Joseph Hemenway Mugshot

Humphreys man charged with two felony counts of child molestation

A Humphreys man arrested by the Highway Patrol Tuesday afternoon, December 8th in Sullivan County has been charged with two felony counts of child molestation in the first degree. Forty-eight-year-old Joseph Hemenway’s bond is $50,000 cash only. A probable cause statement from Sullivan County Sheriff Roger Smiley says a 19-year-old girl reported she had been […]

Elections (Vote or Voting)

Races set for offices in Mercer and Sullivan counties during August Primary Election

There are a couple of races in Mercer County for the August Primary Election. Incumbent Shane Grooms and Justin Porter both filed as Republicans for First District Commissioner. Filing as Republicans for sheriff were Jose Lopez and Jimmy See. Only one candidate filed for other Mercer County offices. Other incumbents seeking reelection include Second District […]

Drug Raid

Sullivan County drug raid nets seven arrests

The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Office and the North Missouri Drug Task Force concluded a year-long drug investigation with seven arrests Tuesday. Sheriff Roger Smiley reports that individuals charged with two counts of distribution or delivery of a controlled substance include 30-year-old Cody Smith of Milan, 48-year-old Wendy Garret-Thomas of Harris, 51-year-old Charles McCabe of Milan, […]