Crawford County News

Scott joins coroner’s office as deputy

           The Crawford County Coroner’s office has a new deputy coroner, Amber Scott. Scott was officially hired in January of this year but began assisting with the office in the fall of last year.

New equipment received by MBSH EMS

                  Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital’s (MBSH) emergency medical services (EMS) works to provide the best emergent care to those in Sullivan and the surrounding communities.

County faces rock supply issue

           The Crawford County road districts will be struggling to maintain gravel roads until a source for rock can be located to provide the necessary materials. And the cost will most likely increase when it becomes available.

Commissioners approve $300k in ARPA funds to cities, hospital

          Each entity that requested funds from Crawford County in the first round of ARPA (American Rescue Plan Act) funding will get a portion of the money. After hearing presentations from several applicants, commissioners made the determination at the April 26 meeting to allocate the remainder of the first round of funding received last October. The majority of the second half of the ARPA funding, however, will be used to make improvements to county infrastructure.