Area News

Sullivan Man Drowns After Car Crash
Missourian — Posted on Monday October 15, 2018

A Sullivan man drowned in a pond following a car crash in Washington County Saturday, Oct. 13.

Union Picks Project Manager for City Hall — Board to Vote on Contract at Special Meeting
Missourian — Posted on Sunday October 14, 2018

A special board of aldermen meeting has been called to award a contract related to Union’s city hall project.

Missourian’s News Quiz For Students to Begin
Missourian — Posted on Sunday October 14, 2018

The Missourian News Quiz kicks off its fifth year this week.

County Man Fails to Appear at Jury Trial — Multiple Felony Drug Charges
Missourian — Posted on Sunday October 14, 2018

A warrant was issued for the arrest of a St. Clair area man who missed the start of a jury trial on 2015 drug charges of growing marijuana.

Homeless Centered in Cities Within County — Topic of Discussion by Officials
Missourian — Posted on Sunday October 14, 2018

Homelessness in Franklin County primarily is centered in municipalities where more services are available.

County Commission Gets Report From White House — On Missouri’s Economy
Missourian — Posted on Sunday October 14, 2018

Shortly after President Donald Trump entered office, his administration began to reach past state governments to the county officials to assess issues at the micro level.

Borgia High School To Show Film ‘Angst’
Missourian — Posted on Sunday October 14, 2018

St. Francis Borgia Regional High School will show the movie, “Angst,” Tuesday, Nov. 6, to students and staff.

Planning Board Agrees To Sign Code Changes
Missourian — Posted on Sunday October 14, 2018

Changes likely are coming to the city’s sign code that loosens restrictions to electronic signs.

Large Ballot Could Mean Longer Wait - At the Polls November 6
Missourian — Posted on Sunday October 14, 2018

With one of the longest ballots in state history this November, voters may want to plan a little extra time at the polls.

New Bus Routes for St. Clair School District Begin Monday
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

The St. Clair School District has added new bus routes, which will begin Monday, Oct. 15.

County Woman Gets Probation - In Death of Husband
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

A Franklin County woman accused of stealing the prescription pills from her former employer that caused her husband to overdose was handed probation Tuesday.

Voter ID Ruling Impacts County Election Prepsn Expect Big Turnout
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

The well-oiled Franklin County clerk’s election machine is in a bit of a holding pattern right now, awaiting guidance from the Missouri Secretary of State’s office.

Students Attend Boys State
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

Four Pacific students participated in the 2018 American Legion Boys State of Missouri, held June 16-23.

City Faced With Rising Health Insurance Costs — Tough Decisions to Be Made
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

Insurance costs are reaching a point that the city of Pacific may no longer be able to afford the level of coverage now provided to employees and their families, said City Administrator Steve Roth.

New Ruling On Voter ID Law Impacts Election Prep - Expect Big Turnout
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

The well-oiled Franklin County clerk’s election machine is in a bit of a holding pattern right now, awaiting guidance from the Missouri Secretary of State’s office.

Proposed Building Codes Discussed
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

Some builders will experience an easier permit and approval process if proposed code amendments are approved this week.

New B & B, Hostel Opens In Washington
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

A historic home in Washington has been renovated into a B&B and hostel to host travelers on the Katy Trail and other guests.

Homeless Centered in Cities Within County - Topic of Discussion by Officials
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

Homelessness in Franklin County primarily is centered in municipalities where more services are available.

St. Clair Student Disciplined for Posting Prank
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

A St. Clair High School student has been disciplined after district officials were notified of a “prank that went very badly,” according to Superintendent Kyle Kruse.

County Man Fails to Appear at Jury Trial - Multiple Felony Drug Charges
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

A warrant was issued for the arrest of a St. Clair area man who missed the start of a jury trial on 2015 drug charges of growing marijuana.

Union City Hall Project Manager Deal Reached — Board to Vote on Contract At Special Meeting
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 13, 2018

A special board of aldermen meeting has been called to award a contract related to Union’s city hall project.

Special Program on WWI Presented November 14 - Time Capsule to Be Opened
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 12, 2018

A public presentation depicting Pacific’s history in World War I will be presented Thursday, Nov. 15, at the Tri-County Senior Center.

Run to Read 5K Is Saturday At the Washington Library - ‘Girl Running’ Is Featured Book
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 12, 2018

The 2018 Run to Read, organized by The Missourian and the Four Rivers Family YMCA, will be held this Saturday, Oct. 13, beginning and ending at Washington Public Library, 410 Lafayette St., in Downtown Washington.

Bluff Road Now Open to Traffic
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 12, 2018

Work on the traffic signal at Highway 100 concluded Friday afternoon marking the opening of Bluff Road to traffic.

District to Show ‘Angst’ To Students, Community — Public Can View Film October 24
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 12, 2018

The Washington School District will show the movie, “Angst: Raising Awareness Around Anxiety,” to all students at the high school, middle school and sixth-graders Oct. 23-24.


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