Festus re-elects Sam Richards as mayor

(Festus) Current Festus Mayor Sam Richard has been re-elected to serve another four-year term. Richards defeated challenger and current Festus City Councilman Robert “Bobby” Venz in Tuesday’s municipal general election. Richards says credits the great job the city employees are doing. as well as the current council for his win for a new term.

Mayor Richards received 758 votes while Bobby Venz had 374.