Crawford County News

Former presiding commissioner dies

    Former Presiding Commissioner in Crawford County Ed Worley passed away on Saturday, September 12 in his home. He was 81.

Commission approves UTV rally for Sept. 25

    Crawford County Commissioners have approved a side-by-side rally utilizing south-county roads for Saturday, September 25.
    The Midwest Backroad Rally for a Cure is an annual ride to benefit research through the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and is an ATV/SXS/UTV ride.

Crawford County will use ARPA funds

    Following a request for funds, Crawford County Commissioners agreed to apply to receive ARPA (American Rescue Plan Act) funds as part of the latest federal stimulus bill signed by President Joe Biden on March 11. The $1.9 trillion bill is intended to aid public health and economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Dillard Mill State Historic Site hosts public information meeting Oct. 2

Representatives from Missouri State Parks invite the public to attend an informational meeting at Dillard Mill State Historic Site on Saturday, Oct. 2. The meeting will begin at 12 p.m. at the mill.

Big early voting turnout launches Crawford Electric annual meeting

    More than 1,700 Crawford Electric members took the time to vote in the co-op’s annual director election in spite of the fact there were no contested races on the ballot. Only incumbent directors filed petitions to be reelected. Member votes created the quorum needed to conclude the required annual business in a virtual format on Wednesday, Sept. 15. There was no in-person member meeting again this year due to the ongoing pandemic.