CHARLESTON - An East Prairie man who led law enforcement officers on a chase, traveling at more than 100 miles per hour, isn't going any where now. Harold Matheney, 36, is in custody on charges of resisting arrest following... >>
KENNETT (SMNS) -- There will be no trial for Shawn Morgan, the Senath man, accused of murdering 3-year-old BreeAnn Rodriguez. Morgan pled guilty Monday to first degree murder, armed criminal action, and child kidnapping. He... >>
firstname.lastname@example.org DEXTER -- For the sixth time in seven seasons, the Scott County Central Braves are headed back to Columbia. The Braves (24-5) defeated Niangua Saturday afternoon 64-39 at the Bearcat Event Center... >>
HILLSBORO -- For the second year in a row the Charleston Bluejays fell to College Prep at Madison during the Class 3 quarterfinal round. The Bluejays lost 66-60 at Jefferson College in Hillsboro to end their season. Madison... >>
By COREY NOLES SEMO News Service BLOOMFIELD -- Seats were put in place for 40 people Saturday morning for the unveiling of a monument honoring the U.S. Navy Seabees at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery at... >>
Man arrested following high speed chase
CHARLESTON - An East Prairie man who led law enforcement officers on a chase, traveling at more than 100 miles per hour, isn't going any where now. Harold Matheney, 36, is in custody on charges of resisting arrest following his arrest. According to Charleston Department of Public Safety Director Robert Hearnes, an officer attempted to to stop a vehicle at about 10:30 p.m. Saturday on South Elm Street in Charleston...
Property taxes on farmland set to rise next year
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Missouri farmers will get a larger property tax bill next year under a plan state lawmakers are allowing to take effect. Property taxes paid for Missouri farms are based on the land's productive value rather than its market value. ...
10 Things to Know for Today
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. MAN WITH STOLEN PASSPORT ON JET WAS ASYLUM SEEKER One of the two men traveling on a missing Malaysia Airlines jet with a stolen passport was a 19-year-old Iranian man believed to be trying to migrate to Germany, and had no terror links...
Man gets life sentences in child's murder
KENNETT (SMNS) -- There will be no trial for Shawn Morgan, the Senath man, accused of murdering 3-year-old BreeAnn Rodriguez. Morgan pled guilty Monday to first degree murder, armed criminal action, and child kidnapping. He will receive two life sentences with no parole, plus 10 years on the armed criminal action count. The sentences will run concurrently...
Local weather forecast
Increasing clouds tonight with a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8 p.m. and 2 a.m., then a chance of showers after 2 a.m. with a low around 40. There will be a south southwest wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Wednesday will be cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 8 a.m. ...
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