Crawford County News

MSHP installs new car seats at Head Start

    Troopers from the Missouri State Highway Patrol recently conducted a child safety seat presentation at Crawford County Head Start in Cuba. During the program, it was discovered that several parents and grandparents were in need of new or replacement car seats and work is well underway in getting them installed.

Addiction recovery program implemented at county jail

Crawford County Jail inmates have a new opportunity to learn how to fight drug addiction in their lives. A support group program implemented in October gives incarcerated men and women a chance to talk about their problems, fears and addictive behaviors and learn about resources that can help them choose a new way of life.

County still seeking resolution to issues between assessor and collector

    Crawford County Presiding Commissioner Leo Sanders recently reported that discussions were in progress between the county collector, assessor, and attorney to attempt to iron out the tax payment issues plaguing the county.

Brickey bridge will close for replacement

    Brickey Bridge over Huzzah Creek on Westover Road will be closed for work beginning December 2. The bridge will be replaced in a joint project between the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) and Crawford County. The project is scheduled to be completed by March 15.