The Daily Journal office will be closed Monday for the holiday. Due to the Post Office being closed, the newspaper will be delivered with the Tuesday newspaper on Tuesday.
On Wednesday morning, law enforcement officers took turns running in the Special Olympics Torch Run along US 67 in St. Francois County from the Madison County line to the Jefferson County line.
Last week, Deputy Gary Carver of the St. Francois County Sheriff's Department handed out DARE certificates to his final group of graduating students as his decades-long career has come to an end.
He’s somewhat of a local celebrity and often recognized around the county. Kids run up to hug him. Parents tell him what a difference he’s made.
Legislation proposed by Florida lawmakers for a special session in the upcoming week to reform the state’s property insurance market would create a $2 billion reinsurance fund for insurers to get insurance that insulates them from risk. Four bills filed…
The 98th Mineral Area College Commencement saw about 220 students awarded associate degrees before a full house of family, friends, MAC administrators and instructors, as well as alumni and current students who gathered on a sunny Saturday morning in the…
Fred Ward, a veteran actor known for his work in "The Right Stuff," "Tremors" and many other films, died May 8 at age 79, according to his publicist.
In light of formula shortages, the St. Francois County Health Center's (SFCHC) WIC Facebook page put out a notice on April 30 urging parents not to use homemade formula or unpasteurized and or untested breast milk for infants and children.
A 6-year-old boy's mom says he was left badly burned after a bully soaked a ball in gas, lit it on fire and hurled it at him. Police are investigating.