Local and Regional News

8/21-SPEAKOUT 8/25-8/28


OUR PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAM 'SPEAKOUT' CAN BE HEARD ONCE AGAIN THIS MONDAY THROUGH THURSDAY. OUR GUEST ON MONDAY WILL BE FROM THE HENRY CO. HEALTH CENTER TALKING ABOUT THE 'WIC' PROGRAM...TUESDAY, WE WILL FEATURE THE WINDSOR SEPTEMBERFEST...WED., WE WILL PREVIEW THE CLINTON CARDINAL BOOSTER CLUB'S 1-4-ALL FUNDRAISER...AND IT'S THE MO DEPT. OF CONSERVATION ON THURSDAY.

8/21-Latest from Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI
TUESDAY AUGUST 19, 2014, 15th DAY OF THE JULY 2014 TERM

8/21-Phone Outage in Cass Co.


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11:45am

FairPoint Communications has a widespread phone outage that includes the cities of Peculiar, Cleveland, Garden City, East Lynne, Drexel and Creighton. 

8/21-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 30 year old from Clinton.

8/21-That's A Lot of Food!


Missouri Farmers Care announces 18,783 pounds of food to be donated from State Fair food Canstruction® and food drive efforts.

8/21-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
August 20, 2014 0700 a.m.- August 21, 2014

8/21-Eyes of the Nation Continue to Watch Ferguson


Ferguson, MO - As tensions have eased slightly on the streets of Ferguson, attention now shifts to the investigation into the police shooting of Michael Brown, and how to repair the damage done to the social fabric of the city, the state and the nation in the wake of the unrest that ensued.
 

8/21-Update on Road Work in Henry Co.


Road-Rebuilding Project to CLOSE Henry County Route P
In Two Phases, Tentatively Starting Week of Sept. 2
 
Project is being postponed due to construction delays.

8/21-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Thursday, August 21
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

8/21-Press Release Includes Conviction of Holden Man


GUARDIAN OF JUSTICE AWARD
 
KC POLICE DETECTIVES HONORED FOR
DRUG TRAFFICKING INVESTIGATION
 
USDA AGENT HONORED FOR
CARGO THEFT INVESTIGATION

8/21-Investor Fraud Alert


Kander Issues Investor Alert on Fraudulent Investment Advertising

8/21-"Operation Roadhouse" Near Warsaw


Colorado man pleads guilty to illegally
trafficking in paddlefish

8/21-Warning About Scam Calls


AG Koster warns Missourians of scam calls from 202 area code
 

8/21-Trying to Keep Meth Out of MO


LUTHERVILLE, Md., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Drug Diversion Investigators (NADDI) today lauded the latest results achieved by the real-time, pseudoephedrine (PSE) blocking system in Missouri.

8/21-MPACT Missouri


Our mission is to empower families to advocate for themselves so that children with special educational needs can reach their full potential in education and life - through support, training, and education.

8/21-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


An injury from Houstonia and an arrest in Henry Co.

8/21-From the Brownfield Network


Take time to take precautions, plus four other stories.

 

8/21-Most Children Have...


their school shots (AUDIO)

MONet  August 21, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Most of the school children starting classes in Missouri have gotten their required immunizations, but many have not.

8/20-SPEAKOUT 8/21


DAVID LEE'S GUEST ON SPEAKOUT ON THURSDAY WILL BE FROM GOLDEN VALLEY MEMORIAL HEALTHCARE TALKING ABOUT PHYSICAL THERAPY AND THE UPCOMING MEDICAL EQUIPMENT DRIVE.. LISTEN IN AT 9:40AM ON KDKD FM AND INTERNET, 12:15PM ON KDKD AM1280 AND YOU CAN HEAR IT FOR A WEEK AT WWW.WESTCENTRALMOINFO.COM.
 

8/20-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 19 year old from Independence.

8/20-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
August 19, 2014 0700 a.m.- August 20, 2014

8/20-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Wednesday, August 20
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

8/20-May Need More Seats at the Football Stadium!


First-day Data Shows UCM on Track for Fourth Consecutive Record Enrollment

WARRENSBURG, MO (Aug. 19, 2014) – As the University of Central Missouri today began the fall 2014 semester Tuesday, Aug. 19, preliminary data indicates the university is on track for a record student enrollment for the fourth consecutive year.

8/20-Clinton City Council Meets


The Clinton City Council met Tuesday night for the second time in Aug. and heard from Jim Smith, the Greater Clinton-Area Chamber of Commerce Director of Comm. and Economic Development.

