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Oran man accused of assault
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 14:07:32 -0700

Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter says an Oran area man is accused of an assault.

March 23 Crash Reports
Sun, 22 Mar 2015 14:31:59 -0700

Two Florence residents were injured in a single-vehicle accident at 1:10 p.m. Sunday in Benton County.

Building momentum
Sun, 29 Mar 2015 05:18:54 -0700

A growing population is fueling Northwest Arkansas' real estate market.

Warsaw Man Jailed After 3-Hour Shootout with Deputies
Sun, 08 Mar 2015 06:10:08 -0700

UPDATE --  The man jailed for a shootout with police officers Tuesday morning has been charged.  According to the Benton County Sheriff's Office, George Carson Smith, Jr., 58, of Warsaw, was charged by the prosecutor with first-degree domestic assault, two counts of armed criminal action, first-degree assault on an officer, and unlawful use of a weapon while intoxicated.  (previous) BENTON ...

Police find missing Lenexa woman dead
Wed, 11 Mar 2015 17:56:06 -0700

LENEXA, Kan. – Police located the missing Lenexa woman Wednesday afternoon. Police located April A. Casaert’s vehicle in Benton County, Mo. Police said the 33-year-old was also found to be deceased. Troopers said they don’t suspect foul play. Missouri Highway Patrol and the Benton County Sheriff’s Office are handling this investigation. Casaert had last been […]

March 2 Crash Reports
Sun, 01 Mar 2015 14:31:51 -0800

Two Liberty residents sustained serious injuries in a two-vehicle accident at 1:45 p.m. Friday in Pettis County.

Missouri Basketball Coaches Association names all-state teams
Sun, 29 Mar 2015 02:03:51 -0700

Here are the all-state basketball teams and final state rankings as determined by the Missouri Basketball Coaches Association.

Judge fines Washington florist over same-sex wedding flowers - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:53:58 -0700

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - A Washington state florist who refused to provide flowers for a same-sex wedding was fined $1,000 Friday, plus $1 for court costs and fees.

High school ball starts Friday
Thu, 19 Mar 2015 23:09:31 -0700

The high school baseball season opens up this weekend.

Sikeston man accused of 'mudding' a field damaging winter wheat crop
Sat, 14 Mar 2015 14:22:26 -0700

The Scott County Sheriff's Office says a man faces charges stemming from mudding in a farm field.