2 charged in Piedmont
Two people are behind bars after Wayne County Sheriff's Office arrested and charged them with first degree kidnapping.
Missouri authorities jail owners of Christian boarding school on kidnapping charges
“When it comes to children,” Wayne County Sheriff Dean Finch said, he will “leave no stone unturned until all victims are interviewed.”
Crews battle wind, dry conditions to fight wildfires in Iron County
IRON COUNTY, Mo. (KBSI) – “Just the right mixture of humidities, and winds, and dryness will cause it to burn a lot faster and harder.”. Which is exactly what happened in Iron County from about 1 o’clock Tuesday afternoon through early Wednesday morning as crews fought fires that spread to cover hundreds of acres.
Brush fire burns more than 400 acres in Iron County, Mo.
Emergency crews are currently working to extinguish a brush fire in Iron County, Missouri, spanning more than 400 acres.
400+ acre brush fire in Iron County
A man is accused of stealing items across Williamson County, Illinois. Heartland Sports: Mo. Girls Basketball Tournament champions. Here are the Heartland Missouri Girls Basketball sectionals champions. Updated: Feb. 15, 2024 at 12:00 AM CST. Nineteen people were arrested in a street gang round-up in Sikeston, Mo. on Thursday morning,...
Savor the Sea: Discover Farmington's 4 Finest Seafood Dining Experiences
In this article, we're exploring four exceptional seafood restaurants in Farmington. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
C5D1: Cape Central survives Farmington’s late rally
The Cape Central Tigers managed to survive a late rally from the Farmington Knights as they escaped with a 52-47 win on Saturday at North County High School in the Class 5 District 1 semifinals. Cape Central opened the contest scorching hot as they quickly raced out to a 10-0...
High Speed Chase Ends Safely
(Park Hills, MO) On Thursday morning, just before 9:30 a.m., Leadwood police, in collaboration with several other local law enforcement agencies, engaged in a high-speed pursuit. Leadwood Police Chief Chris Heatherly says he observed the suspect exceeding the speed limit by 10 mph and attempted to initiate a traffic stop,...
Kingston Looking to Continue Historic Season Facing New Madrid County
(PARK HILLS) The Kingston Cougars boys basketball team is having their best season in program history, and look to continue their playoff push Saturday afternoon as they take on the New Madrid County Central Eagles. The game will be played at Central High School in Park Hills. Kingston has won...
Today the gas price is close to $2.99 in Ironton as of 2024-03-02. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.338, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
Central Boys Win Class 4 District 2 Championship
(PARK HILLS) The Central Rebels boys basketball team won the Class 4 District 2 championship over Potosi, 57-42 Saturday afternoon. The two teams met twice earlier in the season, and the Trojans came away victorious in both outings. This time around, the outside shooting of Jobe Bryant helped Central get a lead near the end of the first quarter.
Overdue library books lead to Missouri woman’s arrest
Farmington Municipal Judge Edward Pultz ordered a woman to be arrested and fingerprinted in a case of public library books and a DVD that hadn’t been returned yet.
McAlister’s to Open in Farmington, Missouri
McAlister’s Deli, a leading fast casual chain, will open its doors in Farmington, MO at 1290 Maple Street at 10:30 a.m.on Monday, March 4. To celebrate the grand opening, the first 100 guests in line on opening day will receive free tea for one year. This entitles winners to one free tea per week for 52 consecutive weeks.
Central Girls Basketball Wins Sixth Straight District Title
(PARK HILLS) The Central girls basketball team survived an early scare against Ste. Genevieve, but were able to claim the Class 4 District 2 championship by a score of 65-40 last (Friday) night. The Dragons jumped out to an early 7-0 run, and would lead 17-10 after the first quarter.
Cardinals Secure #1 Seed With Win Over State Fair
The Mineral Area College men's basketball team secured the #1 seed in the upcoming Region 16 Tournament with 59-48 win over State Fair CC on Saturday, February 24. MAC was led offensively by Preston Turner (14 points) and Amarion Dickerson (10 points). In the win, the Cardinals improved to 27-2...
Farmington and Festus Set for Round 3 Tonight
The Farmington Knights and Festus Tigers are set to do battle one more time and you can hear it on J-98. This time the loser is done for good as it’s the first round of the Class 5 District 1 Boys Tournament from North County High School in Bonne Terre. Farmington and Festus have played twice this season. Farmington won both by a combined total of just 10 points. For Farmington Coach Garrett Callahan, he expects tonight’s game to be another close one.
United Way Of St. Francois County Puts Out A Call For Help
(St. Francois County) The United Way of St. Francois County is putting out a call for help. Cassie Thomas is the director of the group. She says the grant process is well underway but they are very much in need of more donations to help fund the groups that come to them for assistance.
Canadian Group Brings Jobs to Parkland
(Bismarck, MO) A Canadian company, I.K.O. Industries Limited, will be coming to St. Francois County. State Representative, Dale Wright, says the company is making a $130 million investment to bring about 80 new jobs to the Bismarck area.
MAC Faces Three Rivers With #1 Seed On The Line
The Mineral Area College women's basketball team faces a stiff challenge on Saturday, March 2 when they travel to Poplar Bluff, MO to take on Three Rivers College in the final regular season game of the year. The winner of Saturday's game will also earn the #1 seed for the upcoming Region 16 Tournament.