Last updateThu, 10 Jul 2014 3pm

Crawford County Fair opens Tuesday

The 2014 Crawford County fair returns this week to Cuba, with many fun-filled events and entertainme...

SHS graduate interns for Jason Smith

SHS graduate interns for Jason Smith

    A dream became reality during the month of May for a Steelville High School graduate. Hannah Bee...

Disaster Relief Fund created for county

A Crawford County Disaster Relief Fund has been created to be prepared to assist local residents and...



Pathways to host open house at Crawford Commons Housing Complex

Pathways Community Health will host an Open House at Crawford Commons housing complex located at 1200 Martin Street in Cuba on Tuesday, July 15, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The public is welcome to tour the new 14-unit housing complex and enjoy a light lunch.


Great weather makes for great Freedom Fest (PHOTO GALLERY)

    Another year of the Steelville Freedom Festival is in the books and, thanks to cool weather and great entertainment, it was another successful story. The Steelville Community Park was packed with people of all ages coming together to celebrate another year of freedom and independence.


Senior program dinner and auction set for Saturday

    The St. James Golden Age Center (GAC) will be holding a fundraiser on July 12. Donations will be used as silent auction items to raise money for the senior center. Many local businesses have donated items for a silent auction for the fundraising effort and GAC volunteers hope to raise enough to cover their yearly operating costs.


Bourbon School Board July Meeting Notes

Action Items:
•    The board approved Consent Agenda, which included approval of the June 19, 2014 and June 30, 2014 minutes, paying all bills and salaries, authorizing bids for resealing and restriping the elementary/middle school parking lot, and approval of the following policy, procedures, and form revisions:  AC – Prohibition Against Discrimination, Harassment and Retaliation; AH – Use of Toba...


County family’s donation benefits cancer patients

    A bell has been placed in the Mercy Clinic Family Medicine in Rolla, thanks to a large donation from a local family. The family of Anita Lynch, who lost her battle with cancer in March, has given back to the Martin Springs Drive facility as a symbol of accomplishment and victory.


Gov. Nixon signs bill to reauthorize Missouri Rx program

• Governor signs 10 bills, vetoes three others; includes signing statements with bills to license “assistant physicians,” saying rigorous oversight is necessary
JEFFERSON CITY – Gov. Jay Nixon today signed into law a bill extending a program that has provided prescription drug assistance to hundreds of thousands of older Missourians and those with disabilities. Senate Bill 754 reauthorizes the Miss...


MDC taking applications for new agent class

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) is accepting applications from July 21 through Aug. 18 for its next class of conservation agent trainees. Selected candidates will undergo 26 weeks of intense training in all facets of law enforcement and resource management.


Cabaret performances returning to OAT

Ozark Actors Theatre is building on the well-received Cabaret performances of the summer of 2013 by introducing a Summer Series of Cabaret, presented by our guest performers. This Cabaret Series will be three original, intimate evenings of incredible song so you can get to know the OAT stars in a completely new way!