Franklin County Sheriff's Department - Sobriety Checkpoints This Weekend

FRANKLIN COUNTY, Mo. - Deputies of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Office will be conducting sobriety checkpoints over the weekend of March 14-16th.

Funding to operate the sobriety checkpoints are being paid for via alcohol related grants provided by the Missouri Department of Transportation Highway Safety Division.

St. Peter's UCC To Hold Italian Dinner To Benefit Senior High Youth Group Feb. 9

New Haven, Mo. - St. Peter's UCC will holding an Italian Dinner on Sunday, February 9 with two seatings at 5 and 6:30 p.m.

The menu includes lasagna or spaghetti, garlic bread, side salad, desert, and beverage all for a free will offering that benefits the Senior High Youth Group.

Ameren Warns Of Nationwide Email Scam

St. Louis, Mo. - A rash of scams are using the Ameren name to dupe consumers nationwide into paying bogus energy bills. Scammers are sending spoofed emails that appear to be requests from Ameren asking recipients to pay unpaid utility bills.

Recipients also are being instructed to open a virus-infected attachment. Ameren has received calls from residents of several states, including Missouri and Illinois, who have been targeted in the scam. Other utilities throughout the country have reported experiencing a similar email scam.