Area News

For sale: Reduced price. 2 bdrm mobile home
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  For sale: Reduced price. 2 bdrm. in Bourbon. $43,500. 636-293-0305. __________________pw14-17  

For Rent: 2 bdrm., 1 bath,
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  For Rent: 2 bdrm., 1 bath, hardwood floors, garage, picket fenced front yard, all electric, CA, utility room with W/D hook up, stove/fridge, Not HUD approved, 329 Watson. $480 a month, $480 deposit. 573-468-3789. ______________________p14  

For Rent: 2 bdrm., apartment
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  For Rent: 2 bdrm., apartment, all electric, C/A, stove, refrigerator, utility room, washer/dryer hookup. 573-468-6642. Leave message. _____________________pw14  

For Rent: 3 bdrm., 2 bath,
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  For Rent: 3 bdrm., 2 bath, 1,400 sq. ft. house with attached garage, 629 Lakeview, Sullivan city limits, HUD approved, No pets. $675 a month, plus deposit. 573-475-5017. __________________pw14-15  

2004 Harley Davidson 883 Sportster
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  Nice, clean 2004 Harley Davidson 883 Sportster, 14,xxx miles, helmet, coat, cover for motorcycle, CT, new tire. Asking $3,500. 334-764-2026 Sullivan, MO. __________________pw13-14  

Driver Needed:
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  Driver Needed: Class A CDL, clean record, OTR flatbed, stepdeck. Home weekends. Local Sullivan Carrier. 314-574-9878 or caltrytrucking@hotmail.com __________________pw13-16  

Roofers Needed
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  MJ Roofing needing experience roofers. Call 573-885-1507, or 573-465-1896. __________________pw13-14  

Local Land Surveying Company has an opening
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

  Local Land Surveying Company has an opening for an entry level office assistant to help with light office duties. Please respond to info@marlersurveying.net. ____________________ctfw13  

Taking applications for teachers and a cook
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

Taking applications for teachers and a cook. Call for qualifications or stop in and fill out application. Kids’ Village West, 36 Taylor St., Sullivan. 573-860-2900. ____________________ctfw-43

For sale: Like-new Power Wheelchair
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday August 04, 2015

For sale: Like-new Power Wheelchair from Scooter Store, No warranty. Hardly ever used. $700. 573-259-8362. __________________nc-ctf-33

Commerce, Conservation Session Called a 'Success'
Missourian — Posted on Sunday August 02, 2015

Dozens of people packed into Jesuit Hall in Downtown Washington Wednesday to take part in a one-day “think tank.”

Crossing to Close Two Days in August
Missourian — Posted on Sunday August 02, 2015

Lafayette Street access to the Washington riverfront at the railroad tracks will be shut down to vehicles Aug. 11 and Aug. 13.

Commissioner Says Opponents’ Attorney ‘Doesn’t Know Law’
Missourian — Posted on Sunday August 02, 2015

An attorney who accused the planning and zoning commission of violating state law “doesn’t know the law,” Presiding County Commissioner John Griesheimer said this week.

St. Patrick’s Rock Church to Mark 150th Anniversary
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

When 11:15 a.m. Mass is celebrated to open the annual St. Patrick’s Rock Church homecoming picnic on Sunday, Aug. 16, it will mark the 150-year anniversary of Mass being held at the historic church.

Eagles Auxiliary Launch “Flocking” Fundraisers
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

Dan McClain, the man famous for yard decorations, was the first Pacific resident to get flocked in the Eagles Auxiliary pink flamingo fundraising program.

Board Will Study Water Rate Hike
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

One Pacific alderman says it is time to raise the rates citizens pay for water service.

Bluegrass Bash to Benefit Riverwalk
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

Organizers are putting together a bluegrass event to benefit Pacific’s Riverwalk trail project.

United Way Goal Set at $1,060,000
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

The Franklin County Area United Way’s goal for 2015 is $1,060,000.

Festival Designation for Parade
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

The city has designated a festival district for the Washington Town and Country Fair parade Sunday.

Buddies Not Bullies To Offer Social Camp
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

Buddies Not Bullies will host its fifth “YOU-Niquely Social” camp Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 10-11, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. each day, at N Sports Rec Center, 3010 Recreation Drive, Washington.

Departments Trying to Determine If Pool Leaking
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

Parks and Recreation and Public Works staffs are trying to find the cause of water visibly running down a hill near the city pool.

Fair Shuttle Lots, Hours Announced
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

Shuttle services again will be offered to the Washington Town and Country Fair.

Hinson Pleads Guilty
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

State Rep. Dave Hinson, R-St. Clair, on Thursday pleaded guilty in Cole County Circuit Court to a misdemeanor driving under the influence charge.

City’s Stormwater System Handles Abundance of Rain
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

Despite a deluge of precipitation in June and additional rainfall in July, the city experienced very few, if any, stormwater-related issues.

City: Street Vacation Policies Needed
Missourian — Posted on Saturday August 01, 2015

The city has put the brakes on speeding through any property vacation requests, including one that had been on the table for a couple of months.

Shooting Linked to Drug Deal
Missourian — Posted on Friday July 31, 2015

Investigators said a drive-by shooting early Thursday outside St. Clair apparently stemmed from a drug deal gone bad.

Local Man Kills Self During Police Standoff
Missourian — Posted on Friday July 31, 2015

A more than two-hour police standoff Thursday at a Washington apartment complex ended when a man killed himself, authorities said.

Sporlan Wins ACHR News Dealer Design Awards
Missourian — Posted on Friday July 31, 2015

Washington-based business, Sporlan Division of Parker Hannifin Corporation, the global leader in motion and control technologies, was recognized for excellence in product design in the 12th annual Dea

Approve Change in Audit Contract
Missourian — Posted on Thursday July 30, 2015

In spite of assurances that the bid from one auditing firm would save the city money, Mayor Jeff Palmore asked aldermen to add $5,000 to the previously approved amount, saying one item had not been in

Citizens Barred From Commenting on Certain Agenda Item
Missourian — Posted on Thursday July 30, 2015

Two citizens will no longer be allowed to speak about a certain agenda item during the public comment portion of county commission meetings, Presiding County Commissioner John Griesheimer said Tuesday