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Platte County's Ben Ferrel Museum gets in the holiday spirit

The Ben Ferrel Museum, 220 Ferrel Street in Platte City, has been decorated for the holidays, using traditional holiday decorations dating from the 1800s. The Museum, which was built as a home in 1882 by Frederic Krause, will be open for a free tour from 5 to 7 p.m. on Nov. 22. Tickets for admission

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-11-18 05:55:00

New Hillcrest program provides lifeline for homeless young adults in Platte County

Nadya beamed, "My mother says it is like a miracle, what I have done. She had no hope for me." Fortunately, that's no longer the case. It's also an example of the impact Hillcrest Platte County's Young Adult Housing program is having in the Northland. When a troubled and homeless Nadya realized she

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-11-18 22:29:00

KC company comes to Liberty couple's rescue in time for Thanksgiving after previous contractor disappoints

LIBERTY, Mo. -- The last time Fox 4 Problem Solvers visited Eric and Sabrena Flickinger's Liberty home, their brand new patio had serious issues. "It's very depressing looking at it," said Sabrena, pointing to the rough and uneven surface. The Flickingers had paid thousands of dollars for what was t

FOX4KC.COM - 2017-11-18 04:05:13

St. Louis brings winning mindset to West Platte wrestling

Tyler St. Louis can feel the energy around the program, and some of the credit can go to his predecessor. A non-faculty coach, St. Louis earned the job and the chance to succeed Nate Danneman, who spent one year as West Platte's head coach after three years as an assistant. The task carries plenty o


Judge won't dismiss lawsuit tied to fiery Jeep Liberty crash

The family of a pregnant woman who died in a rear-end crash while in a Jeep Liberty has cleared a hurdle in a lawsuit against Fiat Chrysler. A federal judge in Detroit refused to dismiss a lawsuit Thursday filed by the estate of Kayla White. The 23-year-old Detroit-area woman was killed in 2014 when

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2017-11-17 10:38:00

Northwest Health expands, will add employees

Northwest Health Services is expanding. The local health-care organization has acquired Gower Family Care Center in Gower, Missouri, and St. Joseph Family Care Center, 3841 Frederick Blvd. While the Gower facility will remain open, St. Joseph Family Care Center will close and staff and patients will

NEWSPRESSNOW.COM - 2017-11-17 12:00:00

The community of Plattsburg is ready to ring in the holiday season

The annual Plattsburg Community Christmas will be on Friday, December 1, and Saturday, December 2, in downtown Plattsburg. Friday evening will begin with a sneak peek at Forever Christmas Bazaar from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Community Courtyard. The main event will be the lighting ceremony and the li


Teenager dies from gunshot wounds in KCK - KCTV5

Police are investigating after a teenager was found dead in the 2400 block of S. 34th Street. Officers went to the area on a call that said someone had been shot at about 7:15 a.m. When they arrived, they found a teenager who had died from apparent gunshot wounds. The incident is still being inve

KCTV 5 - 2017-11-18 21:24:00

Four-way stop planned for Douglas & Sixth intersection

A new four-way stop is planned near Corinth Middle School. It is part of ongoing efforts to improve safety in the area, particularly for students who leave the school and cross East Shiloh Road to get to First Presbyterian Church in the afternoons. The stop will be at the intersection of Sixth Stre

DAILY CORINTHIAN - 2017-11-17 08:00:00

Residents in southern Decatur Co. upset after days without water

DECATUR COUNTY, Tenn. - What happens when the water runs dry? "We're in our third day of no water in the southern end of Decatur County," resident Frank Naylor said. "I've called them and they say they can't give me any estimated time when it will be fixed. They just say everyone is experiencing the


Franklin County Health Ratings published November 16

Cardinal Drive In, 602 Fourth St. W., Red Bay, 88. Legacy Chevron, 13518 U.S. 43 S., Russellville, 91. Vulcan Food Mart, 28485 Alabama 24, Russellville, 92. Yogi's Food Co., 501 Waterloo Road, Russellville, 92. N&F No. 1, Inc., 12301 U.S. 43 S., Russellville, 92. Big Star Supermarket No. 345, 4


Two arrested on drug charges

A pair of local residents face drug charges following recent traffic stops. Adrian Dixon, 31, of Norwood Street in Corinth, was arrested Wednesday and charged with possession of crack cocaine and possession of methamphetamine. Alcorn County Sheriff Ben Caldwell reports Dixon was a passenger in a ve

DAILY CORINTHIAN - 2017-11-18 08:00:00

Lady Bears hold off Lady Warriors

Photo by Tee Rage Photography Alcorn Central's Mallory Wigginton launches a jumper against Corinth Thursday evening during the Lady Bears 55-52 win over the Lady Warriors at CHS gym. Read the entire boys and girls game summaries in Friday's print edition of the Daily Corinthian.


Red Green Market brings 76 vendors

The regions finest selection of handcrafted goods will welcome shoppers to this weekend's annual holiday shopping event, the Red Green Market. While rain is in the forecast for Saturday, organizers hope the showers hold off until after the 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. outdoor event is held at the Corinth Depot


Crews work to free truck from utility pole guy-wire in Lexington

LEXINGTON, Tenn. - Crews work Thursday afternoon to free a pickup truck hanging from a utility pole guy-wire. The wreck occurred around 1:15 p.m. in the 500 block of South Main Street. No injuries have been reported and no other vehicles were involved, according to police. LEXINGTON, Tenn. - Crews w


12 units, 8 departments fight massive blaze

A second massive fire in Alcorn County in four days has destroyed a local business. The 12:30 p.m. Thursday blaze at 35 Alcorn County Road 324 just west of Glen provided a potential dangerous situation due to possible chemical explosions, but 12 fire units representing eight departments were able t


City Staff, Police Officers Honored for Service in Yorkville

The City of Yorkville honored city staff and police officers at their meeting, earlier this week. +3 Public Works Director Eric Dhuse spoke about public works employee Dave Brown who has served with the city for 10 years. Brown has worked in the parks department, sewer department and has done vari

WSPYNEWS.COM - 2017-11-17 13:29:00

Yorkville Police Blotter Nov. 11 & 12

YORKVILLE, IL - Here's a look at accident and incident reports from the Yorkville Police Department in the last few days. From multiple deer crashes to a kid with a credit card, it was a busy weekend for Yorkville Police. Keep in mind, charges are merely accusations, and everyone listed in this summ


Yorkville Man Arrested for Theft; Failed to Refund Money for Work he Failed to Complete

A Yorkville man was arrested for theft this week after failing to complete a home improvement job that he was hired to do in September. According to the Kane County Sheriff's Office, 41-year-old Scott Staffeldt of Van Emmon Rd. was hired by a 61-year-old rural Sugar Grove citizen to replace siding o


Bolingbrook Police Arrest Naperville Man For Domestic Violence

BOLINGBROOK, IL - A 22-year-old Naperville man spent some time in the Will County jail this week in connection with his arrest on a domestic battery charge. Bolingbrook police took Marcus Render into custody on Tuesday evening. According to police, a domestic altercation began in Bolingbrook's 1400

PATCH - 2017-11-17 17:17:09