8/20-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


An injury from Clinton and an arrest from Warrensburg.
 

8/20-From the Brownfield Network


Missouri rice growers to have field day, plus three other stories.

 

8/20-Only Seven Years to Plan...


a big state party (AUDIO)

MONet  August 20, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Planning for a big birthday party takes some time. Planning for a 200th birthday party takes a lot of time. But organizers have only seven years to put the event together.
 

8/20-Updates About Ferguson, MO(three stories)


Sen. McCaskill defends St. Louis Co. prosecutor, says he will be fair on Michael Brown case, plus two other stories about this situation in Eastern MO.

MONet  August 20, 2014 By Mike Lear

 

8/19-Warsaw Grad Promoted


Colonel Replogle Announces September 1, 2014 promotions


Colonel Ron Replogle, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces the following promotions effective September 1, 2014.

8/19-The Need is There


New survey of food needs in Missouri (AUDIO)

MONet  August 19, 2014 By Bob Priddy

A new study of heavy demands on Missouri’s food pantries adds to a less-than encouraging picture of hunger in Missouri.
 

8/19-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Warsaw and Johnson Co.
 

8/19-MO House Speaker Not Worried...


about veto session support of members who outlasted Sinquefield-backed opponents

 

8/19-Updates from Ferguson(two stories)


National Guard to Ferguson; Brown attorney says there might have been a struggle

 

8/19-Latest from Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI
THURSDAY AUGUST 14th, 2014, 14th DAY OF THE JULY 2014 TERM

8/19-Henry Co. 4-H FFA 2014...


Steer and Ham Sale
August 18, 2014

8/19-DESE Contract Review


Otto Releases DESE Contract
Review Report

8/19-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
August 17, 2014 0700 a.m.- August 19, 2014

8/19-Bring Back the Bricks!!


Cardinal Stadium Walkway
Bringing Back the Original 1952 Field House Bricks
Limited Number of Bricks Available

8/19-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 25 year old from Clinton.

8/19-Onsite Septic Operation...


and Maintenance Manual now Available

8/19-Appreciating Agriculture


The 41st Annual Ag Appreciation Dinner presented by the Greater Clinton-Area Chamber of Commerce was held Monday evening at the Benson Center.

8/19-From the Brownfield Network


Missouri crops get a good drink, plus one other story.

8/18-From the Henry Co. Health Center


Weekly tips, news, and more.

8/18-Clinton P.D. Investigate Death


This morning, at approximately 7:10 A.M., Clinton Police Officers were dispatched to the 300 block of South Third Street in reference to a possible self-inflicted gunshot wound.

8/18-The MO Bar


Missouri Lawyers Elect Members of
2014-15 Board of Governors and Young Lawyers’ Section Council

8/18-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Four arrests, only one from Clinton.

 

8/18-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
August 15, 2014 0700 a.m.- August 17, 2014

8/18-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Saturday, August 16
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

8/18-From U.S. Rep. Hartzler


View From the Capitol - Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler's Newsletter for the Week of August 11-15, 2014
Good Day,
Our Second Annual Farm Tour of Missouri’s Fourth Congressional District and a visit to the State Fair – Missouri’s largest agricultural expo – took center stage during this very busy in-district work week.
 

8/18-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office(weekly report)


08/17/2014

St. Clair County Sheriff's Office News Release for Aug. 11-17, 2014

    St. Clair County Sheriff Office deputies were busy with a variety of calls during the week of Aug. 11-17.

8/18-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Montrose, Warsaw and othersover the weekend, plus arrests from Warsaw, Butler and others as well in West-Central MO.

8/18-From the Brownfield Network


Fundraising food sales and Smart Snacks regulations, plus two other stories.

 

8/18-War on Poverty


War on Poverty anniversary (AUDIO)

MONet  August 18, 2014 By Bob Priddy

The War on Poverty began half a century ago when President Johnson signed the Economic Opportunity Act fifty years ago this Wednesday.

8/18-Security, Autopsy and Video(four stories)


Head of security in Ferguson: ‘no alternative but to elevate the level of our response’

MONet  August 18, 2014 By Mike Lear

“A Sunday that started with prayers and messages of unity, peace and justice took a very different turn after dark.”
 

8/15-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Arrests from Blue Springs and Montreal, MO.

