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Numerous People Injured In Multi-Vehicle Crash On Highway 5
A three-vehicle accident just before 2:00 Wednesday afternoon on highway-5 a few miles north of Lebanon in Laclede County sends three Lebanon residents to the emergency room. The highway patrol says 75-year-old Ethel Wood was slowing down to turn off the highway when she was hit from behind by 29-year-old Sierra Sherrell. Sherrell’s vehicle then crossed over the centerline striking an 18-wheeler driven by an Iowa man.
Today the gas price is close to $2.89 in Conway as of 2024-03-01. 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 Friday is $3.331, a week ago the price is $3.267 , according to AAA.
The coldest February in Webster County history—and the warmest
Stacker compiled a list of the warmest and coldest Februaries in each county's history using data from the National Centers for Environmental Information.
Celebrating Our Own: The Life and Legacy of Mabel Carter Masters, Webster County Historian
The 'Legacy Ozarkers' series features long-time residents of the Ozarks region, including Mabel Carter Masters. Born in Oklahoma in 1934, Mabel moved to Webster County, Missouri, at 14 due to her father's health. The Missouri Ozarks offered a healthier environment than the dry Oklahoma landscape. Mabel married a local man and raised two children in the region.
Ozarks Life: Celebrating a century of Bennett Spring State Park
BENNETT SPRING STATE PARK, Mo. (KY3) - Celebrating a century of Bennett Spring State Park. One of the gems of our Ozarks Life is about more than just fishing. It’s about memories, traditions, and family. “It’s just calm, relaxing-good fishing,” angler Cathy Jones said about Bennett Spring, “wonderful memories...
Lebanon Residents, Get Involved! Participate in Naming Our City's Street Sweeper Contest
Lebanon city is hosting a contest for residents to name its street sweeper. The contest aims to increase community engagement and allow residents to express their creativity. Residents can submit their suggested names through a form or email, with one entry per person.
Lebanon Chamber Of Commerce Hands Out Awards
The Lebanon Area Chamber of Commerce is back in the swing of things with the Annual Awards Banquet taking place on Thursday night. Celebrating in 70’s style the Chamber members enjoyed food, music and honored members who were nominated for top awards.Chamber Executive Director Ashley Mahan tells Regional Radio News that the nominations started at the community level. The 2023 Awards were presented in 4 different categories including the Legacy Award was for businesses or organizations that have been operating for 10 or more years.
Missing Boy from Hartville Found Safe
Deputies with the Wright County Sheriff’s Office say a missing boy is now found and home safe. The 12-year-old boy went missing Wednesday from the Logan Road area in Hartville. He was found Wednesday night and returned home. Information about the situation is limited, included the boy’s identity, why...
Finding new fishing hole
Friday is opening day of the catch and keep trout season at Bennett Spring State Park. Trout Season continues through Spring, Summer and early Fall with thousands of anglers expected to try to catch their daily limit. Bennett Spring has become a favorite spot for many who have established a yearly visit as a family tradition. Many returning visitors have favorite fishing spots, but in 2024 there may be some adjustments needed. Park Hatchery Manager Ben Havens tells us that a renovation project at the park will close a small area….
Dallas County Sheriff’s deputies arrest man after chase
DALLAS COUNTY, Mo. – An investigation into a string of robberies in Dallas County this weekend led deputies on a foot chase through the area. Philip Ace Comer was on the run from probation and parole and had cut his ankle monitor off, according to the Dallas County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies were investigating the robberies […]
Wildfires taking a toll on firefighters in the Ozarks
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - It’s been a busy few days for fire crews across the Ozarks. Wildfires spread in several locations. Fires burned several hundred acres in Texas, Webster, and Greene Counties. “It gets to be taxing,” said Chief Stirts. “All of us are running way more calls, not...
Missouri’s trout season kicks off on Friday
ROARING RIVER STATE PARK, Mo. (KY3) - Missouri’s catch and keep trout season is underway. The season began Friday morning. Thousands of anglers descend upon three parks in the Ozarks: Roaring River State Park near Cassville, Bennett Spring State Park near Lebanon and Montauk State Park near Salem. The...
UPDATED: Laclede County Sheriff's Office asks for help finding missing Lebanon teen
UPDATE: The Sheriff's Office confirms that Archer has been found. The Laclede County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding a runaway teen girl. Nayeli McKaela Archer, 16, of Lebanon, was last seen getting onto a school bus Wednesday, but she never showed up at school.
Four reports of avian flu reported in Dallas County
BUFFALO, Mo. (KY3) - The Missouri Department of Agriculture reported four incidents of avian flu in Dallas County in February. Chris Chinn, the director of the Missouri Department of Agriculture, recalls the outbreaks started in 2022. “Avian influenza is a virus that is going through wild waterfowl in the United...
Lebanon Residents: Nominate Your Local Heroes for the Mayor Lyle Anderson Gold Leaf Volunteer Award
The City of Lebanon is set to honor volunteers with the Mayor Lyle Anderson Gold Leaf Award for Volunteer Service. This award will be given at the city council meeting on April 22, 2024. It acknowledges two individuals - a youth and an adult - for their significant volunteer work. Nominees must live in Lebanon or have volunteered within the city.
Jury trial set for teen accused of killing Marshfield man
MARSHFIELD, Mo. — A jury trial has been set for a Marshfield teen charged with murder following a stabbing last year. According to online court documents, the trial for Thomas Keith Smith, Jr. is scheduled to begin Dec. 9, 2024. Smith was charged as an adult for second-degree murder and armed criminal action for stabbing […]
Laclede County Sheriff’s Office Citizens Academy
There is an academy for folks who want to get into law enforcement. That academy is The Laclede County Sheriff’s Office Citizens Academy. Ran by the officers and employees at the Laclede County Sheriff’s Office this academy is a couple weeks long. Laclede County Sergeant Matt Frederick says they started up this academy last year.
Fair Grove High School duo behind spirit store named Student(s) of the Week
This weekend is bringing us into a new month, but before getting too carried away with warmer weather and spring cleaning, it is time to recognize this week's Student of the Week. This week was a tight race but Allison Findley and Saylor Cowles from Fair Grove High School came out on top, making them our first students of the week to share the title. The two are behind the success of the school's spirit store,...
Downtown improvements at $3.1 Million
The Lebanon Downtown Business District has seen a lot of success over the past few years, with new businesses, facade improvements and a large number of people getting involved in the redevelopment of the area. Downtown Business District Director Sarah Stewart presented an update to City Council on the many things happening in the Downtown Business District.
FIRST ALERT: Red flag warning in effect for several counties in the Ozarks; several crews putting out fires
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - The National Weather Service has issued a red flag warning for several counties in the Ozarks through Monday evening. The affected counties include Camden, Maries, Miller, Phelps, and Pulaski. Fires that develop have a risk of spreading quickly. The warning ends at 6 p.m. Monday. The...