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Guffey’s has opened in Washington, serving the same homemade sauce, dough, sausage and other fresh ingredients that originated at the historic Guffey’s Villa Ridge Foods.

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I’ve long been a fan of Neil Young’s song “Like a Hurricane.” But I only recently learned that being like a hurricane is something that can get you in legal hot water.

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Growing up in Madison, Wisconsin, Scott Wehlage spent hours listening to the chatter on the city’s police and fire scanner, fascinated by how the first responders communicated to one another as they worked to save lives. Now, several years later, he is living out his dream as a member of the…

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TNT Sales, a trailer sales and servicer based in Villa Ridge, is doubling its service space in Franklin County as part of a $2.5 million expansion. 

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Franklin County will need more information from the city of New Haven before deciding on a request for $2 million in funding from the American Rescue Plan Act.

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The clearing of part of the last large tract in the Union Corporate Center industrial park has been finished for more than a year, and the city is still looking for a business to acquire the property. But it hopes to have one soon.

The Justice is Served fundraising breakfast for Franklin County Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) is scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 4, at Jesuit Hall in Washington beginning at 8:30 a.m.

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January is definitely the most dead month in terms of things to do. The excitement of looking forward to Christmas is gone, events for the new year haven’t really gotten going and the weather is usually cold and dreary.

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The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has released its annual report cards for individual districts throughout the state with data on test scores, demographics and other factors showing how students performed during the 2021-2022 school year. 

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A Union man is facing burglary and stealing charges after police say he broke into a business on Union’s eastside and stole more than $8,000 in merchandise. Keaton Chandler, 22, has been charged with one count of second-degree burglary, two counts of stealing a firearm, and six charges of fe…

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A winter storm warning has been issued by the National Weather Service for Franklin County and the surrounding area starting Tuesday evening and continuing into Wednesday. 

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As his life unraveled over the past two years, disgraced South Carolina attorney Alex Murdaugh didn't fight giving up his law license and said he made plenty of mistakes tied to missing client money and a financial mess that led to 100 criminal charges.

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Nearly a week after the adjusted deadline for real estate and personal property tax payments, mail payments are still coming in to the Franklin County Collector’s office.