Wright County voters to decide on 911 tax
Next week Wright County voters will decide on the fate of the county's 911 operations.
Right now when you call 911 in Wright County, you'll be put in touch with Wright County dispatchers, but that won't be the case if voters don't approve a new 3/8 cent sales tax next week
"We've spent 20 plus years of teaching kids to dial 911, we'd like to just keep ...
Ghost town in Greene County reveals memories, mysteries of a bygone era
In this haunting season, you might not be aware of a ghost town sitting right in our back yard.
There isn’t left of the community of Phenix, which was tucked away in the hills north of Ash Grove. It was once one of the largest towns in Greene County. Now it’s a ghost town. The place isn’t so much haunted. But, the situation could be considered ...
Rountree Neighborhood preps for hundreds of trick-or-treaters
The Rountree Halloween parade will go from 5:30 to 6 from Delmar to Madison street on Friday October 31st. ...
Sample Ballots: November 2014 Election
Voters across the viewing area can go to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 4. Click the links to see the sample ballots for each county. The polls are open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Voters can vote absentee at their county clerk's office until 5 p.m. Monday. Some county clerks will be open on Saturday for absentee voters.
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Cards exercise Lackey option at big league minimum
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The St. Louis Cardinals have exercised their 2015 contract option on pitcher John Lackey, which is at the major league minimum.
The right-hander agreed to an $82.5 million, five-year contract with Boston in December 2009 that contained a provision for a conditional team option at the minimum if he missed a season due to specified injury. Lackey did not pitch in 2012 ...
Republican Congressman faces familiar Democratic, Libertarian opponents
Next Tuesday, some of the 750,000 voters across southwest Missouri will decide if they want to keep the incumbent or send a new 7th District congressman to Washington.
The jovial Republican incumbent, Rep. Billy Long, faces familiar Democratic and Libertarian opponents. Soft-spoken retired teacher Jim Evans, who ran in 2012, is the Democrat. Libertarian Party candidate Kevin Craig has been on the Congressional ballot ...