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  • SLIDESHOW: Princeton prostitution sting nets 12 arrests

    SLIDESHOW: Princeton prostitution sting nets 12 arrests

    PRINCETON (WVVA) - A crackdown on prostitution in Princeton has resulted in 12 arrests this month. Lt. J.W. Howell says 9 females were arrested in a June 14 sting. They are: Jessica White, 28 Tammy
    PRINCETON (WVVA) - A crackdown on prostitution in Princeton has resulted in 12 arrests this month. Lt. J.W. Howell says 9 females were arrested in a June 14 sting. They are: Jessica White, 28 Tammy
  • Driver in fatal accident near Liberty facing four felony DUI charges

    Driver in fatal accident near Liberty facing four felony DUI charges

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 9:07 AM EDT2014-08-19 13:07:52 GMT
    A rural Liberty man who was the driver in a fatal automobile accident on Sunday morning has been charged with four felonies in connection with the incident. Jeffrey T. Tenhouse, 47, was charged with two counts of aggravated driving under the influence where an accident caused death, as well as two counts of aggravated DUI where an accident caused great bodily harm.
    A rural Liberty man who was the driver in a fatal automobile accident on Sunday morning has been charged with four felonies in connection with the incident. Jeffrey T. Tenhouse, 47, was charged with two counts of aggravated driving under the influence where an accident caused death, as well as two counts of aggravated DUI where an accident caused great bodily harm.
  • Local law enforcement agencies take advantage of federal military surplus program

    Local law enforcement agencies take advantage of federal military surplus program

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:48 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:48:28 GMT
    Adams County is one of six counties in the area - and one of hundreds nationwide - which have benefited from a program that sees items used by the U.S. military trickle down to local law enforcement agencies. According to information compiled from Pentagon records by The New York Times, Adams County has received the most in surplus military gear from the federal government locally.
    Adams County is one of six counties in the area - and one of hundreds nationwide - which have benefited from a program that sees items used by the U.S. military trickle down to local law enforcement agencies. According to information compiled from Pentagon records by The New York Times, Adams County has received the most in surplus military gear from the federal government locally.
  • Hannibal bar owner's request for aldermen to reconsider fine turned down

    Hannibal bar owner's request for aldermen to reconsider fine turned down

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:22 AM EDT2014-08-20 14:22:53 GMT
    The Hannibal City Council sustained a $500 administrative penalty imposed on Game On Sports Bar & Grill, 211 Munger Lane, for two convictions of selling alcohol to minors. Vicki Cassady, Game On manager and part...
    The Hannibal City Council sustained a $500 administrative penalty imposed on Game On Sports Bar & Grill, 211 Munger Lane, for two convictions of selling alcohol to minors. Vicki Cassady, Game On manager and part...
  • Pittsfield woman strikes patrol car

    Pittsfield woman strikes patrol car

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:30:54 GMT
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- A Pittsfield police officer was hospitalized Tuesday after his patrol car was struck by a motorist. The crash occurred in the intersection of a public alley behind Heaton Chevrolet. The patrolman,...
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- A Pittsfield police officer was hospitalized Tuesday after his patrol car was struck by a motorist. The crash occurred in the intersection of a public alley behind Heaton Chevrolet. The patrolman,...
  • Aerial drone owners blocked from doing commercial jobs

    Aerial drone owners blocked from doing commercial jobs

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:04 AM EDT2014-08-19 14:04:18 GMT
    A drone that Greg and Paige Mitts bought can't be used for commercial purposes at this time and has been grounded by the Federal Aviation Administration. The Quincy couple founded Vision Quest Virtual Tours in 2009, and about 90 days ago, they bought a drone to provide aerial photography and video that supplements the 360-degree photography their business has always provided.
    A drone that Greg and Paige Mitts bought can't be used for commercial purposes at this time and has been grounded by the Federal Aviation Administration. The Quincy couple founded Vision Quest Virtual Tours in 2009, and about 90 days ago, they bought a drone to provide aerial photography and video that supplements the 360-degree photography their business has always provided.
  • Resident asks Hannibal City Council to pick up the tab for sewer repair

