Before the 1970s, there wasn’t much in the way of artistic education around Franklin County.
More than 40 free, guided hikes will take place on trails in Missouri state parks and historic sites throughout the state on Jan. 1. The effort is a part of America’s State Parks First Day Hikes, which gives guests the opportunity to start the year off right with a healthy hike.
A new federal coal ash rule that has been highly anticipated by a local environmental group that opposes a proposed Ameren Missouri coal ash landfill in Labadie was released Friday by the EPA.
The Franklin County Commission this week increased the cost of some building department permit fees for 2015.
With junior Paige Carpenter scoring 30 points, the Washington basketball Lady Jays opened GAC Central play Friday night with a 59-32 home win over Ft. Zumwalt North.
Franklin County paid $20,000 for lobbying and legal services related to the new county municipal court.
President Barack Obama on Thursday afternoon signed into law the bill that allows the St. Clair Regional Airport to close.
Each incumbent aldermen filed for re-election the first week filing opened.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Friday set the first national standards for waste generated from coal burned for electricity, tr…
President Barack Obama on Thursday signed into law the bill that allows the St. Clair Regional Airport to close.
The Pacific Area Chamber of Commerce’s two historic outdoor Christmas exhibits are featured on an online blog.
62nd Annual Borgia Pepsi Thanksgiving Tournament
Hosting Union in a high-speed, high-energy game, the St. James Lady Tigers won their Four Rivers Conference opener Monday, 64-37.
With all of the focus on winter sports, not many people noted that MSHSAA released spring district assignments late last week.
A Franklin County man is facing possible manslaughter, assault and other charges in connection with a crash Saturday that claimed the life of a Gasconade County woman.
Authorities are investigating the death of a Franklin County woman either late Monday or early Tuesday in an incident on Interstate 44 east of St. Clair.
A 19-year-old Villa Ridge man was flown to Mercy Hospital St. Louis Friday after he was struck while riding a bicycle in Union.
After serving as Franklin County’s chief law enforcement official since 1988, Sheriff Gary Toelke says its time to hang up his gunbelt.
Flu cases in Franklin County have skyrocketed recently.
In an effort to rid its water system of the coliform bacteria, the city of Washington will disinfect one of its wells as soon as Wednesday.
Mayor Jeff Palmore said it is premature to go forward with plans to install a digital ham radio repeater system in Pacific because he does not know enough about the project and it’s not his No. 1 priority.
Franklin County’s drug task force arrested three people in Washington Monday in their continuing struggle to curb the flow of crystal methamphetamine into the area.