8/15-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
August 14, 2014 0700 a.m.- August 15, 2014

8/15-From Harrisonville H.S. to the Air Force


Air Force Airman Dylan C. Southard graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

8/15-Latest from Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI
TUESDAY AUGUST 12, 2014, 13th DAY OF THE JULY 2014 TERM
The Henry County Commission met pursuant to adjournment at the courthouse in Clinton, Missouri.

8/15-Conservation Commission to Meet


August 2014 Conservation Commission Meeting Agenda
Background documents related to the open agenda items are available for public viewing at Conservation Department Headquarters, Jefferson City, for eight calendar days prior to the meeting.

8/15-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Friday, August 15
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

8/15-Learn About the Process


Over the past year, the MO Dept. of Mental Health has been working with county boards, service providers, families and individuals in order to evaluate how the administrative functions of the developmental disabilities system in MO may be improved.

8/15-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


An injury from Clinton and an arrest from Leeton.

8/15-From the Brownfield Network


Propane stocks building, plus two other stories.

 

8/15-House Speaker Discusses...


possible veto overrides on budget items, tax policy bills

MONet  August 15, 2014 By Mike Lear

Governor Jay Nixon (D) vetoed a record number of bills from the 2014 legislative session, but the Republican-led legislature will attempt to overturn many of those vetoes according, to the House Speaker.

8/15-Bad Times in Ferguson(five stories)


Highway Patrol put in charge of security in Ferguson in wake of Michael Brown shooting

MONet  August 14, 2014 By Mike Lear

Governor Jay Nixon (D) has pulled local authorities off of control of security in Ferguson and put it in the hands of the Highway Patrol, after several nights of protests, some of which have turned violent, after the fatal shooting by police of 18-year-old...

8/14-The MSHP May Be Looking For You!


The Missouri State Highway Patrol Seeks Trooper Applicants

The Missouri State Highway Patrol, a premiere law enforcement agency, is testing for new troopers.

8/14-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Arrests from Clinton and Independence.

8/14-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
August 13, 2014 0700 a.m.- August 14, 2014

8/14-There's More Than Just the Flu Shot


Each year, tens of thousands of adults in the United States suffer serious health problems, are hospitalized, or even die from diseases that could be prevented by vaccines, including influenza, pertussis (whooping cough), certain bacterial infections, hepatitis A and B, shingles, and even some cancers including cervical cancer and liver cancer.

8/14-Get the Red Out...and Beat the Hornets!


Get the Red Out a Decade-Long Tradition at UCM


WARRENSBURG, MO (Aug. 13, 2014) – A fun-filled event that has brought thousands of local residents and students together since 2004, the University of Central Missouri’s Get the Red Out celebration is planned for 4 - 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11.

8/14-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Thursday, August 14
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

8/14-From Clinton School Supt. Eaton


Providing World Class education for each student
With the 2014-2015 school year now underway, there is much to be grateful for in the Clinton School District. Thanks to the support of our community, facilities throughout the district have been significantly enhanced.

8/14-Osceola License Office Contract Awarded


JEFFERSON CITY - The Office of Administration, in conjunction with the Missouri Department of Revenue, has awarded the management contract for the Osceola License Office to Tammy L. Young in Lowry City, Mo.

8/14-Watch For Students


...School Starts Soon

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reminds drivers that schools throughout the state are starting their 2014-2015 school year. Young people will be walking, biking, and driving to school. It is critical for drivers to be alert, especially near school zones, playgrounds, and bicycle paths.

8/14-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


An Injury from Osceola plus three others...and arrests from Osceola and three others, including Henry Co.

8/14-From the Brownfield Network


Funding for socially disadvantaged farmers

August 13, 2014 By Dave Russell

$400,000 in funding to establish the Socially Disadvantaged Farmers and Ranchers Policy Research Center has been announced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
 

8/14-Bikers and Hikers Want...


Rock Island line (AUDIO)

MONet  August 14, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Ten thousand Missourians are saying the Rock Island Line  is the line to ride—-a bicycle. They’ll be taking their hopes today to the owner  of a railroad that hasn’t seen a train for two decades.

8/14-Controversy Over Shooting Continues in Eastern MO(three stories)


Federal civil rights investigation of Michael Brown shooting launched, plus two other stories.

8/13-Don't Be a Victim


IRS Repeats Warning about Phone Scams
 
WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Inspector General for Tax Administration continue to hear from taxpayers who have received unsolicited calls from individuals demanding payment while fraudulently claiming to be from the IRS.

8/13-Watch For Students, School Starts Soon


The Missouri State Highway Patrol reminds drivers that schools throughout the state are starting their 2014-2015 school year. Young people will be walking, biking, and driving to school. It is critical for drivers to be alert, especially near school zones, playgrounds, and bicycle paths.

