Bourbon and Leasburg News

BBQ winners announced

    The Fourth Annual Bourbon BBQ contest was held Saturday, June 12, with nearly $1,000 in prizes award to the best chicken, ribs, and pork steaks cooked at the event. The year’s overall grand champions were from O’Fallon, Mo.

Local graduate joins staff of St. James Dental Center

    Dr. Caitlin Rosemann, DMD, MPH, will be joining Dr. Ron Wilkerson at the St. James Dental Center starting in July.

Bourbon Community Foundation awards Coover Regional Recovery Grants


    The Bourbon Community Foundation has awarded total grants of $10,000 to five nonprofit agencies for recovery needs related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The grants are made possible by the Louis L. and Julia Dorothy Coover Charitable Foundation, managed by Commerce Trust Company in partnership with the Community Foundation of the Ozarks (CFO).

Judge sets trial date for Bourbon lawsuit

    Barring a settlement before then, former Bourbon police chief Paul Satterfield’s lawsuit against the city of Bourbon for what he claims was an unlawful firing will be heard in Crawford County Circuit Court in May 2022.