    Resident asks Hannibal City Council to pick up the tab for sewer repair

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 10:06 AM EDT2014-08-20 14:06:19 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- One of at least 16 residents found to have an illegal sewer line hookup asked the Hannibal City Council on Tuesday to consider footing the bill to reconnect his line, but the council suggested he work...
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- One of at least 16 residents found to have an illegal sewer line hookup asked the Hannibal City Council on Tuesday to consider footing the bill to reconnect his line, but the council suggested he work...
  • School Board to get first look at proposed budget Wednesday night

    School Board to get first look at proposed budget Wednesday night

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:20 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:20:41 GMT
    The Quincy School Board on Wednesday will unveil a tentative 2014-15 budget that's expected to be similar to last year's spending plan. Business Manager Joel Murphy told the Finance Committee on Tuesday that...
    The Quincy School Board on Wednesday will unveil a tentative 2014-15 budget that's expected to be similar to last year's spending plan. Business Manager Joel Murphy told the Finance Committee on Tuesday that...
  • Nauvoo woman sentenced to 180 days in jail, 36 months probation in hotel fire

    Nauvoo woman sentenced to 180 days in jail, 36 months probation in hotel fire

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 12:41 PM EDT2014-08-20 16:41:29 GMT
    NAUVOO, Ill. -- A former Nauvoo hotel employee accused of setting fire to the hotel in July pleaded guilty to arson and was sentenced Monday in Hancock County Circuit Court. Judge Richard Gambrell sentenced Terri E....
    NAUVOO, Ill. -- A former Nauvoo hotel employee accused of setting fire to the hotel in July pleaded guilty to arson and was sentenced Monday in Hancock County Circuit Court. Judge Richard Gambrell sentenced Terri E....
  • Two Pike County, Ill., men sentenced

    Two Pike County, Ill., men sentenced

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 12:18 PM EDT2014-08-19 16:18:44 GMT
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Two Pike County men have been sentenced to two years each in the Illinois Department of Corrections for violating terms of their probation. Pike County State's Attorney Matt Goetten said Ethan...
    PITTSFIELD, Ill. -- Two Pike County men have been sentenced to two years each in the Illinois Department of Corrections for violating terms of their probation. Pike County State's Attorney Matt Goetten said Ethan...
  • Walk to End Alzheimer's goals: 700 participants raising $80,860

    Walk to End Alzheimer's goals: 700 participants raising $80,860

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:23 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:23:12 GMT
    Organizers are hoping to reach 700 participants for the 18th annual Walk to End Alzheimer's at Clat Adams Park on Sept. 4. The signature event nationwide for the Alzheimer's Association is designed to both create...
    Organizers are hoping to reach 700 participants for the 18th annual Walk to End Alzheimer's at Clat Adams Park on Sept. 4. The signature event nationwide for the Alzheimer's Association is designed to both create...
  • PREVIOUSLY: One dead, two in hospital after Sunday rollover accident; driver lodged in Adams County Jail

    PREVIOUSLY: One dead, two in hospital after Sunday rollover accident; driver lodged in Adams County Jail

    Monday, August 18 2014 4:44 PM EDT2014-08-18 20:44:39 GMT
    A rollover accident on the east edge of Liberty killed a 34-year-old woman and seriously injured three others early Sunday morning. Amanda N. Krutmeier, of 1994 N. 1100th Ave. west of Liberty, was pronounced dead at the scene by Adams County Coroner James Keller at 4:48 a.m. Sunday. The driver, Jeff Tenhouse, was treated at the hospital and released to the custody of the Adams County Sheriff's Department.
    A rollover accident on the east edge of Liberty killed a 34-year-old woman and seriously injured three others early Sunday morning. Amanda N. Krutmeier, of 1994 N. 1100th Ave. west of Liberty, was pronounced dead at the scene by Adams County Coroner James Keller at 4:48 a.m. Sunday. The driver, Jeff Tenhouse, was treated at the hospital and released to the custody of the Adams County Sheriff's Department.
  • Volunteers a buffer between police, protesters in Ferguson

