Dyson, Gore score in 9th as Royals beat White Sox
Pinch-runners Jarrod Dyson and Terrance Gore scored in the ninth inning as the Kansas City Royals rallied for a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Monday night.
Mike Moustakas doubled with one out in the ninth. Dyson ran for him and stole third and came around to score as Jake Petricka (1-5) threw a wild pitch.
After Nori Aoki, who had four hits, doubled with ...
Developer plans four-story student apartments, neighbors express concerns
A plot of land on E. Cherry St., just east of National Ave., could soon be home to a new high-end apartment building catering to college students.
“We want it to have an urban feel that kind of fit with the neighborhood. I think we have hit it pretty close,” stated Russell Meck, developer with RKJ Properties.
Meck has big plans for East Cherry Flats. The four-story ...
Soldier from Marionville dies in Army training incident
A soldier from Marionville, Mo., died in a training "incident" last week. Spc. Silas Jones, 22, had been in the Army since May 2012.
Jones graduated from Marionville High School in 2011. He was active in the FFA. Jones' former teacher and Principal, Mark Estep says Jones was a well-liked, mature student who was excited about his military future.
Estep says Jones stopped by the High School ...
Group: Arkansas State should keep religious symbol
JONESBORO, Ark. (AP) — A law firm claiming to represent an Arkansas State football player says the school should return to its helmets a cross bearing the initials of a player and an equipment manager who recently died.
At the suggestion of school lawyers, Arkansas State modified helmet decals last week. The memorial to former player Markel Owens and former equipment manager Barry Weyer is now ...
Arkansas attorney general hospitalized
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is hospitalized after a reaction to a new blood-pressure medication he is taking.
Spokesman Aaron Sadler says McDaniel has been admitted to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences for observation after being taken to the hospital Monday morning. Sadler says McDaniel is doing well and describes the incident as "a minor thing."
Sadler said in a ...
White House backs use of body cameras by police
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says requiring police officers to wear body cameras is one potential solution to the mistrust between police and their communities that fueled unrest last month in Ferguson, Missouri.
More than 150,000 people signed an online White House petition urging President Barack Obama to "create a law" requiring all police to wear body cameras.
That would require an act of Congress. But ...