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Sodomy charges filed in unrelated cases

Two area men are facing sodomy charges stemming from unrelated cases. Michael E. Patterson, 68, of Farmington, is being charged with felony statutory sodomy in the first degree. According to court documents, a report was made with the Farmington Police Department on Nov. 3 regarding Patterson alleg

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-03-21 10:15:00

Sullivan Police Department Weekly Arrest Report

The Sullivan Police Department made 14 arrests for the week of March 12 through March 18 in the City of Sullivan. This week's arrests were: Mar. 12: Damon L. Henderson, 33, Bourbon, was arrested on a Franklin County warrant for non support, bond $5,000. Henderson was held in the Sullivan Jail. Mar.

MYSULLIVANNEWS.COM - 2018-03-21 13:59:30

Union Police searching for suspect in connection with car wash b - KMOV.com

Union Police officers are searching for the suspect in connection with a report of a burglary that occurred at the Shell Car Wash storage area.(Credit: Union Police) Creve Coeur police investigating 2 jewelry store thefts within 24 hoursCreve Coeur police investigating 2 jewelry store thefts within

KMOV - 2018-03-20 18:36:00

Student in custody after bomb threat at Northwest HS

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Mo. - An 18-year-old student is in custody after a bomb threat caused an evacuation at Northwest High School in Cedar Hill Wednesday afternoon. K-9 units are still on scene searching the school. This is a developing story and will be updated as 5 On Your Side receives more informat

KSDK - 2018-03-21 20:18:00

Early morning fire destroys business

An area business location was destroyed after a fire broke out in the early morning hours Monday, burning it to the ground. Fire departments from several counties were called to assist after a second alarm was struck. Potosi Fire Chief Roger Lachance said they were called to Coleman's Repair Shop at


Two sent to prison for role in area meth ring

A Red Bud man and a Lenzburg woman were both sentenced last week to federal prison for their roles in an area methamphetamine ring. Jeremy J. Humphries, 33, of Red Bud, and Mandy L. Hagen, 30, of Lenzburg, previously pled guilty to one count each of conspiracy to distribute more than 50 grams of met

REPUBLICTIMES.NET - 2018-03-20 01:25:00

Threat prompts evacuation of Jefferson County high school - KMOV.com

Threat prompts evacuation of Jefferson County high schoolThreat prompts evacuation of Jefferson County high school Updated: Wednesday, March 21 2018 2:21 PM EDT2018-03-21 18:21:33 GMT A threat prompted the evacuation of a Jefferson County high school Wednesday. Students and teachers at Northwest Hig

KMOV - 2018-03-21 21:21:00

Inmate granted stay of execution

ST. LOUIS (AP) - The U.S. Supreme Court has granted a stay of execution for a Missouri inmate who argued that a medical condition could result in the process causing him undue suffering. Russell Bucklew was scheduled to die by injection Tuesday evening at ERDCC in Bonne Terre for killing a former gi

DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-03-21 00:09:00

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Suspect sought in shooting kills self

A Perryville man ended a brief standoff with sheriff's deputies and police Tuesday afternoon by taking his own life. Hunter Joseph Lane, 19, of Perryville, died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound as deputies were attempting to take him into custody for questioning. According to Perry Co


Charges filed in infant death

A local woman is being charged in the death of her infant who died just hours after being born at her home. Roberta Baker, 36, of Bonne Terre, is charged with a class A felony of abuse or neglect of child. According to the probable cause statement, on Feb. 22 at 3 a.m. Baker delivered her child at h


Electricians 'plug' local scout camp

The Boy Scouts' S Bar F Boy Scout Ranch received some much-needed help last weekend to update its aging electrical infrastructure - and it didn't cost the well-known encampment a single penny. The ranch is located south of Farmington off U.S. 67. On Saturday, more than 30 members of the Internationa


Chlorination to affect city water

Subscribe to discover fast, unlimited access. Buy Now With maintenance work planned on the city's water tower in the coming months, Bismarck Mayor Seth Radford is forewarning residents that the municipality's water will be tasting different than usual for a number of months after the project has bee


Weekend crashes leave three injured

Three people were injured in separate accidents over the weekend throughout the area. A Potosi woman was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash off Highway 185 Sunday at 6:15 p.m. in Washington County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Sherry McMullin, 50, was driving her 1998


A new mascot added at UniTec

Several art students helped to welcome the Kingston School District to UniTec Career Center by adding their mascot to the mural of mascots on the common area wall. North County students, Jillian Wruck, Merissa DeWalt and Skylar Forney painted the mural at UniTec. UniTec Media Coordinator Jennelle Pr