8/13-Feeling Bad at the MO State Fair


Missouri State Fair Incident

At approximately 2:48 p.m., Tuesday, August 12, 2014, the Missouri State Fair Fire Department and Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers responded to the Mathewson Exhibit Center regarding possible elevated Carbon Monoxide (CO) levels at an event.

8/13-Scholarships Can be a 'Lifesaver'


WGU Missouri Announces Scholarship for Students in Need of a 'Lifesaver'

Online, state-endorsed university offers up to $3,000 scholarship for transfer students facing unemployment, school closures

8/13-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Two arrests, one from Clinton.

8/13-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
August 12, 2014 0700 a.m.- August 13, 2014

8/13-Stay Out of Debt and Learn at the Same Time


Debt 101: MO College Students Learn Life Skills
Jefferson City, MO - The state of Missouri is taking steps to help college students stay out of debt and start their futures on the right financial footing.
 

8/13-Certified to Educate


Washington, DC - 8/12/14 - The Missouri legislature has authorized the American Board for Certification of Teacher Excellence (ABCTE) to provide certification for educators in grades K-6, effective August 28, 2014.

8/13-The Latest from the Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI
THURSDAY AUGUST 7th, 2014, 12th DAY OF THE JULY 2014 TERM

The Henry County Commission met pursuant to adjournment at the courthouse in Clinton, Missouri.

8/13-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Wednesday, August 13
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

8/13-Student Test Scores Down in MO


JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – Student scores on standardized tests are down in most subjects in Missouri.
 

8/13-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Injuries from Clinton, Raymore and Green Ridge plus arrests from Osceola and Butler.
 

8/13-From the Brownfield Network


The end to the Era of Grain, plus two other stories.

 

8/13-Education Officials...


to state Board: drop in student assessment scores not cause for concern

MONet  August 13, 2014 By Mike Lear

Missouri education officials don’t know why student test scores are down, but they’re telling the State Board of Education not to worry.

8/13-Al Sharpton in St. Louis...


calls for peace and justice after Michael Brown shooting

MONet  August 12, 2014 By Mike Lear

The Reverend Al Sharpton has come to St. Louis to join the family of Michael Brown in calling for justice and peace in the wake of the teenager’s shooting death Saturday by a Ferguson police officer.

8/12-Helping With College and Careers


Education Department Awards 40 States, D.C., and the Virgin Islands $28.4 Million in Grants to Help Low-Income Students Take Advanced Placement Tests

8/12-Money for El Dorado Springs School District


Gov. Nixon announces funding for early childhood education project in El Dorado Springs
Missouri Start Smart helps to expand early learning opportunities for more children so they can start kindergarten ready to succeed in school and beyond
 

8/12-Jobs and the State of MO


DED releases July 2014 Jobs Report
 
Jefferson City, Mo. – Missouri’s nonfarm payroll employment grew by 13,200 jobs in July, according to seasonally adjusted data released by the Missouri Department of Economic Development.

8/12-HCSO Report and Special Release


Vehicle Pursuit ends in Henry County

On Monday, August 11, 2014 at 11:52 p.m. Henry County Sheriff's Office as well as the Clinton Police Department and Missouri Highway Patrol assisted Cass County Sheriff's deputies with a vehicle failing to yield.

8/12-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 51 year old man from Clinton.

8/12-Tourism Workshop Scheduled


Join us for a workshop to promote tourism and economic development in our county and surrounding area. A "Cultural Heritage Tourism & the Arts" workshop will be held Monday, September 8th from 9:30am-3:45pm at the Delozier Building, located at 203 W. Franklin St. in Clinton, Missouri.
 

8/12-Nominate a Hometown Hero


Hometown Hero promotion returns for 2014-15 season

WARRENSBURG, Mo. -- UCM Athletics will once again honor area individuals and groups during the 2014-15 football and basketball seasons with the Hometown Hero promotion.

8/12-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Tuesday, August 12
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

8/12-MO Led Nation in Medicaid Roll Reductions


AP — Missouri’s Medicaid program is leading the nation in the number of people dropped from its rolls.
 

8/12-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


Two injuries and one arrest from West-Central MO

8/12-From the Brownfield Network


HSUS loses Charity Navigator rating

August 11, 2014 By Julie Harker

The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) has lost its rating from Charity Navigator – an online charity evaluator.
 

8/12-Time Has Run Out...



