Area News

Eagle Scout Project Benefits Tri-CountySenior Center
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

With the help of friends and family, an area Boy Scout completed a series of planter boxes designed to grow vegetables for weekday lunches at the Tri-County Senior Center.

Highway AJ Now Open
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

Highway AJ reopened to traffic Thursday, Aug. 17.

Pacific Jaycees Say Barbecue Event Very Successful
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

Members of the Pacific Jaycees say the successful barbecue benefit it held Aug. 11 to help elevate and restore the Historic First Baptist Church building, could serve as a model for other joint endeavors.

Denmark Road Improvements to Begin Soon in Union
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

A bid for Denmark Road Phase II improvements was approved by the board of aldermen Monday night.

Union's New Parks Director ‘Hit The Ground Running’
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

The city’s new parks director, Angela Sullivan, said she “hit the ground running” her first day.

Pacific Businesses Prepare for Eclipse
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

Pacific groceries and restaurants say they are preparing for an influx of visitors for the total solar eclipse Monday, Aug. 21.

Local Businesses Prepare for Eclipse
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

Pacific groceries and restaurants say they are preparing for an influx of visitors for the total solar eclipse Monday, Aug. 21.

Borgia High in Session For Total Solar Eclipse, Rare Learning Opportunity
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

St. Francis Borgia Regional High School students and staff will join much of the area in witnessing the total solar eclipse Monday, Aug. 21.

West Main Street Repairs Likely Starting This Fall
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

It’s not a sinkhole, but damage to West Main Street in Washington needs to be repaired.

Pacific Eclipse Plans Are Taking Shape
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

With predictions that large numbers of visitors will drive into Pacific to witness the total eclipse Monday, Aug. 21, city and school officials and other groups are finalizing plans.

Union Aldermen OK New Zoning District
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

There was no opposition to a new zoning district unanimously approved by the board of aldermen Monday night.

Crestview Tower Painting Project Moving Forward
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

The Crestview water tower should have a fresh coat of paint no later than May 15, 2018.

County EMA Prepares for Solar Eclipse
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

With the population expected to double, or even triple as eclipse viewers descend Aug. 21 on the southern portion of Franklin County next weekend, emergency personnel are preparing for calls to increase.

Borgia Welcomes Associate Pastor
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

St. Francis Borgia parish has a new associate pastor.

St. Clair Mobile Home Blaze
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

St. Clair firefighters responded to a mobile home fire at the 1700 block of Hendricks Road Saturday night. No injuries were reported.

City, Tourism Board to Fund Hotel Study
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

City and tourism officials have begun the process to see if there is a need for a new conference center and hotel in Washington.

Bourbeuse River Operation Clean Stream Is August 26
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

Operation Clean Stream to clean up the Meramec River watershed will be Saturday, Aug. 26.

County Sales Taxes in 2017 Are Stagnant - $512,000 Behind Last Year
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

Each year, Franklin County sales taxes generate about $18 million in revenue and thus far in 2017, sales taxes have brought in only $39,287 more than this time last year.

Solar Eclipse Events Set for Weekend
Missourian — Posted on Thursday August 17, 2017

With the long-anticipated solar eclipse just a few days away, the city and other organizations are putting the final touches to the multitude of events set for this weekend.

Changes Made to Intersection
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday August 16, 2017

With students returning to the Washington School District this week, the city of Washington Traffic Committee wants to point out changes made at the intersection in front of one of the schools.

Washington Counts Down to Eclipse
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday August 16, 2017

Washington is gearing up for a three-day celebration of the total solar eclipse with activities beginning Saturday and culminating with a viewing party Monday at the city fairgrounds.

Man Charged With Domestic Assault
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday August 16, 2017

A Washington man was charged with second-degree domestic assault stemming from altercation at his home in July.

Eighth Annual Sullivan Fly In Event Set for Saturday
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday August 16, 2017

The eighth annual fly in event at the Sullivan Regional Airport will be Saturday, Aug. 19 from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Martin Named Support Staff Person of the Year By WINGS Foundation
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday August 16, 2017

Dawn Martin, secretary at Augusta Elementary School, was named the WINGS Foundation’s 2017 Support Staff Person of the Year.

St. Clair Library Has New Branch Manager; Former Teacher at High School
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday August 16, 2017

St. Clair Scenic Regional Library welcomed its new branch manager, Kara Bell, earlier this month.


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— Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


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