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Former Bethany Mayor charged with forgery and stealing has case certified to Division One

A former Bethany Mayor facing charges of stealing and forgery waived a preliminary hearing in the Associate Division of Harrison County Circuit Court on Wednesday. Robert Todd Williams’s case was certified to Division One, and arraignment is scheduled for December 19th. He was charged with four felony counts of stealing–$750 or more and 11 felony […]

Big Rig Crash

Carroll County teenager turns into path of big rig on Highway 65; escapes serious injury

One driver was injured when a car and a large truck collided Monday morning on Highway 65, in Carroll County five miles north of Tina. Nineteen-year-old Megan King of Bogard was taken by a private vehicle to Hedrick Medical center in Chillicothe with minor injuries. The car was turning southbound from a county road and […]

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Chillicothe man driving Peterbilt rig crashes in Carroll County

The Highway Patrol reports a Chillicothe man sustained minor injuries when the Peterbilt truck he drove overturned in Carroll County Friday afternoon. Seventy-four year-old Howard Midgyett was transported to Hedrick Medical Center of Chillicothe. The truck traveled east on Route U west of Highway 65 before it ran off the right side of the road, […]

Charges Filed

Former Bethany Mayor charged with 15 felony counts of stealing and forgery

A former Bethany Mayor has been charged with 15 felony counts in Harrison County. Online court information indicates Robert Todd Williams faces four counts of stealing  $750 or more and 11 counts of forgery. The charges stem from incidents from March 2017 to April 2018. Media sources report the incidents took place while Williams was […]

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Georgia woman sent to hospital after her big rig crashes near Stewartsville

The Highway Patrol reports a woman from Macon, Georgia sustained serious injuries when her 2019 Peterbilt truck ran off the road three miles east of Stewartsville in DeKalb County Friday morning. Forty-eight-year-old Sabrina Hyman drove west on U. S. Highway 36 when the vehicle traveled off the north side of the road, struck an embankment […]

Deadly Crash

Big rig crash north of St. Joseph kills two occupants

A crash in northwest Missouri’s Andrew County has claimed two lives. The highway patrol reports it’s believed the accident occurred Tuesday night at approximately 10:30 pm. but wasn’t discovered until daylight Wednesday morning. The state patrol identified the victims as 62-year-old George Walker and 68-year-old Rose Walker, both of the small town of Wheatland which […]