Area News

R-XI Homecoming Parade, Events Schedule Finalized
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

Final preparations are underway at Union High School for the school’s homecoming, scheduled for the weekend of Friday, Sept. 28.

Catawissa Man Is Charged With Rape
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

A Catawissa man is accused of raping a woman earlier this year who was too intoxicated to consent.

Kindness Campaign To Begin Next Month in St. Clair
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

A random act of kindness campaign is set to start Sunday, Oct. 7.

County Woman Charged With Defrauding Employer - Stole $25,473 From Dental Practice
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

A Franklin County woman was charged Friday for fraudulently crediting refunds from her employer, a Sunset Hills pediatric dental practice, to own credit cards.

Marker Dedication for First County Courthouse — This Saturday in New Port
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

A permanent monument to mark the site of the first Franklin County courthouse in New Port will be dedicated in a public ceremony this Saturday, Sept. 22.

Washington Deanery Tops Goal in Catholic Appeal
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

The Most Rev. Robert J. Carlson, archbishop of St. Louis, has announced the results of the 2018 Annual Catholic Appeal (ACA) which raised more than $15 million for the second time ever, and for the second year in a row.

County Man Charged With Drug, Firearm Possession
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

Authorities seized a stolen firearm, ammunition and suspected methamphetamine from a running vehicle where a Union man was found asleep behind the wheel.

Prop D Proponent to Speak in Washington
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

The Washington Area Transportation Committee will host an informational meeting featuring a speaker from SaferMo.Com, the group pushing for the passage of a new Missouri fuel tax.

Missourian Snags 45 State Awards
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

The Missourian newspapers won 45 awards, including seven for first place, in the 2017 Better Newspaper Contest sponsored by the Missouri Press Association and the Missouri Press Foundation.

Art, Craft Festival Downtown — This Weekend
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

Thousands of people are expected to attend the Fall Festival of the Arts & Crafts this weekend in Downtown Washington.

Schnucks, Red Cross to Support Relief Efforts, ‘Round Up at Register’
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

Schnuck Markets Inc. and the American Red Cross of Missouri and Arkansas announced that now through Sept. 22, Schnucks customers will be able to ‘Round Up at the Register’ to support those affected by Hurricane Florence.

Union to Waive Permit Fees for School District Projects
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

The city of Union will waive permitting fees for the Union R-XI School District for several upcoming construction projects.

Jail Concept Presented to County
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

Now that fresh eyes have reviewed the existing plans for the Franklin County Jail/911 renovations, a few changes have been made.

Renovations Underway At Brewery — New Ownership
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

The historic John B. Busch Brewery event center on Jefferson Street in Washington is under new ownership and undergoing renovation.

Public Hearing Thursday On 2018-19 City Budget
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

A public hearing is scheduled Thursday night on the city of Washington’s budget for the 2018-19 fiscal year.

Man Arrested in Alleged Domestic Assault Case
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

A man was arrested for domestic assault after police said he smashed doughnuts into carpet and hit his girlfriend on the head with a frozen burrito.

Police Looking for Man Who Stole Jeep From Walmart
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

Union police are searching for a man who stole a vehicle Saturday afternoon.

Man Charged With Domestic Assault
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

Union police arrested a man for alleged assault at the former Dollar General parking lot.

Man Pulls Gun During Altercation
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

Union police said a firearm was brandished during an altercation Thursday evening.

Union Man Charged With Assault, Resisting Arrest
Missourian — Posted on Thursday September 20, 2018

A Union man was charged with domestic assault and resisting arrest.

St. Clair Crews Put Out House Blaze
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday September 19, 2018

St. Clair firefighters extinguished a house fire Thursday night, Sept. 13.

ECC to Host Candidate Forum September 20
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday September 19, 2018

East Central College will host a Franklin County Candidate Forum on Thursday, Sept. 20, at 6 p.m. in the John Anglin Performing Arts Center.

Union Chamber Hires New Director
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday September 19, 2018

When Amanda Day got involved with the Clark-Vitt Elementary PTO she didn’t realize it was preparing her for a new career.

St. Clair Missourian Recognized
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday September 19, 2018

The St. Clair Missourian took home seven awards at the 152nd Missouri Press Association Better Newspaper Awards luncheon Saturday, Sept. 15.

Amendment 1 Off November Ballots - Appeal Hearing Thursday
Missourian — Posted on Wednesday September 19, 2018

Before it had a chance to gain momentum, the Amendment 1, Clean Missouri, movement has been temporarily stopped in its tracks.


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