East Central College celebrated its history while looking toward its future during a special event Sunday at the Union campus.
On Monday, the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) moved forward with road closures in the Spring Bluff area to replace a bridge on Highway H.
The victim of a violent beating and kidnapping broke free from a dog cage Friday, Sept. 13, where he was held for several hours.
Two words that don’t normally go together are combustible and metal, but that’s just what the Washington firefighters faced Monday night at Arconic Engineered Structures in Washington.
A 26-year-old suspected drug dealer is accused of binding another man’s hands and feet Friday, Sept. 13, whipping him and then putting the victim into a large dog cage as punishment for not paying for a large amount of methamphetamine.
Still angry over Missouri Gov. Mike Parson denying their request for a special session on gun control, House Democrats this week flooded the legislative docket with gun-related legislation.
The new footprint of the Franklin County Adult Detention Center and 911 facility are beginning to take shape in Union after what seemed like an eternity of wet weather.
Chapter 1387 of the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) will provide free airplane rides for children ages 8 to 17 Saturday, Sept. 21, from 9 a.m. to noon at the Washington Regional Airport in Marthasville.
Authorities are pursuing several felony charges against two suspects nabbed Wednesday while fleeing the scene of a torched vehicle.
Missouri Senate President Pro Tem Dave Schatz, R-Sullivan, says he doesn’t expect there to be any major issues this week as lawmakers returned to Jefferson City for the annual veto session with a special session running concurrently.
There will be a Missouri Farm Lease Program Tuesday, Sept. 24, from 6-9 p.m. at the Franklin County Extension Council Foundation meeting room located at 102 Union Plaza Drive in Union.
The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a man who struck a county patrol vehicle Tuesday while driving a stolen truck.
A St. Louis man who was arrested during a traffic stop was charged with attempting to take narcotics into the Franklin County Jail.
East Central College will hold its 50th anniversary celebration this Sunday and there will be something for everyone at the event, no matter their interests.
A former Washington police officer was sentenced to two months in federal prison Tuesday for stealing more than $25,000 from the Explorer Scout training program.
Anyone seeking general knowledge of medical marijuana’s future in Missouri and Franklin County can attend a community education event presented by HOPE for Franklin County Coalition Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 5:30 p.m.
Members are invited to the 79th annual meeting of Crawford Electric Cooperative Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the co-op at 10301 N. Service Road., between Bourbon and Sullivan.
Ameren officials said Friday the energy company will cap and monitor the Labadie power plant’s coal combustion residuals (CCR), more commonly referred to as coal ash ponds.
Stephen P. O’Connor will be traveling state roads in Franklin and Jefferson counties to better familiarize himself with the routes.
Axes Physical Therapy announced that it has opened two new outpatient physical therapy locations — 21 Silo Drive in Union and 2018 Phoenix Center Drive in Washington.
It took a Franklin County jury 40 minutes Thursday to return guilty verdicts for a man accused of killing a well-known drug counselor in 2016.
The daughter of a Washington area man slain nearly two years ago says the public is not safe from two people convicted of her father’s death because they will not serve long enough.
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.