Lake Area Closings For 03/04 On KRMSRADIO.COM

CLOSINGSThe following schools are closed for today:


Crocker R-2

Iberia R-5

Morgan county R-1 (stover)

Morgan county R-2

Niangua R-5

Richland R-4

State Fair College at the Lake

Stoutland R-2

Warsaw R-9

The following Businesses or events are closed or cancelled:


Camden County Administration building is closed.  Judicial building will be having court today and the sheriff’s office is open.

Hope Lutheran No noon service and no women’s Bible study

Hurricane Deck Lions Club Bingo tonight

Osage Beach Senior Center

Versailles Nutrition Center

Waste Watchers by Laclede Industries Recycling Center

West side senior center

Winter Weather Advisory In The Lake Area

winter carA Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for the Lake area as winter weather once again starts to make its way into the region. According to the National Weather Service, we could see some Ice under the Snowfall

If there are any closings or cancellations, please send them to and we will update the list as they come in on our website, KRMSRADIO.COM.

Man Arrested On Possible Rape Charges

devaultA man from Brumley was arrested yesterday (Monday) by the Miller County Sheriff’s office on possible rape charges. According to the Miller County Sheriff’s office, Gary Devault has been taken into custody and charged with one count of rape and one count of sodomy, both in the 1st degree. The sensitivity in this case is due to the fact that female involved is a juvenile who had to be transported by ambulance to an area hospital following a contact to police deputies. The Sheriff was made aware of the incident thanks to the help of the Osage Beach Police department as well as the Kids Harbor organization.

Camden Assessor Will Retire This Month

whitworthIt’s been 18 years since Camden County Assessor Eddie Whitworth took the reigns of the assessor’s position. A lot has happened since then, including the growth of the Lake and the 1st class county designation for Camden County. He’s seen it all and now he’s ready to see it in a different light, retirement. Whitworth wants to spend more time with family and friends and will officially leave the courthouse one last time on March 7th. The County Commission is planning to appoint an interim assessor until the Governor can appoint someone to take over in September of 2017.

Woman Arrested As Methamphetamine Discovered While Giving Birth

arrestThere are some new developments in the story we reported on last week regarding the arrest of 38 year old Jeremy White of Crocker on four counts of felony child abuse and endangering the welfare of a child. Now the mother in the case, 35 year old Rachel Valencia has also been arrested. Valencia tested positive for methamphetamine while giving birth to a child. The infant has been removed from the mother’s custody along with the four other children that were found in a home that can only be described as disgusting and unsafe. Drug charges against both White and Valencia are also pending.

FLW Meeting Brings 2000 Residents Together

FortLeonardWoodOver two thousand people were in attendance for last night’s (mon) listening session at Fort Leonard Wood. Area residents along with community and political leaders were on hand to voice their opposition to the proposed job cuts being considered by the army. As many as 5,400 military and civilian jobs could end up being cut which many believe would devastate the area economy. All comments from last night’s listening session will be submitted to the pentagon; however no time frame has been set as to when any official decision will be made regarding the proposed cuts.

Osage Beach PD Weekly Report On KRMSRADIO.COM

osage beach policeSix people have been arrested over the past week by the Osage Beach police department. According to the department’s weekly arrest report, 23 year old David Clark of imperial was arrested on warrants for domestic assault and failure to appear on a charge of stealing. Three people, 20 year old Dorthea Estrada of Linn Creek, 25 year old Rosetta Graves of Lebanon and 63 year old Sandra Rezvani of Eldon were picked up for shoplifting at Wal-Mart. 23 year old Zachery Hedrick of Osage Beach was arrested on a warrant for failure to appear while 24 year old Chelsy Dudley of Osage Beach was picked up for driving while revoked.