Tornadoes and Now Floods in SCC

Both rivers that border St. Charles County appear to be cresting.  The Missouri River at St. Charles has fallen just a bit.   At noon on Tuesday the Missouri at St. Charles was at 33.4 feet.   That’s down from the crest which was on Sunday at 33.8 feet. The Mississippi River in the West Alton area […]

Update on Westplex Tornado

The official total is now over 100 homes with major or heavy damage from Friday night’s EF3 tornado that swept through the Westplex.  There are at least an additional 100 homes with minor to moderate damage with the assessments still in progress.   The St. Charles County Sheriff’s Department and the MO State Highway Patrol […]

Westplex Tornado was an F3

The National Weather Service at Weldon Spring has confirmed that it was a tornado that hit St. Charles County Friday night.  NOAA staff ranked the twister as an F3. More than 100 homes have suffered major structural damage, making them uninhabitable.  There are at least 100 other homes with light to moderate damage.  Areas that […]

Major Storm Damage in The Westplex

The St Charles County Executive has declared a state of emergency. Dispatch centers and emergency responders have called in additional units and personnel. The Mobile Incident Command Center is at Central School Elementary off Central School Road  and St. Peters Howell Road. The Command Center opened at 8 AM Saturday morning for damage assessments. No […]

Rascals Drop 2 in 1

The Rascals visited Historic Bosse Field in Evansville for a doubleheader Wednesday afternoon, but came away with a pair of losses, handing River City its first series loss of the season. The Otters stole game one 7-2, and took the second 2-1. In game one, the Rascals got a run across in the top of […]

Help Out on Trail Work Day

Missouri was recent¬ly named “Best Trails State” in America by the American Trails organization. Help make a mark on a St. Charles County Park by participating in a Trail Work Day on Saturday, June 1, from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m., at Indian Camp Creek Park, 2679 Dietrich Rd. (off Highway 61 at the Farris […]

Winning Streak Continues

The Rascals achieved their longest winning streak of 2013 on Sunday in O’Fallon, making it four in a row as they completed their sweep of the Lake Erie Crushers in a 2-1 pitcher’s duel. The victory improves River City’s record to 7-2, keeping them atop the Western Division standings. Per usual, River City put runs […]