After reports that a resident complained he had been stung by a neighbor’s bees last month, two more residents have come forward to say they were stung by the same bees.
Author Ann Hazelwood, of St. Charles, who has penned more than a dozen books centered on quilts, will join the Scenic Regional Library book club discussion Tuesday, Nov. 13, at 1 p.m.
Bikers and other recreational vehicle riders honored the memory of a favorite son Nov. 3 with a celebration to benefit his former church.
The plan to make the best use of the former Red Cedar Inn building as a genealogy, history and visitor center depends on citizens, legislators, city board members and history group stakeholders, said Herb Adams, aldermanic liaison to the renovation committee.
Dressed in sweatshirts and jackets for the 53-degree air, a large crowd of trick-or-treaters turned out for the 2018 Monsterfest in Downtown Pacific Wednesday night.
The Pacific history and genealogy group is set to replicate its popular Civil War commemoration program with a presentation of Pacific’s role in World War I.
I’ve had an epiphany recently about my back problem. It was diagnosed as adhesive arachnoiditis, which causes the nerves inside the spinal canal below the waist to adhere to each other.
Businesses that struggle to attract qualified employees can improve their chances by partnering with the East Central College workforce program, said Alice Whalen, ECC Adult Education and Literacy director.
A plan to renovate the former Red Cedar Inn building for use as a combined tourism/history center will go through a series of public reviews, said Herb Adams, who serves as aldermanic liaison to the Red Cedar committee.
City Administrator Steve Roth presented a list of new businesses that have opened in Pacific in the past year at last week’s board of aldermen meeting, and he lamented that the building commissioner had to prepare the list by hand.
Mayor Steve Myers wants to establish a city beautification committee with its own fundraising authority, starting with $5,000 in seed money, but aldermen were cautious about approving funds for the project from the current budget.
A rubberized surface will offer an extra measure of safety for toddlers attending the new preschool at the Meramec Valley Middle School/Zitzman Elementary complex.
A Hermann woman was killed and two Pacific children seriously injured Saturday, Oct. 20, when a bus used as a trolley in Hermann crashed into an SUV on Highway 100 in Gasconade County.
When the city sought suppliers to replace the granite plaques in the Liberty Field outside walking museum, Alderman Carol Johnson turned to Sexton Alan Bruns, who operates a granite monument company in the city.
FEMA is coming up with a new 100-year base flood elevation, which is 9 inches lower than the current 100-year flood value and 15 inches lower than the 2015 base flood elevation, said Chad Mason, HR Green engineer.
A warrant was issued for the arrest of a St. Clair area man who missed the start of a jury trial on 2015 drug charges of growing marijuana.
The well-oiled Franklin County clerk’s election machine is in a bit of a holding pattern right now, awaiting guidance from the Missouri Secretary of State’s office.
Insurance costs are reaching a point that the city of Pacific may no longer be able to afford the level of coverage now provided to employees and their families, said City Administrator Steve Roth.
A public presentation depicting Pacific’s history in World War I will be presented Thursday, Nov. 15, at the Tri-County Senior Center.
In an emotional outburst, Alderman Herb Adams said the city’s different treatment of two neighbors cited with identical code violations was unfair and unacceptable.
The city plans to replace the black granite plaques depicting U.S. military history in Liberty Park, but one alderman wants the new plaques carved from American granite.
Mayor Steve Myers said he plans to launch a campaign in November to ask voters to raise taxes and the Pacific Area Chamber of Commerce will help promote it.