The Gasconade County Historical Society will release a new book titled, “Over the Top Over Here and Over There,” Sunday, Nov. 11, the exact 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.

The NFIB Small Business Optimism Index continued its historic 23-month positive trend with a reading of 107.9 in September — the third highest in the survey’s 45-year history.

Dr. Hailey DeVries, DVM, practitioner at Homestead Veterinary Hospital, Villa Ridge, attended the Missouri Veterinary Medical Association’s (MVMA) Fall Equine Dentistry Lecture and Wet Lab in Union.

Williams Brothers Meat Market is voluntarily recalling cured/smoked ready to eat whole ham, ham steaks, and sandwich ham products packaged between May 25 and June 1 due to the potential contamination of E. coli.

University of Missouri Extension has developed an innovative online program with the focus on building better leaders.


Representatives for the Elijah McLean restaurant were denied approval Monday for a proposed backlit sign by the Washington Historic Preservation Committee.

A joint effort between the city of Washington and Washington Area Chamber of Commerce sparked interest for a group to present the city as a place crawling with employment opportunities for young professionals.

The Washington Area Chamber of Commerce will hold its Member Luncheon Monday, Sept. 24, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Washington Knights of Columbus, upper level.

After 2 1/2 years of providing a resource for local producers and farmers to sell their products, Farm to You Market LLC in Washington, is closing its doors.

After continuous attacks by the president and a segment of the public, a poll just out has some good news for the media.

When proponents of a statewide ballot issue select Washington and The Missourian as a site for the kickoff of their campaign, it is noteworthy. It happened Wednesday when key leaders for Amendment 1 visited The Missourian to kick off their statewide campaign.

The University of Missouri - Columbia has bounced back from the disruption over racial issues a couple of years ago, and the new leadership appears to have the university back on track on a successful ride to higher heights.

Cedar Creek Hotel and Event Center is progressing on the renovation of 31 rooms in Cedar Lodge, one of several lodging options offered at the 200-acre enclave located near New Haven.

It may not be exactly a David-Goliath battle, but proponents of Amendment 1, which will be on the November ballot, are the little people up against wealthy lobbyists and many legislators in pushing for major reforms in state government.

With the two former advisers to President Donald Trump convicted of criminal charges, it doesn’t help the image of POTUS, even though he wasn’t included in any of the charges.


Business is good in Franklin County and sales tax revenue is up by half a million dollars over this time last year.

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