Washington

Female Airlifted After Crossing Center Line Causing Two Car Crash

Pictured is what was left of the red Chevy Cavalier after firefighters were forced to extricate the female driver.

Updated: 11:53 p.m. MSHP releases names of both drivers.

Washington, Mo.  The Missouri State Highway Patrol has released the names of both individuals involved in Friday afternoon's accident on Highway 100.

Emily Price, 17-years-old from Stanton, Mo was the driver of the 1997 Red Chevrolet Cavalier and was airlifted to St. Louis Children's Hospital with serious injuries.  We initially reported Price had been airlifted to Barnes, which is what we were told.

Animals prohibited at Fair Parade, Parade Party, and Washington Fair

Washington, Mo. - The areas utilized for the annual Fair Parade and after parade party along with the entire fairgrounds during the Washington Town & Country Fair will be designated “Festival Districts” this year.

This means bringing animals of any type into these areas is prohibited.

On August 4, 2013 from 3:00 p.m. until conclusion the restricted area for the Fair Parade will be Front Street from High Street to Jefferson Street, Jefferson south from Front to 5th Street, 5th Street west to High Street, and High Street north to Front Street.

Hermann Area District Hospital Thrives With New Partnership

Mercy affiliation saving money and offering more physicians and services in Hermann

HERMANN, Mo. – Three months into the affiliation agreement, Hermann Area District Hospital and its patients are already experiencing the benefits of a partnership with Mercy.

Hermann Area District Hospital staff is receiving additional clinical training and administrative support. The hospital is seeing some financial benefits by participating in Mercy cost-savings programs. Most importantly, patients are receiving care close to home.

“The goal for Mercy and Hermann is to serve patients; to provide the best care as close to home as possible and return them home safely to their loved ones,” said Terri McLain, president of Mercy Hospital Washington.

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