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Iron County man charged in rape

An area man is facing a felony charge after he allegedly raped a teenage girl at an area lake development after he found her passed out.Cecil Burrow, 60, of Ironton, is being charged with felony rape in the first degree after reportedly "knowingly having sexual intercourse with a teenaged girl who w

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-08-18 10:15:00

Taking the disc golf world by storm

Disc golf is an activity Jon and Sondra Kekec enjoy participating in – both as a couple and with their children.The two educators – Jon teaches music at Lincoln Intermediate in Farmington while Sondra is a chemistry teacher at North County High School – say the sport provides a perfect get-away for

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-08-19 10:30:00

Many area city leaders meet with EPA

Community leaders met with representatives from the Environmental Protection Agency over a two-day period this week in order to share information and feedback about EPA activities and opportunities in the area identified as the Big River Mine Tailings site, including representatives from Bonne Terre

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-08-19 11:00:00

Fatal accident Sunday morning in Ste. Genevieve, Mo.

STE. GENEVIEVE, Mo. – Missouri State Highway Patrol reports a one-vehicle fatal accident that happened around 2 a.m. Sunday morning at Highway 32, west of Beach Lane.

FOX2NOW.COM - 2018-08-19 17:13:46

1 hospitalized after crash on Highway B in Perry County, MO

A crash led to one injury and lane closures in Perry County, Missouri on Saturday, August 18.


Three pound pups and lots of kittens, cats need homes

To give owners the opportunity to claim them, dogs and cats are kept for seven days at the Park Hills and Farmington pounds; and five days at the Desloge and Leadwood pounds. After that, they are eligible for adoption or euthanasia. There are no adoption fees, but rescuers are required by the Missou

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-08-18 09:30:00

Two arrested in multi-state Walmart thefts

A Desloge officer arrested two men who are now being charged for their involvement in a multi-state scam and thefts at several Walmart stores.Florian Muntean, 36, and Mures Danila, 25, are each being charged with a class D felony of receiving stolen property.According to a probable cause statement,

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-08-18 10:00:00

3 vehicle deadly crash on Highway 25 in Cape Girardeau Co. MO

CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, MO (KFVS) -According to Missouri Highway Patrol Sgt. Clark Parrott, Troop E officers are at the scene of a three-vehicle deadly crash in southern Cape Girardeau County.It happened on Highway 25 near the Stoddard County line sometime around 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, August 19.Downlo

KFVS12 - 2018-08-19 08:30:00

4 injured in off-road crash in Reynolds County, MO

According to MSHP, around 11:10 a.m., Brian Maize was driving off road with three passengers, two adults and one juvenile.


Jackson board to hold public hearings on doggy day care, property-tax rates

The Jackson Board of Aldermen will hold two public hearings at Monday's regular meeting.On the agenda: one hearing to consider a special-use permit request for a doggy day care at 608 Rosamund St., and the second to consider proposed 2018 property-tax rates.The doggy day care requires a special-use

SOUTHEAST MISSOURIAN - 2018-08-20 05:00:00

Desloge 'use tax' down, not out

Although voters soundly rejected the city of Desloge’s proposed “use tax” in the Aug. 7 election, City Administrator Dan Bryan believes it will appear on a future ballot, but until then he hopes to help educate city residents in understanding what the measure is about and why it's something worth vo

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-08-18 10:45:00

Homes Recently Listed in the Park Hills Area

You'll love this inviting COZY all Brick 4 bedroom 2 story home with a large kitchen and attached dining room. The spacious living room boast the original hard wood floors, and newer windows. The remodeled master bedroom features tongue & groove pine walls, a vaulted ceiling, large master-bath and w


Madison County schools ready for classes

The 2018-19 school year begins today for Madison County schools. In preparation the two joined together to gather supplies for students who may need a little extra help with their back to school purchases.The Madison County Stuff the Bus program consists of both Fredericktown R-I and Marquand-Zion R


Fire displaces family, kills pets

“They had come in with a report of smoke showing from the home and there was a hydrant really close, so they pulled a line to the hydrant and were able to get it through the front door,” Pratte said. “We made a quick attack and were able to get the fire under control fairly quickly.”


County to set tax levies Aug. 21

In other words, since 5.6 percent of Missourians' personal income went to fund state government in 1981, then no more than 5.6 percent can be used to do so in future years unless revenues are specifically excluded by a vote of the people.


Wayne Co., MO sheriff's office warns of Medicare mail scam

GREENVILLE, MO (KFVS) -The Wayne County, Missouri Sheriff's Office said residents are getting letters saying Medicare is asking for DNA samples. The sheriff's office says this is a scam.Download the KFVS News app:iPhone|AndroidThe letter is also asking for a social security number and credit card in


Attorney general: No further investigation on complaint

The City of Park Hills received a letter from the Missouri Attorney General’s Office on Thursday regarding the recent complaint made by Park Hills Police Chief Bill Holloway citing corruption and/or illegal acts by Mayor Daniel Naucke. The letter indicated that no further investigation would be purs


34 sickened in Missouri salmonella outbreak

PERRYVILLE, Mo. (AP) – A southeast Missouri county is investigating a salmonella outbreak that has sickened 34 people.Salmonella- CDC imageThe cause hasn’t been determined. Perry County Health Department communicable disease coordinator Sheila Hahs says the agency began receiving worrying numbers of


New Cape clinic to help opioid addicts

Brightstone Medical LLC is seen at 36 Doctors' Park, suite 2, in Cape Girardeau.Fred LynchOrder this photoA new clinic in Cape Girardeau aims to help patients battling an opioid addiction.Brightstone Medical, a medication-assisted therapy clinic, opened Aug. 6 at 36 Doctors' Park, suite 2, according

SOUTHEAST MISSOURIAN - 2018-08-18 05:00:00

Reopening of City Lake Bridge questioned

"The opening in that bridge is fairly small compared to the rest of the creek and there's a big scour hole right underneath the bridge," Baer said. "If you ever noticed when you drove over it if you look down stream it's really shallow and you look up stream it's fairly shallow but right underneath,