Benton County Newswire

Benton County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Benton County, MO.

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  1. Community Calendar for May 11 to May 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... for lunch; 1:30 p.m. meeting, lodge hall, 13th Street and Montgomery Avenue. 6 p.m.: The Place at the Lake, Benton County's domestic and sexual violence abuse resource, 201 E. Main St., Lincoln. 24 hour hotline 1-866-347-9044; other information ...

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  2. May 9-10 Crash ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Sedalia Democrat

    An Edwards woman sustained serious injuries in a single-vehicle accident at 1:45 p.m. Thursday in Benton County. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Milde J. Breshears, 62, was driving west on state Route AA, one mile east of state Route VV, when her vehicle traveled off the road and overturned.

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  3. Two Cole Camp residents seriously injured in head-on collisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Sedalia News Journal

    ... Freightliner was towed from the scene by Don's Truck Towing, while the Mercury was towed by Tolliver's Tow. Benton County Sheriff Deputies assisted with the crash investigation, as did the the Missouri Department of Natural Resources, according to ...

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  4. Bothwell clinics in Benton County add new managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Sedalia Democrat

    Lauren Milton will be the clinic site manager of Bothwell Health Center-Truman Lake in Warsaw and Bothwell's Cole Camp Clinic. A native Missourian from Warrensburg, Milton began her career in health care as a respiratory therapist and later became general manager of a medical equipment company.

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  5. Bothwell clinics in Benton County add new managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Sedalia Democrat

    Lauren Milton will be the clinic site manager of Bothwell Health Center-Truman Lake in Warsaw and Bothwell's Cole Camp Clinic. A native Missourian from Warrensburg, Milton began her career in health care as a respiratory therapist and later became general manager of a medical equipment company.

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  6. Sacred Heart hires Wilson as assistant principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... taught fourth grade at Versailles Elementary (2011-14), P.E. at Versailles Middle School (2009-11) and P.E. at Benton County R-I in Cole Camp (2007-08). Wilson has been involved in leading and participating in numerous professional development ...

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  7. SHS hires Holly Wilson as assistant principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Sedalia News Journal

    ... fourth grade at Versailles Elementary (2011-2014), P.E. at Versailles Middle School (2009-2011) and P.E. at Benton County R-I in Cole Camp (2007-2008). Wilson has been involved in leading and participating in numerous professional development ...

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  8. Benton Co. SWCD presents awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... Randal Meyer, of Meyer Farms, of Cole Camp. Joe Reser, Treasurer of the SWCD board, presented the award. The Benton County Soil and Water Conservation District hosted its annual Meeting Open House on March 20. About 100 people were in attendance at ...

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  9. Benton County Preparing To Build New, Modern CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The Benton County Courthouse is coming down, and its in place will stand a new state-of-the-art structure to serve justice. Judge Bob Clinard spoke with anchor Daren Bobb on how the county will finance this courthouse and the impact it will have.

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  10. Teal Bend HOA Wants Neighborhood Improvement DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    The Benton County Commission was busy this past week meeting with several community members and representatives. Commissioner Steve Daleske had reported to the board that he has applied for the Phase 1 and 2 assessments of property for environmental purposes regarding the old road maintenance building which caught fire back in 2014.

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  11. Charges Filed In Benton County StandoffRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    Charges have been filed in a standoff with police earlier this month. According to the Benton County Prosecuting Attorney, 58 year old George Smith JR is facing charges of first degree assault, armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon.

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  12. Feb. 17 Crash ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... her injuries. A Warsaw woman sustained moderate injuries in a single-vehicle accident at 9:05 a.m. Monday in Benton County. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, Pansy E. Adcox, 46, was driving west on state Route BB, 55 feet west of ...

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  13. Benton Foundation Awards Grants To Area SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    The Benton County Community Foundation was able to help the Cole Camp and John Boise schools districts with some area grants for projects. The BCCF awarded $1000 to Cole Camp and $200 for John Boise.

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  14. Officers engage in gunfire with suspect for hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | KRCG-TV Jefferson City

    A Warsaw woman is hospitalized at University Hospital in Columbia with gunshot wounds she suffered during a gunfight between her husband and law enforcement officers that lasted well over three hours. According to Benton County Sheriff Rick Fajen, the gunfight incident began with a call to deputies shortly after midnight Wednesday morning concerning an accidental shooting at a home in rural western Benton County.

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  15. Standoff In Benton County Over Accidental ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    A 58 year old Warsaw man is being held in the Benton County Jail after allegedly shooting his wife and attempting to shoot officers. According to Sheriff Rick Fajen, Wednesday morning the Sheriff's office was called to the report of an accidental shooting in rural western Benton County.

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  16. Warsaw Awarded 30K In Century Link LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... set of news for the city was announced when Irv Jensen, the County tourism director, announced that since 2010 Benton County has seen a $1.5 million dollar increase in tourism spending. Finally the board approved a number of items include purchasing ...

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  17. Benton County Courthouse Receives Nearly $3 Million Grant For RenovationsRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | 5NEWSonline.com

    The Walton Family Foundation gave a multi-million dollar grant to the Benton County Courthouse so that the interior and exterior can be renovated, according to Benton County Judge Bob Clinard. Clinard said $2 million of the nearly $3 million grant would cover the renovation on the first floor of the courthouse, including remodeling the prosecuting attorney's office.

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  18. Drug Manufacturing Home Raided In WarsawRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    Two juveniles and two adults are in custody after an investigation takes place in Warsaw. According to Benton County Sheriff Rick Fajen, the Sheriff's office was investigating an alleged drug manufacturing site on Commercial Street where officers discovered $800 dollars in cash along with LSD and Ecstasy after someone phoned in a tip on the home.

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  19. Tractor Supply, 4-H family to appear in filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2015 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... The girls also raise several varieties of rabbits that they show for 4-H. A Sedalia farm supply store and a Benton County 4-H farm family are being recognized in a special film, "Going the Country Mile," to be released the end of February by the ...

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  20. Spry Trial Date Set For This FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2015 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    ... sexual intercourse. His trial date will be February 23rd at 9AM in Polk County on a change of venue from Benton County. Spry was taken into custody by the Benton County Sheriff's Department back in August of 2013 after the parents of the 14 year old ...

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