Ste. Genevieve News

Five River Region students at Truman State are honored

KIRKSVILLE, Mo. — Four River Region students at Truman State University have been honored by the university for academic excellence.   Kayla Buchheit of Perryville and Koby Hatfield and Alexandria Werner of Ste. Genevieve were named to the President’s List, for students with a perfect 4.0 grade point average.   Vela Lightle and Shelby Manes …

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Marzuco Electric announces 36th Anniversary Sale winners

STE. GENEVIEVE – Marzuco Electric in Perryville and Ste. Genevieve has announced the winners in its 36th Anniversary contest. The winners are (from left): Larry “Red” Ritter, winner of a Frigidaire Freezer; Norma and Raymond Patt, winner of a Kitchenaid  Mixer; owner Chip Marzuco; Charlie Stretch, winner of a Samsung Sound Bar and Patty Carrow, …

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Operation Sand requests a second public meeting on silica sand mine

STE. GENEVIEVE – The organization that is fighting the establishment of NexGen’s request for a permit to allow it to mine silica sand in central Ste. Genevieve County has filed a letter with the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, Land Reclamation Program, requesting a second meeting due to deficiencies in the equipment at the meeting …

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Rock and roll up your sleeve: Give blood or platelets with the Red Cross

ST. LOUIS — Elvis Presley is known for being the first global rock and roll icon. He was also a blood donor himself! While times have changed, the need for blood has not − donors can leave a lasting legacy themselves by making a lifesaving blood or platelet donation with the American Red Cross.   …

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Ste. Genevieve man seriously injured in motorcycle-jeep crash

JEFFERSON CITY — A 54-year-old Ste. Genevieve man suffered serious injuries in a traffic crash Sunday night on Route O in Ste. Genevieve County.   The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports John L. Shearin was taken to SSM Health St. Louis University Hospital by an Air Evac helicopter.   The patrol says the crash happened …

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Ste. Genevieve High School Class of 2022 graduation held

STE. GENEVIEVE – The Ste. Genevieve High School Class of 2022 was graduated Saturdfay evening during a ceremony at the Peggy J. Johnson Gymnasium. Salutatorian: Paige Marie Huck Valedictorian: Andrew Josiah Miget Special Awards: Four special awards are presented at graduation to two girls and two boys in the senior class. These students are voted …

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Thoughts on Sunday’s ceremony honoring Moses Riney

Photos and comments by Greg Elder Thanks to Michael Schaaf, Anita Alsup and Sainte Genevieve Museum Learning Center for keeping the Moses Riney story alive with an ongoing exhibit including my mom’s portrait painting of him. Anita Alsup painted a portrait of Moses Riney, using the tintype image seen in this photo. This day forward …

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Ste. Genevieve will mark Memorial Day with a ceremony at VFW Hall

STE GENEVIEVE – VFW Post 2210 and Auxiliary will host Memorial Day activities on Monday, May 30.    A Memorial Day Mass will be held at the Ste. Genevieve Catholic Church at 8 a.m. Monday, May 30.   The traditional services will begin at 11 a.m. at the VFW Post. Ste. Genevieve’s German band will …

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Ste. Genevieve aldermen will discuss redistricting during May 26 work session

STE. GENEVIEVE – The Ste. Genevieve Board of Aldermen will take another look at a redistricting of the city’s wards when it meets Thursday night, following the regular board meeting.   The aldermen are also expected to discuss changes in the city’s collection of water bills, to thwart renters who move out, leaving their landlord …

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