Residents in Centralia will have their water and sewer rates increased starting today (Monday).
The Centralia Board of Alderman approved the increase during a meeting last week.
Centralia City Administrator Heather Russell says the rates are increasing by five percent.
Russell says residents will see the increase on the August first bill.
Celebration of life for 55 year old Bryan C. Schmidt of Centralia will be held 3 pm Saturday Dec. 4th at the Centralia High School Gymnasium. Visitation will be from 11 am until time of the service. Arrangements are under the direction of Oliver Funeral Home in Centralia.Continue Reading
Missouri Highway Patrol Reports Nine Fatalities Over Thanksgiving Holiday Nine fatalities are being reported by the Missouri Highway Patrol over the Thanksgiving Holiday this year. Troopers responded to 457 crashes with 114 injuries, 125 DWI’s an 72 drug arrests. The Thanksgiving holiday counting period started on Wednesday night at 6 and ran through 11:59 last…Continue Reading
Two Teens Arrested in Mexico for Tampering With a Motor Vehicle Two teens are facing charges in the 12th Circuit Court Juvenile Division after being found in a vehicle in Mexico they did not have permission to be in on Saturday. Mexico Public Safety conducted a traffic stop just before 4am on Saturday, November 27th…Continue Reading
Damage Reported to Railroad Underpass in Three Vehicle Accident in Mexico One person has minor injuries and a railroad underpass has minimal damage as a result of a 3 car accident in Mexico on Friday afternoon. According to Mexico Public Safety it happened in the 1500 block of East Liberty, when responding personnel found that…Continue Reading