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 […]

Louisiana Man Air Evacuated after Crash in Pike County

A Louisiana man has serious injuries after a 2 car crash in Pike County yesterday (Thursday) morning. The Highway Patrol reports it happened at 6:10 at US 54 east of Pike 272 when a car driven by 41 year old Travis L. Thurman pulled into the path of a vehicle driven by 32 year old […]

Champ Clark Bridge Bid Accepted

A bid to replace the Champ Clark Bridge in Pike County is accepted and comes in 2 million dollars less than what was projected. The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission accepted a bid of 60 million dollars from Massman Construction out of St. Louis last (Thursday) night. The bridge is aging as it was built […]

Pike County Teen Serious Injuries

A Pike County Teen is in serious condition after a 1 car accident. The Highway Patrol reports 18 year old Joseph M. Sloan was traveling north on Highway 79 around 12:30 this (Thursday) morning, when he went off the road and hit a tree. Sloan was taken by survival flight to the Mercy Hospital St. […]

Pike County Teen Seriously Injured in Accident

A Pike County Teen has serious injuries after a 1 car accident last (Wednesday) night. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol it happened on Pike County Road 292 when 18 year old Conner B. Betts lost control of his car going off the road and overturning several times. Betts was taken by survival flight […]

Mountain Lion in Pike County

The Missouri Department of Conservation has confirmed a mountain lion in Pike County, near Vandalia. Audrain County Conservation Agent, Norman Steelman says it is the 68th confirmed mountain lion in the state. The sighting occurred on a trail cam on January 7th, and was turned over to the department on January 13.

Pike County Drug Bust

A search warrant in Pike County led to the discovery of methamphetamine and defaced weapons on Sunday. Sheriff Stephen Korte says the warrant was served at 419 South Cuivre Street in Bowling Green. The residence adjoins a park and walking trail. Deputies arrested 25 year old Trevor Traynor of Louisiana, Brandon Waite of Eolia and […]