Crawford County News
Back Tax Sale set for Monday
The Crawford County Annual Back Tax Sale will be held on Monday, August 25 at 10 a.m. on the courthouse steps. This sale date is set by state statute, and Missouri law governs the details connected to how the sale is conducted and the rights of both delinquent taxpayers and purchasers of the real estate sold at this auction.
School will start a week later than planned in Viburnum as a result of a fire in the preschool building over the weekend.
Numerous drug, other felony charges filed
Felony charges have been filed against the following people by the Prosecuting Attorney of Crawford County between July 22 and August 11:
Sisco wins and loses
• Sanders, Martin and Bell win Republican Primary
Crawford County voters on Tuesday voted the incumbent presiding commisioner back into office and the incumbent county clerk out of office just one day after he announced he would be resiging from the post anyway effective August 31.
Leathers to leave county clerk's office
Resignation takes effect at end of August
County Clerk Mardy Leathers announced Monday afternoon that he will leave his office at the end of August to take a job in the private sector. Leathers, one of two Republicans on Tuesday’s primary election ballot, told Three Rivers Publishing he plans to submit his formal letter of resignation by the end of the week, whether or not he is announced as the primary victor. He said his last day in office will be August 31.