Area News

Board Briefed on City Hall Project
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

The new Union city hall project is tracking on schedule.

Council Awards Contract for Street, Sidewalk Project
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

The Washington City Council Monday approved an ordinance entering into a contract for the resurfacing of Steutermann and Bieker roads.

Aironet, City Deal Approved
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

Union residents with subpar internet service could have a new option in just a few months.

Former Royal Theater Building Is Purchased - Downtown Business Owners Excited
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

The Royal Theater building is soon to join the recently renovated First State Community Bank and Brown Jerry’s Blues Brews and Barbecue outdoor patio to bring new activity to St. Louis Street, according to the new owners.

I Have to Tell You...
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

What has happened to free speech?

Gould Completes Basic Training
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Logan E. Gould recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Charges Filed Against Man For Defrauding Food Bank
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt said his office filed charges in Boone County, against Kyle McClain of Moberly, for violating the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act. The four-count felony complaint alleges that McClain fraudulently sold insurance plans to patrons at Boone…

Former Chief Honored
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

Longtime Washington Fire Department Chief Bill Halmich, who retired this past summer, received the Phil Sayer Lifetime Achievement Award Saturday night, April 13, at the Fire Fighters Association of Missouri (FFAM) convention in Sedalia.

Community Clean Up Day Is April 27 - Committee Seeks Volunteers
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

By Pauline Masson

Area Woman Charged With Forgery
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

A Gray Summit woman has been charged with forgery for allegedly using a stolen check at Walmart.

Frossard Begins First Term as Alderwoman
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

Newcomer Jamie Frossard was sworn in as Ward 2 alderwoman for the first time Monday night.

No Plans to Sell Old Bridge Pieces — Several Inquiries Made
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

Washington Mayor Sandy Lucy and Marschel Wrecking have confirmed there are no plans to sell, or otherwise distribute, any pieces of the old Highway 47 bridge that was demolished last week.

Church Alliance to Host Easter Sunrise Service
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

On Easter Sunday, April 21, the Meramec Valley Christian Church Alliance (MVCCA), formerly the Ministerial Alliance, will host an Easter sunrise service.

Man in Custody for Woman’s Death at Villa Ridge Residence
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

Franklin County investigators are looking into the suspicious death of a woman found with a gunshot wound on the porch of a Villa Ridge mobile home.

Assault Victim Found With Gash in Back
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

It was an anonymous tip to the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office that led deputies to a Sullivan area home where a man was arrested for domestic assault.

Main Street Sidewalk Work Is Underway
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

Work began on a retaining wall on West Main Street in Washington began last week.

Patke Elected as Mayor Pro Tem
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

Jeff Patke, Ward 3 city councilman, was elected Washington’s new mayor pro tem Monday.

Washington Man Killed in Crash
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

A Washington man was killed in a crash Wednesday night on Interstate 44.

Grace’s Place Will Host Vintage Market Downtown
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

Grace’s Place is finalizing preparations for its 2019 fundraising event, Grace’s Place Vintage Market, which will be held April 26-28.

Jury Finds Man Guilty Of Growing Marijuana
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

A Franklin County jury deliberated for less than 20 minutes before finding a St. Clair man guilty of drug charges.

City to Host Hazard Mitigation Workshop - What to Do When Natural Disasters Strike
Missourian — Posted on Thursday April 18, 2019

The East-West Gateway Council of Governments (EWGW) is putting together a plan to help communities mitigate disasters, such as floods and Pacific area residents are invited to look at the plan Thursday, May 23, at 5 p.m. at city hall.

Livengood Ends Tenure As Mayor
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday April 17, 2019

For the past 21 years Mike Livengood has been busy most Monday nights.

ECC President Opposes Bill Allowing Guns — On College Campuses
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday April 17, 2019

Carrying a concealed weapon is legal in all 50 states, yet there are 10 states where it is still illegal to do so on a college campus with, or without a permit.

Viehland Sworn In For Second Term as Ward 1 Alderman
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday April 17, 2019

By Elizabeth Barmeier

City of Union Election Results Official
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday April 17, 2019

After a weeklong recess, the Union Board of Aldermen resumed its regular meeting Monday night and swore in elected officials.


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