Troy, MO


Bowling Green woman facing methamphetamine charges after traffic stop in Pittsfield

PITTSFIELD, Ill. — A Bowling Green, Mo., woman is facing drug charges after the Pike County Sheriff’s Department conducted a traffic stop. A silver 2004 Jeep Cherokee was stopped on Washington Street in Pittsfield at 1:03 a.m. July 18. After an investigation, Jesika L. Denison, 32, was arrested on charges of unlawful possession of methamphetamine and unlawful possession of a controlled substance.

Teenage hiker dies after falling at St. Charles County park

ST. CHARLES COUNTY, Mo. (KMOV) - A teenager died at Klondike Park in St. Charles County Tuesday, EMS officials told News 4. Officers were called to park in Defiance around 12:30 p.m. Police tell News 4 that two teens were hiking in a restricted area near a cliff overlooking the Katy Trail and Missouri River when one of the teens, a 17-year-old boy, lost his footing and fell.
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New Melle Country Market Music Festival Sept. 10

New Melle Country Market is hosting the 2nd Annual New Melle Music Festival on September 10, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Last year the Festival had over 1000 visitors, and a bigger crowd is expected this year. The music will play in two sessions from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and then 2 to 6 p.m. and will feature Chris Lozano and the Coyote Band.

Marilyn G. France – Service 08/12/22 at 12 p.m.

Marilyn France of Dardenne Prairie, formerly of Farmington, died Tuesday at the age of 81. The funeral service will be Friday at noon at the C.Z. Boyer and Son Funeral Home in Desloge. Burial will be at the Parkview Cemetery in Farmington. Visitation for Marilyn France is Friday from 10...

O’Fallon firemen mow resident’s lawn at medical emergency

O’FALLON, Mo. – Crew members from the O’Fallon Fire Protection District were spotted last week mowing the lawn of a person who had a medical emergency. The O’Fallon Fire Protection District said in a Facebook post that the crew members were from station 4. Last week they were called to a medical emergency where crews […]

Beavers helping Calhoun County nature area

Beavers are helping the McCully Heritage Project, nearly 1,000 acres of hills and hollows nestled in Calhoun County just waiting for the public to traverse. Located on Illinois 100 at Crawford Creek Road outside of Kampsville, the 940-acre site is a nonprofit effort to provide environmental and cultural education, enjoyment and preservation. Founded by Howard and Eva McCully, the project and become a nonprofit in 1990. The couple owned a St. Louis area nursery and moved to Calhoun County in the 1970s, purchasing the first parcel of what would eventually become the location's 940 acres. They used their nursery experience to plant thousands of trees on the property, replacing crop and hay fields with trees.

Message from the Mayor

BOWLING GREEN, Mo. — Thanks to all who attended and supported National Night Out at the Bowling Green Municipal Park! There was a nice turnout, and the free food and drink were delicious. It was a great opportunity to meet our police, fire, correction officers, and other first responders for our fine city! Great job Chief Langley for organizing this evening and much appreciation to all the businesses who donated drinks, food, flags, and freebees. Our City Administrator, Board of Alderpersons, and your mayor hope this turns into a yearly event and even expands where our city’s various departments come to block or neighborhood parties and personally meet you citizens on a more personal level. Thanks also to our media outlets, Times, Tribune, KJFM, for promoting this as well!

In light of flooding, Spire says service disconnects won’t happen until end of next month

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) - In the wake of recent flooding, Spire says it is stepping up to help customers in the St. Louis and St. Charles area. Service disconnects will not happen until the end of September and users will not have to pay a fee to get their gas turned back on. Rebates are also available to help customers replace their natural gas appliances they might have lost in the flooding.

National Night Out 2022

Troy, Mo. - Lincoln County held its second-annual National Night Out on Aug. 4 in the parking lot of the Lincoln County Justice Center. Members of the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, Troy Police Department, Lincoln County Ambulance District and Lincoln County Fire Protection District #1 were on hand to greet the public for a family-friendly evening to promote safety and goodwill in the community.