Much of Monday rain free
The weather looks to remain very active for the next couple of weeks. Find out when the rain is forecast in order to better plan your days by watching the forecast. ...
Tornado Confirmation: Twister hits St. Clair County, destroys home
An EF-1 tornado tore through St. Clair county Sunday afternoon and destroyed several buildings. The tornado hit just north of Osceola.
"We didn't really have time to think, it just happened," Brenden Jones said. Jones' father was in a house destroyed by the tornado.
"He said he saw the barn blow up and the stock trailer was headed for his front door, so he headed to his ...
Missouri's Carl Edwards wins NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600
Columbia, Missouri's Carl Edwards held off Greg Biffle on Sunday night to win NASCAR's longest race, the Coca-Cola 600.
Edwards snapped a 49-race winless skid for his first victory since joining Joe Gibbs Racing. He took the lead when he stayed out and the leaders pitted with 20 laps to go for his first win ever at Charlotte Motor Speedway.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished third, Matt Kenseth ...
Settlement approved in deadly crash involving deputy
A judge in southwest Missouri has approved a settlement in a fatal crash involving a Newton County deputy.
The Joplin Globe reports that the family of 33-year-old Cory Sheppard, of Neosho, recently reached a settlement of about $460,000 in their wrongful-death lawsuit against Newton County and Deputy David Trimble.
Circuit Judge Tim Perigo approved the settlement in Newton County Circuit Court on Friday.
Sheppard was killed three years ...
Pictures: Missouri's Carl Edwards wins NASCAR's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte
Columbia, Missouri's Carl Edwards gamble on fuel paid off as he won for the first time in 2015. He's now eligible for NASCAR's Chase if he remains in the Top 30. Greg Biffle finished second. Dale Earnhardt, Jr. finished third.
(Pictures courtesy Jerry Markland/Rainier Ehrhardt/Brian Lawdermilk/Jared C. Tilton/Getty) ...
MSU Bears to host NCAA regional tourney at Hammons Field
This morning the MSU Bears beat Bradley University, making them Missouri Valley Conference baseball champs.
Then Sunday afternoon they found out Springfield will host a regional of the NCAA baseball tournament that leads up to the College World Series.
"It's going to be great to not have to travel and be in our home stadium and hopefully fans come out and I'll be looking forward to it," ...