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Meeting set for 911 center bidders

The Laclede County Commission will hold a pre-bid meeting for a project to expand the Sheriff’s Office and 911 Center this Thursday. At Tuesday’s commission meeting, County Maintenance …

Fire destroys house at Morris Avenue

Fire destroyed a home at at 255 Morris in Lebanon Monday night. No one was hurt. The male occupant was able to get out of the home with assistance from neighbors and was not injured, Fire Chief …

Drug trafficking charges for Lebanon man

A 41-year-old Lebanon man was arrested Saturday after a chase and faces drug charges. Scott Bonner is charged with second degree drug trafficking and possession of a controlled substance. …

City to begin work on new comprehensive plan

The beginning of work on a new comprehensive plan for the City of Lebanon, was announced Thursday. In his State of the City address, Mayor Jared Carr said Lebanon Project 2040 will map out the …

Narcan now available in vending machine at Police Station

A new tool to save the lives of drug overdose victims is now more available in Lebanon. A Narcan vending machine is open for use at the Lebanon Police Department, 401 S. Jefferson Avenue, Central …

Home is where the heart is

Home is where the heart is. If you lose your home, you get reminded it is also where the heat is, where the food is, where the shower is, where all your things are. Most importantly, it is …

Thompson: Community Development making Lebanon a more attractive place to work and live

Brian Thompson, President and CEO of Lebanon Regional Economic Development, Inc. (REDI) gave an update on his organization at Thursday’s Lebanon Rotary Club noon meeting. He addresssed current …

Route 66 Society inducts new members into Wall of Fame

Around 80 individuals attended the Annual membership meeting of the Lebanon Laclede County Route 66 Society and Wall of Fame induction ceremony Saturday. Following a chili lunch, the meeting had many …

State Attorney General's Office finds county commission concerns, no Sunshine Law violations

The Missouri Attorney General’s Office looked into a Sunshine Law complaint against the Laclede County Commission and found some concerns but no violations of the law. That is according to a …

Klondike Derby

Before this week's snow fell, area Scouts attended the Klondike Derby on Saturday, Jan. 21, at Camp Arrowhead east of Marshfield. One of their activities was a three-fourths mile dog sled race …

R-3 Board hires Schrage as assistant superintendent

The Lebanon R-3 School Board voted unanimously during its January 25 study session to approve the hiring of Dr. Holly Schrage as the Lebanon School District’s Assistant Superintendent of Quality …

Fredrick to head Sheriff’s Community Services Section

There is something new in Laclede County’s neighborhood watch programs, according to Laclede County Sheriff David Millsap. In a press release, Millsap announced Thursday that Corporal Matt …

Bramwell Bridge options presented at meeting

Fifty to 60 Bennett Spring area residents from both Laclede and Dallas Counties gathered Monday night at the park’s Nature Center to learn more about the future of the area’s Bramwell Bridge. The …

Pollock to retire as Chamber director

Darrell Pollock has announced that he is retiring from his post as Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce executive director. Pollock said he told the chamber board of his decision Friday that his last …

City Council sets 2024 vote on non-medical marijuana ban

Lebanon voters will decide whether to ban non-medical marijuana in the next general election. The Lebanon City Council on Monday night voted 7-0 to hold an election on whether to ban non-medical …

County prepares for possible winter weather

Laclede County ‘s Office of Emergency Management is standing by as it prepares for possible winter weather Tuesday night into Wednesday. OEM Director Randy Rowe said they are monitoring the weather and expects …

Allen’s service to city remembered with Council chamber name

The memory of a lifelong contributor to the Lebanon community continues to live on in the name adorning the City Council chambers. The Council in November approved a resolution naming the chambers …

Arch installation could begin in 30 days

Depending on the weather, installation of the downtown arches could begin in the next 30 days. A site inspection with a contractor was conducted on Wednesday ahead of the planned work. Lebanon …

Treasure Trackers showcase recent finds

On January 11, in an empty lot near Vernon Park, seven members of the Laclede County Treasure Trackers enjoyed the unusually warm weather as they swept the grass with their metal detectors, looking …

Gasconade River Bridge could have new owner by spring

Ownership of the century-old Route 66 Gasconade River Bridge at Hazelgreen could transfer to the Route 66 Association of Missouri by May or June, saving the landmark from demolition, association …
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