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Man Arrested for Meth Possession

A Steele Missouri man was taken into police custody in Pemiscot County. The arrest was made at 12:50.a.m. on Monday morning. The man was identified as 34 year-old Scott R. Lanier. He was arrested for being in possession of a controlled substance of methamphetamine and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was taken to the Pemiscot…read more »

Man Facing Charges for Driving Vehicle into Home

A Charleston Missouri man is facing charges after he drove his vehicle into a home on Friday afternoon in Charleston. Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle striking a residence at the intersection of Commercial and 13th streets. The man responsible was identified as 51 year-old Kevin Anderson. He was taken into custody,…read more »

Spring Field IL Man Arrested for Dangerous Drugs

A Springfield Illinois man was taken into police custody in New Madrid County. The arrest was made at 8:37.p.m. on Sunday evening. The man taken into custody was identified as 31 year-old Lee Dameree. He was arrested on a warrant for Dangerous Drugs from Sangamon County Illinois. He was taken to the New Madrid County…read more »

Officer Involved Shooting Injures Man in Marion

One person was injured after police in Marion, Illinois responded to shots fired call on June 23, 2019. Officers said they responded to the call around 8:14 p.m. on the 2600 block of Ingersoll Lane. When Police arrived officers said they saw a man identified as Lucas K. Johnson, 40, on or near the front…read more »

Cape Girardeau Woman Arrested on Warrant from Marble Hill

A Cape Girardeau woman was taken into police custody in Cape Girardeau County. The arrest was made at 1:50.a.m. on Saturday morning.  The woman taken into police custody was identified as 31 year-old Kimberly M. Skaggs. She was taken into custody on a warrant from the Marble Hill Police Department for Failing to Obey Judges…read more »

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Michigan coach helped build Vandy program he’s out to beat

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Vanderbilt coach Tim Corbin gets right to the point when he discusses his protege, Erik Bakich. He’s proud of him. He’s impressed with what he has accomplished at Michigan. He’s his biggest fan. Now he wants to beat him. Corbin’s Commodores and Bakich’s Wolverines have never played each other. That changes…read more »

US in the World Cup quarterfinals after 2-1 win over Spain

REIMS, France (AP) — Megan Rapinoe converted a pair of penalty kicks and the United States set up a much-anticipated quarterfinal meeting with host France at the Women’s World Cup with a 2-1 victory over Spain on Monday. Rapinoe’s first came in the seventh minute to the cheers of the U.S. supporters melting in temperatures…read more »

Defending champion US plays Spain to open knockout stage

REIMS, France (AP) — Spain coach Jorge Vilda says part of the challenge in facing the United States is making sure his players aren’t intimidated by the defending Women’s World Cup champions. Spain faces the top-ranked U.S. team Monday in Reims, marking the first time La Roja will appear in the knockout round at the…read more »

Santana Hit Early HRs, Rangers Top White Sox 7-4

ARLINGTON(AP) – Shawn Kelley knew the Texas bullpen was a little short-handed, so he volunteered for some extra work. The Rangers’ closer shut down a late White Sox rally with his first four-out save in three years, and Texas beat Chicago 7-4 Sunday. Kelley had bullpen coach Oscar Marin inform the dugout that he was…read more »

Pujols Leads Angels Past Cardinals 6-4

ST. LOUIS(AP) – In a weekend full of emotional moments, Los Angeles slugger Albert Pujols saved the best for last. Pujols capped off a stirring three-day return to St. Louis by exchanging jerseys with long-time friend and Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina following the Angels’ 6-4 win on Sunday. Pujols was cheered throughout his first series…read more »

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