Area News

Cycling Team Makes Stop at UHS
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

A 29-person cycling group rolled into Union High School’s parking lot Friday, July 21, after a 100-mile ride from Colombia.

Yenzer Retires From Legal Secretary Post
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

After nearly 50 years of service to the legal community, Union resident Sandy Yenzer’s days of filing are over.

Group Aims to Clear Up Eclipse Misnomersn Viewing Is Safe, Easy With Precautions
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

Safe solar eclipse viewing is simple and easy.

Organizers Sought for Road Homen Poverty Simulation Event
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

Union High School graduate Josie Arens is working to make sure a homeless awareness simulation event she hosted last year continues on in the coming school year.

Union Third Largest District in Countyn Enrollment Down Slightly
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

The Union R-XI School District saw a slight dip in enrollment during the 2016-17 school year, according to a report on teacher salaries and other district facts.

The Field Sold to Hockey Group
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

The Field Indoor Soccer and Sports Complex in Pacific has been purchased by Chesterfield Hockey Association (CHA) which will convert the facility into an ice rink.

Stone Hill Winery Wins Governor’s Cup — Highest Honor at State Competition
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

Stone Hill Winery, Hermann, took top honors at the 2017 Missouri Wine Competition held July 18-19 in Columbia.

Blaze Destroys St. Clair Home Saturday; Two-Story Home Collapsed During Fire
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

St. Clair firefighters responded to a residential fire at the 2400 block of Mill Hill Road Saturday just before 6 p.m. No injuries were reported.

Mercy Treats Just Three Heat Cases
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

Despite record setting and dangerous heat over the weekend, the emergency room at Mercy Hospital Washington only treated three patients with heat-related illnesses in the past week.

Pacific Man Is Killed in Shoot-Out - With Police on I-55
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

An incident Monday afternoon that ultimately ended in the death of a man in a shoot-out with police began in Pacific.

Lonedell R-XIV School District to Close for Eclipse; Security, Eye Safety Top Concerns
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday July 26, 2017

The Lonedell R-XIV School District board Monday unanimously agreed to close school Aug. 21, the day of the solar eclipse.

Suspect in Custody After Shooting Man in His Face
Missourian — Posted on Monday July 24, 2017

A 23-year-old man is in custody for allegedly shooting a St. Clair man in the face and seriously injuring him.

Car Strikes Pole, Krakow Woman Hurt
Missourian — Posted on Monday July 24, 2017

A Krakow woman had serious injuries after the car she was driving struck a utility pole off Country Club Road Sunday, July 23.

Sewer System Handling Heavy Rainstorms
Missourian — Posted on Sunday July 23, 2017

Heavy rains backed up the city’s sewer system along Front Street last week.

Committee Seeks Auction Donations
Missourian — Posted on Sunday July 23, 2017

Members of the committee to save a historic church building are seeking items to offer in a silent auction.

Union Officials Gets First Look at City Hall Accessibility Study
Missourian — Posted on Sunday July 23, 2017

The architect firm hired to conduct the city hall accessibility study equated its findings to “death by a thousand cuts.”

Construction Firm Selected - For Seven Library Projects
Missourian — Posted on Sunday July 23, 2017

The Scenic Regional Library Board this week selected a construction company for all seven of its current building projects.

Fight Leads to Domestic Assault, Weapons Charges
Missourian — Posted on Sunday July 23, 2017

A Washington man is facing two felony charges for allegedly choking a woman and shoving her into a wall Thursday night as she held a child.

New Judge to Hear County Worker Case - One Felony Charge Modified
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 22, 2017

A felony forgery case involving former county highway supervisor Jeff Thurmond will now be reviewed by Presiding Judge Gael Wood.

House Springs Man Killed in Head-On Crash
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 22, 2017

A 35-year-old House Springs man was killed Saturday morning in a head-on crash on Highway 50 in the Beaufort area.

Plan Board Tables Plat For Labadie Development
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 22, 2017

A preliminary plat for a proposed development in Labadie was tabled Tuesday night by the Franklin County Planning and Zoning Commission.

Transportation Money Dispersed n Oak Grove Nets Highest
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 22, 2017

The village of Oak Grove Village will receive more county transportation money in 2017 than any of the other 10 entities on the county-wide committee.

Hearing Set for Former Hermann Pizza Cook - Allegedly Spit on Chief’s Food
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 22, 2017

A judge was assigned Tuesday in the case against a Gerald man who allegedly harassed the Hermann Police Chief and his daughters.

Mayor Says Intersection Is Not Safe - Wants No Parking Ordinance
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 22, 2017

Mayor Jeff Palmore questioned the delay in dealing with motorist visibility at the intersection of South First and Orleans streets saying it’s time for the city to take action.

School Board to Review Pay Raises
Missourian — Posted on Saturday July 22, 2017

The Washington School Board is expected to adopt new salary and benefit schedules for staff at its meeting Wednesday night.


— Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


— Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


— Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


— Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969


— Posted on Wednesday December 31, 1969