Shootings in Willard were murder, suicide
Greene County investigators say two fatal shootings on Monday night were by a husband who killed his estranged wife and then killed himself after fleeing into Dade County. The victims were Sandra Pendergrass, 48, and Todd Pendergrass, 48.
Edited news release from Greene County Sheriff's Department:
On Monday evening, Greene County sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a location near the 10000 block of West Farm Road 124, ...
Pictures: Police investigating murder-suicide in Willard Monday night
Greene County investigators say two fatal shootings on Monday night were by a husband who killed his estranged wife and then shot himself after fleeing into Dade County. The victims were Sandra Pendergrass, 48, and Todd Pendergrass, 48. ...
Contractor agrees to pay $26,000 for not rebuilding homes after Joplin tornado
The Missouri Attorney General's Officer obtained a consent judgment against Clark Baxter, owner of Sustainable Design, for failing to provide construction materials and home-repair services after receiving money from victims of the tornado in May 2011. Under the order, signed by Jasper County Circuit Court Judge Gayle Crane, Baxter is ordered to pay $26,000 in restitution and fines, and is permanently banned from doing business ...
Body of missing real estate agent was in shallow grave
The Pulaski County Sheriff's Department says officers found the body of a real estate agent late Monday or early Tuesday. Beverly Carter, 49, was missing since last Thursday night.
The sheriff's department says Carter planned to show a house on Thursday night but she never returned home from the appointment. That house is in Scott, just outside Little Rock.
Officers arrested Arron Lewis, 33, on Monday morning ...
NFL says Abdullah should not have been penalized for praying after touchdown
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The NFL says Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized for dropping to his knees in prayer in the end zone after an interception.
NFL spokesman Michael Signora writes in an email to The Associated Press on Tuesday that "the officiating mechanic in this situation is not to flag a player who goes to the ground as ...
UPDATE: Person-of-interest in deadly shooting in Willard died of apparent suicide
The Dade County coroner says a man who was a person-of-interest in a deadly shooting in Willard on Monday night died of an apparent suicide. Coroner Gary Banta said Tuesday morning that the man was found beside his car on a county road.
The shooting was about 7:30 at a home in Willard near the intersection of Ridgeview at Pershing. A woman was killed at the ...