Vienna’s fall baseball Eagles claim third-place hardware from Eugene

Splitting a pair of games Friday at the Eugene Fall Baseball Bash, Dakota Mason’s Vienna fall baseball Eagles looked to Eugene with third-place hardware after taking on New Bloomfield’s …
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Garry Mistler was graciously surprised to be inducted into the Missouri Hereford Association (MHA) Hall of Fame at the 2022 banquet last December. Garry and his wife Sundra own and operate Hatchee …
BELLE — Belle High School (BHS) teacher Elaine Mcconnell partnered with Missouri Department of Conservation Educator Ashley Edwards on Sept. 13 to provide an intro to kayaking class at Belle …
VIENNA — Vienna Main Street hosted a meeting on Sept. 13 at The Maries County Bank to present some of the findings of the Missouri Main Street Connection (MMSC) team visiting the city. The …
VIENNA — Vienna Main Street is hosting a team of specialists who plan to share resources and expertise for how to revitalize downtown Vienna. Missouri Main Street Connection (MMSC) is a …
BELLE — ​After breaking the record for the longest-serving agriculture teacher in the Maries County R-2 School District, Chris Mertz bid farewell to his position at Belle High School (BHS) at …
Commission News
VIENNA — The lawsuit against the Maries County Commission about the Fish Hollow Access on Maries Road 306 is set for trial next month. According to previous reporting, in March 2022, …
VIENNA — Presiding Commissioner Victor Stratman said at a commission meeting last week that the commissioners would want to start thinking about Maries County’s transportation priorities. …
VIENNA — The Maries County Commission received another email from a solar power company full of questions about the county’s requirements for installing solar panels in the county. …
VIENNA — Montgomery County Planning and Zoning Administrator Donna Viehmann and University of Missouri Extension Agronomy Field Specialist Rusty Lee joined the Aug. 21 Maries County Commission …
VIENNA — A representative of Vesper Energy, the company developing the Vichy Solar project in Maries County, joined the Aug. 17 county commission meeting to provide an update on the project. …

Jerry Shockley

Jerry L. Shockley, 82, of Belle, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2023, at his home surrounded by family. He was born Jan. 23, 1941, a son to the late John Edward and Veta May (Gibbons) Shockley …

Wayne Robertson

Wayne Russell Robertson, 77, of Vienna, passed away Thursday, Sept. 21, 2023, in Capital Region Medical Center, Jefferson City. He was born June 17, 1946, the son of Willard Collins and Nola …

Mary Holman

Mary Rhonda Holman, 86, of New Bloomfield, formerly of Dixon, passed away Sunday, Sept. 24, 2023, at her residence. She was born March 4, 1937,   to Hess Warren and Helen Ruth (Light) …

Sports

Fall Baseball Tigers bang out 42 runs in three games

Already with two wins in their back pocket last week, Bryce Gehlert’s Belle fall baseball Tigers went for a third victory hosting Bourbon’s Warhawks last Thursday. Behind a nine-run …

Lady Tiger nine use four home runs to take Crocker at Belle City Park

A bounce back victory. That is what Randis Sanders’ Belle Lady Tiger softball team was looking for Friday night hosting Crocker’s Lady Lions one night removed from a 10-2 loss in a …

Softball Eagles run GVC win streak to 33 games

A share of their ninth consecutive Gasconade Valley Conference (GVC) softball title. That is what Chandler Harker’s Vienna Lady Eagle softball team was after Monday night on the road in …
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Lady Eagles take two of three in home softball tournament

Turning back Waynesville and Hartville during their first two games of the Vienna Softball Tournament, Chandler Harker’s Lady Eagles just needed to defeat St. Francis Borgia’s Lady …

14 County harriers medal during season-opening meet at Vienna

Opening their season last Wednesday at the Vienna Eagle Invitational at Vienna City Park, cross country runners from Bland, Belle and Vienna looked to keep as many medals as possible in Maries …

Schwartze slams St. James as part of 17-0 shutout

A bounce back victory. That is what Chandler Harker’s Vienna Lady Eagle softball team was looking for last Tuesday hosting St. James’ Lady Tigers after falling at Linn last Monday …
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