Large Amount Of Debris At Mark Twain Lake

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Mark Twain Lake are warning boaters of a large amount of debris on the lake due to high water levels. The debris is creating hazards that are making some areas difficult to maneuver. The debris can also move and fluctuate throughout the day with wind patterns. Currently, Clarence […]

Law Enforcement Searching For Burglary Suspect

Law enforcement is asking for help locating a Moberly man wanted in relation to a burglary investigation out of Monroe County. On January 25, deputies began the investigation on Monroe County Road 1009. Subsequent searches revealed multiple items of stolen property. Officers are searching for 42 year old Shawn Reese. He may be driving a […]

NWS Urges Travelers To Change Plans For Sunday

The National Weather Service says confidence is increasing for a significant winter storm tomorrow [Sunday] which is reported to be one of the most popular travel days of the year. A winter storm will bring the potential for significant snow across northern Missouri. Strong gusty winds reaching 40 miles per hour are expected which will […]

Three Madison Teens Injured in Monroe County Accident

Three Madison teens are recovering from minor injuries after an accident in Monroe County last (Sunday) night. According to the highway patrol it happened on County Road 1033, four miles southwest of Madison when a 2000 Chevrolet S10 Blazer went off the road and overturned. 15 year old Hunter M. Dennis, and Paul K. Meals, […]

Paris Residents Named To Dean’s List at University of Missouri

Several students from Monroe County are on the College of Agriculture, Food and Natural Resources dean’s list at the University of Missouri for the spring semester. Those making include Brant Francis for plant sciences. Bailey Burnett, agriculture. And Halli Karr in agricultural education all are from Paris and achieved a cumulative GPA of 3.0 and […]

Law Enforcement Rescues Pig After Falling From Truck

The Monroe County Sheriff’s Office and the Missouri State Highway Patrol were on Highway 15, just south of Paris, for a pig wandering down the road at around 10:30 this morning. [Wednesday] Monroe Sheriff David Hoffman said when they arrived the pig was very overheated. Officers gave her water in a bucket and from a […]

Mexico Man Accused of Murder Appears in Monroe County Court

The Mexico man accused of murdering his girlfriend near Middle Grove in April is waiving a preliminary hearing. 51 year old James Addie was in a Monroe County Court with his attorneys yesterday (Tuesday) accused of first degree murder and armed criminal action in the shooting death of 35 year old Molly Watson of Huntsville. […]

Three Teens Injured in Monroe County Accident

Three teens are recovering from injuries after an accident in Monroe County over the weekend. The Missouri Highway Patrol reports it happened Saturday night just before midnight on Monroe County Road 595, six miles south of Monroe City. According to the accident report the driver of the car 16 year old Madison S. Hadley of […]

Paris Man Moderate Injuries In Monroe County Motorcycle Accident

A Paris man is recovering from moderate injuries after wrecking his motorcycle in Monroe County yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol 44 year old Brian W. Chase failed to see a vehicle stopping on US 24, one mile west of Holliday, lost control and overturned on the road. Chase was taken to […]