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‘Tiny home’ rules get another hearing next week
Proposed rules for so-called “tiny home” development districts in Warren County will get a hearing before the Warren County Commission on Dec. 1 at 2 p.m. The term “tiny …
Marijuana amendment leaves police in limbo
In the wake of Missouri residents legalizing recreational marijuana with the passage of a constitutional amendment, local law enforcement are left wondering what their rules of engagement will be for …
Marthasville’s new water system nearly ready
Contractors are nearing the end of their work on a new well and 300,000-gallon storage tank in Marthasville, a $1.8 million project that will significantly upgrade the city’s water …
Cookies with Santa event Dec. 10
The city of Warrenton will host a Cookies with Santa event and free swim day on Saturday, Dec. 10. Anyone is welcome to spend the morning decorating cookies, creating crafts, and taking photos …
Agape aims to give Christmas gifts to 1,000 local kids
Even though there are still some weeks until Christmas, Agape is already hard at work to make sure every kid can have gifts on Christmas morning. Agape’s Share-A-Christmas program expects to …
Jonesburg expansion opposed by Warrenton
The city of Jonesburg is attempting to expand its territory into Warren County, but will face pushback from its neighbor to the east, Warrenton. The source of the potential dispute is a petition …
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Obituaries
Joseph “Joe” McMahon of Wright City passed away on Nov. 19, 2022, at the age of 91, surrounded by his family and loved ones. Joe was born on June 4, 1931, in his home located in Desoto, …
Doris Roberts passed away on Nov. 11, 2022, at St. Joseph Hospital West surronded by her loving family at the age of 89. Doris was born March 28, 1933, in East Prairie, MO, to the late Arthur and …
Mr. Ralph Henry Edward Dreyer of Warrenton passed away on Sunday, Nov. 6, 2022. He was born on Nov. 15, 1928, in Hopewell, MO, to the late Werner G. and Mildred C. Dreyer (nee: Sprick). Ralph had …
Local News
A female inmate who was previously held at the Warren County Jail is being charged with attempted escape after she was able to exit the jail building. Brianna L. Mueller, 25, of Warrenton, was …
Authorities have issued a felony charge for drug delivery against a Warren County man who was arrested last week. Curtis Owens, 40, of Warrenton, was arrested Nov. 8 and charged with delivery of a …
Dozens of community members from Innsbrook, Wright City and Warrenton took a trip out into the cold on Saturday to help celebrate at the site of the future Wags & Whiskers animal shelter in the …
Local Sports
Warrenton ace Kylie Witthaus was named to the Class 4 all-state team. A junior, Witthaus was named to the Missouri Class 4 all-state team as a pitcher. On the mound, Witthaus was one of the top …
Wright City senior midfielder Austin Kirn led a trio of Wildcats named to Class 2, District 4 teams.  Kirn was named to the Class 2, District 4 first team as a midfielder. Kirn finished …
Warrenton junior Bryan Guerrero headlined three Warriors named to the GAC North conference soccer teams.  Guerrero was named to the GAC North first team. He was also named a Class 3, District …
Photo galleries
Gallery: Warrenton and Wright City @ Wright City Girls Wrestling Tournament
Warrenton and Wright City opened the girls wrestling season at the Wright City Girls Wrestling Tournament last weekend. Wright City grapplers Caelyn Hanff, Kali Jensen and Elizabeth Riggs all won …
Gallery: Warrenton vs. Wright City
Warrenton and Wright City opened their boys basketball season with a county clash at Wright City High School. Warrenton won the game 48-26. Kannon Hibbs scored 16 points in Warrenton's win. To …
Gallery: Liberty Christian Basketball vs. Providence
The Liberty Christian Academy basketball teams both opened their season earlier this week in home games against Providence Classical Christian Academy.  The Liberty Christian girls basketball …
Football: Wright City vs. St. Charles West
The Wright City Wildcats competed against the St. Charles West Warriors last week in the Class 3, District 3 semifinals. Wright City lost 28-7. Joey Gendron threw a 12-yard touchdown pass to Blake …
Football: Warrenton vs. North Point
Warrenton beat North Point 33-25 in the first round of the Class 4, District 5 tournament. They will face Hannibal Friday in the district semifinals. Friday's game will be played at 7 p.m. at …
Wright City Trunk-or-Treat 2022
Wright City's annual trunk-or-treat event was held Saturday, Oct. 29, at Diekroeger Park. The estimated turnout was over 2,000 people for the event. To order photo reprints, call 636-456-6397.
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