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 […]

Priest Guilty Of First Degree Murder

After approximately one and a half hours of deliberation, a Laclede County jury has found Martin Priest guilty of First Degree Murder today. [Thursday] Priest is convicted of the murder of 15 year old Tammy Sue Rothganger in Eldon on May 16, 1984. The trial began on Tuesday with the testimony of Priest’s nephew who […]

Eldon Murder Trial Continues

Day two of the trial of Martin Priest who is charged with Capitol Murder in the 1984 death of Tammy Rothganger in Eldon took place in Laclede County today. [Wednesday] David Nicholas, Priest’s nephew, testified today he was with Priest when Rothganger was killed. He said he and Priest picked up Rothganger at school and […]

Trial For Man Suspected In 1984 Murder Underway

The jury trial for Martin Priest who is charged with capitol murder for the death of 15 year old Tammy Rothganger in Eldon in 1984 is underway in Laclede County. In their opening statement, the prosecution said Martin Priest had an accomplice in the murder of Rothganger and that man would testify in the trial. […]

Lebanon Woman Seriously Injured in Osage County Accident

A one car accident in Osage County over night (Tuesday) causes serious injuries to a Lebanon Woman. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports it happened about 12:15 this (Tuesday) morning on US 50 just east of Route N when 37 year old Melissa A. May went off the road in her vehicle and struck an embankment. […]