    Volunteers a buffer between police, protesters in Ferguson

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:09 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:09:02 GMT
    The tall black man walked up and down West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, Mo., working a bullhorn, imploring protesters to behave themselves. "All right, y'all doing good!" Malik Zulu Shabazz told one group of young men. "Just keep it peaceful. Keep it peaceful, black man!" Shabazz isn't a police officer. He is president of Black Lawyers for Justice and former chairman of the New Black Panther Party.
    The tall black man walked up and down West Florissant Avenue in Ferguson, Mo., working a bullhorn, imploring protesters to behave themselves. "All right, y'all doing good!" Malik Zulu Shabazz told one group of young men. "Just keep it peaceful. Keep it peaceful, black man!" Shabazz isn't a police officer. He is president of Black Lawyers for Justice and former chairman of the New Black Panther Party.
  • Man, daughter accusing of locking man in grain bin

    Man, daughter accusing of locking man in grain bin

    A South Dakota man and his daughter from California face kidnapping charges after allegedly locking the woman's husband in a grain bin in Iowa following a domestic dispute.
    A South Dakota man and his daughter from California face kidnapping charges after allegedly locking the woman's husband in a grain bin in Iowa following a domestic dispute.
  • YOUR TOWN: Craft beer finds home in America's Hometown's downtown

    YOUR TOWN: Craft beer finds home in America's Hometown's downtown

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 11:51 AM EDT2014-08-19 15:51:05 GMT
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The journey to open Mark Twain Brewing Co. has been a community-based one, but that wasn't a surprise to owner Bill Martin. "Microbreweries by and large are very neighborhood and community-oriented,...
    HANNIBAL, Mo. -- The journey to open Mark Twain Brewing Co. has been a community-based one, but that wasn't a surprise to owner Bill Martin. "Microbreweries by and large are very neighborhood and community-oriented,...
  • Quincy man to go to prison after meth conviction

    Quincy man to go to prison after meth conviction

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 9:26 AM EDT2014-08-19 13:26:42 GMT
    A Quincy man will go to prison after pleading guilty to methamphetamine charges Monday in Adams County Circuit Court. Rolland D. Luckett, 30, will be sentenced to between three and seven years in the Illinois Department...
    A Quincy man will go to prison after pleading guilty to methamphetamine charges Monday in Adams County Circuit Court. Rolland D. Luckett, 30, will be sentenced to between three and seven years in the Illinois Department...
  • O'BRIEN: Check, please? No thanks after using debit card for so long

    O'BRIEN: Check, please? No thanks after using debit card for so long

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 9:21 AM EDT2014-08-19 13:21:14 GMT
    The call is one anyone who uses a debit card with regularity dreads to receive. "Sir, your account has been compromised," the pleasant lady from the local bank told me last week. "We're going to impose a spending...
    The call is one anyone who uses a debit card with regularity dreads to receive. "Sir, your account has been compromised," the pleasant lady from the local bank told me last week. "We're going to impose a spending...
  • 2014 football preview: Stopping the run game key to success in CCC

    2014 football preview: Stopping the run game key to success in CCC

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 9:02 AM EDT2014-08-20 13:02:24 GMT
    Jacob Trump counts on waking up sore on Saturday mornings. After what he typically endures on the football field on Friday nights, it would be a surprise if he didn't have any aches and pains. The feature back in...
    Jacob Trump counts on waking up sore on Saturday mornings. After what he typically endures on the football field on Friday nights, it would be a surprise if he didn't have any aches and pains. The feature back in...
  • EIGHINGER: Today's senior classes have grown up in the Age of Terror

    EIGHINGER: Today's senior classes have grown up in the Age of Terror

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 10:29 PM EDT2014-08-20 02:29:25 GMT
    Those high school seniors who began school this week likely will be recognized some day as an important footnote in our nation's history. Do you realize this year's seniors will be the first to have gone through...
    Those high school seniors who began school this week likely will be recognized some day as an important footnote in our nation's history. Do you realize this year's seniors will be the first to have gone through...
  • Eagles Nest gets upgrade, new look

    Eagles Nest gets upgrade, new look

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:36 PM EDT2014-08-20 17:36:13 GMT
    Customers at the Eagles Nest Hotel have three different decor themes to choose from in their rooms after nearly a year of renovations. General Manager Jack Bishop said a cross between a rustic lodge and a bed and...
    Customers at the Eagles Nest Hotel have three different decor themes to choose from in their rooms after nearly a year of renovations. General Manager Jack Bishop said a cross between a rustic lodge and a bed and...
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