Last updateWed, 12 Mar 2014 1pm
A six-man jury ruled Tuesday afternoon that the police shooting of an unarmed man involved in a high-speed chase north of Bourbon last week, was justified. The man died at the scene, after being shot ...
With the change to Daylight Savings Time, the Steelville Fire Protection District reminds residents to change the batteries in smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in their residences to ensure the devices are working properly. Using the spring and fall time changes as a reminder to change the batteries and test the detectors is important in reducing the chances of a life-threatening fire.
A large book sale will held at the James Memorial Public Library from March 20 to March 22. Thousands of books will be available for purchase, along with CDs and VHS tapes. Proceeds from the sale will be used to support library programs and to purchase items from the library.
During the week of March 6, Phelps County commissioners:
• Heard from Treasurer Carol Green, who informed the commission that CART Funds received in March were down 0.86 percent, motor vehicle sales tax funds were up 13.53 percent, and motor vehicle fees were up 28.42 percent over the same period in 2013.
JEFFERSON CITY - Missouri hunters would be allowed to trespass to retrieve their hunting dogs under a measure presented to a legislative committee.
Many Missouri mushrooms are edible, but safe, successful mushroom hunting begins with good identification skills and a basic understanding of when, where, and how mushrooms grow. To help with mushroom identification, the Missouri Department of Conservation’s (MDC) Runge Conservation Nature Center in Jefferson City is hosting a Mushroom Madness workshop from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Sat., March 15. Th...
On Saturday, April 5, 2014, the Cuba Arts Council will be bringing back the ever popular musical group, SH-BOOM, The Final Tour to Cuba! SH-Boom will be retiring at the end of this year, so this may be your last time to see them in this area! They will be rocking the Knights of Columbus Hall, located at Highway UU and Route 66. Doors will open at 7:30 p.m., and the music will begin at 8 p.m...