U.S. Senator Josh Hawley Touring Tornado Damage in Mid-Missouri

U.S. Senator Josh Hawley will be visiting tornado damage in Mid-Missouri today (Saturday). Hawley will first stop at the City of Eldon Fire Department at 11 and then visit the Cole County Sheriff’s Department in Jefferson City this (Saturday) afternoon at 1. Hawley will be briefed by local officials and emergency responders.

Explosive Device Found In Cole County

A man is facing several felony charges of manufacturing and use of a dangerous weapon after an arrest by Cole County Deputies yesterday (Monday). Deputies say they were called to a house in the 800 block of the AC Exit yesterday (Monday) morning just after 8 for a report of someone making bombs and exploding […]

Judge Sets Bond For Darnell Gray’s Caregiver

A bond of one hundred thousand dollars is set by a Cole County Judge for the caregiver in the death of a four year old Jefferson City boy. Judge Jon Beetum set the bond for Quatavia Givens who has been charged with First Degree Child Abuse or Neglect resulting in the disappearance and death of […]

Cole County Deputies Save Woman’s Life

Cole County Deputies are to thank for saving a woman’s life last (Tuesday) night. According to the department they went to the 5400 block of Business 50 in Cole County for a possible overdose. Deputies report finding a 22 year old woman, not breathing and exhibiting signs of an opiate overdose. A deputy gave the […]

Cole County Murder Investigation After Shooting Early This Morning

A murder investigation is under way in Cole County after shooting early this (Friday) morning. Deputies responded to the 4500 block of Route E. around 3:49 this (Friday) morning. A person called 911 and said her and her husband had been shot and told them who shot them. Deputies say when they found the victims […]

Jefferson Man Arrested After Police Standoff

A Jefferson City man is in the Cole County Jail after a standoff with police yesterday (Thursday) morning. According to the Cole County Sheriff’s Department it happened at the 5000 block of Woodhaven Drive when a victim said that she was assaulted and the man had barricaded himself in the basement of the home with […]

Car Chase Ends In a Crash In Cole County

A high speed chase yesterday (Thursday) afternoon ends in Cole County with a crash. The Jefferson City Police Department were called in to help the Moniteau County Sheriff’s department to stop a vehicle for failing to yield for multiple hazardous driving complaints. The chase entered Cole County where the suspects vehicle side swiped another motorist […]

Eugene Man Dies In Cole County Accident

A thirty year old Eugene man is dead after an accident in Cole County early this (Saturday) morning. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports it happened around 12:30 on Highway 54 eastbound, three quarters of a mile east of Highway 17. Richard J. Lowry went off the road, hit the ground, became airborne, and overturned. Lowry […]

Sedalia Man Dies In Cole County Accident

A Sedalia man is dead after an accident in Cole County on Saturday night. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened when 21 year old Darius Patterson of Jefferson City tried to cross Highway 50 westbound at Lookout Trail and pulled out in front of 49 year old Michael Poindexter of Sedalia causing him […]

Cole County Judge Dismisses Case To Remove Medical Marijuana From November Ballot

A lawsuit seeking to remove the medical marijuana initiative form the November ballot in Missouri is now dismissed. Cole County Judge Patricia Joyce made her ruling yesterday (Friday). Brad Bradshaw a Springfield doctor and attorney had argued that New Approach Missouri unlawfully obtained signatures to get the measure on the ballot. Judge Joyce says the […]