JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- 60 years ago the prison that had helped Jefferson City to remain the state’s capital city threatened to turn on the town. The biggest riot in Missouri State Penitentiary’s 168-years of operation kicked off shortly after 6 the evening of September 22, 1954, and what would follow was hours of chaos and 50 years of recovery.
CARTER COUNTY, Mo. – A Warsaw man is dead after a boat capsized around 10:30 p.m. Saturday on the Current River near Pin Oak Campground.
STRAFFORD, Mo.-- The 100th Anniversary of Greenwood School, a one-room school near Marshfield, will be celebrated starting at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 21.
LITTLE ROCK, Ar.-- Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department officials wants to find out if a high speed rail could be in Arkansas’ future.
SPRINGFIELD Mo.-- According to the Springfield Police Department, a man was arrested for Felony Tampering with a Motor Vehicle after several failed attempts at apprehension.
FAULKNER COUNTY, Ar. -- After the April 27th tornado, debris from the storms that could not be burned will be moved to a nearby landfill during final clean-up efforts.
TEXAS COUNTY, Mo.-- An accident has taken the life of a 14-year-old male after a horse-drawn carriage carrying three teens was struck from behind, Sept. 19.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - The state's unemployment rate is back up after several months of steady decline.
COLUMBIA, Mo. -- A University of Missouri professor says he’s excited by the findings of a University of California-Davis study that reinforces the need to detect and treat autism spectrum disorder as early as possible.
LOGAN COUNTY, Ark. -- Authorities in Sebastian and Logan Counties worked together to capture escaped inmate Timothy Buffington after he was spotted near Highway 10.
MARSHFIELD, Mo. -- The Webster County Health Unit will host an open house Friday, Sept. 19, from 4:30-6:30 p.m. to give the public an opportunity to meet the new administrator and staff.
(CNN) -- Does the word "virginity" evoke discussions of sexuality or religious belief? That's the question residents in Fayetteville, Arkansas, are asking after a junior high student was asked by school administrators to change out of a T-shirt that read "Virginity Rocks" last week.
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. -- A Cuba, Mo. man is in the Camden County Jail after tackling an officer to the ground and putting him in a chokehold.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- The Howell County Sheriff’s Office has a new tool to fight prescription drug abuse and keep unwanted drugs out of our local waterways.
BRANSON, Mo. – 41st Annual Autumn Daze starts up in Branson Thursday with homemade crafts, food, live entertainment and more.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Doctors were trying Tuesday to awaken a suburban Kansas City teenager who was put in a medically induced coma after a police officer critically injured him with a stun gun in an incident the FBI is investigating.
BRANSON, Mo. – The ex-wife of a Branson lawyer has been charged with two counts of felony stealing from his law firm in connection with the theft of more than $93,000 from a trust and operating account she handled at the firm.
SHREVEPORT, La. -- If you thought high tech gadgets and social media are just for young people, think again.
BRYANT, Ark. -- A woman in Arkansas saw what she thought was a tiger on the side of the road! So she reported it to the cops.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- David Tovar, Walmart's vice president of corporate communications, is leaving the retail giant after a background check revealed he hadn't finished his college degree.
WENTZVILLE, Mo.-- General Motors will add a third shift to its plant in Wentzville to make pickups and vans, adding 750 new jobs beginning early next year.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- One after another demonstrators were loaded onto city buses and taken away.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Canaan Sandy is an Arkansas Razorback superfan.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A legislative panel Monday recommended a Pennsylvania based company to review the operational and management structure of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery.
BRANSON, Mo. – Several job opportunities were announced in the area Tuesday.
ST. LOUIS, Mo. -- Ground-breaking research at Washington University points to a major change in understanding and eventually treating or preventing the disorder.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel was admitted into the hospital Monday after a bad reaction to medicine.
WEST PLAINS, Mo. – Students from area junior high/middle schools and high schools and area residents are invited to attend the 2014 Career/Job Fair set for 9 AM to 2 PM Thursday, September 25, in the Student Recreation Center at the corner of Garfield Avenue and West Trish Knight Street.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- It’s been ten years ago, Monday, that Missouri closed down its historic state prison.
BENTONVILLE, Ark. -- Chefs from across the country gathered in Bentonville Saturday for the Third Annual Squirrel Cook Off World Championship.
OSAGE BEACH, Mo.-- A benefit car show held today will help fund a surgery to grant a 4 year-old-girl suffering from cerebral palsy the ability to walk.
LITTLE ROCK, AR.- A virus landing hundreds of children in hospital beds could be making its way into Arkansas.
ARKANSAS -- The group 'Compassionate Care' started collecting signatures at the Fayetteville Farmer's Market Sept. 13.
(CNN) -- The top court in Arkansas has ordered the immediate dismissal of a judge who leaked confidential details about an adoption involving Oscar-winning actress Charlize Theron, according to court documents.
SEARCY COUNTY, Ar.-- a vehicle crash has taken the life of a 24-year-old man in Searcy County.
FARMINGTON, Ar.-- A Silver Alert has been canceled for a missing elderly man in Washington County, Ar. according to the Arkansas State Police.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.-- The latest inductee into the Hall of Famous Missourians is actually a Virginia native, who became famous while living in St. Louis and fighting for the right to vote for women.
OSAGE BEACH, Mo. -- A man trying to cross Highway 54 in Osage Beach Thursday afternoon is dead after being struck by a car.
LAMAR, Mo. -- In this southwest Missouri town, they bleed red and black every day of the year. This week, Lamar High School will get to share that pride with millions of Sirius XM Highway Radio listeners.
According to the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in every 4 deaths in the U.S. Is caused by heart disease. But doctors say some people may be more at risk for heart attacks than others and not know it.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Gates open at 5 pm Friday for the 19th Annual Japanese Fall Festival in the Mizumoto Japanese Stroll Garden in southwest Springfield.
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- Democrats gathered for their annual fall picnic Thursday evening.
SHREVEPORT, La. – A Missouri man was sentenced Wednesday to 30 months in prison and five years of supervised release for moving to Shreveport without updating his sex offender registration.
FERGUSON, Mo. -- (CNN) Two men, shocked at what they saw, describe an unarmed teenager with his hands up in the air as he's gunned down by a police officer.
PINEVILLE, Mo. -- Like so many smaller counties in Missouri, McDonald County is facing a big problem with overcrowding in its jail.
CROCKER, Mo. -- Crocker R-2 schools have a ceremony today at 8:30 am as the school becomes the first in Missouri to be designated a Purple Heart School.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The State House has narrowly failed to override Governor Jay Nixon’s veto of a bill that would have put the control of captive deer in Missouri under the Department of Agriculture.
DETROIT -- James Shields allowed just two hits over seven innings as the Royals beat Detroit 3-0 on Wednesday night to take a one-game lead over the Tigers in the race for the AL Central.
CINCINNATI -- Reds starter Alfredo Simon doubled on the first pitch of his first at-bat then drove in the go-ahead run in his second at-bat to lead the Reds to a 4-2 win over the Cardinals on Wednesday night.
BERKELEY, Mo. -- Authorities arrested protesters who were planning to block part of Interstate 70 on Wednesday near the St. Louis suburb where an unarmed black 18-year-old was fatally shot by a white police officer.