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Golembiewski Wants To Be Dismissed From Lawsuit

One of the 15 people who have filed a lawsuit against an area company has asked to be dismissed from the civil suit. This Monday, the law firm of Humphrey, Farrington and McClain filed a notice to dismiss their client Kathy Golembiewski against Copeland Scroll Compressors and other companies in the area that have been accused of negligently injuring multiple employee’s to … [Read More]

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Litton Found Pregnant In Laclede County Jail

The woman whose boyfriend was just found guilty of murdering her 3 year old toddler in 2012 and she herself still faces a trial for 1st degree murder now has something else to deal with, she’s pregnant. According to the Laclede County Sheriff Wayne Merritt, … [Read More]

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Crocker Elementary Named Purple Heart School

An area Elementary school has been recognized as the first ever Purple Heart Elementary school not only in the state, but in the entire United States. According to a report, the Crocker Elementary school was recognized by the Springfield chapter of the Purple … [Read More]


Highway Patrol To Inspect School Busses Statewide

The Missouri State Highway Patrol is about the start checking school buses as a part of their annual school bus fleet checks across the state. The inspections occur twice a year in the spring and the fall. Last year it was estimated that Highway Patrol check … [Read More]


Camden County Budget Public Hearing Friday

Residents who want to voice their opinion for the upcoming budget for Camden County will be able to do so tomorrow (Friday) at a public hearing being held at the county courthouse. The hearing will occur at 10AM in the 3rd floor conference room. The commission … [Read More]

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Stoutland Boil Order Lifted On HWY JJ

The City of Stoutland has lifted the Boil order that was in place since last week in the Laclede County public water district number 2 on Highway JJ. The order was enacted due to a water main break on the roadway. Residents no longer are required to boil their … [Read More]


Accident In Morgan County Sends 6 To The Hospital

An accident in Morgan County sends several people to the hospital Wednesday night. According to the Highway Patrol, 28 year old Mallory Mahon of Osborn was attempting to make a left turn in her 2015 Chrysler 200 when she failed to yield to a 2011 Ford E-350 … [Read More]


Lawmakers Vote To Not Get A Raise

State Lawmakers will not get that raise after all. According to reports, State senators decided today (Thursday) by a vote of 31 to 3 to block the pay increase for themselves and Governor Nixon following feedback from several residents. The house had voted … [Read More]


Osage Sheriff Appeals Decision, Won’t Step Down

The Osage County Sheriff Michael Dixon says he’s not stepping down and has filed for an appeal as allowed by law. Earlier this week the Missouri Department of Public Safety revoked his peace officer’s license after he pled guilty to charges in a case of … [Read More]

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Presley Found Guilty Of 1st Degree Murder

The trial of a man accused of murdering his girlfriend’s toddler has ended in a guilty verdict yesterday (Wednesday) in Cass County court. According to court documents, the jury found T.J. Presley guilty of 1st degree murder and child abuse in the death of 3 … [Read More]


Miller County Ready To Replace Bridges

The Miller County Commission is moving forward with plans to replace two bridges in the Lake area before MODOT is forced to close them due to deterioration. The commission met with the SKW Engineers and Don Schneiders construction company earlier last week to … [Read More]