The Washington High School graduation ceremony will be held indoors in the Blue Jay Gymnasium at 7 p.m., due to forecasts of rain Friday evening. Each graduating senior has access to six tickets to the ceremony, which will be streamed live in the CJB Theater for those who would like to be mo…
Missourians affected by flooding can now access a resource and information page on the website of U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill. The page provides Missourians with federal, state, and nonprofit resources to assist with shelter, travel, and emergency planning information.
Franklin County deputies saved two lives Tuesday — within minutes of each other — by administering Narcan during suspected heroin overdoses.
Flooding has led to the closure of Highway 94 at Dutzow and there is no northern route out of the city of Washington, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT). The Highway 47 bridge in Washington over the Missouri River is also closed, according to Washington police.
The Washington School District will be closed for a third day Wednesday due to flooding in outlying areas and officials are preparing to sandbag at doors and windows at South Point Elementary if the Busch Creek continues to rise.
Deputies have been working overtime to monitor pockets of Franklin County with limited access due to high water.
Classes will be in session Wednesday, May 3, at all East Central College locations.Any student or employee unable to reach campus due to flooding needs to contact his or her faculty/supervisor about an absence.
The communities of Lonedell, Robertsville and Catawissa are part of a 20-square-mile portion of Franklin County which is now cut off due to floodwaters.
Saying it’s vital that everyone who has questions or concerns about the impending flood should have one person as a point of contact, aldermen called a special board meeting April 28 to appoint a go-to individual.
The American Red Cross Disaster Shelter is open in the Tri-County Community Center located 800 West Union Street, Pacific, for overnight accommodations, food and other emergency needs. The 24-hour number for Red Cross assistance is 314-516-2700.
With the passage of Prop P in St. Louis County earlier this month comes more stability for the neighboring police force.
Portions of Route BB will again be closed Thursday, April 20. The roadway will be closed between High Ridge Drive and Highway 50 so crews can pave over pipes that had been replaced. No through traffic will be allowed through those two points.
The Franklin County Highway Department is reporting the following road closures due to high water: Boeuf Lutheran, Detmold and Hoeman.The Missourian will update this story as it develops.
A lockout at Washington High School has been lifted.The school was placed under lockout conditions early Monday morning. Washington Police said it was determined the threat was not "in their jurisdiction."A lockout means that the school is operating as usual and continuing daily functions, b…
One southbound lane of Highway 47 will be closed Thursday, Feb. 2, and Friday, Feb. 3, from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. due to work on the Missouri River bridge.