Teen at northwest Missouri school arrested after stabbing deputy with arrow

A teenager at North Andrew school in northwest Missouri is accused of making threats at his school as well as attacking an Andrew County deputy with a sword and an arrow. 17-year-old Eion Coats, of Bolckow, Mo., was taken into custody and charged Tuesday with second-degree assault, resisting arrest, third-degree terrorist threat and institutional vandalism. […]

Rodney Thomas

Court date set for Maysville teacher accused of sexual contact with students

The Maysville school district reports Instructor Rodney Thomas has been placed on administrative leave from his job as a junior high math teacher and a coach with the wrestling program. The 39-year-old Thomas was arrested on multiple alleged sexual contact accusations and related charges in DeKalb County. A statement from the Maysville school indicates Thomas has […]

Grundy County Law Enforcement Center

Spickard woman arrested after court appearance

After appearing in Grundy County Circuit Court Thursday for sentencing, a Spickard woman was arrested for an alleged violation of probation. 58-year-old Linda Sue Wilcox had pleaded guilty to amended information on a charge involving unlawful possession of a firearm stemming from an arrest in October of last year. In court Thursday, she received a seven-year prison sentence […]

Drug Busts

Two from Ludlow arrested on felony drug charges

The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of two Ludlow residents on felony charges of distribution, delivery, manufacture, produce or attempt to or possess with the intent of a controlled substance. Thirty-six-year-old Scott Shaver and 29-year-old Jordan Riggins were arrested Sunday. Both were transferred to the Caldwell County Sheriff in lieu of a $75,000 […]