Area News

Franklin County Marriage Licenses
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  Marriage licenses issued from the office of Jennifer L. Metcalf, Franklin  County Recorder of Deeds. Seth William Vollmer and Caitlin Ann Henke, both of Union; Eric Bruce Jacobs and Jocelyn Genevieve Montgomery, both of Union; Mark Anthony Hartzell and Amanda Jo Green, both of Union; Charles Russel Miller and Sherry Renee Herrington, both of […]

Sullivan Senior Center
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  Menus July 8 – July 14 Wed.-Ham salad, minestrone soup, pickled beets, fruit crisp, bread (2 slices), crackers. Thurs.-Italian chicken parmeasan, green beans, seasoned cauliflower, Italian salad, breadstick, graham crackers. Fri.-Beef tamale pie, fiesta black beans and corn, carrots, fresh fruit, bread, rice pudding.  Mon.-beef burger with a burger bun, wedge cut potatoes, broccoli/cheese […]

Bourbon Senior Center
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  Activities July 8-14 Wed. – Walking Exercise 11 a.m. Mon. -Live Music, Phelps county blood pressure check 11:30-12:30. Tue.-Bingo at 11 a.m. 86th Major League Baseball All-Star Game.      Menus July 8-14 Wed. – Grilled chicken breast or pork egg rolls,  Tuscan blend, baked potato, cauliflower, dessert. Thur.-Baked pork chop or sweet/sour meatballs, […]

For sale: 2000 Harley Fat Boy
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  For sale: 2000 Harley Fat Boy. Vance & Hines pipes, saddle bag, windshield. $7,500. 573-468-3970. __________________pw10-11  

For sale: 1966 Ford Mustang
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  For sale: 1966 Ford Mustang. Red, 2-door coupe, has 351 Windsor with 780 Holley Dual Pumper, header, mild to medium cam from Summit Racing, C-4 trans, needs some TLC. $7,000 FIRM. Call 573-241-5388 and leave message. __________________pw10-11  

For sale: Jazzy Select Elite motorized wheelchair
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  For sale: Jazzy Select Elite motorized wheelchair. New batteries and like new! 573-468-3970. __________________pw10-11  

For rent: Sullivan Rent, 2 bdrm.
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  For rent: Sullivan Rent, 2 bdrm., 1 bath house. $425 a month plus $425 deposit. 1 small dog OK with additional deposit. 314-517-4931, please leave message, include phone number. __________________pw10-11  

For rent: Small, very nice 1 bdrm. apartment in St. Clair.
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Tuesday July 07, 2015

  For rent: Small, very nice 1 bdrm. apartment in St. Clair. No smoking. No pets. $350 a month. 636-629-3778. __________________pw10-11  

Girl Recovering After Near Drowning on Meramec
Missourian — Posted on Monday July 06, 2015

A St. Francois County girl is recovering in a St. Louis hospital after nearly drowning in an accident last weekend on the Meramec River near Sullivan.

Nine Steers Missing
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Monday July 06, 2015

As of Mon., July 6, nine steers are lost in the Sappington Bridge area, Sullivan. Anyone having information, please call 573-468-8669 or 314-609-1304.

Franklin County Deputies, Sullivan Fire Personnel And MBSH Ambulance Respond To Possible Drowning
Sullivan Independent — Posted on Monday July 06, 2015

  At approximately 5:00pm on July 4th, Franklin County Deputies, Sullivan Fire Personnel, and Missouri Baptist Ambulance responded to the Meramec State Campground located in Sullivan regarding a possible drowning. Franklin County Communications received 911 call regarding a 10 year old female, whom had struck a log while floating on the river while on a […]

Area High School Students Complete STEM Academy
Missourian — Posted on Monday July 06, 2015

Students from four area high schools participated in East Central College’s inaugural STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) Scholars Academy June 22-30.

Car Fire Sunday in Washington
Missourian — Posted on Monday July 06, 2015

This car fire occurred Sunday around 2 p.m. near the intersection of State Highway 47 and Sixth Street in Washington. The Washington Fire Department and Police Department responded. For more informati

Tarlton Hires Miller as Accounting Assistant
Missourian — Posted on Sunday July 05, 2015

Union resident Betsy Miller has been hired as the project accounting assistant on the finance team with St. Louis-based Tarlton Corp., a general contracting and construction management firm.

County Picks New Site for Radio Tower
Missourian — Posted on Sunday July 05, 2015

Some Franklin County radio communications equipment will be moving to a new tower.

Suspects Used Internet To Pick Home Targets
Missourian — Posted on Sunday July 05, 2015

A trio of Jefferson County residents accused of stealing property from a Robertsville home have been released pending charges.

Fireworks in Washington
Missourian — Posted on Sunday July 05, 2015

These photos were taken Saturday, July 4, at the Washington fireworks display. 

St. Louis Man Killed in Highway 30 Crash
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

A St. Louis man was killed Friday afternoon, July 3, in a collision on Highway 30, east of Hendricks Road.

Annexation Public Hearing Is Monday
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

A public hearing for a voluntary annexation will take place at the July 6 city council meeting.

Pacific Man Is Charged With Drug Possession
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

A Pacific man is facing felony drug charges after an incident occurred in St. Clair earlier this year.

Fair to Host Many New Activities
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

Washington Town and Country Fair Chairman Irma Wehmeyer promises “fun for everyone” when the gates open on the five-day festival in early August.

County Purchases New Generator for Remote Tower Site
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

The Franklin County Commission approved a contract Tuesday for a new generator for one of its remote communication tower sites.

Standing Watch With Wildlife Stare
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

This fox was spotted in the backyard of a home on West Main Street, Washington.

Health Department Works to Complete Annual Inspections
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

The Franklin County Health Department is working to get food establishments and other facilities inspected this year.

Loving Hearts Shelves Are Empty
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

Loving Hearts Outreach in Washington is seeking the community’s help in stocking “completely empty” shelves.

New Lonedell Budget Targets R-XIV Mission
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

In presenting her 2015-16 projected revenue and expenses to the board of education, Lonedell R-XIV School District Superintendent Jen Ulrich stressed that the new budget is centered on the district’s

Website Helps Police Identify Suspect
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

A photo posted Tuesday afternoon on The Missourian website was key in helping police identify a suspect in a stealing case.

Ameren Proceeds With Coal Ash Landfill
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

Despite ongoing litigation and proposed changes to the county’s landfill code, construction on Ameren Missouri’s coal ash landfill at the Labadie Energy Center is “underway,” according to the company.

Will Ash Landfill Lawsuit Be Settled?
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 04, 2015

A Franklin County commissioner mentioned Thursday a possible lawsuit settlement when asked about next week’s scheduled vote on proposed changes to the county’s landfill code.

New Doctor Joins Team At Mehringer Chiropractic
Missourian — Posted on Friday July 03, 2015

Dr. Delia Overschmidt recently joined the office of Dr. Brett Mehringer of Mehringer Chiropractic, Washington.