As for the city of Union, it was established in 1825 and the court was met for the first time two years after. Franklin County has had four courthouses. The current one was built in 1923, as it replaced a log-cabin type of building that was built in 1849. In 1969, the courthouse was robbed as the criminals bombed parts of the place; it was renovated the following year.
|Union, MO's welcome sign|
|Front of the courthouse|
|Here's lookin' at you kid|
|You can come sit with me if you want, I don't mind|
Franklin County, MO Official website
15 S. Church, UNION, MO, 63084
Cake artist: Paul LeFlam