Pay Concern For Missouri Teachers

A survey presented to the State Board of Education last week indicates teacher pay is the primary reason teachers leave the profession. The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education surveyed more than 6500 administrators and teachers from around the state. The final report indicates 70 percent of teachers have seriously considered giving up teaching […]

Department Warns Some Missouri Wine Bottles Could Explode

The Missouri Department of Public Safety is warning consumers that six different types of bottled wine manufactured by Casa de Loco Winery in Eldon may pose a danger of exploding and should be immediately secured and not consumed. The Division of Alcohol and Tobacco Control says the products that should be handled with care include […]

School Custodian Charged With Sexual Misconduct

A custodian at Oak Ridge Intermediate School in Camdenton is charged with two counts of felony sexual misconduct involving a child. Thirty year old Jesse W. Devore of Sunrise Beach allegedly exposed his genitals to a child in a restroom at the school. Devore has been terminated from his position with the Camdenton School District. […]

Camden Deputy Seriously Injured Responding To Call

A Camden County deputy is in serious condition after he crashed his patrol car while responding to an emergency call yesterday evening. [Friday] The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 28 year old Casey Marks was respond to a call when 30 year old Danielle Borrett attempted to make a left turn from the right shoulder […]

Patrol Issues Update For Missing Boy

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is releasing update information regarding an endangered missing person advisory for 6 year old Braedence Christian Jones of Camdenton Jones is believed to be with his non-custodial mother 30 year old Aubrey Ferguson and 41 year old Woodrow Allen Ziegler who is not allowed contact with the child per court […]

One Injured In Camdenton Duplex Explosion

A woman sustained serious burns in a home explosion this morning [Monday] at 137 Illinois Street in Camdenton. Firefighters arrived on scene at 8:13AM and found the single story duplex heavily involved in fire. An adult female and a small child were in the residence at the time of the explosion but managed to escape […]

Camdenton Man Sentenced To 15 years For Child Porn

A Camdenton man who molested a 10 year old child was sentenced to 15 years in federal court today [Thursday] for receiving child pornography over the internet. According to the United States Attorney, the investigation into 52 year old Duffy Dean Woodman began in October of 2015. During a search of a Woodman’s residence detectives […]

Mid-County Fire Investigates Intentional Cover Fires

The Mid-County Fire Protection District is investigating 2 natural cover fires that were apparently intentionally set last night. [Thursday] Crews were dispatched at around 7:40 to a natural cover fire behind the Camdenton Wal-Mart on Highway 54. Approximately 3 acres of land were on fire and rapidly spreading. Crews cleared the scene at 9:20. At […]