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  1. Public meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Fairfield Ledger

    Jefferson County Board of Supervisors - Jefferson County Courthouse first-floor meeting room, 9 a.m.: swearing in of elected county officials; acknowledge Dec. 22 minutes; meet with county engineer; set date for public hearing on revisions to General Assistance Manual; make committee reports; public comments; allow claims and approve reports.


  2. Eye on Jefferson: County eyes noise control ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Peninsula Daily News

    The three Jefferson County commissioners will consider finalizing a noise control ordinance when they meet Monday. The meeting will begin at 9 a.m. in commissioners' chambers at the Jefferson County Courthouse, 1820 Jefferson St., Port Townsend.


  3. Courthouse undergoing renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Martinsburg Journal

    Keeping a historic landmark and government office looking its best can be tough, and according to Bill Polk, director of maintenance, renovating and preserving the Jefferson County courthouse is a time- and money-intensive effort. The main part of the Jefferson County courthouse, as it is today, was completed in 1836.


  4. Well-wishers see off retiring Jefferson County auditorRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Peninsula Daily News

    A retirement party for Jefferson County Auditor Donna Eldridge filled a conference room with about 30 people on hand to send her off after 20 years of service. Eldridge, 63, retired after serving as county auditor for five terms.


  5. Anheuser-Busch unveils $150 million expansion project at Arnold plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... facility expansion will happen thanks to an incentive program in collaboration with the City of Arnold and Jefferson County. The program is designed to encourage business recruitment and expansion and provides incentives for numerous industrial ...


  6. Anheuser-Busch to invest $150 million in Arnold facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Business Journal

    Anheuser-Busch will invest $150 million to expand its metal container facility in Arnold, Missouri, adding 70 jobs, the company announced Wednesday.


  7. Vehicle partially submerged in Big RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... ection says they do not know if anyone is inside the vehicle, which went into the river near the Washington/Jefferson county line. NewsChannel 5 has a crew on the way to the scene and will update this story as details become available.


  8. Ferguson officer settles teen's hogtie lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | News Tribune

    A Ferguson police officer has reached a confidential settlement with the mother of a Jefferson County teenager who was hogtied in his own driveway after a confrontation. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that former Jefferson County sheriff's deputy Justin Cosma and a second deputy were sued after a June 2010 incident in which a 12-year-old boy was thrown to the ground while walking to his mailbox at the end of his driveway.


  9. Jefferson Co. courthouse will undergo a $4.2M renovationRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... commissioner for precinct four, speaks with the media 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 ...


  10. Jefferson County settles lawsuit in hogtie caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office has settled a lawsuit that claimed two former deputies hogtied a 12-year-old boy. The two deputies reportedly approached the boy to ask him if he had been playing on the highway.


  11. Man shoots himself as police approach him at a fast food restaurant in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ST. LOUIS A man shot himself in the head as police approach his vehicle while he was sitting in his car at a fast food restaurant drive thru in Jefferson County. Officers were responding to a domestic disturbance in Imperial and while they were en route to the scene, they saw the suspect pull into a fast food restaurant drive thru.


  12. Jefferson County man killed in crashRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that Shane R. Ducote, 35, was traveling northbound on Old Highway 21, south of Judith Ridge Road, when he lost control of his 1999 Dodge Dakota and traveled off the right side of the roadway, down an embankment and struck several trees.


  13. Strange circumstances surrounding Festus houseaRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    An investigation is underway in one Jefferson County town after firefighters were called to the same home three times in one night. Strange circumstances surrounding Festus house fire An investigation is underway in one Jefferson County town after firefighters were called to the same home three times in one night.


  14. Lawsuit Settled Involving Ferguson Officer Who Allegedly Choked, Hog-Tied A 12-Year-OldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Switched

    The 2012 lawsuit alleged that Ferguson Police Officer Justin Cosma, who was then serving as a police officer in Jefferson County, Missouri, and his then-colleague Richard Carter approached the shirtless 12-year-old as the boy was checking his mailbox at the end of his driveway. "Unprovoked and without cause, the deputies grabbed [the boy], choked him around the neck and threw him to the ground," the lawsuit, which was filed by the victim's family, said.


  15. Jefferson County churches hit by thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Across Jefferson County, thieves have stolen copper from outdoor air conditioning units at 12 churches since November 1, costing them thousands of dollars. Hillside Presbyterian Church is one of two churches in the House Springs area that reported copper thefts in the last couple of days.


  16. Pevely joins growing list of cities making seat belt violations a primary offenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... 79 percent of Missourians buckle up, well below the national average of 86 percent, and the number for Jefferson County is even worse. The new ordnance means police officers can pull vehicles over for their occupants not wearing their seat belt. ...


  17. Christmas tree lightings ignite holiday spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | Http

    Christmas tree collage.jpg Oh, Christmas tree! Christmas trees ignite Beaumont's holiday spirit Jefferson County Judge Jeff Branick welcomed the community, along with county commissioners, and ... (more)


  18. Residents say neighbor's yard like car lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... long? Imagine a neighbor who leaves out multiple cars and for several years. That's what's happening in a Jefferson County neighborhood and the residents believe the county is turning a blind eye to the eyesore. So they contacted Five on Your Side's ...


  19. Sheriff: Brother fatally shoots sister in MissouriRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 29 | KCTV5

    Jefferson County Sheriff Glen Boyer says the 55-year-old victim called 911 on Sunday and said her brother was out of control before the call dropped. Deputies found the St. Louis woman dead in the driveway of a residence.


  20. Police investigating murder, attempted suicide in Jefferson CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. Police are investigating a murder and attempted suicide after a brother and a sister had an argument in Jefferson County.