Pete Kostelnick is somewhere in the Yukon Territory, running through an isolated patch of land where grizzly bears are almost as common as cars. Catching him while he has cell phone service in such a remote area is like winning the lottery.
A Hannibal man facing child molestation charges is facing additional charges of felony attempted escape.
Mark Tyrpin did not have to think twice about why he is involved with the United Way of Adams County. "Because at the end of the day, there are a lot of families who are helped," Tyrpin said.
Sadie Davis of Scotland County was named first runner-up in the 2018 Missouri State Fair Queen pageant. Davis said she feels honored to have been selected first runner-up, which earned her a $1,000 scholarship.
Quincy Public Schools opens the 2018-19 year on Thursday with a brand-new look for K-5 students. Students and staff transition into five new "learning communities" based on new attendance boundaries.
Genny Schaffer's mother-in-law took one look at Schaffer's renovated backyard and knew Schaffer had a winning design on her hand. So Schaffer submitted them to The Herald-Whig and First Bankers Trust's 30th annual Lookin' Good contest.