A large brush fire swept through a salvage yard and threatened multiple structures, including some homes, businesses, and farms on the north side of Interstate 44 between the Leasburg exit and Bourbon on Friday. Numerous fire agencies helped extinguish the blaze.
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A Bourbon man was killed in a two-vehicle crash on I-44 on Sunday, one mile east of St. James.
Rachel Shoemaker of Coldwell Banker Reeves shows off the October Book Buddy books the company recently donated to the Bourbon School library as part of Three Rivers Publishing’s Newspapers In Education program.
Former Bourbon fire chief Daniel Whatley has pleaded guilty and been sentenced for the 2020 incident that led to felony charges for assault of a police officer and resisting an arrest.
The Bourbon city council on October 18 approved a resolution to adopt the Crawford County Multijurisdictional Natural Hazard Mitigation plan, which allows cities to be prepared before a hazardous situation occurs so actions can be taken in the event of an emergency.