Fatal Crash in Pike County Kills Bowling Green Man

A Bowling Green man has lost his life after a one car accident in Pike County yesterday (Tuesday). The Missouri Highway Patrol reports it happened just after midnight yesterday (Tuesday) on US Highway 54 West of US Highway 61. A vehicle began to slide on an ice covered bridge, left the road and overturned. The […]

Bowling Green Woman and Vandalia Man Injured in Pike County Accident

A Bowling Green woman has serious injuries after a 2 car accident in Pike County last (Thursday) night. According to the Highway Patrol it happened at Business Highway 54 at North 15th Street when a vehicle was stopped waiting to turn left onto and was hit from behind by another vehicle. The impact caused the […]

Tax Free Weekend Runs Through Sunday Several Counties Not Participating

The Missouri Back to School Sales Tax Holiday is set to begin. The holiday starts at 12:01 tomorrow (Friday) morning and will run through Sunday. No state tax will be charged on certain back to school purchases. Items include clothing with a taxable value of one hundred dollars or less. School supplies under fifty dollars. […]

Four Vandalia Residents Injured in Pike County Accident

Four Vandalia residents have  injuries after a one car accident in Pike County. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened late Monday night on Highway 54 East of Route E. A vehicle was going westbound went off the right side of the road and when the driver overcorrected it went off the left side […]

Five Hannibal Residents Arrested In Narcotics Investigation

Five Hannibal residents are facing drug charges after being arrested last (Monday) night during a drug raid. The Hannibal Police Department’s Anti Crime Enforcement Squad executed a search warrant in the 2400 block of Chestnut Street, and report finding methamphetamine, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. Those arrested 18 year old Daneva Cheadle, 20 year old Kyle […]

Two Vandalia Residents Injured in Police Pursuit

A police pursuit early yesterday (Sunday) morning in Pike County has left two Vandalia residents with injuries. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol 40 year old Mark A. Teague failed to yield to Vandalia Police while he was riding his motorcycle and a pursuit ensued. Teague attempted to make a right turn from Route V […]

Bowling Green Woman with Moderate Injuries After Pike County Accident

A Bowling Green woman has serious injuries after a two car accident in Pike County last (Tuesday) night. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol it happened around 8:30 on US-54 at Pike County Road 277. 24 year old Kelsey L. Stroup crossed the center line and hit the front left side of another vehicle. […]

Five Seriously Injured in Head on Collision

A head on collision in Pike County last (Monday) night has left with 5 people with serious injuries. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol it happened at Route UU at County Road 139 around 9:38, when one vehicle crossed the center line and hit another vehicle head on. Kenneth Bartley of Vandalia, Britanny A. […]

Pike County Murder Suspect Bond Reduced

Bond for the man accused of killing his stepson in Pike County is being reduced from 1 million dollars to five hundred thousand. Sixty one year old Michael Allan Black appeared in court yesterday (Wednesday) with his attorney. Black is charged with first degree murder and armed criminal action in the shooting death of 31 […]

Pike County Murder Suspect Arraignment

The Pike County man accused of killing his step son will be in court for an arraignment at 9 am on September 6th. 60 year old Micael Allan Black is charged with first degree murder and armed criminal action in the shooting death of 31 year old Alexander Koch. According to the probable cause statement […]