MoDOT deals setback to mall sidewalk project
The city of Warrenton is being forced to take two steps back in its effort to build a sidewalk along a portion of Veterans Memorial Parkway, after the Missouri Department of Transportation rejected …
New alderman joins Wright City government
Kim Arbuthnot, an employee of the Wright City Fire Protection District and former president of the local chamber of commerce, was appointed to serve on the Wright City Board of Aldermen on Jan. …
Marthasville fire announces award winners
A vote by the membership was all it took to select two fellow firefighters as top performers. Derik Roloff, Firefighter of the Year, and Adam Hawkinson, Rookie of the Year, were honored at the …
Marthasville pot tax won't be on ballot
Despite an affirmative vote from the Marthasville Board of Aldermen, the city of Marthasville will not be seeking voter approval of an additional 3-percent sales tax on recreational marijuana in …
$10M bond would replace failing fire vehicles, repair facilities
Firefighters and elected leaders of Warrenton Fire Protection District say a $10 million bond issue is necessary to replace unreliable fire trucks, phase out expiring equipment, and update aging …
Hardware distributor gets permit for Highway OO business
The Warren County planning and zoning board has given approval for a hardware distributor to open shop at a building on Highway OO. The planning board voted on Jan. 19 to grant a conditional use …
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Obituaries
Orville James Rohe, Marthasville, passed away Monday, January 30, in Creve Coeur. He was born in Washington, on October 16, 1940, to Herbert Rohe and his wife Olivia nee Borgerding. He is survived …
Stewart Iliff of Warrenton, passed away on January 24, after a sudden illness at the age of 88. He was born October 6, 1934, to Lawrence and Lucille (Stewart) Iliff in Oklahoma City, OK. They …
Charles Joseph Wolfmeyer, of Warrenton,  passed away on Monday, January 23. Charles was born on September 14, 1938, in St. Louis, MO, to the late Charles Ray and Irene Myrtle (nee: Camp) …
Wilma Jean Stewart (nee: Jackson) of Warrenton, passed away on January 25. She was born on May 25, 1932, in Kennett, to the late Hubert and Gladys (nee: Woods) Jackson. Wilma had reached the age of …
Local News
The Warrenton Fire District will ask voters this April to approve a $10 million bond issue, the district announced in a press release on Tuesday, Jan. 24. The bonds would be used to pay for …
Leaders in Warrenton are putting a marijuana sales tax proposition on election ballots this spring, overriding objections from two aldermen.  The Warrenton Board of Aldermen had a majority …
A lawsuit filed in federal court alleges that Wright City police officers violated a resident’s constitutional rights when they arrested him after he displayed his middle finger at …
The Warren County Record and Gateway Fiber are teaming for this year's Valentine's Day photo contest. We want to see those cute photos of you and your loved ones! NOW through Wednesday, February …
Local Sports
The Wright City Wildcats were unable to overcome an early deficit in their loss to Mark Twain Tuesday night.  Wright City (2-15) fell to Mark Twain 58-46 in a home conference matchup. …
Wright City senior David Riggs went 5-0 this past weekend to win his weight class at the Priory Invitational.  Riggs won five matches Saturday to win the 138-pound weight class. Riggs pinned …
The Warrenton Warriors were within striking distance in the final quarter but ultimately dropped a home GAC North matchup to St. Charles West last week.  Warrenton (9-8) fell to St. Charles …
The Wright City Lady Wildcats were unable to overcome a slow offensive start in their loss to St. Charles Tuesday.  Wright City (6-11) surrendered the first 12 points of the game in their …
Photo galleries
Boys Basketball: Wright City vs. Mark Twain
Wright City dropped a home game to Mark Twain 58-46 in a conference matchup Jan. 31. Duan McRoberts led Wright City with 10 points. To purchase photo reprints, contact The Record at …
Girls Basketball: Wright City vs. Mark Twain
Wright City beat Mark Twain 69-52 in a home conference game Jan. 30. Jasmin Simpson led the Lady Wildcats with 39 points. Danika Graham scored 14 points for Wright City. To purchase photo reprints, …
Boys Wrestling: Warrenton Tournament
The Warrenton boys wrestling team competed last weekend at the Warrenton Tournament. Noah Lohrmann, Anthony Lombardo and Manny McCauley each took home first place in their weight class. Warrenton …
Boys Basketball: Warrenton vs. STEAM Academy
Warrenton won a non-conference game over STEAM Academy Jan. 27 at Warrenton High School. The win was Warrenton's 10th win of the season. Junior Troy Anderson led the Warriors with 33 points. Deadrick …
GALLERY: Holy Rosary School dinner and auction 2023
Holy Rosary School in Warrenton hosted its annual dinner and auction fundraiser on Jan. 28. Community members and businesses donate items for the auction and come out to bid every year to help …
Girls Basketball: Liberty Christian vs. Lighthouse Prep
Liberty Christian earned a 68-31 win over Lighthouse Prep last week. Anna Meyer led the Lady Eagles with 22 points. Lauren Moss added 20 points in the win. Alli Meyer registered a double-double with …
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