Police may have nabbed man suspected of assaulting officer; then stealing car at intersection
A man fled from a Springfield police officer who made a traffic stop, after backing his SUV into the officer's patrol car and injuring the officer. The officer chased the SUV for a few blocks before stopping and calling for medical help. Later, police say, the driver abandoned the SUV, forced his way into another car by pulling the driver out of it, and sped ...
Ex-sheriff pleads guilty for stealing property recovered in criminal cases
A former sheriff of St. Clair County pleaded guilty in federal court on Tuesday for stealing property recovered in criminal cases and for selling a stolen firearm. Ron Snodgrass, 47, of El Dorado Springs, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Doug Harpool to theft concerning programs receiving federal funds.
Snodgrass served three terms as the elected sheriff in St. Clair County, from Jan. 1, 2001, through ...
Call-an-expert panel on Tuesday will offer help if you've been scammed
If you feel you've been cheated or scammed but aren't sure what to do, you can call an expert on Tuesday evening. They're from a Consumer Protection Task Force, and they'll take calls at KY3.
It's National Consumer Protection Week. All week, you can watch special Contact KY3 reports on identity theft, fraud alerts and money advice.
Phone lines will be open from 5 to 7 p.m. ...
Consumer Reports: Make your appliances last longer
The appliances in your home are a big investment. You can avoid repairs, keep them
running efficiently, and get them to last as long as possible by using these tips from
Your refrigerator will stay colder, run better, and last longer if the cold air can circulate easily. So don’t overstuff it with food. Do the doors seal properly and keep the chill in? Close the ...
Boy cusses out newspaper editor for changing comics section ...
2nd suspect for burning man in Monett is arrested
The second of two men wanted for setting another man on fire in Monett is now in the Lawrence County jail in lieu of a $200,000 bond. Officers arrested Ryan Fertig on Monday night in Pierce City.
Investigators say Fertig, 30, and Greg Fitzgerald, 36, set Corey Harp, 37, on fire in January. Harp suffered second- and third-degree burns.
Fitzgerald was on the run before he was ...