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W.L. "Dub" Sturgeon

W. L. Dub Sturgeon, son of the late William Luther Sturgeon and Sylvia (Long) Sturgeon Sutton was born January 31, 1933 in Senath, and departed this life on November 16, 2017 at the age of 84. Dub married Kay Gifford on February 16, 1974. Survivors include: his wife: Kay Sturgeon of Kennett; one son


Jackson County Sheriff's Office investigating a homicide

SHOOTING.png Jackson County Sheriff's office is investigating a homicide. According to Captain Ricky Morales, the Diaz Police Department requested deputies help at a crash near the Diaz Scrap Yard. When deputies arrived, the man involved in the crash made a statement that raised suspicion. Morales s

KATV - 2017-11-19 10:39:07

Veteran comes back to New Madrid to give turkeys to dozens of families

A former New Madrid, Missouri graduate returned to his hometown to give back to the community. Ozell Graham searched his pockets and bought 75 turkeys from the Sikeston Walmart on Sunday morning on November 19. "I wanted to come back and support the community that has supported me over the years,"

KFVS12 - 2017-11-19 22:24:13

MoDOT to help area families with their Christmas wishes

Missouri Department of Transportation employees for three decades have helped grant Christmas wishes to Southeast Missouri families through the Christmas Angels program. This year's chili event will take place Thursday, December 7 and orders for chili are due by 4 p.m. on Tuesday, December 5. An ord


Flower bulbs planted with warm thoughts as winter knocks on door

Happy birthday to Gail Heisserer, Robert Bowman, Lana McAlister, Randy Spane, Sharon Long, Mikylia Daniel, Mary Helen Smith, Viola Trankler, Morgan Swinford, Brad Daugherty, Larry Pobst, Dusty Leggett, Lori Meyr, Robert Blattel, Tom Davenport, Tim Cannon, Tyler Qualls, Terry Lee, John Walker Jr., Ke

SOUTHEAST MISSOURIAN - 2017-11-19 06:00:00

Brighton's Holiday Glow makes the season bright

Members of the Brighton School of Ballet perform selections from the Nutcracker at the Brighton Holiday Glow Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017. Gillis Benedict/Livingston Daily None Upon arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Brighton Holiday Glow Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, the couple counted down to ligh

LIVINGSTON DAILY.COM - 2017-11-19 02:30:34

Brighton Police Dept. Gets Delivery of New SUVs

The Brighton Police Dept. has received delivery of two new police cars - both of them Ford Explorers. They will be replacement vehicles for Chevrolet Tahoes. Police Chief Rob Bradford tells WHMI that since the SUVs are slightly smaller and lighter than the truck-based Tahoes, they will get better

WHMI.COM - 2017-11-19 08:00:00

Police: Brighton Twp man 'destroyed prisoner partition,' climbed in front of patrol car

A Brighton Township man wanted on a bench warrant is facing new felony charges in connection with destruction of police property. Police said Burton Daniel Hawley, 21, was a passenger in a car stopped by Brighton Police about 2:30 a.m. Nov. 11. The driver was arrested for operating under the influe


Protest Planned At Hearing For Teen Convicted Of Sexual Assault

A peaceful protest will be held next month by community members speaking out against a teen who admitted to sexual assault, while hoping to encourage any other victims to come forward. The event will be held prior to a status conference for a Brighton Township teen that was accused of sexually ass

WHMI.COM - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

12-year-old boy dies in Highland Park fire, medical examiner confirms

HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. (WXYZ) - 6:18 a.m. 7 Action News has learned that the boy's sister has been transported to the hospital for smoke inhalation. 5:59 a.m. A 12-year-old boy died in a house fire in Highland Park early this morning, according to the Wayne County Medical Examiner. The fire happened

WXYZ - 2017-11-20 11:21:06

Boy killed in Highland Park house fire

HIGHLAND PARK, Mich. - A 12-year-old boy died after a house caught fire Monday morning in Highland Park. The home is in the 200 block of Connecticut Street. The fire started about 5 a.m. Someone ran across the street to a neighbor's home about 5:10 a.m., according to the Detroit Fire Department. T

CLICKONDETROIT.COM - 2017-11-20 11:26:29

Duluth Trading Company opens third Michigan store in Wixom Nov. 30

A Duluth Trading Company store. The Wixom location, 10900 Assembly Park Drive, will be the company's third location in Michigan and first in Oakland County. (photo provided) By Mark Cavitt, mcavitt@digitalfirstmedia.com,, @MarkCavitt on Twitter Duluth Trading Company is opening its first Oakland

DAILY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-20 05:00:00

Indecent exposure suspect leads Oakland County deputies on chase

LYON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) - Two law enforcement agencies are searching for a man accused of leading Oakland County Sheriff deputies on a chase Friday afternoon in Lyon Township. James William Sebastianelli, 53, allegedly would not stop when a deputy attempted to pull him over in the area of Napier

WXYZ - 2017-11-20 04:09:43

It's Family Reading Night At Hillsboro Public Library

In addition to the many books on display for kids and their parents to read, there were also activities to keep them busy, including rock painting, puzzles and board games. Librarian Shelley Kolb came up with a great idea for children who painted rocks. For those who like hiding rocks for others to

THEJOURNAL-NEWS.NET - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Child Advocacy Center Coming To Hillsboro In 2018

The recent starvation case in Jerseyville highlights the need, but it's a consistent under-the-surface problem that leads to future problems in our culture. The recently formed group (the first center opened in Jerseyville in July of 2017) is a 501(c)3, which means any contributions are tax deductib

THEJOURNAL-NEWS.NET - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Imagine Hillsboro Would Like Windows Decorated

Imagine Hillsboro is asking all businesses in town to participate in this year's window decorating contest. All windows must be decorated in any Storybook theme by Monday, Nov. 27. All photographs of windows will be posted at the end of the day. Voting will occur by "likes" on Imagine Hillsboro's Fa

THEJOURNAL-NEWS.NET - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

This Coonridge Column Is From Ken

I've taught theatre for some 40 years and therefore I know it's not cool to step out of character so forgive the intrusion of Ken Bradbury into the world of Freida Marie Crump. On this Thanksgiving week the temptation was simply too great, the opportunity too obvious. When I began writing the Coonri

THEJOURNAL-NEWS.NET - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

'Have Your Christmas Shopping Done?'

It's November, the month when our family celebrates six birthdays and at least two Thanksgiving dinners. Clocks are turned back an hour so darkness descends before the end of the work day. Supermarket ads tout lower prices on turkeys, canned pumpkin, pie crusts and cranberries. It's also the month w

THEJOURNAL-NEWS.NET - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Candidacy Petition Filing Period To Begin Nov. 27

Candidates circulating petitions for Montgomery County offices to be nominated or elected in the March 20 primary election are reminded that the filing period will be from Monday, Nov. 27, through Monday, Dec. 4. County offices to be nominated in the primary are the state's attorney for a two-year u

THEJOURNAL-NEWS.NET - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

They're Getting Free Turkeys In J-N Event

Four people won free turkeys in the popular Journal-News annual November event, The Great Turkey Hunt. Three names were drawn at random from those who found all 12 turkeys hidden in three consecutive issues of the newspaper: Brooke Cox of Witt, Delores Neathery of Hillsboro and Floyd Fenton of Irvin

THEJOURNAL-NEWS.NET - 2017-11-20 08:00:00