owensville, is seeking re-election to the seat. He will face Democratic challenger Jerry L. Spurgeon of Owensville.

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I was asked to comment on "The Great Barrington Declaration", which has gone "viral" in the last few days.  It advocates for us to change our approach to the COVID pandemic to "allow those who are at minimal risk of death to live their lives normally to build up immunity to the virus through…

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The Hermann Tree Commission is working with Hermann teachers and students in organizing a Tree City USA observance set for Monday, Oct. 19, at Hermann City Park.

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Hermann, MO 10/4/2020–The Juniors of Girl Scout Troop 2820 of the Girl Scouts of Eastern Missouri Council have been a part of St. George School and Parish since Kindergarten.  These girls have worked their way up from Daisies to Brownies and now Juniors as they are currently in 4th or 5th Gr…

The Half Act Theatre Company, a budding youth theater company founded by drama majors Anna Borgerding and Brenna Jones, has announced its first ever Half Draft Playwriting Competition.

The Muskrat Society in Hermann has purchased a 1790s building that will be moved to city and used for the Muskrat boathouse and museum. The purchase, concluded on Saturday, includes the building itself and all foundation materials, extra bricks, and timbers.

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Scenic Regional Library officials have resurrected a $1 million-plus expansion project that seeks to move the Hermann branch to a new location in the city by the end of 2022.

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A Speaker Series program that will explore surveying in Gasconade County is scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at The Rotunda in Hermann's Upper City Park.