A Fulton police officer is in the hospital recovering from serious injuries suffered during a fireworks accident.
According to the Fulton Police Department Officer Tommy Barker was at a family gathering near Jefferson City on Tuesday in the late afternoon when he suffered the injuries.
Barker has been with the department for over ten years and remained hospitalized as of 3 yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon.
Little Dixie Fire Protection District Responds to Large Building Fire Thursday Night Around $125,000 in damages is estimated after a building caught fire at 18168 Audrain County Road 356 last night (Thursday). Little Dixie Fire Protection responded to the Daniel Gingrich residence and found a large metal building about 50 feet by 100 feet fully…Continue Reading
Mexico Man Named New Head Bowling Coach at Central Methodist University A Mexico man is taking the reins of the Central Methodist University bowling program. Kevin Duncan is CMU’s new head coach. The 55-year-old Duncan is an Edward Jones advisor in Mexico and has over 40 years of bowling experience. He joined the Professional Bowlers…Continue Reading
Parking Details Released on Two Fireworks Displays in Mexico Mexico Public Safety is releasing information on the two professional fireworks displays that will take place in Mexico over the 4th of July weekend. The first is sponsored by Tyronn Lue and will be after dark on July 3rd at the old AP Green property. Parking…Continue Reading
KWWR Sports Report 6/30/22 Former Mizzou sharp-shooter Jordan Chavis is returning to Columbia as a member of the Columbia College women’s basketball team’s coaching staff. The school announced yesterday (Wednesday) that Chavis will be an assistant coach for the program working under head coach and Columbia College Director of Athletics James Arnold. The St. Louis…Continue Reading
Fulton Woman Arrested for Drug Related Charges After Search Warrant is Served by Law Enforcement A Fulton woman is facing several drug related charges following an arrest earlier this week. According to the Fulton Police Department their officers along with the Callaway County Sheriff’s Office and MUSTANG Drug Task Force served a narcotics search warrant…Continue Reading
Paris Teen With Serious Injuries in Monroe County Accident Two Separate accidents in Monroe County yesterday (Tuesday) have left a 17-year-old and 18-year-old with injuries. One accident happened just before 9pm last night on Route A, 4.5 miles north of Holliday. A 17-year-old male juvenile of Paris was traveling south on Route A, hit a…Continue Reading