Last updateThu, 24 Jul 2014 1pm


One arrested after search for drugs

On May 13, 2014 Officers of the South Central Drug Task Force, Phelps County Sheriff's Department and Rolla Police Department concluded a short-term narcotics investigation in Rolla.  As a result of the investigation, officers obtained and executed a search warrant in the 10000 block of County Road 2020 in Rolla, Missouri.

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Troop I to participate in Click It Or Ticket campaign

Captain Lee Ann H. Kenley, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that from May 19, 2014, through May 31, 2014, Troop I officers will be conducting a “Click It Or Ticket” enforcement operation in Phelps County.


 Troop I announces Memorial Day weekend enforcement operations

Captain Lee Ann H. Kenley, commanding officer of Troop I, announces that during the Memorial Day weekend, Troop I officers will once again be participating in special enforcement operations with the objective of reducing traffic crashes.


Use of food stamps rises in Phelps County

    The use of food stamps in Phelps County increased during the recession, assisting families in stretching their food dollars, contributing to local spending and helping spark a national debate about the future of the federal nutrition program.

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County may remove storage tanks

    During the week of May 1, Phelps County commissioners:
    • Heard the need to repair or removal of underground storage tanks at the Rolla Road Department facility. Commissioner Gary Hicks has been researching any available funding to assist in the project. He noted that he had contacted a local engineering firm with expertise in this area to obtain information needed to move forward.

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23 Patrol Employees Honored At Annual Awards Ceremony

Colonel Ron Replogle, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, would like to congratulate the 23 employees honored at the Patrol's annual awards and The MASTERS banquet recently. Held at the Holiday Inn Executive Center in Columbia, family, friends, and members of The MASTERS (Missouri Association of State Troopers Emergency Relief Society) gathered to honor the heroes of 2013.

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