Two dead, including suspect, in standoff near Illinois border
Two people are dead after a murder in Forestell Spurs, an hours-long standoff near the Illinois border.
Savor the Flavors: Top 5 Mexican Restaurants in Farmington You Must Try
This article presents a curated list of five Mexican restaurants in Farmington. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Another Day, Another Bizarre Missouri Quake – This One Was Bigger
I don't know if you've noticed, but 2024 has started off strange. Winter in Missouri has been weird with way above normal temperatures and very little snow. Oh, and now on consecutive days, there have been bizarre Missouri quakes and this latest one was bigger, too. Stop me if you've...
Great Turnout For Ribbon Cutting At US Tool
(Farmington) Close to 100 people were in attendance Wednesday for a ribbon cutting ceremony at US Tool in Farmington. Tony Meyers is in charge of Human Relations with the company. He tells us why they decided to hold an open house at this time. Meyers says this will help US...
Police looking for missing 15-year-old in De Soto
A 15-year-old boy with high functioning autism has been reported missing Tuesday evening.
Washington County Wednesday Crash
(Washington County, MO) Four people are injured after a two vehicle crash in Washington County Wednesday morning just before 9 o'clock. According to Highway Patrol records the crash took place as a vehicle driven east on Highway 47, at Route A, by 69 year old Lucinda M. Cowsert of Robertsville, failed to yield to a car driven north on A by 43 year old Denver J. King of Potosi and the two vehicles collided. Cowsert was seriously injured and was taken to Mercy Hospital at St. Louis. King, and two passengers in his car, 22 year old Derrick W. DeBeouf and 22 year old Danielle W. King, both also of Potosi, received moderate injuries. They were also taken to Mercy Hospital South. Everyone in the crash was wearing a seat belt as the wreck took place.
Authorities searching for missing Washington Co man
(KMZA)--Authorities are searching for a missing Washington County man. According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, 44-year-old Ben Berger was last seen leaving the Marysville Walmart Saturday afternoon heading eastbound on U.S 36 Highway in a 2002 red Nissan Xterra with Kansas license plate 799RSG. He has not been in...
Citizen-Requested Audit Underway For The Kingston K-14 School District in Washington County
(Washington County) Missouri State Auditor Scott Fitzpatrick announced yesterday (thursday) that his office has started an audit of the Kingston K-14 School District in Washington County. Luke Turnbough has more.
OUTDOORS: Leap year delays trout park opening day
The concept and calculations for leap day and leap year are quite simple, but the schedule has always been a question in my mind. I understand that it takes 365 days and six hours for the earth to complete a full trip around the sun, but why in the world would anyone choose to make February longer?
The gas price fluctuate between $2.79 and $2.97 in Bonne Terre as of 2024-02-22. Find the cheapest 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 Thursday is $3.270, a week ago the price is $3.278 , according to AAA.
Ste. Genevieve County Sheriff’s report
STE, GENEVIEVE – The Ste. Genevieve County Sheriff’s Office has released its latest report of arrests and incidents for the week ending Feb. 16, 2024. Arrested Persons: 11 (The individuals listed below have been formally charged all other individuals cannot be listed at this time) Alarm Activation: 3.
Mules rally for win over PHC to wrap up regular season
The Poplar Bluff Mules boys basketball team overcame an early 10-point deficit to take the lead in the fourth quarter and beat the Park Hills Central Rebels 79-74 Thursday night at the Poplar Bluff High School gym. With the win, the Mules end the regular season 15-11. The Rebels used...
Bonne Terre Chamber of Commerce Having Awards Gala Friday
The Bonne Terre Chamber of Commerce is having their annual awards ceremony this Friday night. As part of the yearly tradition for Bonne Terre comes with it a theme, this year’s one being the roaring twenties. Chamber Director Matt Crabtree talks more about what the chamber will consist of come Friday.
THE COUNTY LINE: Veteran official is retiring; so who will replace him?
My mom moved from Missouri to Florida 25 years ago and never has looked back. She still visits here for a week or so at a time, of course, but I’m pretty sure at this point, she’s a permanent resident of the Sunshine State. Florida is about to...
Discover the Hidden Gems of 2 Missouri Small Towns Best in the Nation
If you're looking for a small-town getaway with lots of entertainment you might want to check out the two towns just named the best in America. Far and Wide put together a list of the top 100 Best Small Towns in America under 10,000 people. Sorry, Hannibal you're not even considered on this list, but towns like Palmyra, Canton, and Monroe City had a chance. Unfortunately, none of those towns made the list which I think is hogwash, all three have great things about them.
Crystal City family thanks neighbor for coming to the rescue during attempted home invasion
Crystal City resident Andrew Miller said his family were the victims of a recent attempted home invasion, and their neighbor, DJ LaBrot, helped thwart the would-be intruder. Miller, 41, said he was not home on the evening of Feb. 6 when a man attempted to violently break into his home while his wife, Jamie, 40, and daughter Grace, 16, were there alone. Their son Joseph, 18, also was away from the home at the time.
Caveland to reopen as public rental, small event venue
Just about any local older than 50 remembers strapping on skates and taking a few spins around the big, concrete floor at the Caveland roller rink in Festus. From 1960 to 1985, local entrepreneur Sue Morris ran the rink, which featured concerts and events, as well as skating sessions. It...
Portable Buildings Up For Auction on Bids for Bargains on Regional Radio
(Farmington) We have three more buildings we will auction off on Bids for Bargains on Regional Radio. Jenn Heady is the sales and marketing manager at Summit Portable Buildings, located on Highway 32 east of Farmington. She describes the largest of the three buildings which also has the most features.
Dack Daugherty Charged with Trying to Steal 106 Acres of Land
The Affton resident is also one of a half-dozen family members accused of running an illegal rooming house scheme in St. Louis
Man threatened to harm himself outside Barnhart church
The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office stopped a man from harming himself this morning, Feb. 21, outside the Parkton Assembly of God, 1670 Old Hwy. M, in Barnhart. The man was taken to an area hospital for evaluation after a negotiator and Jefferson County 911 dispatcher spoke with him for just less than two hours, police reported.