Contact KY3: Scam of the Week Sept. 2
Perhaps it has happened to you.
Due to suspicious activity, your credit card is locked.
Sometimes it's because you traveled and your credit card company wants to verify it was you. Sometimes a crook wants to fool you. Luckily, a Strafford man wasn't duped.
"Hardly ever do I get a call. My wife might call me," said Jim Chowning.
Chowning has a cell phone in case of an emergency. ...
With Fall moving in, here's what you need to know about City Utilities tree trimming policy
The overnight storms that rolled through on Monday were a reminder for hundreds of people of what it's like to live without electricity for a while.
In 2007, thousands of homes in Springfield were without power for up to two weeks.
Since then, Springfield City Utilities has had a much stricter tree trimming policy.
They say it's the most controversial thing they do, but also the most beneficial ...
Original host of KY3's 'Children's Hour' dies at age 90.
Another of the KY3 originals has died. Claudia Cox, 90, was part of the family from Springfield who put this station on the air in 1953.
Cox started “Children's Hour” and co-hosted “Mid-Day,” the forerunner of our Noon News. Her ever-present smile and charm served her well in those early years of local programming.
Cox shared her memories of 'winging it' on our 25th anniversary broadcast.
After helping ...
College of the Ozarks limits cell phone use
You probably pick yours up several times during the workday to make a call, check a text, or surf the web. But at the campus that bills itself as "Hard Work U", using cell phones on the job or at other designated times is now forbidden.
Students at College of the Ozarks enjoy socializing as much as any other college students. "You just walk in, find ...
Mizzou's Michael Sam set to sign with Dallas Cowboys
Multiple media reports say the Dallas Cowboys are ready to sign former Mizzou defensive end Michael Sam.
The reports say if Sam passes a physical on Wednesday, he'll be signed to the Cowboys practice squad. Sam made headlines this spring as the first openly gay player to be drafted by an NFL team.
The St. Louis Rams cut Sam over the weekend.
Tornado confirmed in Monday storm system near Joplin
The National Weather Service confirmed an EF1 tornado in Newton County, Missouri Monday.
The twister touched down near Leawood at 11:08 p.m. That is just south of I-44 near Joplin. The tornado was part of a larger path of straight-line wind damage near the intersection of Reinmiller and Birch.
The storm uprooted and snapped trees in that area. ...