Football: Ohio State to face Missouri in Cotton BowlThe LanternNewsBreak Contributor
Oakwood, or Abiel Leonard's House, in Howard County, Missouri could fill a history chapter bookCJ CoombsNewsBreak Contributor
Student Found with Gun, Marijuana at Missouri High SchoolGary SmithNewsBreak Contributor
Trans Minors File Landmark Lawsuit Against University of Missouri Over Denied Gender-Affirming CareAmor PropioNewsBreak Contributor
California Man Sentenced to 22 Years for Leading Vast Drug Network in MissouriThe LakeTribuneNewsBreak Contributor
Car crash shuts down Boone County road for half an hour Sunday afternoon
BOONE COUNTY, Mo. (KMIZ) Boone County Fire Protection District responded to a crash on North Highway 763 and East Brown School involving multiple cars. Sunday just after 12:46 p.m., firefighters arrived on scene and evaluated those involved for any injuries. Boone County Fire said no one was hurt. A crash report from the Missouri State The post Car crash shuts down Boone County road for half an hour Sunday afternoon appeared first on ABC17NEWS.
Today the gas price is close to $2.59 in Boonville as of 2023-12-02. 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 $3.247, a week ago the price is $3.259 , according to AAA.
Mizzou football linebacker DJ Wesolak, former 4-star from Boonville, announces intention to transfer
DJ Wesolak, a promising prospect in Mizzou football’s Class of 2022, announced he intends to transfer after a couple of seasons of limited action. The edge rusher out of Boonville, Missouri, was a four-star recruit in the ’22 cycle. He was originally committed to the Tigers on Dec. 15, 2021 — early signing day that year — after a lengthy recruiting process. ...
‘Food is medicine’: Farmers market, food bank dedicated to nourishing Missourians
When Katie Molitor joined the Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture in 2019, she knew Boone County needed to put nutritious, affordable food on more tables. Two years later, she came up with a plan: Give year-long prescriptions to patients for fresh fruits and vegetables to supplement their diet. The idea took root, and the result is Produce Prescription, which makes fresh produce available with a prescription.
EmVP: Santa's 'oldest' elf makes toys for children in need
BOONE COUNTY - With the holidays in full swing, the season of giving is upon us and one Boone County man isn't letting his age stop him from giving to others. Tucked down in his basement, you'll find 91-year-old Dale Vogt patiently working on his scroll saw. "This is a...
Boone County fire personnel respond to vehicle collision in North Columbia
BOONE COUNTY — Firefighters from the Boone County Fire Protection District responded to a vehicle collision at the North Highway 763 and East Brown School Road intersection Sunday afternoon. PHOTOS: North Columbia vehicle collision. According to a press release, first responders arrived at the scene and immediately began evaluating...
Columbia woman injured in crash on I-70 in Cooper County
COOPER COUNTY — A Columbia woman was injured in a crash on Interstate 70 in Cooper County Wednesday afternoon. The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the Nissian Altima driven by Charleen Leutung changed from the driving lane to the passing lane at mile marker 112. In the process of going back to the driving lane, the car hit a Freightliner.
Weekly Safety Report: Columbia Man Sentenced, Shots Fired, and Double Murder Trial Scheduled in Boone County, Missouri
This week in Boone County, Missouri, there were three incidents of concern. A Columbia man was sentenced to four years in prison for hindering prosecution in connection with the murder of a Sturgeon man. Evidence of shots fired was found in central Columbia, damaging two homes but causing no injuries. Additionally, a Columbia man is scheduled for a jury trial for the alleged murder of two women earlier this month.
boonville, MO Residents: Your Future Puppies Best Friend Awaits!
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around boonville..
AREA CITY GOVERNMENTS SET TO MEET DECEMBER 4
Several area city governments are scheduled to meet on Monday, December 4. The Concordia Board of Aldermen is scheduled to begin its meeting at 5 p.m. in Room 202 of the Concordia Community Building located at 802 South Gordon Street. – — The Carrollton Town Council is scheduled to begin...
