The Immanuel Lutheran “Spirit Within Series” committee is set to host their third annual “Honoring our Heroes” Luncheon on Wednesday, July 4, at noon in the Immanuel Lutheran Multi-purpose building located at 225 W. South St.  

For the sixth year, the Perryville Downtown Revitalization Committee welcomes motorcyclists from southeast Missouri and beyond to their annual Bikers on the Square event. 

When Robynne Duvall and several committee members invited several big rigs to make an appearance at October’s Cruise-In event, 22 trucks joined the lineup. The event was such a success that it got the gears turning for Duvall and several other committee members. 

Disability Employment Specialist Pam Deneke has made it her life’s mission to communicate the options when it comes to education, training, and employment for individuals with disabilities. 

As part of their “Libraries Rock!” theme for the summer, the Perryville Riverside Regional Library has announced that they will have a musical instrument exhibit on display throughout the month of June. 

Following the regular Memorial Day proceedings on the square, Missouri’s National Veterans Memorial invites all to attend a special open house event.

This year’s Mayfest, scheduled for this Wednesday through Saturday, will be an escape to the Magic Kingdom — or, almost. Although developing the Disney-themed Mayfest within the confines of copyright has been a bit of a navigational challenge, Perryville Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Di…

Elijah Zion, 17, of Patton will host a one-night comedy festival at Jackson Street BrewCo in Perryville, beginning at 7:30 p.m. tonight. 

The American tax code can be very confusing to a small business owner. Do I take this deduction or take this one and do I qualify for that one? All can be confusing and cost you money and missed opportunities.

With Easter just around the corner, Perryville’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt Organization is preparing to hold the event at the Veteran’s Memorial Pavilion in the Perryville City Park on Saturday beginning at 10:30 a.m.

Need a passport? Going out of the United States? The Perryville Post Office can execute your passport paper work. The United States Postal Service will host a passport fair during their regular hours on Saturday, March 24 from 10 a.m. to noon. Current rates include $110 to the Department of …

The Friends of the National Rifle Association, Perry County Chapter MOS-33 will hold their 13th Annual Dinner Banquet and Auction on Saturday at 5 p.m. at the American Legion Post 133 Hall in Perryville. 

For many years, the Perryville Chamber of Commerce has hosted the annual Holiday Lighting on the courthouse square. This year, the event will see a few changes, including a new name: Christmas on the Square. The family-oriented holiday event is scheduled for Saturday, beginning at 5:30 p.m. 

“Learning by Doing” is the basis of 4-H work, and each year many young people between the ages of 5 and 19 do just that.  The public is invited to come support the 4-H members during the three Perry County 4-H Fair Days held the last week of July at various locations in the county.    

“Learning by Doing” is the basis of 4-H work, and each year many young people between the ages of 5 and 19 do just that.  The public is invited to come support the 4-H members during the three Perry County 4-H Fair Days held the last week of July at various locations in the county.

The Concordia Lutheran Youth Group will be hosting a Senior Citizen Luncheon on Friday, July 28 at the United in Christ Lutheran School gym in Frohna from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

On behalf of the Rotary Club of Perryville we would like to formally announce that the 2017 Firework Show will be held on Monday, July 3 instead of Tuesday, July 4. This has been a very thoughtful decision with many factors taken into consideration. The decision will allow volunteers who hel…

The Great River Road is a fantastic summer drive offering 3,000 miles of outstanding scenery, interesting attractions and delicious dining options. But did you know there are some great biking options along the route as well?

Jefferson College will host a solar eclipse viewing event and a variety of family-friendly educational activities on Monday, August 21, at the Hillsboro campus to kick off the Performing Arts and Cultural Enrichment (PACE) Series for 2017-18. The campus will open at 8 a.m. and themed events …

An extended season at Southeast Missouri State University’s fourth annual River Campus Summer Arts Festival will bring three productions – “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” “Greater Tuna” and “Dear Edwina Jr.” – to its stages over two weeks in June.

Although the first Old Timer’s Day was held in 1976, this Saturday and Sunday will mark the 40th annual event. For those who are counting, a 40th anniversary in 41 years doesn’t quite make sense—however, last year’s rain check on the event has simply built anticipation. The Seminary Picnic G…

Art students from kindergarten through high school will once again take over the Mineral Area College Field House in the annual Mineral Area Council on the Arts extravaganza, the K-12 Art Show.

One chord, a G-major on a “dime-store” guitar, was enough to start one Perryville native on a musical journey that has spanned three continents, thousands of concerts and several albums.

Get your maps out and your cars fueled up, because this weekend marks the 27th annual Mississippi River Valley Scenic Drive. The two-day event is a self-guided sightseeing voyage through the rolling hills and springtime scenery of southeast Missouri. The routes wind through the counties of P…

Christmas season is here and that means it’s time to prepare for the holidays by decorating our  homes, preparing feasts and attending family gatherings, While these things are near and dear to our hearts, they at times can seem dutiful. Don’t forget to take a break and enjoy the holiday sea…

A disc golf benefit tournament was held on Saturday for a special cause.