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  1. Revenue clerk convicted of letting drivers skip car tag lines for $20Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    A former Jefferson County revenue clerk won't serve time behind bars after her conviction Tuesday on charges she took $20 to process car tags for people who didn't want to wait in long lines. Alisha Cole, 34, was sentenced by Jefferson County Circuit Judge Laura Petro to a suspended three-year sentence, which means Cole won't serve time in prison.

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  2. Jefferson Co. to include 'In God We Trust' in emblemRead the original story

    Monday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... Judge Jeff Branick talks with the Beaumont Enterprise after Monday afternoon's commissioners court. The Jefferson County commissioners court met Monday afternoon at the Jefferson County Courthouse. Photo taken Monday 7/7/14 Jake ...

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  3. Scammers claim to be IRS agents in phone schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Town and County Police warned the public Wednesday about a scam where the suspect claims to be an Internal Revenue Service agent, but the scam has also reached victims in Jefferson County. Secil Schodroski received an early morning call from a man who claimed to be from the IRS and told Schodroski she owed them a lot of money.

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  4. Various items taken from unlocked vehicles in FestusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    FESTUS, Mo. Several unlocked vehicles have been broken into in Festus, Missouri, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.

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  5. McCaskill Marks Anniversary of Freeing of Missouri SlavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... Missouri's history. In 1720, the arrival of 500 slaves to the areas presently known as St. Louis county and Jefferson county, marked the beginning of slavery in Missouri. Those slaves, who were brought to work in the lead mines in those counties, ...

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  6. Students arrested for burglarizing schoolsRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Students arrested for burglarizing schools Three students in Jefferson County have been busted for burglarizing schools.

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  7. Car crashes into home near FentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    According to police, the driver lost control of the car and crashed into the living room of a home at New Sugar Creek and Grandview in northern Jefferson County around 8:45 p.m. An elderly woman was at home when the crash occurred. Police said she was badly shaken but not injured.

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  8. New Emergency Radio System Helps First Responders In St. Charles CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Scanews.com

    ... funding. It's part of a broader, three-county approach to improve the region's response to major disasters. Jefferson County will upgrade to the new system by the end of January; St. Louis County also plans to improve its system.

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  9. Man killed in Franklin Co. raid wanted for stealing cars in several cities, countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Police said the suspect who was killed in a raid on a suspected car ring in Robertsville Wednesday was wanted for stealing cars in St. Louis City, Eureka, and Jefferson County. Authorities believe 29-year-old Michael Goelbel was among a group of people who broke into Dave Sinclair Ford in south St. Louis County on Christmas Day.

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  10. Jefferson County authorities searching for 2 men caught on camera stealing from local storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    JEFFERSON COUNTY The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office is searching for two men seen on surveillance video stealing from a local business. According to Sheriff Oliver "Glenn" Boyer, an employee of Bucheits, located in the 4500 block of Old Gravois Road, notified authorities of the theft on Monday around 3:10 p.m. When authorities arrived, they were told two pressure washers and a log splitter, which were chained to the front entrance of the store, were missing.

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  11. Police shoot 2 in Franklin Co. incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... says a multi-jurisdictional task force was investigating multiple vehicle thefts near the Franklin and Jefferson county line around 9:30 Wednesday night. Officers opened fire on the truck, hitting two men inside. A woman in the truck was not ... 1 comment

  12. Volunteers searching for lost Dalmatians nearaRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 11 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... home on December 29, 2014. If you've seen the dogs, please call the Dalmatian Club of Greater St. Louis or Jefferson County Animal Control at 636-797-5577. A reward is being offered for the return of the dogs and was made possible through pledges ...

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  13. 2 seriously injured in Jefferson County crash involving MoDOT vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... axima to rotate counterclockwise and come to rest in a ditch. Lisa Smith was airlifted to Mercy Hospital in Jefferson County. Rodley Smith was taken by Valle Ambulance to Mercy Hospital.

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  14. St. Louis County man sentenced for drug traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Paul E. Scheffler, 34, formerly of Arnold, was found on Jan. 14 in Jefferson County with more than 30 grams of methamphetamine. Scheffler pleaded guilty to felony drug trafficking and felony drug possession.

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  15. Buck Creek Wildlife Area Acquired in Jefferson CountyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 8 | Kansas City InfoZine

    ... of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism's (KDWPT) Public Land staff announced the addition of a wildlife area in Jefferson County. The recently-acquired, 840-acre area is approximately 6 miles northwest of Lawrence. Called Buck Creek Wildlife Area, it ...

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  16. Barnhart man killed in accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Barnhart man killed in accident A Barnhart man died Tuesday night in an accident in Jefferson County. Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1ByuSL2 Authorities say 51-year-old Kevin Frischman was driving a 2007 GMC Envoy along Highway 21 north of Heads Creek Road when he swerved to miss a slower moving vehicle.

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  17. Property tax bills coming dueRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Property taxes are due by month's end - well, actually by 4:30 p.m. Feb. 2 because the normal deadline of Jan. 31 falls on a Saturday this year - and property owners must pay the full amount before interest and penalty apply, said Allison Nathan Getz , Jefferson County's new tax assessor-collector.

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  18. Police Officer Realizes He's Been Caught on Live TV. His Reaction Is Priceless.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | TheBlaze.com

    It's as if that was what one St. Louis-area police officer was told once he realized he'd stepped into a live shot of a local Fox reporter covering an apartment fire. "As many as 15 fire departments respond to a fire at a senior living facility in Jefferson County," KTVI-TV's anchor said during the Monday newscast.

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  19. Property ransacked, vandalized at children'saRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Recreational league volunteers and players are devastated in Jefferson County after learning someone vandalized their property and left them with thousands of dollars worth of damage. Property ransacked, vandalized at children's ballpark Recreational league volunteers and players are devastated in Jefferson County after learning someone vandalized their property and left them with thousands of dollars worth of damage.

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  20. HanoverRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | The Madison Courier

    A new year calls for a fresh take on an old challenge - making a difference. Habitat for Humanity of Jefferson County is ready to take that charge.

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