Area News

Timing Key To Proposed Expressway — At Highway 47
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 19, 2019

The Union City administrator says timing of the newest plan to alleviate traffic problems plaguing Highway 47 is cause for excitement.

County Plan Board Denies New Zoning Plan; Area Residents Voice Concerns
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 19, 2019

The Franklin County Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday rejected a proposed revised zoning map, which would have reduced the numbers of overall districts in the county.

United Way Drive Ends in Two Weeks — Over $526,000 in Gifts, Pledges to Date
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 19, 2019

With just two weeks left in the drive, the Franklin County Area United Way has $526,135 in gifts and pledges toward its $1.2 million goal.

District Scores Higher Than State — In Math and English
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 19, 2019

Washington School District scores in English and math are again higher than the state average, according to 2019 test score data released Thursday by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

Assessed Value of Municipalities Grows — Nearly $60 Million Increase
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 19, 2019

With the assessed valuation of Franklin County passing the $2 billion mark for 2019, the combined valuation of individual cities went up as well.

Suspect Allegedly Held Man Captive, Stole Car — At Home in Pacific
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 19, 2019

A Villa Ridge man is accused of binding a man with zip ties, holding him captive in his own Pacific home Monday, Oct. 14, before stealing his vehicle and fleeing from the area.

Timing Key To Proposed Expressway at Highway 47
Missourian — Posted on Saturday October 19, 2019

The Union City administrator says timing of the newest plan to alleviate traffic problems plaguing Highway 47 is cause for excitement.

Board Agrees To Rezoning For Triplex — On West Fifth Street
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

The Washington Planning and Zoning Commission Monday night gave the nod to rezone property on West Fifth Street for a proposed triplex.

Robertsville Park Events for October
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

Listed below are Robertsville State Park events for the month of October.

Missourian Publishing Company Sells Warren County Record
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

The Missourian Publishing Company has sold its sister publication, The Warren County Record, in Warrenton to one of its former editors, Tim Schmidt.

Two Short-term Dwelling Permits Given Approval
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

The city’s planning commission gave first-round approval to two requests for short-term lodging at apartment complexes in Washington.

MU Transfer Partnership To Benefit East Central
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

On the heels of significant growth in the University of Missouri’s transfer student population, MU leaders and the state’s community colleges recently signed an articulation agreement highlighting their shared commitment to increase opportunities for student access and success.

District Parent Teacher Conferences October 24 — No School October 24-25
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

Parent teacher conferences in the Washington School District are scheduled for Thursday, Oct. 24.

POW/MIA Museum Receives Large Donation — From Home Depot Foundation
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

The POW-MIA Museum, based at Jefferson Barracks in South St. Louis County, has received a large donation to complete renovations at its facility.

Pumpkin Palooza to Be October 26 in Downtown — Candy Crawl, Costume Contest, Pony Rides
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

The Washington Area Chamber of Commerce are gearing up for its eighth annual Pumpkin Palooza.

Chili Cook-Off October 25
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

Downtown Washington Inc. will hold its annual chili cook-off Friday, Oct. 25, from 5 to 8 p.m.

St. Clair School District to Hold Community Forum October 29
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

St. Clair R-XIII School District will host a community forum Tuesday, Oct. 29, in the high school auditorium starting at 6:30 p.m.

Cedar Hill Woman Dies in Car Crash
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

A Cedar Hill woman died Monday, Oct. 14 in a car crash after the vehicle she was a passenger in traveled off the road and struck a utility pole and tree.

No Leads in Threat
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

The investigation into a bomb threat at St. Francis Borgia Regional High School continues, but Washington police Monday said there are no suspects at this time.

City Votes to Vacate Downtown Alley
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

The Washington City Council Monday, Oct. 7, approved a request to vacate a public alley in the Downtown area.

4-H Clubs Will Now Sell Missouri-Made Products - Encourage Residents to Buy Locally
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

As part of its recently concluded National 4-H Week celebration, Missouri 4-H has announced a statewide fundraising opportunity, open to all 4-H clubs across the state, in partnership with the Missouri Department of Agriculture (MDA) and the Office of the…

Zoning Board Approves Annexation for Landfill
Missourian — Posted on Friday October 18, 2019

Just over 1 1/2 acres could be annexed into the city limits to potentially expand the footprint of the city landfill.

St. Clair Woman Charged With Assault
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 17, 2019

A St. Clair woman was arrested after punching a man in the face.

Union Buying 28 New Snowflakes For Light Poles
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 17, 2019

The city of Union is already thinking about the holidays.

Officials Prep For Elections
Missourian — Posted on Thursday October 17, 2019

Although 2020 Franklin County general elections are still more than a year away, primaries for both parties will be held Aug. 4, and several candidates have already declared they will be running.


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