Fire destroys restaurant in Hickory County
On Wednesday afternoon, the smoke was still rising from the smoldering remains of what was a popular eating place in little Carson’s Corner. The community is south of Hermitage at the intersection of Missouri 254 at Missouri 64, near Pomme de Terre Lake.
“A complete loss, totally,” said Richard Solan, Incident Commander with the Hermitage Fire Department. “You could see the fire coming up the road ...
Springfield considers restrictions on panhandling, tobacco and other issues
The Coffee Ethic serves up fresh brew right on Park Central Square. Owner Tom Billionis said business is great and gets better every year.
He wants to see that trend continue for his and other businesses in the area.
"Just to create an environment that everyone feels comfortable is the main goal in all of it," said Billionis.
Billionis is on the Park Central Square Task Force. The ...
Missouri executes man for murder of good Samaritan in 1994
A man from Kansas City man was executed for killing a good Samaritan who stopped to help him and his friends after their car had broken down in 1994.
Allen Nicklasson, 41, died at 10:52 p.m. Wednesday at the state prison in Bonne Terre.
Nicklasson and two other men were returning to Kansas City after buying drugs in St. Louis in August 1994 when their car broke ...
Electrical problem caused fire next to Silver Dollar City roller coaster
Silver Dollar City says it was a minor electrical problem that caused a fire at the entrance to the Outlaw Run. It damaged an outer wall above the area where people line up to ride the huge roller coaster. The wooden ride itself is not damaged.
The theme park was closed when the fire started about 10:45 p.m. Tuesday. It was also already scheduled to be ...
Bitterly cold night
Temperatures in the single digits are likely tonight where snow cover remains. The chance for rain or even freezing rain is possible by Friday. Get the latest forecast by watching the video. ...
Frisco Railroad documentary airs Thursday, Sunday on Ozarks Public TV
Thursday, Dec. 12, 7 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 15, 1 p.m., Ozarks Public Television documentary airs "Community Ties, the Frisco Railroad of Southwest Missouri," the history of that fabled company. ...