Funeral for Alton police officer/firefighter is Friday
Gov. Jay Nixon ordered the flags of the United States and Missouri at all state government buildings in Oregon County to be flown at half-staff on Friday in honor of Fire Chief Eddie J. Johnson Jr., of the Alton Fire Department.
The flags will fly at half-staff from sunrise until sunset that day. Johnson's funeral that day is at 2 at Alton High School.
An Alton ...
World Series Game 2 pregame: Royals fans aren't ready to give up
Fans from the Ozarks and others from much farther away joined Kansas City residents to cheer on the Royals. ...
Battlefield Mall stores hire holiday helpers
The Help Wanted signs are out.
Job seekers were at the Battlefield Mall where hundreds of positions are up for grabs.
Dozens of retailers gathered in one place to hire hundreds of cashiers, servers and sales reps. Many hope a seasonal job, will become a full time permanent job.
"All the stuff I learned in the military basically puts me a head," said Louis Casado.
Casado served in Iraq ...
2nd Honor Flight of the Ozarks trip was long, satisfying day
Seventy-five veterans from the Ozarks were treated to a trip to Washington, D.C. on Tuesday to see the monuments in their honor. ...
Murder suspect's hearing reveals details of finances, gambling losses, DNA
A judge refused to set a bond for the man accused of murdering a couple from Springfield last spring. Mark Porter, 53, of Ozark, appeared in Judge Mark Powell’s Greene County courtroom on Wednesday morning.
Porter is charged with first-degree murder for the deaths of Gary and Jan Tyrrell in their home in southeast Springfield. Porter waived his right to a preliminary hearing, at which prosecutors ...
Slideshow: Royals take batting practice at 'The K' before World Series Game 2
The Royals took batting practice Wednesday afternoon before Game 2 of the World Series. The Giants took a 1-0 series lead after a 7-1 victory on Tuesday night. ...