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Movers & Shakers (Sept. 15)
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 09:30:00 -0700

News & Notes

Benton, KY woman accused of DUI after ramming vehicle into school sign
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 09:05:28 -0700

A Benton, Kentucky woman faces DUI charges after running off the road and hitting a school sign.

Aug. 18 Crash Reports
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 13:57:27 -0700

Five people were injured in a collision at 2:32 p.m. Friday in Saline County.

Two arrested during law enforcement operation
Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:27:00 -0700

BENTON - Two people were arrested and five citations issued during traffic enforcement operation by the Scott County Sheriff's Department.

State Fair Community College and Grantham University Sign Articulation
Mon, 15 Sep 2014 08:10:38 -0700

Since 1901, Sedalia, Mo., has been the home of the Missouri State Fair. In 1968, the town's appropriately named State Fair Community College opened its doors to meet the post-secondary educational needs ...

Two arrested in traffic operation
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:48:26 -0700

BENTON -- Two arrests were made and five citations were given during a recent Scott County traffic enforcement operation conducted Wednesday. The operation took place on Interstate 55 and Interstate 57 in Scott County.

Week 4 football scoreboard
Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:57:00 -0700

Area Missouri

Passed bond issue paying for Kelly School construction
Thu, 21 Aug 2014 16:53:12 -0700

A bond issue voters passed last year is paying for new construction at Kelly schools in Scott County, Missouri.

Aug. 16 Crash Reports
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 15:12:22 -0700

A Knob Noster woman was injured in an accident at 11:30 p.m. Thursday in Johnson County. Jill Y. Fitts, 41, was driving south on SE 501 when her vehicle traveled off the west side of the road and struck a ditch, according to Missouri State Highway Patrol reports.

Benton County Letters, Sept. 10, 2014
Wed, 10 Sep 2014 06:55:19 -0700

Hush money Branstad’s “hush money” is costing Iowa taxpayers up to $700,000 this year. First, Branstad claimed hush money deals never existed, the Des Moines Register, 8/28/14, published documents that proved his claims were false. A new state audit showed he made 11 more “secret settlements” that paid people terminated for political reasons, to stay […]