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Three people hurt in wreck on I-55 south of Festus
Three area residents were injured this morning (Dec. 11) in a three-vehicle accident on I-55 at mile marker 172.4 south of Festus. One of those people – Jason W. Sherrill, 50, of Farmington – was seriously hurt, the Missouri State Highway Patrol reported.
Park Hills Man Dies In Crash After Medical Emergency
Samuel E. Thompson, 66, of Park Hills, died on December 3 following a medical emergency and crash on Route HH in Ste. Genevieve County, according to a report on the Missouri State Highway Patrol website.
Blue Jays Edge Hillsboro, Drop Close Dual With Farmington
A pair of dual meets for the Washington Blue Jays went down to the wire Tuesday at Farmington. Washington defeated Hillsboro, 42-39, but lost to the host school, 42-36. After an early win by pin and two forfeits, the Blue Jays hammered home four straight pin victories from 160-195 pounds to seal the
Area Couple Stole Taxi, Ending In Police Chase, Felony Charges
(DESLOGE, Mo.) – A Bonne Terre man and a Park Hills woman are facing several felony charges after a crime spree earlier this week. The Daily Journal reports Matthew Bailey, 30, and Karissa Mowery, 29, were charged with felony robbery, kidnapping, tampering with a motor vehicle and armed criminal act
'Horrible discovery': 7 children removed from feces-tracked home, parents arrested in St. Francois County
A Leadwood, Mo., couple are facing child endangerment charges after police who had been called to check on two children found wandering the street discovered the family's home was a mess of human waste and rotting trash.
University of Missouri extension plans several agriculture events
Upcoming events from the University of Missouri Extension:. Beef Artificial Insemination School, 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Jan. 18-19 at the Farmington sale barn. For more information, call Livestock Specialist Erin Larimore at 573-243-3581.
Missouri State Highway Patrol Arrests (Dec. 2-8)
The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported the following arrests in Ste. Genevieve County or involving county residents from December 2 through December 8:. Shawn C. Davis, 40, male, of Memphis, Tennessee, was arrested at 8:41 a.m. on December 4 in Ste. Genevieve County on a Ste. Genevieve County fa
Millie Ann Jokerst And Mia Nichole Jokerst
Jeff and Erin Jokerst of Ste. Genevieve announced the birth of their daughters, Mollie Ann and Mia Nichole, on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at Mercy Hospital Jefferson in Crystal City.
Unlikely hero helps family in time for the holidays
Two weeks before Christmas, a Saint Francois County paramedic is trying to restore the magic of the holidays for a family who lost their home in a fire. Deanna Gidden only had enough time to grab her 8-year-old daughter and her friend before escaping her burning home in the early morning of Dec. 2.
State taking over pipe bomb investigation
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Mo. — State officials are taking over the investigation into who left an apparent pipe bomb near a home in Washington County, Missouri. The device was found Monday in an empty lot near the intersection of Springtown Road and Vintage Road in the Springtown Village area. That’s just
State Fire Marshal’s Office investigating pipe bomb and arson in Washington County
WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO - The Washington County Sheriff’s Department is investigating the discovery of what appeared to be a live pipe bomb in an area where authorities were investigating a recent arson. The device was found in tree branches near the intersection of Springtown and Vintage Roads on Mon
Live pipe bomb found near Mineral Point, Missouri
WASHINGTON COUNTY, Mo. – The St. Louis Bomb Disposal Unit was in Mineral Point, Missouri for a report of a pipe bomb. Washington County Missouri Police say that an investigator with the Missouri Fire Marshal’s Office says they found a live pipe bomb. They are asking people to avoid the area near Spr
'I thought it was mud and it wasn't mud;' Neighbor astounded after finding children living in horrible conditions
LEADWOOD, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- A St. Francois County mother and father were charged with endangering the welfare of a child after police found two of their children wandering in the neighborhood with little clothing and no shoes on last month, and what they found in home was called a "horrible discover
1 injured in two-vehicle crash in Madison County, MO
MADISON COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - One person is injured following a two-vehicle crash in Madison County, MO on Monday, Dec. 10. According to the MSHP, a vehicle driven by Steven Herrmann, 58, of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, was slowing down on US 67 for a right turn, when a semi truck driven by Eric Weaver, 45
Five Tigers finish unblemished on the mat
FARMINGTON, Mo. — Five wrestlers went undefeated on Saturday as Carthage finished second in the Farmington Duals wrestling meet on Saturday. The Tigers, who won last year's event, went 4-1 in their duals to finish second in the tournament behind Farmington. Carthage lost its dual against Farmington
Area man faces felony charge
An area man is facing a felony charge after police say he attempted to entice a teenage girl to have sex with him. William Skaggs, 46, of rural Park Hills, is being charged with a felony of attempted enticement of a child.
Pound pups, cats need homes this holiday season
Three cats at the Desloge Pound; two dogs at the Park Hills Pound; seven dogs and eight cats at the Farmington Pound; three cats at the Bonne Terre Pound; and a cat at the Fredericktown Pound are seeking their owners or new homes where they can be loved and cared for.
Knights sweep own dual tourney
FARMINGTON – Kyle Crawford and Schmuke Branch went undefeated on Saturday to help Farmington sweep five opponents during its home wrestling duals tournament. Austin Wadlow (113) recorded a team-high three falls while going 4-1 for the Knights, including two within the first 38 seconds of action.
Sheriff’s office investigating possible live pipe bomb in Washington County, MO
WASHINGTON COUNTY, MO (KFVS) - The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is asking people to avoid the area where a possible live pipe bomb was found on Monday afternoon, December 10.
Missouri couple faces seven counts each of endangering welfare of child after police found their seven kids living in absolute squalor
LEADWOOD, MO (KCTV) -- A Missouri couple faces seven counts each of endangering the welfare of a child after police found their seven kids living in absolute squalor. Police in Leadwood, Missouri, about 50 miles southwest of St. Louis, say two of the children were found wandering outside in the cold