A ceremony to dedicate a permanent monument at the site of the first Franklin County courthouse will be held Saturday, Sept. 22, at New Port, located approximately 4 miles west of Washington.
New leaders are needed to spearhead the Warners’ Warm-Up Coat Drive in Franklin County which has provided thousands of coats for children and adults over the last eight years.
Although she has been in statewide office for more than three years, Missouri state auditor Nicole Galloway faces her first statewide challenger in November.
The campaigns of Missouri Senate candidates Claire McCaskill and Josh Hawley will intersect for one of the first times at the annual Missouri Press Association meetings this weekend at Westport.
A Franklin County man recently released from prison for burglary convictions was charged again when he tried to sell stolen automotive parts online
After two unsuccessful attempts to get Franklin County to sign on, representatives from the Saint Louis Zoo are asking voters in St. Louis County to support a zoo tax.
With a funding stream secured by voters, Franklin County leaders are preparing to issue the first of two certificates of participation or construction bonds to fund the $30 million jail/911 renovations.
Franklin County has been awarded federal funds made available through the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.
Hundreds of high school students wearing bright yellow T-shirts will canvass the community later this month as part of annual door-to-door drive for the Franklin County Area United Way.
The renovation of the county jail/911 center will be the first major building project since the completion of the twin government and judicial centers in a decade.
With the financial wheels turning, the Franklin County Commission will shift its attention toward the progress of the jail planning and design phase ongoing since May.
More than $2 million in new funds would be funneled into the county annually if a state fuel tax referendum is approved this November.
The Franklin County Highway Department has been tasked with reviewing the speed limits on all roads maintained by the county.
New Franklin County First District Commissioner Todd Boland was sworn in Tuesday morning just minutes before his first commission meeting. Boland was appointed to the vacant seat Friday, Aug. 24, by Missouri Gov. Mike Parson — he has had little time to talk about what his plans are for his …
The gubernatorial appointment last week of Republican Todd Boland as Franklin County First District commissioner was the first for that office since 1960.
The Franklin County Building Department issued 68 permits for new construction of various types in July valued at more than $4.7 million.
Former 109th House District candidate Bob Oreskovic has confirmed he is seeking a nomination to the Franklin County First District Commissioner seat.