One day before Royals' World Series run; tickets are at all-time high
The Kansas City Royals play in game one of the World Series for the first time in 29 years Tuesday night.
On the ticket Web-site stubhub.com, tickets were listed as high as 16-thousand dollars on Monday evening, although they may not sell for that much.
The lowest price on Monday evening was at about 600 dollars.
Despite the price, some fans say this might not ever happen again ...
Scam of the week: Fake sales can cost you
If you or someone you know sells products like Avon, Mary Kay, Pampered Chef, Lia Sophia .... they need to be cautious.
One sale almost turned into a financial disaster.
"We sell the body wash, the deodorant, just small items that we can have available don't take up a lot of space, said Teri Buckley.
The Avon shelf is a small part of Teri's Thrifty Treasures in west ...
Marshfield teacher violated district policy before sex charges
Tthe Marshfield teacher accused of sexually abusing a 16-year old girl violated district policy by sending her text messages and was disciplined by the school district last year. Some believe the policies may be too lenient.
Court documents say Marshfield Junior High teacher Johnna Feazell received two notices of deficiency last school year in relation to her contact or attempted contact with the victim she's now ...
Crash kills police officer/fire chief on way to fire
An Alton police officer who is also a firefighter died after a crash on Monday. Eddie Johnson Jr., 45, was on his way to a house fire six miles west of Alton when he lost control, went off the left side of the highway, hit a driveway approach, and rolled his police cruiser several times. He was ejected from the vehicle.
The crash was on U.S. ...
Springfield funeral home will host its first fireworks show using cremated remains
A funeral home will host its first fireworks memorial service this Saturday.
The Greenlawn Memorial Gardens event will showcase fireworks manufactured with cremated remains by AM Pyrotechnics. The inaugural display will be near Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.
“We are anxious to see the first of what we hope to be many of these unique fireworks displays,” said Jason Diemer, vice-president of Greenlawn Funeral Homes. “This is an exciting ...
Man pleads guilty for death of teenager Khighla Parks
Larry Warner of Springfield, one of three people charged for the death of 15-year-old Khighla Parks of Greene County in September 2012, pleaded guilty last Friday in Dallas County Circuit Court. Warner was charged with second-degree murder, child endangerment, and conspiracy to commit statutory sodomy.
Warner's sentencing hearing is scheduled for Dec. 19. Greene County Circuit Judge Michael Cordonnier heard the case on special assignment. Warner ...