August 12, 2014 By Bob Priddy

for a state hospital that has served Missourians in several ways for more than a century.

8/12-Unrest Near St. Louis(two stories)


Violence follows vigil in St. Louis suburb, Nixon calls for investigation

August 11, 2014 By Missourinet Contributor

 

8/11-Osceola Man Arrested


On Monday, Aug. 4, a St. Clair County deputy responded to Roscoe in reference to a complaint from a 16 year-old female juvenile of a man following her from Casey’s gas station in Osceola.  

8/11-Clinton P.D. Arrest Report


Five arrests from Clinton and one each from Montrose and KC.

8/11-Nicotine Replacement Therapy


...(NRT) AVAILABLE THROUGH THE MISSOURI TOBACCO QUITLINE

The Missouri Tobacco Quitline is providing NRT for a limited time.

8/11-HCSO Report and Special Release


Drug Search Warrant Executed in Calhoun on Sunday Evening
According to Sheriff Kent Oberkrom, four persons were arrested on 24-hour investigation of various drug-related charges, in connection with a search warrant which was executed at around 6:30 p.m. on Sunday evening, August 10, 2014, in the 300 block of South East Street, Calhoun.

 

8/11-Next Steps Coming Soon...


for Possible Cross-State Trail
Kansas City, MO – Ameren Bicycle and outdoor enthusiasts are pushing for the creation of a second cross-state trail, which would stretch from Kansas City to St. Louis along the defunct Rock Island rail line.
 

8/11-Adding to WAFB


Growth at Whiteman Applauded by McCaskill
Senator praises Air Force announcement to increase nuclear force personnel
 
 

8/11-The Gov. May Want YOUR Tree!


Wanted: Governor's Christmas Tree
Candidate trees must be nominated by Sept. 30.
 

8/11-Listening Post in St. Clair Co.


Congresswoman Hartzler announces staff listening post in St. Clair County
Congresswoman Vicky Hartzler (MO-4) announces a 4th Congressional District staff listening post has been scheduled for Friday morning, Aug. 22, 10-11 a.m., at the St. Clair County Library in Osceola.
 

8/11-It Seemed Like the Logical Thing to Do...?


FERGUSON, Mo. – A day of anger over a fatal police shooting of an unarmed black man in suburban St. Louis turned to mayhem as people looted businesses, vandalized vehicles and confronted police in riot gear who tried to block access to parts of the city.
 

8/11-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Monday, August 11
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

8/11-From the St. Clair Co. Sheriff's Office(weekly report)


St. Clair County Sheriff’s Office
News Release for Aug. 4-10, 2014
 
    St. Clair County Sheriff Office deputies took a variety of reports during the week of Aug. 4-10.

8/11-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


A fatality from Harrisonville, plus injuries from Clinton, Appleton City and others.  Arrests from Chilhowee, Rockville and others as well.

8/11-From the Water Patrol Division of the MSHP


An injury from Knob Noster in Henry Co.

8/11-From the Brownfield Network


Missouri rain helps crops but more needed, plus more stories for the Show-Me State.

 

8/11-Campaign Reform


The Four: time for campaign reform (AuDIO)

MONet  August 11, 2014 By Bob Priddy

Two Republican State Representatives who survived heavily-financed efforts to oust them from office last week think it’s time to reign in what they think are abuses in campaign finance.
 

8/11-State Ag. Officials...


want parts of omnibus bills saved

MONet  August 11, 2014 By Mike Lear

Two big agriculture bills that were vetoed by Governor Jay Nixon (D) because they would have changed who regulates captive deer, had other provisions he liked.

8/8-Road Closure in Henry Co.


The Henry County Road & Bridge department will be closing road SW 900 in Bear Creek Township for 3 weeks starting today 8/8/14.  This road is located between SW 751 & SW 801.

8/8-Clinton Police Dept. Arrest Report


A 39 year old woman from Clinton.

8/8-HCSO Report


PRESS RELEASE
Tips Hotline 1-800-825-8477
August 7, 2014 0700 a.m.- August 8, 2014

8/8-Latest from Henry Co. Commission


HENRY COUNTY COMMISSION, HENRY COUNTY MISSOURI
TUESDAY AUGUST 5, 2014, 11th DAY OF THE JULY 2014 TERM
The Henry County Commission met pursuant to adjournment at the courthouse in Clinton, Missouri.

