Steelville homeowner catches burglar
A burglary at a Steelville home was thwarted when the homeowner arrived, caught one suspect and held him at gunpoint until law enforcement could arrive.
Big crowd enjoys Pumpkin Village - PHOTO GALLERY
Beautiful weather and lots of Halloween fun brought a big crowd out to the 2014 Pumpkin Village in Steelville on Saturday night. There were a wide variety of both fun and scary costumes in evidence and a park full of great activities to enjoy. This was the seventh year for the free event, which is sponsored by the city of Steelville.
Complaints levied against city dog pound
Steelville’s city pound came under fire at the council meeting held on October 20 when local resident Tammy Livesay criticized what she felt were deplorable conditions for the dogs. City personnel responded with information on improvements that have been made and the struggle to fund the facility appropriately.
If you’re looking for unique gifts for friends and family this holiday season, the STARCO Local Holiday Art Sale will have what you need! Gallery Zeke will be transformed into an arts and crafts bazaar filled with paintings, drawings, jewelry, woodworking, pottery and so much more!
Steelville police were busy in September
The Steelville Police Department responded to a total of 253 calls logged through the Crawford County E-911 office for the month of September. The following is a breakdown of those calls by category: