Folks Camp Out For Demo Derby For 11th Straight Year

email fair art juelf IMG_2084

For the 11th straight year, a group of diehard Monroe County Fairgoers have arrived at the grandstands early in the morning for the demolition derby. This year, Arthur Juelfs and Courtney Sperduto picked out their spot at 9 a.m. They will be camping out the entire day until the demo derby starts at 7:30 p.m. "This … Read More

Recent Stories

Deceased Body Found Floating In Mississippi Near Columbia

Just after 9 a.m., a tugboat driver reported seeing a deceased male person floating in the middle of the Mississippi River a couple miles south of the Jefferson Barracks Bridge. The Columbia Volunteer Fire Department was dispatched. They brought two of their rescue boats to Luhr’s Landing. Joining the firefighters … Read More

email acc waterloo 13708371_1040349759346772_671847727757894093_o

Shelby Davalos Shows Her Appreciation To Waterloo PD

Local citizens continue to show their appreciation to the Waterloo Police Department. Young Shelby Davalos stopped by the WPD to say "Thank you" to the officers who serve the community. Shelby hand delivered a handmade card, cookies and a Deputy Peck stuffed animal (from the cartoon Sheriff Callie). Shelby is the … Read More

email valmeyer open house DSC_8005

Hiker Injured At Valmeyer’s Johnson Trail

(7 p.m.) The Valmeyer First Responders, Fire Department and the Monroe County Ambulance are heading to Valmeyer’s Salt Lick Trail. There is an injured person reported on the Johnson Trail, located on the bottom section by Rock City. The person is located about a mile into the trail and has a severely injured … Read More

Steinheimer Receives Six-Year Sentence

Crystal Steinheimer has been sentenced to serve six years of jail time during a court appearance today, July 14, at the Monroe County Courthouse. She was immediately taken away in handcuffs to being her term. Circuit Judge Dennis Doyle presided over the case. Doyle credited Steinheimer with 364 days of time … Read More

Family News


Jessica and Joshua Gregory of Hecker announce the birth of a son. Jagger Floyd Gregory was born Jan. 30, 2016, at St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis. He weighed 9 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20 3Ž4 … Read More

View all Family News