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Thursday, August 17, 2017

        POPLAR BLUFF SUPERINTENDENT SAYS HE IS EXCITED FOR SCHOOL TO BEGIN TODAY   Students are returning to class today in Poplar Bluff and school administrators say that are excited for school to begin. We spoke with Poplar Bluff R-1 Superintendent Scott Dill ahead of today’s school opening. “Today is the day…

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

        POPLAR BLUFF MAN SERIOUSLY INJURED IN ELLSINORE AREA WRECK   A Poplar Bluff man was transported to an area hospital Tuesday morning following a two vehicle wreck in Carter County. According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, the wreck occurred shortly after 8 am Tuesday when a vehicle, driven by 54…

Tuesday August 15, 2017

ROMBAUER WOMAN IN CUSTODY ON FIRST DEGREE MURDER CHARGE A woman who was involved in a deadly shooting in Rombauer earlier this month is now facing a 1st degree murder charge. According to Butler County Sheriff Mark Dobbs, a warrant has been issued charging 51 year old Judith Kimbrell, of Rombauer, with murder 1st degree…

Monday August 14, 2017

AUTOPSY TO BE HELD TODAY FOR MAN FOUND DEAD IN CURRENT RIVER The Ripley County Sheriff tells KWOC News that a Doniphan man was found dead Sunday in Current River. According to Sheriff Mike Barton, 42 year old James Hough had last been seen with his girlfriend Thursday evening when they went swimming just down…

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