Former Cole County school bus driver charged over incident with students pleads guilty
A Cooper County man, originally facing 31 charges over a school bus incident in Cole County, pleads guilty to three misdemeanors. Robert Hern, 60, of Boonville, was charged in March with property damage, careless and imprudent driving, leaving the scene of an accident, and 28 counts of endangering the welfare of a child. On Tuesday, he pleaded guilty to operating a motor vehicle in a careless and imprudent manager involving an accident, leaving the scene of an accident, and one count of second-degree endangering the welfare of a child. He was sentenced to 30 days in jail on each charge, but his sentence was suspended, and he was placed on two years of unsupervised probation. Hern also surrendered his commercial driver’s license.
Oakwood, or Abiel Leonard's House, in Howard County, Missouri could fill a history chapter book
The historic house known as Oakwood is located at 101 Leonard Avenue in Fayette, Missouri (Howard County). It's also referred to as the Abiel Leonard House. It was built around 1834-1836.
Echoes of the Iron Tracks: The Bunceton Hotel and the Legacy of the MKT Railroad
Nestled in the historical tapestry of Cooper County, the Bunceton Hotel stands as a witness to the bygone railroad era. Built in 1873, during the rapid expansion of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad (MKT), the hotel provided respite for travelers and railroad workers alike. Its walls, steeped in the history of the town's dynamic past, tell stories of prosperity brought by the iron tracks, echoing the tales of the Civil War and the transformative power of the railway.
The Anheuser-Busch Clydesdales: Living Symbols of American Tradition
Since their introduction in 1933 to mark the end of Prohibition, the Anheuser-Busch Clydesdales have trotted beyond their role as marketing icons to become emblems of American tradition and culture. Housed at the state-of-the-art Warm Springs Ranch in Boonville, these gentle giants are a testament to the brewery's heritage, commanding attention with their bay color, white markings, and rigorous training.
(LISTEN): Boone Hospital Center’s new chief executive officer is praised by board
Boone County’s sixth-largest employer has a new chief executive officer. Brady Debois started this week. Boone Hospital Center’s board of trustees chair Dr. Jerry Kennett describes their new CEO as extremely intelligent and detail-oriented. “The main thing is about Brady is he’s had experience at both not-for-profit and...
Turner announces bid for Boone County southern district commissioner
COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ) Sam Turner announced his bid for Boone County southern district commissioner in a Tuesday press release. Turner is filing as a Republican, according to the release and the Missouri Ethics Commission. The seat is currently held by Democrat Justin Aldred, who announced his reelection bid in September. Turner -- who owns Turner The post Turner announces bid for Boone County southern district commissioner appeared first on ABC17NEWS.
Columbia kidnapping and pursuit suspect has lengthy criminal record
Missouri’s Probation and Parole Board is expected to revoke the parole of a convicted Columbia felon who allegedly kidnapped a woman on Tuesday before leading Boone County Sheriff’s deputies on a high-speed pursuit involving speeds of more than 110 miles per hour. A Boone County judge has ordered...
Boone County homeowners brace for rising property taxes amid increasing housing values
Boone County property owners may be in for some shock when they open their residential property tax bills. Boone County Assessor Kenny Mohr says statements declaring how much is owed in taxes on real estate were mailed out this week. and since the last round of assessments, the value of a single-family home in Boone County increased by an average of 8%.
Missouri's Online Retail Tax and its Impact on Local Businesses and Holiday Sales
video by KY3 News - Springfield, Mo. • Missouri has implemented a new "Wayfair Tax" on online purchases from vendors outside the state. • The tax went into effect in Boone County on January 1st, impacting the county's first holiday season.
The J. Huston Tavern: Savoring History at America's Oldest Frontier Restaurant
Step into the J. Huston Tavern in Arrow Rock, Missouri, and you step into a slice of American history. Established in 1834 by the prominent settler Joseph Huston, Sr., this historic tavern has been providing hospitality and hearty meals for over 180 years. Recognized as the oldest continuously operating restaurant west of the Mississippi River, the tavern continues its legacy of serving traditional dishes, with its famous pan-fried chicken leading the culinary lineup in three historically named dining rooms.