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Missouri News: Columbia Police ask for help identifying burglary suspect

COLUMBIA, MO – The Columbia Police Department is investigating a burglary which occurred at 3:53 a.m. on Aug. 18 at 912 Richmond Avenue, Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority.  Initial investigation reveals that a White or Hispanic male entered the sorority house through an unlocked door.  The suspect was encountered by several residents and told to leave … Continue reading Missouri News: Columbia Police ask for help identifying burglary suspect

Missouri News: Relief Assistance Available For Missourians Suffering From Drought Conditions

JEFFERSON CITY, MO — As of August 17, 2018, a drought alert has been issued for 86 counties across the state, affecting more than 3.8 million Missourians. “Since May 2017, every county in Missouri has been affected by dry to exceptionally dry conditions,” said Sen. Denny Hoskins.  “Weather forecast models show grave situations which can … Continue reading Missouri News: Relief Assistance Available For Missourians Suffering From Drought Conditions

Missouri News: St Louis Mayor Krewson Joined By National Security Officials for Tour of Next NGA West Headquarters Site

Officials briefed preparations to transfer NGA site, redevelop neighborhoods and establish St. Louis as the center for geospatial intelligence ST LOUIS, MO – Officials from the City of St. Louis were joined yesterday by national security leaders for a tour of the future home of the Next National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency West Headquarters on the Near … Continue reading Missouri News: St Louis Mayor Krewson Joined By National Security Officials for Tour of Next NGA West Headquarters Site

Missouri Lottery News: Fair Grove Man, Paul Phelps Wins $100,000

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Paul Phelps claimed a $100,000 top prize at the Lottery office in Springfield on August 3.  The Fair Grove resident purchased a winning “Fat Wallet” Scratchers ticket at Walmart Neighborhood Market, 1320 South Glenstone Avenue, in Springfield, Missouri on July 24. “Fat Wallet” is a $5 game that began April 30. … Continue reading Missouri Lottery News: Fair Grove Man, Paul Phelps Wins $100,000

Missouri Lottery News: Florissant Resident, Scott Floyd, Wins First $77,777 Top Prize

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – A Florissant man turned $5 into $77,777 with the Missouri Lottery’s Scratchers game, “Fireball 7s.” Scott Floyd purchased his winning ticket at QuikTrip, 6805 N. Hanley Road in Berkeley, on August 4.  A few days later, he was at the Lottery’s office in St. Louis to claim one of the game’s … Continue reading Missouri Lottery News: Florissant Resident, Scott Floyd, Wins First $77,777 Top Prize

Missouri News: Branson Police Start Impaired Driving Crackdown Today

BRANSON, MO – You will see more Branson Police officers looking for impaired drivers starting today, as they join a nationwide “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” crackdown.  This will include high-visibility enforcement throughout the City of Branson and will run from August 17 to September 3, 2018.  The Branson Police Department will have officers … Continue reading Missouri News: Branson Police Start Impaired Driving Crackdown Today

Missouri News: Nine Indicted for Heroin Conspiracy in Greene County

SPRINGFIELD, MO – Eight men and one woman were indicted by a federal grand jury this week for their roles in a conspiracy to distribute heroin in Greene County, Missouri. Dangelo P. Moore, 30, of Willard, Mo., James D. Elbert, 36, Jerry R. Blue, 29, Keilan A. Murray, 25, and Presley A. Pike, 26, all … Continue reading Missouri News: Nine Indicted for Heroin Conspiracy in Greene County

Kansas City, Missouri News: Gerald L. Holmes, Jeremy R. Bond, Plead Guilty to Drug Trafficking That Led to Kidnapping, Torture

KANSAS CITY, MO – A Kansas City, Missouri man and an Independence, Missouri man have pleaded guilty in federal court to their roles in a drug-trafficking conspiracy that involved the kidnapping and torture of an Independence, Missouri man. Gerald L. Holmes, also known as “Jerry” or “Joker,” 26, of Kansas City, pleaded guilty today before … Continue reading Kansas City, Missouri News: Gerald L. Holmes, Jeremy R. Bond, Plead Guilty to Drug Trafficking That Led to Kidnapping, Torture