Monday Feb 24
Camp MeWe gets preliminary nod
Emotions aside, developers who want to build a religious camp for kids in Christian County cleared a hurdle by a split vote.
Want to help? Hailey Owens memorial fund set up at Empire Bank
A memorial account in Hailey Owens' name has been set up by a family member at Empire Bank, Marketing Director Andrew Tasset said this afternoon.
Nixa family displaced by overnight fire
A Nixa family of three escaped a fire overnight that destroyed the house. Nixa Assistant Fire Chief Whitney Weaver said a heat lamp in a dog house started a fire on the back porch of that home, in the 1800 block of South Brooke, that quickly spread throughout the home.
Tired of snow? Fend off cabin fever at Lake Life Expo
Sure, there's snow on the ground. But if you're suffering from cabin fever and want a reason to switch out of snow boots and wear your flip-flops in the dead of winter, the first-ever Lake Life Expo, Friday through Sunday in Springfield, will be worth checking out.
Christian County woman accused of trafficking identities
Police arrested a Highlandville woman suspected of stealing ID cards and banking information from at least five people.