Four Franklin County applicants were approved to sell medical marijuana.
Nearly $900 was raised for local charitable causes through the second annual Meramec Valley R-III Christmas Tree Forest operated by Pacific students and their teacher Genetta Tomnitz.
World War II veteran and lifelong Pacific resident Roy “Eddie” Myers was honored with a patriotic tribute by State Rep. Dottie Bailey, District 110-Eureka, at the Jan. 7 Pacific aldermen meeting.
With remodelling plans for the Red Cedar Inn building recently approved for the beloved, but vacated Route 66 landmark, Pacific aldermen hope to settle an agreement before January ends with architects to handle the second step of the plan.
The Pacific High School Marine Corps JROTC varsity marksmanship team ended the 10-week 2019 National Air Rifle Sporter League competition by capturing the Marine Corps conference title.
Officials say they have ironed out the details of a new mini park adjacent to the government center that will alert motorists that the city of Pacific is the home of Bigfoot 4X4, the original monster truck.
For more than a dozen years, Pacific residents have heard promises of a riverfront trail along the Meramec River. Now, thanks to a federal grant awarded to the Magi Foundation, construction on a section of trail is set to begin.
A constant summer drizzle greeted organizers of the St. Vincent de Paul Run for the Poor this past Saturday as they gathered at the Liberty Field concession stand for the annual fundraising event.
Aldermen signaled they have doubts about accepting a parcel of land into the city for a new subdivision because the developer wants city sewer service, but does not want to use city building codes for its streets.
The amount of money Franklin County schools receive from court fines and forfeitures has been cut by more than half in the last seven years due in part to the formation of the county municipal court.
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.
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.
A resolution to build awareness and create initiatives for children with special needs was approved by the Pacific Board of Aldermen at its meeting Tuesday, Aug. 20.
The Pacific Board of Aldermen passed a flurry of new bills at the Aug. 20 meeting, including a change to the city water rate as previously discussed.
Plans for a new digital sign and a park that features a Bigfoot 4x4 monster truck display overlapped at the Pacific Tourism Commission meeting Tuesday, Aug. 13.
The Pacific Board of Aldermen introduced a new bill that will increase the rate of water and sewer usage at its Tuesday, Aug. 6, meeting.
The Pacific Board of Aldermen voted to pass four ordianances at its Tuesday, Aug. 6, meeting, albeit without a little controversy.
One Pacific businesswoman envisions a row of vintage vehicles painted on a wall to commemorate the opening of Route 66 in Pacific, but she says it will take the entire community to make it happen.
Few buildings in the rural reaches of eastern Missouri have a more often-told history than St. Patrick’s Old Rock Church in Catawissa — a Missouri limestone structure that sits on a bend of Rock Church Road near its junction with Highway NN.
Bigfoot 4x4, the original monster truck, will make an appearance on the syndicated television program, “Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Crushing It!”
Meramec Valley R-III School District has a new administrative team is in place this year due to a realignment in the district.
Motorists on Interstate 44 need a more vivid image of what is happening in Pacific as they drive past the electronic message board in front of Pacific City Hall, according to members of the city tourism commission.
Adopt-A-Family, the longstanding Pacific Christmas family assistance program, is extending its reach to offer assistance to homeless families or families in need at any time of the year.
After years of concerns that the planned unit development (PUD) zoning district did not work to the best advantage of developers and city staff, officials are considering a change to the code.
Aldermen will be asked to look at an ordinance that would lighten the load of the planning and zoning (P&Z) commission and ease the review process for some developments and building projects.