Mother of Macon man shares thoughts after 15-year-old in custody, accused of murdering her son
COLUMBIA, Mo. (KMIZ) A 15-year-old is in custody in relation to the death of a Macon man who was found dead in Boone County on Feb. 7. The Boone County Sheriff's Office said in a social media post that a teenager was arrested on Tuesday. “On 02/27/2024, a 15-year-old juvenile suspect was taken into custody The post Mother of Macon man shares thoughts after 15-year-old in custody, accused of murdering her son appeared first on ABC17NEWS.
Homicide investigation of man found dead in Moberly becomes death investigation
MOBERLY, Mo. (KMIZ) The death of a Moberly man who was found dead in January with a “goose-egg knot” on his head is no longer a homicide investigation. Corey Davis was found dead on Jan. 29 near a wood line in the 900 block of North Moulton Street in Moberly. He was 35. Randolph County The post Homicide investigation of man found dead in Moberly becomes death investigation appeared first on ABC17NEWS.
Remembering the Moberly, Missouri, fire that left 12 dead and a man in prison for life
ST. LOUIS — A sad look back to 1968 in Our Vintage KSDK. On Feb. 16, 12 people died in a tavern fire in a hotel in Moberly, Missouri, about two hours northwest of St. Louis. At about 3 p.m. that Friday, a man walked into the bar, threw a bucket of gasoline on the floor and lit a match. Flames exploded in the crowded room.
Two-car crash on Highway 63, south of Moberly, leaves one injured
In an incident on Highway 63, four miles south of Moberly, Missouri, a two-vehicle accident occurred at 7:35 p.m. on February 29, 2024, resulting in one driver being hospitalized. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that a 2024 Chevrolet Malibu, driven by 38-year-old Stephanie M. Lowery of Memphis, Missouri, collided...
Macon woman injured in early morning crash near Huntsville; patrol accuses her of DWI
In the early hours of February 29, 2024, a single-vehicle accident occurred on Route C, approximately 7 miles north of Huntsville, Missouri, resulting in moderate injuries for a Macon woman. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that Cassidy N. King, 37, lost control of her 1999 Ford Ranger, causing the...
Rescue Of Abandoned Infant And Toddler Found In Woods During Search For Fugitive
Aiexpress – In a remarkable act of bravery, Missouri police successfully rescued an abandoned infant and toddler who were left alone in the woods by a suspect on the run. On Friday, February 16, officers from the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office found the two kids deep in the woods near Jacksonville. The scary video shows the moment they found them.
Higbee man sentenced to 10 years in prison for selling large amount of drugs
A Randolph County man is headed to prison for peddling large amounts of drugs. Rodney Sager, 62, of Higbee, was arrested following a multi-year-long investigation into drugs in Randolph County. It was in January of 2023 when officers from multiple agencies served search warrants in the Higbee area. During the...
Investigation reveals Callao school fires were set intentionally
The Macon County Sheriff’s Office has reported that investigators have determined three fires at the Callao School on January 3rd were intentionally set. The investigation is ongoing. The Sheriff’s Office, in collaboration with the Missouri Division of Fire Safety, is appealing to the public for any information regarding the...
Moberly headed to State Tournament after defeating Mexico on Friday night
New Bloomfield — The Lady Spartans of Moberly squared off against the Mexico Lady Bulldogs for a shot at the State Tournament. Moberly took the victory over Mexico, 74-30. They are headed to the State Playoffs!. The Owensville Dutchgirls played the Osage Lady Indians at Eldon for the District...
22-year-old La Plata resident injured in Highway 63 rollover crash
In an early morning incident, a 22-year-old man from La Plata, Missouri, was transported to Samaritan Hospital following a single-vehicle accident on Highway 63. The Missouri State Highway Patrol reported that the crash occurred approximately 2 miles south of La Plata at around 8:05 a.m. on February 28, 2024. Shawn...
