Show-Me fewer state symbols
Missouri has 28 official state symbols, from the Blue Bird to the Three-Toed Box Turtle, and from Paddlefish to Channel Catfish. Now a state representative says the naming of official symbols needs to stop.
Representative Tom Flanigan, (R) Carthage, has introduced house bill 1350 which would halt the legislature from appointing more symbolic symbols that could symbolize the state.
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Neighborhoods Divided Over SOGI Vote
With the SOGI vote less than two weeks away political signs are popping up in neighborhoods around Springfield. Opinions on the issue are divided not only throughout the city but in individual neighborhoods.
"I think it was two weeks ago today they delivered the signs and I noticed my neighbor had their sign the same day," says Springfield voter Julie Thompson.
Thompson has a 'No Repeal' sign ...
Teen girl disappears from home near Montrose, MO
The Henry County Sheriff and the Missouri Highway Patrol are looking for a 13-year-old who went missing from her home in the Montrose, Missouri area Sunday morning. The mother of Hannah Sue Kennish last saw her about 8 am, and then the child could not be found at around 10 am. The rear door of the home was found open. Montrose is about 90 miles ...
Warmer air for the workweek
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Crash near bridge stalls traffic near Kimberling City
Drivers in Stone County found a troubled bridge over water Sunday afternoon.
Crews from the Southern Stone County Fire Protection District responded to a three car crash on the Kimberling City bridge Sunday afternoon. A truck pulling a goose neck trailer jackknifed, and was hit by a pickup and a car. The crash blocked the road for about an hour.
No one was hurt, but three vehicles ...
Interstate crash slows traffic in Phelps County
A crash on Interstate 44 slowed traffic for several hours in Phelps County.
A semi-truck crashed in the median at about mile marker 169 about 10 miles east of Waynesville. It took several hours for clear the wreckage and clean up the site of the crash.
There is no word on injuries, if any.