Court Gavel and Scales

Former Sullivan County Prosecuting Attorney appears in court on drug charges

A former Prosecuting Attorney for Sullivan County appeared on Wednesday as a defendant in criminal cases in the Associate Division of circuit court. 49-year-old Jerry Hollon waived formal arraignment on alleged drug counts. Online court information shows Hollon faces two counts involving an alleged conspiracy. One is alleged distribution, delivery, manufacture, or production of a […]

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Six Missourians Among 15 indicted for large-scale meth conspiracy

Six southern Missouri residents are among 15 defendants indicted by a federal grand jury for their roles in a large-scale methamphetamine conspiracy that involved multi-pound shipments of methamphetamine transported from Arizona to Missouri. Gregory L. Hopper, 34, and Amanda L. Robinson, 27, both of Springfield, Mo.; Leslie T. Ray, 49, and Melissa D. Melencamp, 42, […]

Eric Baily

Eric Bailey to speak twice during Thompson Research Center Field Day

Eric Bailey has hit the ground running since he joined the University of Missouri last year as an assistant professor in the Division of Animal Sciences and a state beef Extension specialist. Bailey has been a regular at the Agricultural Research Centers’ field days since he came to MU in June 2017, speaking and engaging […]

Trenton R-9 School District

Trenton R-9 Board of Education approves 2017-2018 budget

The Trenton R-9 Board of Education approved the 2017-2018 budget as well as the actualization of revenues and expenditures for the 2016-2017 school year at a special meeting Friday morning. The 2017-2018 budget shows projected revenues of $12,106,750 with projected expenditures of $12,202,201 leaving a projected deficit of $95,451. Actual revenues for the 2016-2017 school […]