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 […]

AG Schmitt Issues Alert Regarding Scam

Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt has issued a consumer alert about a potential scam targeting elderly and vulnerable citizens. Scammers have made the phone number appear to be coming from the U.S. Government or the U.S. District Court. The caller sounds like a child, pretending to be their grandchild who is currently being held in […]

Paris Woman Arrested Following Crash

A Paris woman was arrested after a vehicle crash four miles east of Moberly on U.S. 24 yesterday [Sunday] morning. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol 29 year old Kayla McQueen fell asleep at the wheel, ran off the left side of the road and struck a fence. She sustained minor injuries in the […]

Buckle Up Phone Down Reaches 10 Thousand Pledges

More than 10 thousand people have accepted the Buckle Up Phone Down Challenge since the program was created in 2017. The program is aimed at addressing the two most impactful actions a driver can take to prevent crashes, or survive if one occurs. According to the Missouri Department of Transportation and Missouri Coalition for Roadway […]

General Mills Voluntary Recall

General Mills announced a voluntary recall of five-pound bags of its Gold Medal Unbleached All Purpose Flour for the potential presence of E-Coli. The impacted bags have a use-by date of September 6, 2020. General Mills has not received any reports of confirmed illnesses related to this product. Consumers are asked to check their pantries […]

Moberly Police Arrest Two Found Sleeping In Car

Two people are in custody after a Moberly Police Officer found them asleep in a car at Fox Park at around 4:00 this morning. [Friday] When the officer approached the vehicle, he allegedly found Christina Simpson and Aaron Bowers. The officer say oxycodone was visible inside the vehicle, and an additional search revealed meth and […]

Moberly Man Arrested After Chase

Moberly Police arrested a man yesterday [Friday] morning after a chase in the area of Clark Street and Rollins. Luke O’Banion reportedly fled on a bicycle when an officer attempted to stop him. He later abandoned the bike a fled on foot. He was located under shrubs near the front porch of a residence. He […]

Medical Marijuana Licenses Expected To Be Granted By End Of 2019

The state of Missouri has received more than 2100 applications for businesses to run medical marijuana facilities. The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services reports that more than half of the applicants were seeking to operate one of the 192 dispensaries the state plans license. As of yesterday [Tuesday] the state has received 554 […]

Man Dies In Moberly Lawn Mowing Accident

A lawn mowing accident at the Heritage Hills Golf Course in Moberly has claimed the life of a 30 year old man. Authorities say Paul George was found unresponsive around 12:15 on Saturday afternoon near the back of the golf course. The Randolph County Coroner Don Barrett pronounced him dead at the scene.