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Four From Bowling Green Injured In Crash Early Saturday Morning

Four From Bowling Green Injured In Crash Early Saturday Morning

Four Bowling Green youths and one from Center sustained injuries ranging from moderate to serious in a single-vehicle collision at about 6:15 a.m., on Saturday, July 26. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol, the accident occurred on Pike County Road 41, north of Highway 54. The report stated the 1989 Ford LTD, driven by 21-year-old […]

Numbers For Pike County Fair Appear Strong Again This Year

Numbers For Pike County Fair Appear Strong Again This Year

4-H/FFA Youth Fair Sale Nets Over $10,000 April M. Fronick • Editor • april@thepeoplestribune.com A week of fun and entertainment at the 2014 Pike County Fair culminated with the concerts on Saturday night featuring Heather Buchanan, the Brian Bax Band, Travis Gibson and country music star Clay Walker. Fair organizers feel confident the numbers are […]

Louisiana City Administrator Will Also Serve As Police Chief

Louisiana City Administrator Will Also Serve As Police Chief

At an executive session on July 21 the Louisiana City Council voted to approve appointment of Bob Jenne as Executive Police Chief additional to his current role as City Administrator. Mr. Jenne has extensive police chief experience and has previously held both positions concurrently for the city. We welcome Mr. Jenne to this renewed role […]

Deadline Near For Mail-In Absentee Ballots

Deadline Near For Mail-In Absentee Ballots

Wednesday, July 30 is the last day the Pike County Clerk’s office will mail absentee ballots for the Aug. 5 primary election. People who want to vote absentee can still do at the clerk’s office in Bowling Green. The office will be open the Saturday before the election from 8 a.m. to noon and on […]

Two Arrested For Burglary Of St. Clement Business

Two Arrested For Burglary Of St. Clement Business

The Pike County Sheriff’s Department has arrested two people in connection to theft at Johnny Diamonds in St. Clement last week. Sheriff Stephen Korte reports that on July 19, 2014, deputies were dispatched to the business for a reported burglary. Deputies watched surveillance video and initiated an investigation. Additional deputies were called in to assist […]

Louisiana Man Is Charged With Vehicle Theft, Drug Possession

Louisiana Man Is Charged With Vehicle Theft, Drug Possession

Sheriff’s Department Seeks Information Whereabouts Of Accomplice A Louisiana man is in custody and a woman is being sought in connection to the theft of a vehicle last week. The Pike County Sheriff’s Department reports that on Friday, July 18, a truck was reported stolen from a residence on Route YY near Louisiana. Sheriff Stephen […]

Pike County Taxing Entities Look To Fight Ameren Protest

Pike County Taxing Entities Look To Fight Ameren Protest

Local taxing entities stand to lose thousands of dollars if a protest by Ameren UE is successful. Ameren is currently protesting their 2013 real and personal property taxes. Pike County taxing groups are looking to join a suit with entities in the 19-county region that could be impacted. Cape Girardeau County is leading the charge. […]

County Market In Louisiana Plans Aug. 19 Opening

County Market In Louisiana Plans Aug. 19 Opening

County Market plans to open its $3 million store in Louisiana on Aug. 19. The opening will come with a band, a cookout and a ribbon cutting starting around 5 p.m. in the parking lot of the Twin Pike Shopping Center on Georgia Street. A spokesman for County Market’s parent company said Wednesday that the […]

EMHS Expands Parking Lot To Accommodate Greater Volume

EMHS Expands Parking Lot To Accommodate Greater Volume

Pike County Memorial Hospital Administrator Justin Selle said patients will have greater access to services at Eastern Missouri Health Services with the new expanded parking lot that was installed last week. “We have noticed that over the past year the number of patients served on the west side of the county at the Eastern Missouri […]

Clarksville Continues Long-Range Flood Protection Planning Efforts

Clarksville Continues Long-Range Flood Protection Planning Efforts

Clarksville remains determined to find a permanent solution to recurrent Mississippi River flooding. The Missouri State Emergency Management Agency is providing assistance as the city tries to come up with $3.5 million for a floodwall. The agency has not promised state funding, but did send a team to meet with city officials last week. Mayor […]

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