Author: Bill

Alabama woman hurt in I-44 crash

PHILLIPSBURG, Missouri- The Missouri State Highway Patrol says 31 year-old Mamie Christian was seriously injured when she went off the left side of I-44 and struck the cable barrier Sunday night. The wreck happened on the eastbound lane near Phillipsburg (119.4 mm). Christian was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield for treatment of serious injuries. Her 2000 Corolla was demolished in the crash. The report said Christian is from Phenix, Alabama. Trooper Ice responded at 8:03 p.m....

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Portion of Missouri Highway Renamed to Honor Fallen State Trooper

JEFFERSON CITY, Missouri-  Captain Michael A. Turner, commanding officer of Troop F, Jefferson City, invites the public to attend a ceremony to dedicate a portion of Missouri Highway FF in Audrain County, as the “Trooper James M. Bava Memorial Highway.” The ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. on Monday, August 29, 2016, and take place at the ballfields located at the northeast corner of Missouri Highway FF and South Elmwood Drive in Mexico, Missouri. This memorial highway recognizes Trooper James M. Bava, badge 162, who tragically lost his life in the line of duty in a traffic crash on...

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Criminal Minds star Thomas Gibson fired after kicking writer

E! News has confirmed Thomas Gibson has been fired from the series Criminal Minds. Gibson, 54, has played  fan-favorite Aaron Hotchner since the show debuted in 2005, and was suspended in July after kicking a writer over “creative  differences” while working on an episode he was directing. He had not been on set for the last two weeks. Gibson’s departure comes after the exit of Shemar Moore, another original cast member, at the end of last season, who said he wanted to focus on having a family after playing Derek Morgan for 11 seasons. Magic Mike star Adam Rodriguez is...

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Missouri could be home to unique Pokémon store

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Missouri- KFVS says that Cape Girardeau could soon become a hub for Pokémon enthusiasts everywhere. On the heels of the release of the Pokémon Go app, a group of entrepreneurs is looking to open a one-of-kind shop for fans of the game. Timothy Harris and his friends are calling it Rivertown Lab Pokéshop. “When Pokémon Go came out it really gave the actual push,” Harris said. The store will feature everything Pokémon. “We’re looking at plushes, backpacks, t-shirts,” Harris said. All of the items will come direct from the game’s original creators, Nintendo. “They have granted us access to...

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Newborn beaten to death by 6 year-old brother, mother charged

LARGO, Florida- WFLA reports a 62-year-old mother is facing homicide charges after her 15-day-old daughter died after being beaten by her 6-year-old brother. A 62-year-old woman who was artificially inseminated and gave birth to a baby girl 13 days ago, is now charged with her daughter’s death. Detectives say the suspect left her 6-year-old son alone with the baby, and he beat her to death. Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri on Thursday outlined the disturbing details in the bizarre and gruesome case, saying he’d “never seen anything like this,” the report continues.  “Those of us who have been doing this in this...

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