SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Update: Springfield police says a woman who was missing since Tuesday morning has been found.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- The top two gubernatorial candidates in Arkansas went head-to-head Tuesday night at a candidate forum held at Bentonville High School. Some voters in attendance at the forum said they are still undecided.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A bipartisan State House Committee begins hearings today about training for the state Highway Patrol’s Water Patrol Division. The group will look into the training received by troopers and the Water Patrol’s merger with the Highway Patrol in 2011.
New light is shed on a murder-suicide in Greene County, a review of training for Water Patrol agents begins today, and a redesigned intersection opens today in south Springfield. Also, storm chances increase today....some possibly severe.
A cold front will sweep east across the state Wednesday and Thursday and could set up development of several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Luster Avenue will open at the new intersection at Independence and Glenstone in Springfield today. That's on the east side of Glenstone.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Crosslines installed an Automated External Defibrillator, or AED, last month. In doing so, it became the latest on the list of Springfield businesses trying to combat sudden cardiac arrest.
Here are some of the news events going on in the Ozarks today, Tuesday, October 1, 2014
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- That is exactly how the Kansas City Royals were supposed to win their first playoff game in nearly 29 years, and it was maybe the most exciting start to any Major League Baseball postseason ever.
LEBANON, Mo. -- Dozens of families leasing lots at Circle J Campground were forced out Tuesday due to the owners unpaid taxes, according to IRS agents.
WILLARD, Mo. -- The Greene County Sheriff revealed new information about Monday night's murder-suicide. Investigators found Sandra Pendergrass dead on Pershing Street in Willard. A short time later, they found her husband, Todd Pendergrass, dead in Dade County. He had killed himself.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Guardrails save lives by helping to keep cars from veering off the road, but a certain type may be failing to do so. As a result, MoDOT has removed the use of ET Plus guardrails from its projects and approved product list. MoDOT estimates there are anywhere between 20,000 to 30,000 of these faulty guardrails in Missouri.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Springfield Police are asking for your help in finding a person reported missing. Spring Green was said to have spoken to a family member early this morning but has not been heard of since then.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Playoff baseball is back on the west side of the state Tuesday night as the Royals host the Oakland Athletics in Kauffman Stadium.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – For the first time in 29 years, Missouri has two teams in the MLB postseason. Before the first pitch between the Kansas City Royals and Oakland A’s, fans in Springfield were getting their share of royal blue.
DALLAS, Tx. -- According to CBS News, the first case of Ebola is in the United States now. A patient at a Dallas area hospital, who is being identified, was taken to isolation at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital on Monday.
TANEY COUNTY, Mo. -- Taney County Sheriff Deputies are investigating an armed robbery at Family Pharmacy on Cross Creek Blvd. near Branson Tuesday morning. Deputies received a hold up alarm call before 11 a.m. at the pharmacy.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The dates are set for the inauguration of Evangel University's fourth president, Dr. Carol A. Taylor. Inauguration events will take place October 9th and 10th during homecoming.
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The Federal Communications Commission announced Tuesday the removal of long-standing blackout rules for the National Football League. The former rule prohibited cable and satellite providers from broadcasting any sports event, if it was blacked out on a local broadcast station.
LITTLE ROCK, AR - The suspect charged with capital murder in the death of Pulaski County realtor Beverly Carter has pleaded not guilty in a local court.
MARSHFIELD, Mo. - A second person charged with child endangerment in connection with children found in a home filled with rotting food, cockroaches and cat feces has pleaded guilty to charges and was sentenced today.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Domestic violence cases will get more attention from the Springfield police department, as part of the plan for using 10 additional officers.
WILLARD, Mo. -- Investigators with the Greene County Sheriff's Department have identified two people shot to death Monday night. They now consider the shootings to be a murder-suicide.
CABOT, Ark. -- LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The suspect charged with capital murder in the death of Pulaski County realtor Beverly Carter has pleaded not guilty in a Pulaski County, Arkansas court early today (Tuesday).
(CNN) -- Walmart has responded to a lawsuit filed by Tracy Morgan over a deadly car crash that left the comedian in critical condition. The big box store blamed the injuries suffered by Morgan on his failure to wear a seat belt.
Major U.S. stores plan to add over 800,000 temporary jobs this fall for the holiday season.
A tragic end to the search for a missing real estate agent in Arkansas. Greene County detectives are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Willard. A big weather change is heading this way tomorrow, but enjoy a warm, summery day today. Here's your Morning Quick Cast!
Here are some of the news events going on in the Ozarks today, Tuesday, September 30, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- A Springfield science teacher is on the field trip of a lifetime right now.
Director to be grilled by panel after word that fence-jumper made it farther inside White House than agency had said.
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Missing Pulaski County realtor Beverly Carter, 49, has been found dead.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Utility work at the intersection of Campbell Ave. and Grand St. is set to begin Tuesday, Sept. 30, causing lane closures over the next month.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Mo) has met with several law enforcement officials around Missouri to talk about militarization of local police, an issue raised after Ferguson police used an armored vehicle early in last month's demonstrations.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The campaign behind the measure may have disbanded, but local teachers say their opposition against a November ballot issue is still important to them.
WILLARD, Mo.-- Willard police and the Greene County Sheriff's Office investigated a woman's death Monday night.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The City of Springfield says recently received funds will assist with the hiring of 10 additional officer positions under the 2014 COPS Hiring Program (CHP).
CAPE FAIR, Mo. -- The film "The Boxtrolls" playing in theaters now has an Ozarks connection. Ozark local Kent Melton helped bring the movie's characters to life by sculpting them into clay.
TANEYVILLE, Mo. -- A small school in the Ozarks is hoping to use the power of social media to renovate its old gymnasium.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The disappearance of Little Rock area real estate agent Beverly Carter highlights the dangers real estate agents can face on the job.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Though there was an overall decrease at swimmers at Springfield-Greene County Park Board pools, participants brought in 10,023 pounds of donated food for Ozarks Food Harvest.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- An inmate being held in the Greene County Jail has filed a lawsuit against the jail claiming religious discrimination.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Springfield Police Department says seating is limited for the next scheduled Neighborhood Watch training session on Oct. 2.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The City of Springfield’s Environmental Services and Public Works departments are asking community members to properly dispose of leaves and yard waste this fall season.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A man who was convicted of shooting a gas station manager to death 20 years ago, has his execution date set for mid November.
SCOTT, Ark. -- Aaron Lewis, the suspect in the disappearance of Arkansas Realtor Beverly Carter, has been arrested in Little Rock, Arkansas, said Lt. Carl Minden with Pulaski County Sheriff's Office.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Company officials at Springfield-based Hiland Dairy have issued a statement about a fatal crash in Oklahoma that killed 4 members of the North Central Texas College softball team.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- How closely do you pay attention when you drive over railroad tracks? Safety and law enforcement are pressing the issue this week during Rail Safety Week in Missouri.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Kids often want to act like grownups, but experts say having children ride in cars the way mom and dad do is something that should be put off as long as possible.
BRENTWOOD, Mo. -- UPDATE - The family of a missing woman from Republic, Missouri says she has been found safe in a St. Louis suburb.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- A proposal on the November ballot has Missouri’s public school systems nervous even though backers of it have abandoned their campaign.