1785 – caused the residents of "Old" Ste. Genevieve on le grand champe to move to the current location. 1881 – 1903 – The Ste. Genevieve Herald 122 Years With the Ste. Genevieve Herald February 5, 2003 75 Years Ago – 1903 Friday morning of last week a three-room frame house came floating down the Mississippi River and lodged on the sandbar opposite the County Poor Farm nursing home.  Parties who discovered it, and rowed over to it, say the house is in good condition, and as well as can be ascertained is empty.  The house is still on the bar and about three feetRead More →