A Hallsville man is in serious condition after a car crash on U.S. 63 just south of Renick this afternoon. [Wednesday] The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports 39 year old Corey Skaggs crossed the median and collided with a vehicle driven by 89 year old Samantha Hill of Kirksville. Skaggs vehicle then traveled off the […]
Protesters against a Missouri bill that would ban abortion past 8 weeks of pregnancy temporarily interrupted debate today. [Friday] Dozens of abortion-rights supporters were instructed to leave the galleries after chanting “when you lie, people die”. The bill was approved by the house today, and is now headed to Governor Mike Parson, who is expected […]
The National Drug Take Back Event is continuing today (Saturday). In Boone County, Ashland, Hallsville and Centralia Police Departments will participate in the drug take back. As well as the Columbia Hickman and Rock Bridge High Schools. It starts from 10-1. In Mexico the Public Safety Department the drug take back will take place from […]
A Hallsville High School senior has been selected for the 2019 Missouri Scholars 100, a statewide program that honors 100 of the states top academic students in the graduating class. Samuel Lockwood was chosen based on a formula using the student’s grade point average and ACT or SAT score. Lockwood had to meet criteria of […]
Two men are now arrested after taking authorities on a chase in Boone County early this (Monday) morning. According to reports from ABC 17, two men were throwing drugs out of the window of a vehicle as Boone County Deputies were in pursuit toward Hallsville. The chase ended around 3 this (Monday) morning near the […]
Two people were arrested yesterday afternoon [Thursday] when members of the Audrain County Sheriff’s Office and the Missouri State Highway Patrol conducted a traffic stop and located drugs and a firearm. The Audrain County Sheriff’s Office says 34 year old Luke Jerozal of Jefferson City and 29 year old Amanda Smith of Hallsville were found […]
In school board elections from yesterday (Tuesday) Barrett L. Glascock and Steven G. Condron Jr. will serve terms on the Southern Boone County R-1 Board of Education. Hallsville voters elected Rebeca Hoskins and Bryan Wildenhain. Centralia School Board gets Brian P. Bostick and Nathan Chitwood. Stacia LaNae Wilson and Bryan A. Evans will serve on […]
Missouri Governor Mike Parson ordered flags to fly at half staff tomorrow [Thursday] to honor an Army Reserve Specialist killed in the line of duty in Kuwait on March 5. Jackson D. Johnson of Hillsboro was a Transportation Management Coordinator. He was killed when the vehicle he was in collided with another vehicle.
The Hallsville School District is responding to parents concerns over an investigation last week into alleged threats at the middle school. The district notified parents of the threat investigation from last week on Monday. Some parents voiced concern at the school board meeting on Monday night about not being notified in a timely manner. Superintendent […]
Parents in the Hallsville School District are now learning about a possible threat investigated last week. Hallsville Superintendent John Downs sent a letter to parents yesterday (Monday) saying that a middle school student made threats toward other students. After investigating, administrators determined there was no credible threat according to Downs.