Salute To Veterans Airshow Canceled

The Salute to Veterans Air Show has decided to cancel the event after 30 years of Memorial Day Celebrations. The Salute to Veterans Organization announced the cancellation on Wednesday. The decision was made due to the unavailability of the Columbia Regional and Jefferson City Airports. In the announcement, the group says “it is with heavy […]

Cole Deputies Will Verify Sex Offender Compliance On Halloween

The Cole County Sheriff’s Office says they will be traveling throughout Jefferson City and Cole County on Halloween verifying that registered sex offenders are complying with Halloween restrictions. The law requires offenders to avoid all Halloween-related contact with children, remain inside the residence between 5pm and 10:30 pm unless required to be elsewhere for just […]

Jefferson City Woman Sentenced For Embezzling

A Jefferson City woman will spend one year and one day in federal prison for embezzling more than $65 thousand from her former employers. Forty-eight-year-old Laura Lynn Winge pleaded guilty to one count of bank fraud and one count of theft from an employee benefit plan in February. Winge worked as a bookkeeper for Turks […]

MoDOT Seeks Public Input On Bridge Work

The Missouri Department of Transportation is seeking feedback from the public on an upcoming preventative maintenance project of three bridges located in Callaway and Cole Counties. The bridges undergoing maintenance are the Callaway County Route AE bridge over Highway 54 and the Missouri 94 bridge over Little Tavern CReek. The West Main Street bridge over […]

One Injured In Jefferson City Roll Over Crash

One person was injured in a roll-over crash in the 800 block of 179 South in Jefferson City this morning. [Monday] Jefferson City Police report a Ford F-150 driven by 62 year old Tracy Hubbard of Centertown went off the right side of the roadway and down a grassy hill. The truck then struck several […]

Blunt Issues Statement On Cummings Passing

U.S. Senator Roy Blunt of Missouri has made a statement on the passing of United States Representative Elijah Cummings. Blunt says “Elijah Cummings was a good friend and a powerful advocate for what he believed. The last time I saw him, he thanked me again for working with his friend, Carla Hayden, the Librarian of […]

Columbia Police Ask For Help Locating Missing Woman

The Columbia Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating a woman last seen on October 8. Police say 28 year old Mengqi Elledge was last seen at her residence in the 2600 block of Eastwood Drive at 11:30 PM when she went to bed. Her husband reports she was gone when he woke […]

Givens Bonds Out Of Cole County Jail

A woman facing charges in the death of a 4 year old boy in Jefferson City was released from jail this morning. [Wednesday] Quatavia Givens is charged with one count of child abuse or neglect resulting in death in relation to the death of Darnell Gray last October. Cole County Circuit Judge Jon Beetem lowered […]

Week Six Friday Night Lights Scores

Week six of Friday night High school football is in the books. Here are some scores from around the area: Mexico fell to Centralia 13 to 10* Blair Oaks shut out Hallsville 35 to nothing* North Callaway took down Bowling Green 22 to 21* Harrisburg defeated Missouri Military Academy 56 to 26* Hannibal dominated Fulton […]

Farm Bureau Endorses Kehoe

The Missouri Farm Bureau’s State Political Action Committee announced today [Monday] they have voted to endorse Lieutenant Governor Mike Kehoe for re-election. The trustees for the Farm Bureau Federation State Political Action Committee report they selected Kehoe based on voting records and by seeking their positions on issues prior to voting on endorsements.