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He killed a 9-year-old girl the same day his son was born. Now he's going to prison for 22 years

CLAYTON, Mo. - A man left the maternity ward and his own baby boy to fire shots that killed a 9-year-old Ferguson girl, Jamyla Bolden, in 2015, prosecutors said after the man pleaded guilty and was sentenced Friday. De'Eris Brown, 23, pleaded guilty in St. Louis County Circuit Court to second-degree

BOSTON HERALD - 2018-01-20 15:25:45

Glen Carbon man gets 12 years for robbing drug dealer of marijuana

EDWARDSVILLE - A judge has sentenced a Glen Carbon man to 12 years in prison after he pleaded guilty to robbing another man of marijuana. Arnez McCorkle, 18, of the first block of Cougar Drive was originally charged with armed robbery and unlawful possession of a weapon by a felon after he allegedl

TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-21 03:29:27

State seeks possession of 24 TVs confiscated from suspected drug house

EDWARDSVILLE - Authorities are attempting to take 24 flat-screen televisions recovered from home of a suspected drug dealer, charged with, among other crimes, criminal fortification of a residence. In a suit made public Friday, the Madison County State's Attorney's Office asked a judge to turn over

TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-20 18:01:13

Quiet neighborhood in Troy is center of investigation into drug-dealing, shooting death

It's a four-bedroom, four-bath house on the corner lot of a quiet neighborhood in Troy. But drug agents said in court documents that the home was a drug-trafficking headquarters and possibly connected to a fatal shooting. The investigation into the house on Cobblestone Court began in November when

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-20 19:10:00

Driven by opioids and EMS, fire departments see record calls in 2017

WOOD RIVER - With the new year comes a chance to reflect on statistics from the past year. For many local fire departments, that included a record number of calls received in 2017. Wood River, East Alton and Edwardsville, among others, all reported an increase in calls from the previous year. For th

TELEGRAPH - 2018-01-20 17:30:12

Workers plan to remove invasive Asian carp from Creve Coeur Lake

MARYLAND HEIGHTS Up to 50 people and 12 boats from different government agencies will work together to remove invasive Asian carp from Creve Coeur Lake. The project could start as soon as Sunday at the lake, which is in Creve Coeur Lake Memorial Park. Public access to the lake will be limited as wo

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2018-01-21 02:41:00

Man pleads guilty in death of 9-year-old Ferguson girl

CLAYTON, Mo. (AP) - The man accused of fatally shooting a 9-year-old Ferguson girl in 2015 has been sentenced to 22 years in prison after pleading guilty to second-degree murder and other charges. De'Eris Brown entered the plea Friday, three days before his trial was scheduled to begin. Jamyla Bolde

SEATTLE TIMES - 2018-01-19 19:02:38

Vacant Building Restored for New Businessn Burts Discount Autos

Pacific Missourian Editor A pair of brothers who entered the used auto sales business seven years ago when the housing slump ate into their dump truck hauling service have restored a flood-damaged structure in downtown Pacific. Brad and Ed Burt moved their auto sales business, Burts Discount Auto, t

WASHINGTON MISSOURIAN - 2018-01-20 23:32:31

Quantity of meth, paraphernalia confiscated

Nearly two ounce of methamphetamine, pills and drug paraphernalia at a southern Laurel residence landed six people in jail last week. A drug investigation sent Laurel Sheriff's officials to the residence on Paris Karr Road, 12 miles southwest of London, on Friday, Jan. 12. A search of the residence

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2018-01-19 15:58:00

Two arrested on sex charges in Laurel Co.

LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Two people were arrested on Thursday morning on sex charges in Laurel County. According to the Laurel County Sheriff's Office, the arrests occurred off Willie Cheek Road, approximately 10 miles east of London, after the Sheriff's office was informed of the wherabouts of a missin

WTVQ - 2018-01-19 18:35:52

Corbin man accused of contracting out murders attempting to have evidence thrown out

The federal trial of a Corbin man accused of attempting to pay to have four people, including Commonwealth's Attorney Allen Trimble and Whitley County Attorney Bob Hammons, killed, is scheduled to begin Tuesday, but a judge must decide whether or not prosecutors may use phone calls and a note to hel

THENEWSJOURNAL.NET - 2018-01-19 22:04:12

Corbin High School basketball staff investigating Snapchat video involving Redhound player

CORBIN, Ky. (WYMT) - Corbin High School and the school district are responding after a video was posted on social media, showing a student-athlete making a comment that is believed by some community members to be a racial slur. The video was posted Friday night on Facebook and Twitter by multiple p

WYMT.COM - 2018-01-21 03:05:00

$10,000 reward offered for serial robber wanted in London bank heist

LONDON, Ky. (WYMT) The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) coined him as "The Chameleon Bank Bandit", and they believe he is behind a robbery on October 13, in London. In a bulletin posted to FBI.gov say the heists started September 29 and the most recent occured January 5. They say he has robbed

WYMT.COM - 2018-01-19 21:49:00

Golden Alert issued for Somerset woman

SOMERSET, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Somerset Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing woman. She is 49-year-old Ruth Bowcock and police have issued a Golden Alert for her. They say Bowcock was last seen leaving on foot from 280 West Highway 80 in Somerset on Wednesday at aroun

WTVQ - 2018-01-19 14:11:11

City, county dealing with busted water pipes after sub-zero freeze

Brandon Colyer shovels snow from a sidewalk on East Mt. Vernon Street Tuesday afternoon during a major snowstorm that paralyzed Somerset and Pulaski County. Zero and below temperatures during January have caused water main breaks and froze hundreds of pipes in area homes.Chris Harris Temperatures l

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2018-01-19 12:15:00

Two charged for abuse of children

Last year marked a record year in arrests related to the endangerment and abuse of children and this year indicates the continuance of that trend with two people who allegedly mistreated young children. Although only a teen himself, 18-year-old Brett Eugene Hand of Lily is of legal age and is now fa

SENTINEL-ECHO.COM - 2018-01-19 16:04:00

Opelousas man, 2 others killed in boat explosion in Kentucky

Photo: Kentucky State Police CALVERT CITY, KY (AP) - An explosion on a docked tugboat in Kentucky killed three people and injured several others Friday, authorities said. Timothy L. Wright, age 52, of Calvert City, Kentucky, Jerome A. Smith, age 56, of Thibodaux, Louisiana, and Quentin J. Stewart,

KLFY.COM - 2018-01-19 23:15:08

Pollock prisoner pleads guilty to possessing knife

Here are mugshots received from Central Louisiana law enforcement agencies for the week of Jan. 8, 2018. A criminal charge is a formal accusation that someone has committed a crime. All those pictured are innocent until proven guilty. To view those held in Rapides Parish detention facilities, go to

ALEXANDRIA DAILY TOWN TALK - 2018-01-19 23:41:37

A festival for all things fishing

Capt. Steve Stubbe (right), of Mudfish Adventures located at Toldeo Bend, shows Ray Wood of Contraband Fly Casters of Lake Charles, a new model of a ten-weight fly rod called a short flyer. Stubbe said the rod is a one-piece fly rod that is more accurate and sensitive. "You get the same distance in

ALEXANDRIA DAILY TOWN TALK - 2018-01-21 05:08:48

T-Rak's: more than just a meat market

T-Rak's owner Josh Townsend (center) watches employee Molly McCoy (left) help customer Sara Riche with a quick lunch item. Townsend said T-Rak's dining area can sit 15 customers, but he does a brisk lunchtime take-out business. {Editor's Note: Avoyelles is known for its outstanding local food. To c

AVOYELLESTODAY.COM - 2018-01-20 10:00:00