Archive - Sep 18, 2012

Two fugitives arrested during Sheriff's Department sobriety checkpoints

Union, Mo. - The Franklin County Sheriff's Department conducted three sobriety checkpoints this past weekend on September 15-16, 2012.  Deputies established checkpoints on Highway 0 at Highway N, Coleman Road at Highway 100, and Highway MM and Highway 100.  As a result of these efforts three violators were arrested for driving while intoxicated and 539 vehicles were checked.

Royal rumble Hermann at New Haven - Freshmen lose in three sets

New Haven, Mo - It’s a packed house as rivals New Haven and Hermann battle on the Ray Steinhoff Court.

If the freshmen game was any indication of how the rest of the night is going to be, lets hope fans brought their sleeping bags.


Happy Birthday Kayla

The Meyer and Willimann Family

23rd Annual Hot Air Balloon Race presented by Pepsi Sept. 22

Evangelical conservatives tout support as Akin public schedule intensifies

LAKE OZARK, Mo. — Republican U.S. Senate candidate Todd Akin’s campaign is slowly getting its groove back.

Akin has slowly revamped his campaign against Democratic incumbent Claire McCaskill, taking on a more public schedule that places him in front of more voters and more reporters.

After a national firestorm erupted around his incendiary statement last month that pregnancies can somehow be shut down in cases of “legitimate rape,” Akin disappeared from the campaign trail for more than a week, when he hunkered down with strategists to plan how his campaign would move forward, despite calls from much of the Republican establishment to step out of the race.

Team USA Visits the White House‏

The White House
- The President and First Lady welcomed the 2012 U.S. Olympic and Paralympic teams to the White House to honor their participation and success in this year’s Olympic and Paralympic Games in London.

22-year-old crashes and overturns car

Leslie, Mo. – Monday night at 8:55 p.m. Beaufort/Leslie Fire and Gerald EMS responded to a car crash on Ebenezer Road, one mile south of Highway YY.

When emergency crews arrived, they found one vehicle upside down, off the right side of the roadway in the ditch.