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Franklin County School Chiefs Paid Less Than Median Salary — Of 52 School Districts in St. Louis Region
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 18:09:40 -0700

Franklin County public school superintendents’ salaries all fall below the median salary of $170,000 among 52 school districts in the region.

Man dies in a head-on collision in Franklin County
Sat, 27 Sep 2014 08:41:00 -0700

FRANKLIN COUNTY • The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal crash that happened about 2:45 a.m. today on Highway HH south of Wideman Road.

Man injured after car hits semi on I-57
Sun, 28 Sep 2014 12:50:28 -0700

A car collided with a tractor trailer on Sunday morning on Interstate 57 in Franklin County.

County Gets Money After Governor Releases Funds
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 19:36:34 -0700

Money released last week by Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will help keep the Franklin County Assessor’s Office running.

Tornado Watch in southern and southeast counties through 10 p.m.
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:42:25 -0700

A tornado warning has been issued for Pettis County in central Missouri. A radar-indicated tornado was spotted near Cole Camp.

Multiple arrests made in accident that killed teen waiting for bus
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 10:43:18 -0700

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- The Missouri Highway Patrol arrested a 23-year-old man after a Franklin County accident that killed a teenager waiting for a school bus.

Sheriff: Hartselle man turns himself in on child sex abuse charges
Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:42:22 -0700

MORGAN COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A Hartselle man has turned himself in to authorities on two felony warrants. Jamey Lee Meyer faces separate charges of sexual abuse of a child less than 12 years old and enticing a child to enter a vehicle or house for immoral purposes. Morgan County Sheriff Ana Franklin says Meyer turned […]

MU’s Impact on Washington and Franklin County
Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:53:29 -0700

One of the ways that economic development in Franklin County gets a boost is through its business start-ups and entrepreneurs, with an assist from the local University of Missouri Extension Office. During 2013, Franklin County residents were able to take advantage of small business workshops at the Franklin County Extension Office, where they learned how to successfully start, run and expand a ...

Missouri man killed after car collides with fence in Franklin County
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 08:40:35 -0700

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV.com) – A St. Clair, Missouri man was killed early Friday morning after his pickup truck collided with a fence in Franklin County.

Sharp Drop In Meth Labs
Thu, 18 Sep 2014 13:38:12 -0700

Last week’s seizure of a meth lab in Union was only the 10th lab investigated this year by the Franklin County Narcotics Enforcement Unit.