Sunday Dec 8
Anniversary: Charlie Ware & Rita (Simpson) Ware
They have three children, Paul Ware, Amarillo, TX, Mark Ware, Battlefield, MO, and Kimberly Livingston, Springfield, MO.
Springfield plows hitting the streets but public works director says cold hampers salting efforts
Drivers may not be seeing much pavement, but city plow crews are working steadily to keep snow from accumulating on local roads.
Say 'cheese' with dear old St. Nick
Here are a few places your child can visit with Santa: * Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, 1935 S. Campbell Ave. Photos with Santa are free.
Hats off to SFD and SGF
'Tis a privilege to applaud the Springfield Fire Department for its efforts to educate apartment dwellers about the dangers of careless smoking.
More than 8,000 Turkey Trot through Springfield today
More than 8,000 runners, walkers and costumed Pilgrims and turkeys ran this morning's 19th annual 5K Turkey Trot through the streets of Springfield.
Nixa family escapes from house fire
Nixa firefighters were dispatched to a house fire early this morning, where a family of four was able to escape without injury.
The closing includes the visitor center, tour road and all battlefield grounds. Park officials and volunteers are also preparing for the park's 10th annual Memorial Illumination Ceremony scheduled Dec. 14. More than 2,539 luminaries, representing those killed, wounded or missing at the Battle of Wilson's Creek, will line the tour road in a ... (more)