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Friday is Buckle Up Phone Down Day
The Missouri Department of Transportation and the Missouri Coalition for Roadway Safety are challenging you and those you know at home, work, school, or in your community...
Missouri Activates Blue Alert System
Colonel Sandra K. Karsten, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces Missouri's Blue Alert System is now operational. Senate Bill 34, signed by Gov....
Ian McCarthy Officer-Involved Shooting In Clinton, Missouri
Submitted by Cheryl Cobb Public Information Specialist III Public Information & Education Division Missouri State Highway Patrol At 10:45...


Austin Campbell (left) and Blake Moreland (right).Congratulations to Austin Campbell on breaking the state record by catching a 2-pound, 1-ounce white crappie with a trotline on an irrigation pond in Cass County. Harrisonville Angler Catches State Record White Crappie
Submtted by Lucas Bond News Services Coordinator Missouri Department of Conservation The Missouri Department of Conservation (MDC) reports...


Thrivent Financial Foundation Awards $50,000 Grant to Convoy of Hope
Convoy of Hope received a $50,000 grant from the Thrivent Financial Foundation, based in Minneapolis, Minn. The grant supports the organization's work among those in need...
Pennington Supermarket Awards Prize In Game Of Life Sweepstakes
Submitted by Troy Watts Manager Penningtons Supermarket On Wednesday afternoon, Pennington's Supermarket Manager, Troy Watts, presented an Everton resident with a...
Diana Harmon gives a manicure to Pam Garrett. New Business Opens In Miller
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter A new business is now open on Highway 39 in Miller, Missouri. The Salon 39 Day Spa, operated by Diana Harmon,...


Coblentzs Bulk Foods Store Damaged
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter Coblentzs Bulk Foods Store located on Highway 160, between Golden City and Lamar, at the 10 mile corner,...


Greenfield Football Homecoming Queen Hopefuls
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter The Greenfield Wildcats will celebrate their annual football homecoming on Friday evening, September 25, 2015,...


Colors carried by Lockwood Boy Scout Troop Scenes from Lockwood September Days Parade


Mixed Enrollment Figures For Area Schools For 2015 School Year
By Bob Jackson In a survey of seven area schools on school enrollment at the start of the 2015-2016 school year four schools were down in enrollment from May of 2015 and...
MoDot Workers Struck on MO 123
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter A 45-year-old MoDot worker of Springfield was seriously injured Tuesday, September 1, at 10:49 a.m. when he was struck by a northbound...
Lowell Pugh studies some of the wildflowers on Golden Prairie, which he sold to MPF in 1970. Lowell Pugh Honored For Prairie Preservation
By Bob Jackson Golden City native, Lowell Pugh, 83, was honored at a ceremony in Golden City, Missouri, on Saturday August 22, 2015. The event...


Wild Wayne West gets a chance to entertain the crowd. Lockwood Bull Blast Draws A Large Crowd
By Cletis McConnell Vedette Reporter The Lockwood Chamber Bull Blast was held at the Lockwood Rodeo Grounds Saturday, August 15, beginning at 8...


Terri Webber and Claudia Mcguire with wild lettuce plant found in the McGuire garden. Webber Identifies Mystery Plant
Terri Webber has positively identified the mystery plant growing in a local garden. Jerry and Claudia McGuire first noticed this plant about a...


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