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Hillsboro man killed in crash on HWY BB

(Hillsboro) A Hillsboro man was killed in a single-vehicle accident on Highway BB north of Three B Road on Thursday afternoon. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 56-year-old Micheal Beals was driving a 1995 Chevy 1500 south on BB, traveled off the right side of the roadway, overturned, and was ejected from the truck. Beals was pronounced deceased at the scene. The accident took place a little after 4 o’clock Thursday afternoon.
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Man struck and killed by a driver on I-64 in East St. Louis

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. – A fatal crash involving a pedestrian is under investigation in East St. Louis. Police say that a man ran into the lanes of traffic and was killed early Friday morning. The collision took place on eastbound I-64 at milepost three in East St. Louis...
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1 dead after fatal crash in North City

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) - One person is dead after a fatal car crash in north St. Louis City early Saturday morning. The single-car crash happened in the 9200 block of Riverview at around 3:22 a.m. Police said the person was found dead at the scene. Accident Reconstruction is investigating.

Man charged after 1-year-old girl shot in robbery attempt

ST. LOUIS — A man is facing charges after a 1-year-old girl was shot in the head on June 10. The girl survived but is still recovering in the hospital. Twenty-two-year-old Desmond Harris is facing several charges after an apparent attempted robbery in St. Louis City's Fairground neighborhood, police said.

Holloway indicted in death of Dodd, unborn child

EDWARDSVILLE - A Madison County grand jury indicted an Alton man in murder of a pregnant woman who was found decapitated by her mother. Deundrea S. Holloway, 22, of Alton, was indicted June 30 on two counts of first-degree murder and two counts of intentional homicide of an unborn child, all Class M felonies; dismembering a human body, a Class X felony; offenses relating to motor vehicles, a Class 2 felony; and concealment of a homicidal death, a Class 3 felony.

Police looking for man, 2 women who they say used stolen credit cards at South County stores

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) - Police are searching for a man and two women who they say used stolen debit and credit cards to buy gift cards at stores in South County. The suspects were captured on surveillance camera. Police tell News 4 that the man targeted older women as they shopped. When they were not paying attention, he took their wallets from their purse. Authorities say he then went to the Sam’s Club location on Lemay Ferry and used stolen debit and credit cards to buy gift cards.

Cottage Hills man faces drug, weapons charges

EDWARDSVILLE - A Cottage Hills man faces multiple drug- and weapons-related charges filed Wednesday by the Madison County State's Attorney's Office. William C. Forbes, 63, of Cottage Hills, was charged June 29 with armed violence, unlawful possession with intent to deliver methamphetamine and unlawful possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, all Class X felonies unlawful possession with intent to deliver a controlled substance, a Class 1 felony; two counts of unlawful possession of weapons by a felon, both Class 3 felonies; and escape, a Class 3 felony.

Blues hire Craig MacTavish as assistant coach

The Blues have made an addition to their coaching staff as the team announced that they’ve hired longtime NHL coach and executive Craig MacTavish as an assistant coach on Craig Berube’s staff. GM Doug Armstrong released the following statement about the hire:. "Craig has spent 30 years in...

Hazelwood, Bankruptcy, and Special Laws

The City of Hazelwood has announced that it is cutting back on the services it provides its residents. In related news, Hazelwood had a starring role in my new paper on special laws in Missouri. Is that a coincidence? Well, no, it isn’t. Hazelwood’s biggest issue is that it...

Major Alton road closure starts July 5

ALTON — A monthlong closure of U.S. 67 in Alton starts Tuesday. Illinois American Water continues to rehabilitate the sanitary sewer system in Alton, as well as replace about 1,200 feet of water main in Alton.

St. Louis Cardinals vs Philadelphia Phillies (7/2/22) Starting Lineup, Betting Odds, Prediction

The Philadelphia Phillies won a staggering 19 games in June. Behind a hot streak from noted June enthusiast Kyle Schwarber, the Phillies are back in the Wildcard race. The St. Louis Cardinals continue to roll, exceeding everyone’s expectations behind a super hot offense. However, I’m unsure they’ll ever catch the Brewers in the NL Central race.