8/8-Responsible Gaming


August Serves as Missouri’s Responsible Gaming Education Month

 
          

8/8-Area Road and Bridge Work


MoDOT Road Report for Friday, August 8
 
(Weather and/or work scheduling conflicts could postpone the work)
 
 

8/8-Low Interest Loans


The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Missouri Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director, Mark Cadle, today announced that farmers and ranchers still have time to apply for low interest 2014 loans available through FSA’s direct farm ownership program. The deadline to submit applications is Sept. 30, 2014.

8/8-Area Injury Accidents and Arrests from the MSHP


An injury from Collins and two others...and an arrest from Holden.

8/8-Learning to be One of the MSHP


Missouri State Highway Patrol Law Enforcement Academy Welcomed 99th Recruit Class

Colonel Ron Replogle, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces that 44 people reported to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Law Enforcement Academy on July 1, 2014, to begin the 25-week training course to become a trooper.

8/8-From the Brownfield Network


Farmers Markets celebrated this week, plus one other story.

 

8/7-Talk About Wasted


Impaired Driving Claims Lives. Talk About Wasted.
Missouri law enforcement reminds motorists to Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over.

7/31-Sign Up for Livestock Disaster Assistance


Livestock Disaster Assistance Sign-up Underway
The signup period for multiple livestock disaster programs opened on April 15, 2014. These disaster programs are authorized by the 2014 Farm Bill as permanent programs and provide retroactive authority to cover losses that occurred on or after Oct. 1, 2011.
 

7/23-Learning Law Enforcement


The Cass County Sheriff’s Office Regional Training Academy is now accepting applications for its 2015 class.

7/22-Urgent Need for Donors


American Red Cross issues urgent call for blood and platelet donors
Blood donations needed now to prevent emergency situation

7/1-Volunteers Needed for FAITH in Clinton


RSVP-Retired and Senior Volunteer Program

Volunteers Needed for FAITH (Families Assisted In Transitional Housing)

 

6/30-Have Problem Wildlife? MDC Can Help


Get help with nuisance wildlife and learn how to prevent problems at mdc.mo.gov/node/2573.
By Bonnie Chasteen, Missouri Department of Conservation
 

6/30-How to Complain About Food and/or Septic System


Complaints concerning food and/or septic can be made to the Henry County Health Center in the following manner:

6/26-Don't Sweat It


...Consumer Tips for Reducing Summer Energy Costs
Houston, TX – The Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA), an organization that advocates for energy consumers, today released 10 tips for energy consumers to save money on summer energy bills.

6/26-Avoid Summer Tragedy


...Never Leave Kids In Cars
It's a parent's worst nightmare, but it happens every summer: kids suffer heatstroke and in some cases die after being left in hot cars.

6/24-Make Safety Part of Your Summer Fun


The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that thus far, June 2014 has included 10 drownings in Missouri. Colonel Ron Replogle, superintendent of the Patrol, urges everyone to make safety a top priority as they enjoy Missouri’s variety of rivers and lakes. Please follow these simple guidelines when swimming, floating, or taking part in any activity near water.

 

6/23-Keep Your Cool


ST. LOUIS - Summer is here, and health officials in Missouri are urging residents to stay cool in what can be a dangerous time of year.
 
 

6/20-Hot Summer Temps Put Pets in Peril


Kansas City, MO – Warmer temperatures mean more Missourians are out and about with their furry companions, but animal experts say leaving pets in cars can turn a day out into disaster very quickly.
 

6/20-Stay Cool!


Cooling Centers Provide Relief from Summer Heat - June 22-28 is Missouri Summer Weather Safety Week
 

6/10-Trooper Back to Work


A Missouri trooper involved in a recent incident in which an Iowa man drowned in the Lake of the Ozark is back at work.

5/23-Recertification Training


Central Missouri Police Academy to Offer POST Recertification Training
 
WARRENSBURG, MO (May 20, 2014) – The Central Missouri Police Academy at the University of Central Missouri, in cooperation with Midwest Police Consultants LLC and the Clinton Police Department, is offering 27 hours of POST-approved continuing education credit.

5/19-Clinton Activities Include an Open House


Below are important dates for the upcoming 2014-15 school year.

4/28-Food Safety After a Storm


USDA Food Safety Tips for States in the South
and Midwest Affected by Severe Storms
 

4/25-Pets Want to be Cool Too!


Humane Socity of Missouri AND
ANIMAL MEDICAL CENTER OF MID-AMERICA
ISSUE Early Hot Weather Reminder to Keep Pets Safe
 
Rescue this week prompts warning:
Do not leave pets in cars when temperatures are near or above 70 degrees

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