Road closures on Highway B next week
Sections of Highway B in Warren County will be closed for culvert replacements over four days from Jan. 24 to Jan. 27, according to the Missouri Department of Transportation. The work is weather …
Wright City schools struggle with staff shortages due to illness
Significant staff shortages in recent weeks have prompted changes in the daily operations of the Wright City R-II School District. Since the return from winter break, teacher attendance has wavered …
Judge orders 2018 murder case to proceed
The judge in a 2018 murder case has ordered criminal proceedings to resume after the defendant was declared mentally fit to stand trial. Marlene R. Wynn, 55, of Warrenton, was charged in September …
$5M Wright City budget includes collection of potential projects
The Wright City government’s $5 million budget for the 2022 year shows several considerations for the future goals of the city, including salary increases to recruit and retain staff, along …
Chamber honors community award winners
Five individuals and one business received the highest praise bestowed by the Warrenton Area Chamber of Commerce last week with the announcement of the Chamber’s six annual award …
Warrenton will use bonds to pay Rural King, mall developers
The Warrenton Board of Aldermen has approved the use of bonds to pay off economic incentive funds the city owes to developers of Rural King and the Shoppes at Warrenton mall. Since 2018, Warrenton …
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Warrenton

Bulky item pickup scheduled in Warrenton

Grace Hauling will conduct a citywide bulky item pickup for Warrenton city residents. The collection date for residents on the south side of Booneslick Road/Main Street is January 27. For residents …

Innsbrook

Election ballots fill up on last day of candidate filing

Voters across Warren County will have electoral races to watch and candidates to get to know after the closing of municipal candidate filing on Tuesday. Nearly all areas of the county have …

Wright City

‘Puppy broker’ idea draws skepticism

Is it a puppy mill? That was the question that seemed to be on the minds of Wright City elected leaders while discussing a potential new business during a recent meeting.As part of the city board of …

Truesdale

Friendship Brewing owner exploring mix of businesses in Truesdale

A co-owner of Friendship Brewing Company in Wentzille is toying with the idea of starting a new business, or mix of businesses, at a location in Truesdale. It wouldn’t be a new brewery, …

Marthasville

Marthasville installing digital upgrades at city water, sewer hubs

The city of Marthasville is installing digital monitoring and control systems at the city well house and sewer pumps to better manage those utilities and improve response to equipment …

Warren County

Reifsnider Shooting Range closes Jan. 13-14 for repairs

The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) will close the unstaffed shooting range at Reifsnider State Forest in Warren County for two days this week to conduct repair work.  The range will …

Obituaries
Mrs. Verneal L. Reese (nee: Meyer) of Marthasville, MO, passed away on Monday, January 24, 2022.  She was born on July 11, 1922, in Marthasville to the late Albert and Levonia (nee: Kunze) …
Larry Dane Lewis, 82, passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Saturday, January 22, 2022, in Warren County, MO. He was born in Reynolds County MO, on August 5, 1939, to Oliver and Dolly …
The dynamic life and career of Reverend Bill Beeny finally ended on this earth, Wednesday, January 19, 2022.  He went to meet The Lord at age 95.  Reverend Beeny was born in …
Mrs. Elsie Marie (nee: Wilson) Bryant, of Warrenton, MO, passed away on Wednesday, January 19, 2022, at the age of 81 years.  She was born on December 6, 1940, in St. Louis, MO, to the late …
Paul Douglas Drieman, 69, a former resident of Marble, Minnesota, passed away in his home in Missouri January 15, 2022. The youngest child of James and Esther Drieman, long-time residents of …
Championship game awaits unbeaten Liberty Christian
The Liberty Christian girls basketball team’s unbeaten streak against MSHSAA schools is on the line Wednesday night. And the outcome will also decide if their undefeated run to open the season …
LCA girls extend unbeaten streak to 14; plus other basketball news
The Liberty Christian girls basketball team continues to remain perfect on the season, winning its past two games over two public school teams. On Tuesday night, the top-seeded Eagles (14-0) …
Wright City High girls showing early progress
Coming off a five-win campaign a year ago, the Wright City girls basketball team knew there was room for improvement. Under first-year coach Abby Modaff, the Wildcats are already showing progress …
Photo galleries
Girls Basketball: Liberty Christian vs. Elsberry
The Liberty Christian girls remained unbeaten through its first 13 games to open the season, beating Elsberry 51-44 on the road Dec. 30. Andrea Mueller and Alli Meyer each had a team-high 15 points. …
Boys Basketball: Liberty Christian vs. Elsberry
Liberty Christian fell 81-55 on the road to Elsberry on Dec. 30. Deacon Forrest led the team with 16 points. To purchase photos, contact The Record at 636-456-6397.
Girls Basketball: Wright City vs. Winfield
Wright City fell 67-52 to Winfield on Dec. 10. Jasmin Simpson led the Wildcats with 28 points. To purchase photo reprints, contact The Record at 636-456-6397.
Girls Basketball: Warrenton vs. St. Charles West
Warrenton fell 49-36 at St. Charles West on Dec. 17. To purchase photo reprints, contact The Record at 636-456-6397.
Wrestling: Warrenton at Liberty Tournament
The Warrenton wrestling team competed at the Liberty Tournament on Dec. 11. To purchase photo reprints, contact The Record at 636-456-6397.
Wrestling: Wright City triangular
Wright City competed against Orchard Farm and Lutheran in a triangular match on Dec. 16. To purchase photo reprints, contact The Record at 636-456-6397.
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