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donated this 1880s stagecoach to Silver Dollar City
‘Journey’ Stagecoach Finds Its Way
Back Home to Silver Dollar City
Text and photo by Pat Lindsey
Back in the early days of Branson’s Silver Dollar City, the Herschend family purchased an authentic 1880 stagecoach for their Butterfield Stage Line in their theme park. Throughout the 1960s and 70s, children enjoyed taking stagecoach rides through Silver Dollar City, but the coach was eventually retired and presumed lost.
Florissant to Clarify Education
Centers Zoning Code Changes
By Carol Arnett
The Florissant City Council’s first September meeting included several items requiring council action and one public hearing about a request to amend the zoning code for clarification of a special use for educational development centers.
Rotary Club Loses Bid to Manage
The Florissant License Office
The Rotary Club of Florissant has recently lost the bid to manage the driver’s license and vehicle registration office located in Florissant. Rotary Club has managed the license office since 1994.
VFW Post 4105 Will Host Sept. 11
Service Honoring Fallen Comrades
The VFW Post 4105 will host a ceremony at 7:15 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 11, on the parking lot at 410 Rue St. Francois to reflect on the 15th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon by terrorist. Members from the American Legion Post 444 will be posting and retiring the colors for the ceremony.
Old Town Fall Festival Booth Rentals Offered
Old Town Partners are still accepting booth rentals for the 19th annual Florissant Old Town Fall Festival on Sunday, Oct. 9. Previous years’ attendance has been estimated at 35,000 people. The festival runs from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. on rue St. Francois in Old Town Florissant.
Florissant Police to Participate in 2016 National Night Out Oct. 4
The Florissant Police Dept. will participate in the 32nd Annual “National Night Out” (NNO) campaign which has been scheduled for Tuesday, Oct, 4.« Previous Entries