Guilty Plea

Former executive at Preferred Family Healthcare pleads guilty to concealment of $30M embezzlement scheme

A former executive of a Springfield, Mo., charity pleaded guilty in federal court to misprision (the deliberate concealment of one’s knowledge of a treasonable act or a felony.) of a felony in connection with the concealment of a multi-million-dollar scheme by which other charity executives embezzled and diverted millions of dollars from the Springfield nonprofit […]

Fatal Crash

Crash in Daviess County kills southwest Missouri man

A southwest Missouri man has been killed in a Daviess County traffic accident at Pattonsburg. The highway patrol identified the victim as 63-year-old Jay Williams of Rogersville who died at Harrison County Community Hospital in Bethany due to injuries received in the Wednesday afternoon wreck. At 3:20 p.m., Williams was driving a pickup, eastbound on […]