Hermann High School

Gasconade County R-1 Schools Receive A Coover Regional Grant

CFO Board Treasurer Roger D. (Dusty) Shaw presents a Coover grant to Chris Neale along with CFO board member Karen Miller and Commerce Trust Vice President Jill Reynolds. (Photo courtesy of Community Foundation of the Ozarks)

--The Community Foundation of the Ozarks, in partnership with Commerce Trust Company, awarded $10,000 to Gasconade County R-1 Schools at the 2015 Coover Regional Grants ceremony in Springfield.

The funding will be used to partner with the Hermann Regional Economic Development Corporation to develop the "Live Hermann" campaign to market area job opportunities to young residents so they don't feel they have to leave Hermann to find post-graduate employment.

Anthony "Tony" Weber September 23, 1930 ~ October 18, 2014

Anthony (Tony) Weber, Hermann, passed away Saturday October 18, 2014, in Washington. 

Tony, was the son of the late Joseph Weber and wife Olga, nee Arnsmeyer, and was born September 23, 1930, in Case, Missouri. He received his education at Hermann High School and played basketball. 

Tony was united in marriage to Rita Meyer on September 29, 1956, at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Berger.  He was employed at several local businesses including Florsheim Shoe Company, Zero Manufacturing and Handi-Pac before retiring in 1992.

He remained active driving the Hermann Care Cab and helping with Meals on Wheels. Gardening, camping and watching sports were favorite activities he engaged in often. He was a long time member of Knights of Columbus and achieved Fourth Degree. He was an active member and liturgist of St. George Catholic Church.

Emma Gloe Awarded The HADH Auxiliary Scholarship

Pictured on left HADH Administrator Dan McKinney presents the HADH Auxiliary Scholarship to Emma Gloe. (Photo courtesy of HADH)

HERMANN, Mo. -  A 2014 graduate of Hermann High School, Emma Gloe was this year's winner of the Hermann Area District Auxillary Scholarship.  Each year the HADH Auxiliary grants a four-year scholarship  to a graduating Gasconade R-1 graduate going into a healthcare profession. 

Hermann High School Graduates Show Ultimate Act Of Kindness Towards Fellow Classmate

Pictured: Zach Ruediger receiving his high school diploma.(Photo courtesy of Leann Ruediger)  UPDATED INFORMATION below is information about how to make a donation.

By: QNN's Kelly Hoffmann

HERMANN, Mo. - On May 21, Hermann High School held its graduation ceremony for the class of 2014. That evening as the graduates walked across the stage they gave money to the principal, which has been a tradition over the past years where money collected during the commencement going towards a charity chosen by that year’s senior class.

When graduate Zack Ruediger was waiting to walk across the stage to receive his diploma he noticed what his classmates were doing, so he emptied the money out of his pocket and handed the money to the principal, not knowing the money was being raised for his family.

Craig Winkelmann and Emily Thompson 2014 Hermann High School Prom King And Queen

HERMANN, Mo. - Saturday night Craig Winkelmann and Emily Thompson were crowned King and Queen at Hermann High School’s 2014 Junior-Senior Prom.

Craig in the son of Paul and Lynn Winkelmann and Emily is the daughter of Larry and Kelly Thompson.

The other senior candidates included Casey Neuner, daughter of Mark and Linda Neuner, Grant Ruediger, son of Michael and Julie Ruediger, Sara Fahrenholtz, daughter of Jeffrey and Chris Fahrenholtz, Ben Pottebaum, son of Michael and Kristine, Emilie Diebal, daughter of Kenny and Lisa Diebal, and Cullen Horstmann, son of Michael and Leslie Horstmann.