Wellsville Officer Loses Battle With Cancer

The City of Wellsville is mourning the passing of a police officer today. [Friday] The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office extended condolences to friends and family of David Hurst. Hurst passed away Thursday night at 10:42 pm after a lengthy battle with cancer.

MMA Baseball Is Back After Five Years

The Missouri Military Academy is bringing back their baseball team after 5 years. The Colonels will be led by Blayne Murphy, a science teacher at MMA. He has 10 years coaching experience at Bethany College and Hannibal-LaGrange University. The team will be competing against area schools including Monroe City High School, Community R-VI and New […]

Wellsville Man Injured After Jumping Out of Moving Vehicle

A Wellsville man has moderate injuries after jumping from a moving car in Pike County last (Monday) night. According to the Missouri Highway Patrol it happened on Highway H and Highway W around 6:35. A vehicle had lost it brakes and the passenger 51 year old Nathaniel R. Kinder jumped from the moving vehicle. Kinder […]

MoDot Advises Limited Travel

The National Weather Service has increased predicted snow accumulation to 8 to 12 inches for most of the listening area, and the Missouri Department of Transportation is warning people to stay off the roadways if at all possible. MoDot says the snow is expected to be heavy and snow being thrown from plows can be […]

IRS Will Issue Tax Refunds During Government Shut Down

The Internal Revenue Service plans to pay tax refunds in the coming weeks after the White House decided it is legally permissible to process tax returns during a government shut down today. [Monday] The United States Government has been partially shut down since December 22. Final decisions are still being worked out regarding how many […]

Diocese of Jefferson City Releases Names Of Priests Accused Of Abuse

Bishop W. Shawn McKnight of the Diocese of Jefferson City has released a list of 33 priests and religious brothers credibly accused of sexual abuse today. [Thursday] The list includes 3 priests from other dioceses that served in the Jefferson City Diocese , 5 members of a religious order and 25 priests from the Jefferson […]

Hawley Issues Scam Alert

Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley issued a a scam alert today [Thursday] warning Missourians about a new telephone scam. The Attorney General’s Office has received numerous complaints this week after being contacted by scammers claiming to represent the Social Security Administration. The caller claims the person’s social security benefits have been suspended and they need […]

Pump Failure Causes Water Outage Wellsville

The entire City of Wellsville is completely out of water this (Saturday) morning. According to Michael Roesner the Montgomery County Emergency Management Director pumps are down and it unknown when they will be fixed. Roesner once the pumps are fixed Wellsville will be under at least a 24 hour boil order.

Montgomery County Sheriff Warns About Weed Wax

The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public about a potent and potentially dangerous substance after an arrest on Tuesday. The department says Marijuana Wax Oil, sometimes called “Weed Wax” or “Butane Hash Oil” is a sticky, syrup like substance that is robust enough to hold it’s form on a flat surface after it’s […]