The Centralia Police Department arrested 4 people yesterday for drug charges. [Friday] According to the department, officers were called to the intersection of Highway 22 and Allen Street for suspicious activity. During the course of the investigation, police found packaged Methamphetamine, hypodermic needles, and tools consistent with unlawful entry into locked vehicles. 30 year old […]
Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley is defending a 241 year prison sentence for a man convicted as a 16 year old. Bobby Bostic was sentenced for 18 crimes, including robbery and kidnapping, as a juvenile. In a brief filed on Thursday, Hawley backed the sentence saying a 2010 Supreme Court ruling that outlawed life sentences […]
In sports: The Mizzou Men’s Basketball season came to an end last night after dropping their first game of the NCAA tournament to the Florida State Seminoles last night, 67 to 54. A disappointing first half haunted the Tigers as they fought to come back from a 42 to 20 deficit at the half. […]
Columbia Police are looking for a man wanted in relation to a domestic assault incident. Sean Hockley is charged with second degree domestic assault after allegedly choking and striking her. A second victim was also injured trying to help the woman. Hockley allegedly bit him multiple times.
A ribbon cutting was held at Pure Skin Body and Wellness in Mexico today. The owner, Leah Mayes and her employee Kaitlyn Qualls opened the business on February 21. Mayes said she grew up in Martinsburg so this area is very important to her and she wants to do a great job for the community.
A Jefferson City broadcaster will be inducted into the Missouri Broadcasters Association Hall of Fame in June. Bob Priddy is a historian, author and broadcast journalist. Priddy worked for Missourinet from it’s beginning in 1974 until his retirement in 2014. He has written 5 books, and is currently working on 2 more with ties to […]
A young bald eagle was killed after being hit by a semi truck on CC near Rowena in Audrain County Thursday night. According to Conservation Agent, Norman Steelman, the man who hit the eagle called to make him aware, and he recovered the remains. Today, [Friday] the bird was taken to the Mexico Middle School […]
Bayer is issuing a recall on some Alka-Seltzer Plus packages. The recall includes boxes sold at Wal-Mart, CVS, Walgreens and Kroger after February 9. The recalled items can identified by checking the Bayer logo located on the lower left corner on the front of the carton. If the logo has an orange or green background […]
The St. Louis Cardinals split a double header today. The Cardinals took down the Miami Marlins 4 to 2 after an outstanding performance by catcher Yadier Molina. Molina finished 9 innings in the match up with a single, a double and 2 homeruns, driving in 3 runs. The Cardinals lost to the Washington Nationals 4 […]
A Centralia man is in the Boone County Jail after being taken into custody for an alleged domestic assault. John Hinten is accused of slamming a woman’s head into a door numerous times. He also allegedly was in possession of methmaphetamine at the time of his arrest. He is being held on a 15 thousand […]