Area News

Flood Plain Code Updates Approved By St. Clair Aldermen
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

The St. Clair Board of Aldermen approved revisions to the city’s Flood Plain Management Codes at Monday’s meeting.

Lamb: Goals Set Last Year Being Met - Looks Back on First Year
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

When Washington City Administrator Darren Lamb took the reins last year, he specified three goals he intended to meet in his first year.

Bluegrass Fest Set For July
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

A bluegrass music festival will be July 5-8 at Lost Hill Lake in St. Clair.

Man Charged With Drug Possession
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

Felony drug possession charges were filed against a High Ridge man.

St. Clair Library Will Reopen Thursday
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

The St. Clair Scenic Regional Library will reopen Thursday, June 21, at 9 a.m., according to the branch's Facebook post.

Man With Knife Gets Tased
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

Charges are pending against a man who lunged at a Franklin County deputy before he was tased Sunday.

SCHS Band Performs at Disney World
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

The St. Clair High School Marching Band performed at Walt Disney World in Florida May 24-29.

Roundabout Work Halfway Finished
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

Another phase of the Denmark Road project has been completed.

School District to Offer Free Meals This Summer
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

The Union R-XI School District will offer free lunch and dinner to children and teens 18 and younger again this year.

Charged With Domestic Assault
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

A Villa Ridge man was charged with third-degree domestic assault.

Thursday Storm Drops 2.58 Inches of Rain in Washington
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

Rain was needed, but not like it fell Thursday afternoon across the area.

Woman Arrested After Hit and Run - Boyfriend Overdosing in Car
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

A Union woman was arrested Friday, June 15, after striking a parked car and driving from the scene while trying to get her overdosed boyfriend to the hospital.

Mayor Proclaims June LGBTQ+ Month
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

Washington Mayor Sandy Lucy read a proclamation Monday recognizing June as LGBTQ+ Pride Month.

Joe’s Column: Summer Blues
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday June 20, 2018

Thursday is the start of the worst part of the year.

Sullivan Man Pleads Guilty to Child Porn Charges
Missourian — Posted on Tuesday June 19, 2018

A 40-year-old Sullivan man accused of taking pornographic photos of a child pleaded guilty Monday to federal charges.

Deadline Nears to Enter Fair Parade - ‘Your Bridge to Fun’ Is Theme
Missourian — Posted on Tuesday June 19, 2018

A total of 27 entries have registered for the Washington Town & Country Fair parade.

College Seeks to Retain Students, Up Enrollment
Missourian — Posted on Tuesday June 19, 2018

There are still months left before the final enrollment numbers for East Central College’s fall semester are finalized, but early numbers show a slow start to summer enrollment.

MHC to Host Free German Artifact Digitization Event - In Hermann June 23
Missourian — Posted on Monday June 18, 2018

The Missouri Humanities Council (MHC) will host a German Artifact Digitization event in Hermann Saturday, June 23, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hermann United Methodist Church.

Dogwood Plaza Still in Progress — Developer Working on Permits
Missourian — Posted on Monday June 18, 2018

Developers of a proposed retail and residential development on Hogan Road said they are continuing to work through DNR and the city of Pacific on requirements for the site and still plan to begin construction this summer.

Pacific Man Killed in Scooter Crash
Missourian — Posted on Monday June 18, 2018

A Pacific man was killed early Monday, June 18, when he was ejected from the scooter he was driving.

Fireworks Stands Open Wednesday in County - Can Operate Until July 10
Missourian — Posted on Monday June 18, 2018

Fireworks stands in Franklin County will open for business June 20 and can operate for two weeks.

Developer Asks for Zoning Request Delay
Missourian — Posted on Sunday June 17, 2018

The Washington Planning and Zoning Commission Monday tabled a rezoning request for a proposed planned development residential district (PD-R).

Cities Rely on Road Grants - To Fund Street Projects
Missourian — Posted on Sunday June 17, 2018

Municipalities throughout the county annually use federal cost-share grants to fund major road projects.

Union Mayor Seeking Ward 2 Alderman To Fill Vacancy
Missourian — Posted on Sunday June 17, 2018

Union Mayor Mike Livengood is still seeking a person to serve Ward 2 on the board of aldermen.

Bourbon Teen Charged in Fricks Burglary, Theft
Missourian — Posted on Saturday June 16, 2018

A Bourbon teen accused of burglarizing Fricks Central Market and stealing alcohol, cigarettes and food from the store was charged Thursday.


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