Crawford County News

Relay for Life takes place at Recklein on Friday

The annual Crawford County Relay for Life event is set to kick off on Friday, June 7, at the Recklein Historic District. The event is scheduled to take place at Recklein Auditorium from 4:30 to 10:30 p.m., with a night full of good food, fun activities for the whole family, and a special luminaria ceremony to remember and honor those who have battled or are still battling cancer.

Rehabilitation Through Innovation program receives national award 

The National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) has recognized the Rehabilitation Through Innovation program conducted in the Crawford County Jail with its National Innovation Award. The program worked to bring entities and individuals together to tackle the workforce issue plaguing the counties in the Meramec Region and to better prepare prospective workers for employment. 

Crawford County Commission Notes: April 2019

Crawford County commissioners meet on Tuesdays at 9 a.m. at the county courthouse in Steelville. They did not convene a meeting on Tuesday, April 2 because of the Municipal Election, but the commission met each succeeding week to conduct business for the county, as follows: