July 4th

Public fireworks shows are safest way to enjoy July 4th fireworks

June 28, 2017 (STL.News) As Missourians prepare for Fourth of July celebrations, many will be thinking of the thrills that come with fireworks.  Few consider that across the nation July 4th is the busiest day of the year for fires; or that almost one-half of those fires are related to fireworks. The Division of Fire … Continue reading Public fireworks shows are safest way to enjoy July 4th fireworks

Celebrate Freedom the Independent Way – Don’t Drink and Drive

Don’t drive impaired; it’s not worth it – Don’t drink and drive! JEFFERSON CITY/June 27, 2017 (STL.News) – To assure that you only see the flashing lights of fireworks this Independence Day, and not those of a police car, be smart – don’t drive impaired. Local law enforcement will be especially watchful for impaired drivers … Continue reading Celebrate Freedom the Independent Way – Don’t Drink and Drive

MO Highway Patrol: Have A Safe July Fourth Weekend!

JEFFERSON CITY, MO/June 19, 2017 (STL.News) Colonel Sandra K. Karsten, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, is telling Missouri’s travelers it’s imperative they include safety in their plans for the upcoming July Fourth holiday.  Many people will travel somewhere to enjoy the many recreational opportunities in our state.  No matter what you plan for … Continue reading MO Highway Patrol: Have A Safe July Fourth Weekend!