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Fulton man charged with assault and kidnapping after strangling a woman and threatening her life

FULTON, Mo. - Fulton police arrested a man Friday after officers responded to a report of a domestic disturbance in progress in the 300 block of East 10th Street. According to the probable cause statement, the victim told officers she had gotten into a heated argument with Ricky Coffelt and he stra


DESE releases 2017 MAP test results

The Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education recently released the 2017 district-level Missouri Assessment Program results. Third- through eighth-grade students take tests in English language arts and math. Fifth- and eighth-grade students receive end-of-course assessments in scienc

FULTON SUN - 2017-11-24 03:28:38

MU alumni seek tiger toys for tots in Callaway County

University of Missouri alumni in Callaway County are on the prowl for tiger toys to make the holiday season happier for needy children. The Callaway County Chapter of the Mizzou Alumni Association started collecting tiger toys to give away in 2001, and it has become somewhat of a tradition. The toys


Area man pleads down in abuse case

A Fulton man has pleaded guilty to reduced charges in an abuse investigation dating back to December 2015. Ronald Heck, 25, pleaded guilty this month to two counts of misdemeanor assault. He was sentenced to serve 15 days in the Callaway County Jail. He had been charged with two counts of felony har


Cases heard in Callaway County

The following cases were heard in the Callaway County Circuit Courts: Kurt Catron, 31, of Holts Summit, failed to appear in court, and a warrant was issued for his arrest. Thaddeus Phelps, 21, of Jefferson City, was sentenced to three years in prison for felony passing a bad check, four years in p


Man wanted in Callaway County sex abuse investigation

CALLAWAY COUNTY, Mo. - On Wednesday, the Callaway County Sheriff's Office said it was searching for a man accused of sex crimes against children. The Callaway County prosecuting attorney charged Christopher Laird with two counts of child molestation and one count of sodomy after a joint investigatio

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 03:25:53

Investigators say Carl DeBrodie case coming to a close; no timeline on arrests

FULTON, Mo. - It's been seven months since the death of Carl DeBrodie and as of now, no arrests have been made in the case. Investigators tell ABC 17 News they are getting closer to making an arrest but have no timeline they are able to tell us. Fulton police Chief Steve Myers told ABC 17's Debora

ABC17NEWS.COM - 2017-11-23 03:26:07

Holiday travelers expected to run into roadwork in Mid-Missouri

COLUMBIA, Mo. - Missouri Department of Transportation warns that holiday travelers are expected to run into roadwork across Mid-Missouri. MODOT is currently working to resurface I-70 from the Missouri River Bridge in Rocheport to the St. Charles Road exit in Columbia. Crews will also be working to


Trailer with 2 Harleys stolen in Spring: What the owner knows about the theft

SPRING, Texas - A Facebook post about the theft of a trailer carrying two Harley-Davidson motorcycles in Spring has gone viral. It includes surveillance video of the trailer being stolen Wednesday morning, around midnight. The two motorcycles were being stored in the trailer. KPRC2 spoke with Ell

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2017-11-22 23:40:58

Brian Wilson, Rick Springfield and More Stars React to the Death of David Cassidy

Hollywood is mourning the death of David Cassidy. The former Partridge Family star's rep confirmed to ET on Tuesday that he had died at age 67. Cassidy was rushed to a Florida hospital on Wednesday after suffering organ failure. "On behalf of the entire Cassidy family, it is with great sadness that


Sutherland Springs church shooter lied on background check to be security guard

HOUSTON - Devin Kelley, the man accused of murdering 26 people in a Sutherland Springs church earlier this month, failed to truthfully answer questions on the criminal background check he used to become an unarmed security guard at Schlitterbahn, New Braunfels, KPRC2 has learned. Channel 2 Investig


Realtor of the week: Reid passionate about meeting needs of her real estate clients

It does matter what agent you choose, for many reasons, such as dedication and passion. These are some of the attributes of Nathania Reid, a Realtor with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Gary Greene. "My goal in any transaction, large or small, is to help my clients achieve their goals and dream

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-24 15:16:00

Families run together during annual Thanksgiving morning YMCA Run Thru the Woods

Hoping to offset the likely heavy meal they would eat later in the day, scores of women, men and children participated in the 28th annual YMCA Run Thru the Woods early Thanksgiving morning. From 5-year-olds to 82-year-olds, entire families came out to run, walk and support each other. The race has b

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-23 19:23:00

Feeding the masses: a Kingwood 'Friendsgiving' feast

KINGWOOD - Turkey, ham, brisket, stuffing, corn, green beans -- it's all the fixings that you need for Thanksgiving, but in Kingwood, they're hosting a "Friendsgiving." "This happened as fast as the flood happened. We put it on Facebook and it just, oh man, it went crazy," Shelli Underwood, who hel

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2017-11-23 22:21:50

Stolen vehicle sparks early morning police chase

One man was arrested after a stolen vehicle sparked a Thursday morning police chase in northwest Houston. A patrol officer just before 4 a.m. spotted a vehicle with plates that came up as stolen, according to Houston police. When the driver refused to pull over and instead sped off, the officer foll

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-23 15:14:00

Humble ISD highlights energy efficiency, AVID program, super-staffers

Humble Independent School District once again was rewarded for energy efficiency through the CenterPoint Energy and CLEAResult SCORE program, announced Melissa Crizer, the district's energy manager. Humble ISD partners with CenterPoint Energy and CLEAResult to maximize energy efficiency in the distr


House in southern Lawrence heavily damaged after fire Thanksgiving morning

A fire in southern Lawrence on Thanksgiving morning heavily damaged a house. Sometime after 9 a.m. Thursday, neighbors said, a house at 2901 Atchison Circle caught fire. Firefighters responded just before 9:30 a.m. to the fire at the single-family, two-story residence. The fire appeared to have star

LJWORLD - 2017-11-23 10:39:30

Kansas teen dies after deer hit by another car smashes into hers

MEDICINE LODGE - A 19-year-old Kansas woman has died after a deer struck by another car on Thanksgiving Day became airborne and smashed into her car. The Kansas Highway Patrol says the victim was Gracie Burenheide of Attica. The accident happened about 6:15 p.m. Thursday in Barber County, near the O

LJWORLD - 2017-11-24 09:52:28

Annual LINK dinner gives all Lawrence residents a chance to enjoy Thanksgiving

As she prepared to dig into a piece of pecan pie early Thursday afternoon at the Lawrence Interdenominational Nutrition Kitchen's annual Thanksgiving dinner, Samantha Pettyjohn was thankful she didn't have to spend the holiday alone. "I served up some great food as a volunteer, and when my shift was

LJWORLD - 2017-11-23 16:31:15

KU English professor nabs major award for feminist fantasy novella 'The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe'

Kij Johnson would've been happy with just one industry award under her belt. But, after nabbing the World Fantasy Award - her second - earlier this month in San Antonio, she's not complaining. "I've been telling people that once you've won once, that's great, and anything after that is gravy. But I

LJWORLD - 2017-11-24 00:00:00