Attempted Robbery At Columbia Mall

Columbia Police are investigating after an attempted armed robbery in the parking lot of J.C. Penny at Columbia Mall last night. CPD reports the 69 year old female victim was walking to her car when she was approached by a female who was demanding her purse. When the victim told her she did not have […]

Columbia Police Await Autopsy Results

Columbia Police are investigating A death in north Columbia. Police were called to the area of Brown Station Road and Leeway Drive around 3:00 yesterday afternoon, and a forensics unit was called in later to determine the cause of death. The deceased is a male, and was the only one in the home. The Police […]

Death Row Appeal

Attorneys for a death row inmate have asked the Supreme Court to halt the execution for 37 year old Mark Christeson, that is scheduled for this evening. He was convicted of the 1998 murders of Susan Brouk and her 12 year old daughter and 9 year old son Vichy. In the appeal, his attorneys cite […]

Missouri Boulevard Shut Down For Manhunt

The Jefferson City Police Department shut down part of Missouri Boulevard for a man hunt early this morning. Officers report they attempted a traffic stop near the 2800 block of Missouri Boulevard, when the suspect fled. He lost control of his vehicle, crashing at Missouri Boulevard and Stoneridge Parkway, where he fled on foot. He […]

Pike County Drug Bust

A search warrant in Pike County led to the discovery of methamphetamine and defaced weapons on Sunday. Sheriff Stephen Korte says the warrant was served at 419 South Cuivre Street in Bowling Green. The residence adjoins a park and walking trail. Deputies arrested 25 year old Trevor Traynor of Louisiana, Brandon Waite of Eolia and […]

Stover Woman Dies In Crash

A Stover woman died as a result of injuries sustained in a Morgan County traffic accident yesterday. [Monday] The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 62 year old Forrestine Holmes was traveling south bound and ran into a trailer being pulled by a Freightliner, driven by David Jantz as he was pulling out of a private […]

Mexico Fire

No one was injured in a house fire on Emmons Street in Mexico last night. [Sunday] Upon arrival, fire personnel found flames coming from an attic vent and beginning to burn through the wall in the front of the house. The fire was contained with the front wall suffering significant damage. The residents of the […]

Mexico School District New Superintendent Announced

The next superintendent of the Mexico School District is announced this (Monday) afternoon. It is Dr. Zachary Templeton who has been the Assistant Superintendent for the last 5 years. The position became open when current Superintendent Kevin Freeman announced he would be retiring from the district to take another job at the end of the […]

Jonesburg Man Seriously Injured

A Jonesburg man was seriously injured in a Lincoln County Crash on Saturday. The Missouri State Highway Patrol Crash Reports indicated 23 year old Brandon Pierson was a passenger in a vehicle driven by 26 year old Angelika Holman of Florissant. The vehicle traveled off the side of the road before hitting an embankment and […]

UM System to offer Help to Students

The University of Missouri has announced they will be offering support for students who could be affected by an executive order signed by President Donald Trump regarding changes to visas and entry to the United States. The UM System released a statement yesterday saying they will be working to make sure this does not effect […]