Local News

Monday, February 20, 2017

          MAN KILLED AFTER HITTING TREE IN BUTLER COUTNY   An area man died Saturday following a wreck in Butler County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, a vehicle driven by 78 year old Bobby Elledge, of Wappapello, ran off the side of Route M Saturday afternoon and struck a…

Friday, February 17, 2017

        PEDESTRIAN STRUCK AND KILLED BY VEHICLE IN STODDARD COUNTY   A pedestrian has died after he was struck by a vehicle early this morning in Stoddard County. Officials with the Highway Patrol tell KWOC News that the incident occurred at around 12:20 am on Missouri Highway 51 near Puxico. A vehicle…

Thursday, February 16, 2017

          TWO ARRESTED ON METH CHARGE IN BUTLER COUNTY   Authorities say that two people were taken into custody Wednesday morning in Butler County on a felony meth charge. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, 37 year old Shaun Porch and 21 year old Zach Davis, both of Poplar Bluff,…

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

        NAMES RELEASED OF THREE ARRESTED IN CONNECTION TO DRUG SEIZURE   Updating a story we brought to you yesterday, authorities have released the names of three people that were arrested in connection to an investigation that included the arrest of Nicholas Kemp in Poplar Bluff. According to the Corning Police Department,…