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King City Driver Seriously Injured in Rollover Accident

Serious injuries were reported for a King City man after an early morning accident on Saturday. Twenty-eight year old Jesse Chitwood was southbound on Route AA, approximately 1 mile south of Ford City around 12:30 am when his vehicle traveled off the west side of the roadway according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol.
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Missouri man ejected after car goes airborne, rolls

GENTRY COUNTY—A Missouri man was injured in an accident just after 12:30a.m. Saturday in Gentry County. The Missouri Highway Patrol reported a 2003 Acura driven by by Jesse W. Chitwood, 28, King City, was southbound on Route AA one mile south of Ford City. The vehicle traveled off the west...
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White gets Skidmore council attention

Lou White submitted a list of questions and was given time at the September 9 Skidmore City Council meeting. White expressed her concerns and answers were given to her from the city council members, city attorney and city clerk. City Attorney Miles Figg said resident, Rick Stanton, had filed an...
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King City man ejected from car during crash near Ford City

A King City resident was hurt when the car he was driving traveled off a lettered route in Gentry County, overturned several times, and ejected the driver from the vehicle. Twenty-eight-year-old Jesse Chitwood was transported by Grand River Ambulance to Mosaic Life Care in St. Joseph with serious injuries. The...

Stanberry calendar: What's coming up

1. Career Pathing: Managing Stress So That Stress Doesn’t Manage You; 2. Nodaway County Farmers' Market; 3. Quickbooks for Farms and Small Business – Maryville; 4. Northwest Missouri State University 5K; 5. Pizza Ranch Brunch Buffet;

United Way of Nodaway County Annual Campaign begins

The 2021-2022 United Way of Nodaway County annual campaign officially began September 1 with a monetary goal of $76,000. The funds will be used to help benefit the following nine Nodaway County partner agencies: The Ministry Center, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Nodaway County, Nodaway County Community Building, Nodaway County School Nurses, Nodaway County 4-H Council, Nodaway County Senior Center, Health Emergency Lifeline Program, Lettuce Dream and Community Services, Inc.

Jimmy Rusco, 80, Bedford, Iowa

Memorials:May be directed towards the family to be established. Funeral Home:Cummings Family Funeral Home -- Bedford. Notes:Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at under Obituaries.

Man suffers serious injuries after crash near Ford City

A King City, Missouri, man was transported to Mosaic Life Care with serious injuries after a crash at 12:30 a.m. Saturday near Ford City, Missouri. Jesse W. Chitwood, 28, was driving a 2003 Acura Type-S on Missouri Route AA when he went off the road and struck an embankment, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol crash reports. The vehicle went airborne and flipped multiple times, ejecting Chitwood.

Harry and friends take on some KC-style pizza

One day a bunch of the fellas, Butch, Festus and Nugene all wanted to get together, but some were traveling south and the others north and no one could agree on anything or a location. The one place that I had heard of that might just hit the spot with all these boys is The Pizza Shoppe in Savannah. So I slid into the passenger seat of Butch’s 1970 yellow Buick LeSabre with the green vinyl top and a 455 under the hood and we headed south listening to some 8-tracks.

Stanberry Daily Weather Forecast

Here’s the forecast for the next four days in Stanberry: Sunday, September 19: Sunny during the day; while mostly clear overnight; Monday, September 20: Mostly sunny then showers and thunderstorms likely during the day; while showers and thunderstorms likely overnight; Tuesday, September 21: Mostly sunny during the day; while

9-year-old sells drawings to raise money for family friend

One fourth grader from Maitland, Missouri, has started a ripple effect of selflessness. Nine-year-old Ellissa Brown is drawing pictures and selling them to raise money for 62-year-old Larry Hansen, or as Ellissa knows him, Uncle Larry. Hansen was diagnosed with stage four lung cancer earlier this year, and Ellissa wanted to help him financially.

‘Undisciplined’ mistakes cost Spoofhounds against St. Pius X

MARYVILLE, Mo. — Maryville head coach Matt Webb and senior quarterback Connor Drake, who scored what appeared to be the game-tying touchdown with 33 seconds left on Friday night, made it very clear after the 14-13 loss to St. Pius X that a missed extra point by freshman Noah Bellamy wasn’t the reason the Spoofhounds lost.

FBI to give update on Gabby Petito investigation

DENVER, Mont. - FBI Denver will give an update on the Gabrielle "Gabby" Petito investigation Sunday at 4 p.m. MST. The update will take place at the Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center in Grand Teton National Park, FBI Denver said on Twitter. This is a developing story.

Thunder can't keep pace with top-10 Blue Jays

GRAHAM, Mo. – When Rock Port traveled to face off against Nodaway Valley on Friday night, the consistency of the Blue Jay offense proved to be too much for the Thunder defense. Tallying seven total touchdowns, six on offense and one on defense, Rock Port’s Micah Makings showed off his...

Lafayette tops Savannah, remains undefeated

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) The Lafayette Irish hosted the Savannah Savages in Week 4 of Missouri High School Football. The Irish went into halftime with a 27-13 lead. Savannah would come within seven, but Lafayette held off the Savages 56-49 to remain undefeated. Lafayette (4-0) travels to Central (0-4) and Savannah...

Sun forecast for Stanberry — 3 ways to hit it head-on

(STANBERRY, MO) The forecast is calling for sun today in Stanberry. Here are three ideas for how to make the most of it, along with a four-day forecast. Have a picnic: With COVID-19 restrictions lingering around the country, this beloved pastime has taken on new relevance. Meeting a friend somewhere pretty with a basket of snacks and a blanket can be a spontaneous way to enjoy a sunny afternoon in a safer environment than indoors. Risk levels should always be taken into account along with advice from health authorities on gathering sizes.