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Licking resident injured in Monday accident

LICKING, Mo. - A woman from Licking suffered moderate injuries Monday afternoon after the vehicle she was driving ran off-road and hit a tree. 33-year-old Sarah Tow was taken from the scene of the 12:25 pm accident to Texas County Memorial Hospital by ambulance. The accident happened around 12:25 pm

OZARKRADIONEWS.COM - 2018-03-20 07:47:19

Inmate formally charged after January escape

HOUSTON, Mo. - An inmate who walked away from his post at the correctional facility in Licking has been formally charged with escape. 41-year-old John Long was charged March 15 with escaping the South Central Correctional Facility in Licking. Online court records indicate Long was serving a six-year

OZARKRADIONEWS.COM - 2018-03-20 07:50:30

Wreck injures one near Highways AA, 17

A Bucyrus woman sustained moderate injuries Monday afternoon in a single-vehicle accident near Highways AA and 17 south of Success. Tpr. Jason Sentman said a northbound 2007 Dodge 2500 pickup driven by Donna J. Jackson, 61, swerved to avoid an animal in the roadway and ran off the right side of the

HOUSTONHERALD.COM - 2018-03-20 12:15:00

County deputies respond to calls

The officer observed no evidence that the home had been ransacked. The 28-year-old man who owns the residence searched inside and didn't notice anything missing. The deputy noted that a problem with the front door staying shut was identified. A deputy responded at about 4:15 a.m. March 7 after a 48-

HOUSTONHERALD.COM - 2018-03-19 18:36:00

Houston woman charged with felony assault

A Houston woman faces a felony assault charge after a police investigation last Thursday (March 15). Brandi K. Masters, 35, of 112 Spruce St., No. 4, in Houston, is charged with third-degree assault (a class E felony). According to a Houston police officer's report, the officer was dispatched at abo

HOUSTONHERALD.COM - 2018-03-19 20:03:00

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REMMONT.COM - 2018-03-20 21:47:12

At Salem R-80, safety is an issue dealt with on daily basis

With the recent incident at Margery Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, school safety has been thrust to the center of a national debate. While events such as this will bring attention to school safety for a period of time, safety is constantly on the minds of school administration an

THESALEMNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-03-20 16:00:00

SMDH: Flu numbers plummet from January

A drastic decrease in flu cases was reported during the regular meeting Tuesday of the Salem Memorial District Hospital board of directors. In January, 239 cases of flu were reported by the hospital, up from only 15 the previous year. This reflected a state-wide epidemic of the virus. The final coun

THESALEMNEWSONLINE.COM - 2018-03-21 01:25:00

Four arrested after Sunday search warrant in Birch Tree

EMINENCE, Mo. - The Shannon County Sheriff's Office says four people were arrested over the weekend after the serving of a search warrant in Birch Tree. The South-Central Drug Task Force, Shannon County Sheriff's Office, Oregon County Sheriff's Office, Missouri State Highway Patrol, and West Plains/


Bucyrus resident injured while attempting to avoid animal in road

SUCCESS, Mo. - A resident of Bucyrus suffered moderate injuries Monday after she swerved to miss an animal in the roadway, causing the vehicle to run off-road, hit a tree, and overturn. 61-year-old Donna Jackson was taken from the scene of the accident to Texas County Memorial Hospital by ambulance.

OZARKRADIONEWS.COM - 2018-03-20 07:48:10

Fish fry announced to support Houston team playing in OFL

A fish fry to raise funds for Houston students to play in the Ozarks Football League is 5-7:30 p.m. in the Houston High School cafeteria. Cost for a plate with all the fixings is $8 per person. To-go boxes are available. Advance tickets are available from coach Eric Sloan or Consider the Lilies Vint

HOUSTONHERALD.COM - 2018-03-20 13:16:00

Dixon, Mo. angler, 11, hooks Missouri-record, possible world record for a redhorse

DIXON, Mo. (Edited News Release) -- The Missouri Department of Conservation reports an angler, 11, from Dixon, Mo. not only hooked a state record but possibly a world record. Maverick Yoakum caught a river redhorse on Tavern Creek using a rod and reel. The new "pole and line" record river redhorse w


Four teens injured in Houston accident

Four teenagers were injured early Saturday in a single-vehicle crash south of Houston, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said. Tpr. Jason Sentman said an eastbound 2004 Nissan driven by Skye C. Marler, 18, of Licking, ran off the left side of the Ridge Road, struck an embankment and overturned. Ma


Willow Springs man killed after motorized bicycle malfunctions

WILLOW SPRINGS, Mo. - A Willow Springs man was killed Friday afternoon after the Highway Patrol says his motorized bicycle malfunctioned and ejected him from the vehicle. 46-year-old Pavel Nadtochayev was pronounced dead at the scene. The Highway Patrol says the accident happened at 12:20 pm Friday


Inmate charged with escape from state prison

A state inmate who walked away Jan. 25 from a prison at Licking was charged Thursday with escape. John T. Long, 41, who already is held in the Department of Corrections system outside of the county, was captured by a Licking city officer on Feb. 3 south of town. Authorities said Long was still weari


Cabool man facing felony drug charges

A Cabool man is charged with two drug-related felonies following an investigation by the Cabool Police Department and the Texas County Sheriff's Department. Tyler Marsh, 24, Cabool, is charged with possession of a controlled substance and first-degree endangering the welfare of a child. According to


Stephens resigns as Houston Middle School principal

Amber Stephens has resigned as Houston Middle School principal. Dr. Allen Moss, superintendent, said Stephens has accepted a position as elementary counselor and special education process coordinator at Licking Schools. Her resignation was accepted Tuesday night by the Houston school board and annou


Houston considering adding school resource officer

Long before recent shooting threats at Houston Schools, Dr. Allen Moss said safety on campus has been a priority. Plans for fencing around the elementary playground and 42 new doors for high school and middle school classrooms are among the changes already in place. But the situation - threats of vi


Highway 60 in Willow Springs to be reduced to one lane beginning Monday

WILLOW SPRINGS, Mo. - Highway 60 in Howell County will be reduced to one lane while Missouri Department of Transportation crews clean underneath guardrails. MoDOT officials say work will take place Monday, March 19 through Thursday, March 22 from 6 am to 4:30 pm daily, and will be taking place on e


Area woman arrested on drug charges

A Jefferson City woman was arrested on drug charges Monday near California. While on patrol, Moniteau County deputies saw a vehicle driving in circles on a public parking area, according to sheriff's department reports. The driver, Michelle Sitton, 48, of Jefferson City, was found to be impaired and