Lady Eagles, Rehmert earn additional postseason softball honors

Already garnering postseason recognition at the (Gasconade Valley) conference and district level, Belle’s Audrey Rehmert and several Vienna Lady Eagle softball players recently received …
News

Couples reach settlement with city insurance carrier for loss of golf equipment

OWENSVILLE — Four couples who lost golfing equipment in an Aug. 10, 2022, fire which destroyed an Owensville Golf Course shed will divide a $39,500 settlement reached with the city’s …

GCHS to release new book

Gasconade County — A Pictorial History will be released by the Gasconade County Historical Society at the Society’s annual meeting on Nov. 19 at Zion-St. Paul Church, 2428 State Hwy. K in …
Dr. James R. Grimes, retired U.S. Navy Lt. Commander and a graduate of Hermann High School, delivered the keynote address.

HHS students honoring veterans urged to ‘find own paths’ to service

HERMANN — With many area military veterans looking on, a 1992 graduate of Hermann High School and former officer in the U.S. Navy Friday morning encouraged a gymnasium full of students to …

Gasconade County Republican expands news coverage

The Gasconade County Republican’s owners are excited to announce that it will be expanding its coverage to become a county-wide newspaper. For years, the Gasconade County Republican has …

Obituaries
Clarence Meyer
Clarence Edward “Ed” Meyer, 92, of Hermann, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2023 at Hermann Area District Hospital, Hermann. He was born Feb. 22, 1931, to Clarence C. and Hilda …
Avonell Forbes
Avonell Marie Forbes, 88, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2023, in her home in Englewood, N.J. She was born Oct. 19, 1935, to Whitfield and Jessie (Boston) Scheidegger in Gerald. She was …
Albert Allen
Albert Anthony Allen, 92, Leslie, passed away Sunday, Nov. 5, 2023. He was born Sept. 16, 1931, to Charles C. and Cecelia (Jewett) Allen. He was united in marriage to Ruby Weirich, Oct. 20, …
It was a simple mission last Tuesday throughout the Gasconade County R-2 campus. Keep as many medals and as much hardware possible in town from the annual Owensville Invitational Cross Country …
Nearly sweeping New Haven on the road last Tuesday night, Jamie Ridenhour’s Owensville Dutchgirl volleyball teams looked to end the regular season on a winning note. Hosting St. …
Will'ful Thinking
With the Thanksgiving holiday one day away, this week’s installment of ‘Will’Ful Thinking will take a look at what area coaches and administrators are thankful for. Raquel …
Recently, two former Owensville Dutchmen head football coaches have had plenty of reasons to celebrate. Spending one year at the helm of the Owensville Dutchmen football program during the fall …
Fall sports came to an end over the weekend for Owensville’s Dutchmen and Hermann’s Bearcats with losses in their respective district semifinal football games. Cross Country and …
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Opinion

Traditions play key roles during Thanksgiving season

Tradition is an iconic word this time of year for good reason. Thanksgiving dinner always starts at the same time, and the same family members gather, often at the same home. In the backyard, …

How can we make the most of this holiday season?

Given the feelings of unease that often punctuate our daily lives in many areas, the holiday season provides an opportunity for us not only to celebrate, but to discover lasting meaning that could …

There is always something to be thankful for in Missouri

For your benefit, there are community leaders gathering in Montgomery County to discuss economic development for the region. There are those working behind the scenes to bring economic …