Monroe City School District Foundation awards Ace of Diamonds raffle winner a $50,583 jackpot
MONROE CITY, Mo. – Rachel Turnbull still can’t believe she won a $50,583 jackpot from the Ace of Diamonds fundraiser hosted by the Monroe City R-I Education Foundation. “I was shocked by the win,” Turnbull said. “I still feel like I am in a state of shock.”
Monroe County students named winners in 4-H state meats judging contest
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The University of Missouri Extension 4-H state meats judging contest on Feb. 17 drew 54 competing 4-H members from across the state. Held in partnership with the MU Meat Science Program, the event gave contestants the opportunity to hone their judging skills and explore career and educational opportunities, said Maria Calvert, MU Extension state 4-H agriculture educator.
Today the gas price is close to $3.09 in Paris as of 2024-03-03. 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 Sunday is $3.346, a week ago the price is $3.262 , according to AAA.
Monroe City Schools offers free Summer Feeding Program for food insecure children
MONROE, La. (KTVE/KARD) — according to the Louisiana Illuminator over 500,000 children suffer from food insecurity in Louisiana, the EBT Summer Program was started back in 2022 to provide meals to children who depend on free meals from school, during the summer. Jeff Landry has declined this program for 2024. This decision by the governor […]
A New View: Cutest Pets Photoshoot
Comments: Coach Norm Stewart famously said, “If you find a turtle on a fence post, you can bet your butt he didn’t get there by himself.” I was reminded of his quote when I was photographing Morty the turtle for our Cutest Pets feature. Coach Stewart has a talent of pulling nuggets of Shelby County wisdom to apply it to the world around him.
Northern Missouri man airlifted to hospital after motorcycle wreck
MACON COUNTY, Mo. — A northern Missouri man was airlifted to the hospital after being ejected from his motorcycle in a single-vehicle crash in Macon County on Tuesday. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol online crash report, the wreck happened at 10 a.m. Tuesday on Route O about seven miles north of Macon.
Bridge rehabilitation work resuming in rural northeast Missouri
HANNIBAL, Mo. — Rehabilitation work is set to resume, entering the final stage, on 25 rural northeast Missouri bridges on Feb. 28. Work began last summer, then halted due to winter conditions. Capital Paving and Construction, LLC was awarded the $2.2M contract last year that spans eight counties includes...
LADY PANTHERS FINAL FOUR-BOUND
Morgan Ross led the Lady Panthers with 14 points, including her 1000th career point. Braylin Bunkhorst scored 13, Ryenn Gordon scored 10 and Raegan Anderson scored nine. Next Friday night they play El Dorado in the first round of the Final Four at Mizzou Arena. See next week’s edition of the Centralia Fireside Guard for the whole story.
🚧 Roadway Realignment Project Scheduled on MO 3 and Pavement Resurfacing Update in Randolph County, Missouri
The time displayed is local to the original X account in Hannibal, Missouri. Local residents and commuters should be advised of the upcoming construction projects affecting travel in and around Randolph County. Commencing on February 12, weather permitting, a roadway realignment project is set to begin on MO 3 approximately two miles south of U.S. 24 in Randolph County. This work is crucial for the improvement of local infrastructure. Additionally, recent updates have been issued regarding the anticipated pavement resurfacing project extending from Route 11 in Adair County to Route 24 in Clifton Hill, Randolph County. These sections are disconnected, yet collectively they will receive significant upgrades. The work for resurfacing is expected to start later this spring. For detailed project information, as well as any updates for the Statewide Transportation Improvement Program, the public can visit the official site at https://t.co/RhOUHbN7xU. Motorists are encouraged to remain informed about the projects' progress and to plan their travel routes accordingly to avoid potential delays. Safety measures and traffic detours will be in place to facilitate the smooth progression of the construction works and to ensure the safety of both the workers and the traveling public.
Upcoming Planned Roadwork for Northeast Missouri, March 4 - 15
HANNIBAL – The following is a list of general highway maintenance work the Missouri Department of Transportation has planned in the Northeast Missouri region for the next few weeks. All road closures and planned roadwork may be viewed on the Traveler Information Map at http://traveler.modot.org/map/. Inclement weather may cause...