A Sturgeon home is a complete loss after a fire caused by a space heater plugged into an overloaded electrical socket. Fire officials report it happened on Tuesday night around 4, at a rental property next to Sturgeon’s Heuer’s Country Store. The woman who lived at the house was uninjured.
Three people are facing drug charges after an arrest conducted by the Hannibal Police Department and the Anti-Crime Enforcement Squad. According to police it was at a residence in the 400 Block of North 5th Street. A search warrant turned up a significant amount of Crystal Meth, as well as a large amount of cash, […]
Two suspects are being held in the Boone County Detention Center without bond after being charged with Conspiracy to Commit First Degree Murder. According to the Boone County Sheriff’s Office 19 year old Jared A. Bears, of Buckner and 20 year old Brian A. Kelley of Boone County are suspected of plotting to kill 2 […]
An audit of the village of Centertown is ongoing by Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway. The announcement was made yesterday (Tuesday). Centertown is located in western Cole County and has a population of under three hundred residents. The audit was requested by the town. Galloway is encouraging anyone with information related to the audit to […]
The Deer Harvest Numbers that started September 15th and ended on Monday (January 15th) are way up statewide. Audrain County Conservation Agent Norman Steelman says the total number of deer harvested statewide are two hundred eighty three thousand nine hundred forty deer. Steelman says the highest number of deer harvested in Audrain was 1908, Boone […]
One person is in the hospital after sustaining life threatening injuries in a Boone County car accident last (Tuesday) night. It happened in the area of Weymeyer Drive and the intersection of Brown Station Road. The cause of the crash has not been released.
An Osage Beach man was sentenced to 23 years in prison today in Callaway County Court on multiple counts of statutory rape. According to the Callaway Prosecutor, 56 year old Bobby Gilmore plead guilty to molesting a victim between the ages of 6 to 10, a second victim between the ages of 3 and 7 […]
Distracted driving remains one of the biggest issues the Missouri Highway Patrol sees on the road. Colonel Sandra Karsten Superintendent of the highway patrol says texting and driving is becoming a common thing. n-1-16-18-1 In 2017 the Missouri Highway Patrol responded to 927 fatal crashes.
Health Officials across the state are reminding people to be aware about the rise of the flu across Missouri. Sandra Hewlett Administrator of the Audrain County Health Department says Central Missouri is seeing three times the amount of Influenza A, they normally do. Hewlett reports in Audrain County in October there were only 2 cases […]
A Hallsville High School senior recently earned the MVP award during the cheerleaders trip to San Antonio to perform at the Alamo Bowl. Kaylee Betz was nominated by her cheer squad, and chosen by the host, World Strides, based on attributes of determination, character and sacrifice, while displaying a commitment to excellence. The cheer squad […]