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A Jefferson County Circuit judge is scheduled to hear a motion for a change of venue in the case against the Union man charged in a 2017 homicide at the Bourbeuse River. 

Matthew McGowan, a senior at St. Francis Borgia Regional High School, has been selected for the 2019 Missouri Scholars 100, a statewide program that honors 100 of Missouri’s top academic students in the graduating class of 2019.

It is now unlawful for city employees to talk or text on cellphones when driving for work, unless they can do so hands-free.

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Lightning is the only thing that could delay the demolition of the old Highway 47 bridge at Washington Thursday, April 4.

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In the first two months of 2019, the Franklin County Proposition P sales tax has already generated more than $1 million in revenues for law enforcement salaries and renovations to the adult detention and 911 centers.

The Meramec Valley R-III School District recognized its nine building Teachers of the Year at the March 20 board meeting, held in the Pacific High School auditorium.

The city of Washington will save about double than what was first expected with the refinancing of bonds.

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A St. Patrick’s Day roundup netted 10 arrests for felony warrants by Franklin County deputies and detectives.

The Action Riders of Franklin County and the Gray Summit Lions Club will join forces to create a day of fun for area youngsters Saturday, April 20.

Rob Vossbrink, an American Family Insurance agency owner in Washington, has been recognized for providing an outstanding customer experience under the American Star Excellence in Customer Experience Certification Program.

Pacific Eagles Aerie 3842 continues its push to assist Meramec Valley R-III School District students whose families owe lunch money.

At our local amateur radio club meeting last week our president, Patrick Kelly. decided to build a Faraday cage.

The city of Union took another step forward in its plan to build a new bridge over Birch Creek.

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Health Department Director Angie Hittson says as of Tuesday there have been no new cases of hepatitis A in Franklin County, but she does expect more before the outbreak is over.

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The first Missouri River flood crest of 2019 has happened in Downtown Washington.

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The 2019 Washingtonian Award was presented to Judy and the late John D. “Butch” Droege Saturday night during the 80th annual Washington Area Chamber of Commerce banquet at the KC Hall.