Archive - Jan 9, 2012

Williams named ACC Rookie of the Week for the fourth time - Third most in school history

Pictured left: Elizabeth Williams. Stock photo courtesy of Duke Womens basketball.

Live Update 1: Lady Rocks upset North Callaway

9:00 p.m. - The Lady Shamrocks upset North Callaway with a finial score of 40-25. (correction)

8:30 p.m. - The Lady Shamrocks, seeded fifth, are currently in action in the first round of the South Callaway Tournament playing fourth seeded North Callaway.

Cast announced for ECC production of "Seussical"

Union, Mo. - ECC Theatre has announced the cast for the 2012 spring musical, Seussical. Directed by Grace Austin with vocal direction by Paula Nolley, Seussical follows the adventures of Horton the Elephant and a cast of zany Dr. Seuss characters on their wild adventures.

Lawmakers cast doubt on quality jobs program

By DICK ALDRICH
Missouri News Horizon

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- When is an economic development program a success?
When is it a failure?

Depends on who you’re talking to.

OBITUARY: Beaufort: Roger Clifford Green (July 26, 1968 - January 8, 2012)

Roger Green, 43, of Beaufort, Mo. passed away on Sun., Jan. 8, 2012.

He is survived by his wife, Annette Green of Beaufort, Mo. and one daughter, Beth Swafford of the state of Illinois.  He is also survived by his parents, Richard and Fran Green of St. James, Mo; two brothers, Russell Green and Richard Green and wife Toni, all of the state of Nebraska; and his mother-in-law, Jo Ann Swafford of Beaufort, Mo.

Male suspect flees deputies - Drives off cliff into Meramec River

St. Clair, Mo. - Saturday, Franklin County Deputies responded to the area of Friendship Park near Highway PP and Plum Ford Road approximately 16 miles east of St. Clair for a report of a suspicious vehicle.

When deputies arrived three suspects fled the scene, two of them on foot and one in a vehicle.

R-2 knocks off New Haven to win consolation in 6th grade tournament

Franklin County R-2 faced off rival New Haven in yesterday afternoon’s sixth grade consolation game in New Haven’s 5th and 6th grade boys tournament.