Area News

Focus Areas Identified for Bond Issue in St. Clair
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday February 26, 2020

Focus areas for funds from Prop STC Safe and Secure, a $12,750,000 no-tax increase bond issue on the April 2020 ballot, have been determined.

Joe's Column: Final Thoughts
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday February 26, 2020

It’s always important to keep things in perspective.

Family Reading Night to Take Place March 6 - At Washington Middle School
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday February 26, 2020

Family Reading Night, a free community event organized by The Missourian, will celebrate its 20th event Friday, March 6, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Washington Middle School.

Officials Take Questions - At Chamber Government Forum
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday February 26, 2020

The annual Washington Area Chamber of Commerce government forum was well attended Friday, Feb. 21, at the Four Rivers Area YMCA in Washington.

Tire Recycling Includes Contract
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday February 26, 2020

Swimplex to Get New Roof
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday February 26, 2020

Libraries Speak Out Against Bill - Would Censor Books
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday February 26, 2020

The Washington Public Library Board of Trustees Monday night discussed a proposed state House bill that would censor content at libraries that receive state funding.

Cinders Could Come From Steel Foundry - If Needed This Season
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday February 26, 2020

After a spring-like weekend, the grip of winter has once again tightened on Franklin County.

Self-Storage Change in St. Clair
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday February 26, 2020

An ordinance amending a section of the city code regarding self-storage unit facilities in commercial and industrial zoning districts was discussed at last Tuesday night’s board of aldermen meeting.

The Arbors Rated High In Satisfaction Survey
Missourian — Posted on Monday February 24, 2020

One hundred percent of residents rated their overall satisfaction living at The Arbors at South Pointe as “excellent” or “good,” states a report released by the memory care assisted living community.

Mercy Announces Plans For New Rehab Hospital
Missourian — Posted on Sunday February 23, 2020

Mercy South in South St. Louis County has announced plans for a $37 million rehabilitation hospital, the third major project since Mercy began operating the facility three years ago, according to published reports.

City Buys New Playground Equipment for Main Park
Missourian — Posted on Sunday February 23, 2020

New playground equipment is coming to the city of Washington’s Main Park.

State Awards NAP Tax Credits To Hope Ranch
Missourian — Posted on Sunday February 23, 2020

The Missouri Department of Economic Development has awarded Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) tax credits to the Hope Ranch of Missouri worth $350,000.

State Board to Review County Case
Missourian — Posted on Sunday February 23, 2020

The Missouri Supreme Court has denied a motion by the Franklin County Commission to hear a case related to 2020 budget funding of the county juvenile courts.

Washington School Board to Hold Meeting Tuesday
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

The Washington School Board will hold its monthly meeting Tuesday, Feb. 25, at 7 p.m. at the administration building.

Schroeder Insurance Renames Yoest Agency
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

Completing a transition begun in late 2018, the Dan Yoest Insurance Agency will take on a new name — Schroeder Insurance — effective March 1, 2020.

Washington City Council Backs Sale of Three Lots
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

The city of Washington approved the sale and final plat of a new lot in the in the Heidmann Industrial Park.

R-XI Board Approves Social Worker
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

A social worker position for the high school and middle school in the Union R-XI School District was approved by the board of education.

Local Man Is Charged With Stealing Truck
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

A Washington man who pleaded guilty to sleeping in city hall last year has been charged with allegedly stealing a truck.

Baby Goat Yoga, Adoption Event at Longmeadow
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

The Humane Society of Missouri will host a Baby Goat Yoga and Adoption Event Saturday, Feb. 29, at Longmeadow Rescue Ranch near Union.

Sewer Line Deal Reached With Property Owners
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

The Meadowlake Farm subdivision could soon join the city limits of Washington.

Open Spots in Union Preschools
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

Flu Cases Doubled Last Week
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

Health officials are concerned the worst of the flu season is just beginning in Franklin County.

Election Filing Opens Tuesday
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

There are 14 elected offices in Franklin County government and more than half of them are on the ballot in 2020.

Peace Lutheran Church To Hold Lenten Services
Missourian — Posted on Saturday February 22, 2020

Peace Lutheran Church in Washington will hold Lenten worship services on six consecutive Wednesday evenings before Easter, beginning with Ash Wednesday, Feb. 26.


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