BONNE TERRE (AP) - A Missouri inmate was put to death early Wednesday morning for raping and killing a neighbor in 1995, the first lethal injection in the U.S. since an execution in Arizona went awry last month.
NORFOLK, Va. â€“ A 2010 Brookfield R-III High School graduate and Brookfield, Mo., native is serving aboard USS Forrest Sherman (DDG 98), one of the worldâ€™s most versatile multi-mission combat ships.
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Despite a shortage of lethal-injection drugs, two of the nation's most active death penalty states have quietly carried on with executions by turning to pentobarbital, a powerful sedative that generally puts inmates to death swiftly and without complications.
The most successful Trenton girl's sports program of the past decade is aiming for a return to district championship status this fall, while still awaiting word on whether the Lady Bulldogs will stay in Class 3, or move down to Class 2, for the 2014 campaign.
The Princeton City Council has approved a property tax rate of nearly 92 cents on the $100 for general purposes and 10 cents on the $100 for the band account which is used to fund entertainment. Those rates are the same as last year.
The Humphreys elementary school will host back to school activities on August 15th. Included will be an open house for kindergarten through sixth graders; a barbecue; along with photo and fingerprint identification.
The Trenton High School football program is bringing back the annual â€śBlack and Goldâ€ť soap foootball game. The game will be played at C.F. Russell Stadium this Saturday night, August 9th, with kickoff at 7 o'clock.