An apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound was the cause for a 911 rescue call Tuesday evening at a residence near DuBois, according to a news release from the Richardson County Sheriff’s...Read more
A single vehicle rollover accident injured two Richardson County men early Friday morning on a county road west of Salem.
A 2002 Lincoln LS, driven by 26-year-old Kalem Bennett of Falls...Read more
Falls City Police Officer Benjamin Stump was on duty early in the morning of Wednesday, July 19, 1899. A gunshot rang out striking Officer Stump in the forehead. He died...Read more
The homeroom class of Mrs. Karen Flynn at the Falls City Middle School was recently honored with a Certificate of Appreciation from the Fort Sam Houston Warrior and Family Support...Read more
Ten of the 25 Falls City Trap Team members paused for a photograph last Thursday during practice at the farm of team sponsor and shooting coach Dennis Chandler. The team,...Read more
A 21-year-old Falls City man escaped without serious injuries Thursday afternoon in Falls City, after a vehicle turned in front of the motorcycle he was operating.
According to the accident report...Read more
After what was described as a “good discussion” by one member, the City Council voted 5-3 to deny favorable comment regarding a liquor license request from SunMart when they met...Read more
During their March 18 meeting, the Richardson County Commissioners voted to enter into agreement with a St. Joseph, MO, firm for the preliminary design phase for a jail and law...Read more
Falls City Middle School physical education teacher and FC High Head Boys' Basketball Coach Don Hogue, photographed here during the Tigers' district championship game victory over Lincoln Christian two weeks...Read more
Click here for photo galleries of Sacred Heart's 1st and 2nd round games at the Class D-2 state tournament
Falls City Sacred Heart's quest to add a state basketball championship next...Read more
Austin Malone poured in 18 season-high points – 13 in the second half – Thursday morning to lead Falls City Sacred Heart Irish over Leyton 58-50 at Lincoln Southeast High...Read more
The Falls City Council will meet in regular session at 6 p.m. next Monday, March 17, in Chambers located at 2307 Barada St.
Several items appear on the agenda, most notably...Read more
The NSAA announced the official pairings for the Boys State Basketball Tournament next Thursday through Saturday, Mar. 13-15 in Lincoln.
In Class C-1, district champions, Falls City High, hot off their...Read more
Mediating, communicating and organizing are three things David Branch does well.
Those traits should prove beneficial for Branch, who began his new job Jan. 6 as Executive Director of the...Read more
Falls City High's and Falls City Sacred Heart's boys basketball teams both earned victories Thursday night in subdistricts and advanced to the district championship games of their respective classes.
The seventh-ranked...Read more
451 entries from art students from Falls City Public Schools, FC Sacred Heart and Humboldt-TR-S are currently on display in the Stalder Gallery in the Falls City Library & Arts...Read more
Eight members of the public and two media representatives were present for a public comment period hosted by the Richardson County Commissioners (Tuesday, Feb. 18, meeting) regarding the possibility of...Read more
A Saturday night single-car accident that sent two injured juveniles to the hospital remains under investigation, Falls City Police Chief Duane Armbruster said Monday.
FCPD and members of the Falls City...Read more
Kevin Burnison of SENDD met with the City Council during their Feb. 18 session and provided information that will lead to a second application for Downtown Revitalization grant funding.
Burnison said...Read more
Falls City Recreation will host its 15th annual pancake feed on Sunday, Feb. 23, in the commons area at Falls City High School.
A free will offering will be accepted....Read more
Sheriff Randy Houser met with the Richardson County Commissioners Tuesday, Feb. 11, and presented an agreement with the Lincoln/Lancaster County Child Advocacy Center, Inc., for the development of a satellite...Read more
Richardson County Court Judge Curtis Maschman set a bond of $200,000 in the case of a 37-year-old Salem man charged with first-degree sexual assault.
Anthony L. Barton was arrested at a...Read more
Journal Editor Jason Schock contributed to this report
Darwin Palmer isn’t light on conversation, just so long as he’s not the topic. But a quick scan of his office and one...Read more
Falls City businessman Bernard Burenheide Saturday night lost his fight with ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease, passing away at his home. He was 63.
A story detailing his battle...Read more
Duane Armbruster, a 32-year veteran of the Falls City Police Department, was appointed to the position last Monday during the City Council meeting after spending the last 16 years as...Read more
County Sheriff’s Office drug detection dog, recently gave an assist to Falls City Police.
On the evening of Jan. 17, FCPD officer Pat Stamper made a traffic stop near 7th and...Read more
(Forty years ago last Saturday, on Feb. 2, l973, a shootout at the north edge of Falls City left a l9-year-old St. Joseph, MO, youth dead after 35 minutes of...Read more
Steve Hoy last Thursday locks up for good. The family-owned and operated business started in 1922. They built at the current location at 1817 Harlan St. in 1937. Photo by...Read more
Raymond Finck, a prominent local farmer and civic leader, passed away Sunday night, Jan. 26, 2014 at his rural home north of Falls City. He was 79.
Mr. Finck was...Read more
The Falls City Area Jaycees, as they do each and every January, held the annual Distinguished Service Awards Ceremony and celebrated our community’s outstanding people of human service.
Like previous...Read more