Crawford County News

Man shoots at state trooper

           A Cadet man stands charged with six felonies after reportedly firing a handgun at a Missouri State Highway Patrol trooper on May 28 south of Steelville.

Crawford Electric director announces retirement                       

            Ken Crowder, of Sullivan, has announced that he will not seek re-election this year to the board of directors of Crawford Electric Cooperative after serving 21 years. Co-op members first elected Crowder to a three-year term as a District 1 director in 2001 and they re-elected him to the board six times.

Citizen complains about charges for GIS

• Others cite issues with roads, question ARPA allocations

            Several Crawford County citizens brought concerns to commissioners at their weekly meeting held on Tuesday, May 24. While one explanation seemed to satisfy the question, two others didn’t seem to receive answers they found satisfactory.

New Therapy & Wellness Center opens at Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital

            A year after breaking ground, Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital (MBSH) has completed construction on its new 13,000 square foot, state-of-the-art Therapy & Wellness Center with the Grand Opening held on Thursday, May 26. The Center is located adjacent to the hospital at 975 Mattox Drive and houses physical, occupational, and speech therapies for children and adults, as well as massage therapy services.