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News in Jefferson County, Missouri
Ala.'s Jefferson County emerges from bankruptcy - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 15:40:58 -0800
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - Jefferson County, Ala., has closed the sale of nearly $1.8 billion in new debt and emerged from the nation's second-largest municipal bankruptcy.
Police respond to school bus crash in Jefferson County
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 15:53:08 -0800
(KMOV.com) – Missouri Highway Patrol was on the scene of a school bus accident in Jefferson County Wednesday evening. Authorites confirm the accident happened off Victoria Road between Festus and Desoto. There were school children aboard the bus, but no one suffered any injuries. All the students were transferred to a different bus. The bus had damage to its front end and a cracked windshield ...
Missouri's Boeing incentives could total $1.7B
Tue, 03 Dec 2013 18:21:30 -0800
Missouri senators hoping to land production of a new Boeing airplane were set to begin debate Wednesday on a package of incentives valued at up to $1.7 billion over two decades. The proposed incentives ...
Missouri Senate to debate up to $1.7 billion in Boeing incentives - Wed, 04 Dec 2013 PST
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 00:22:46 -0800
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – Missouri senators hoping to land production of a new Boeing airplane were set to begin debate today on a package of incentives valued at up to ...
Monk accused of trying to abduct teens in Antioch accepts plea deal
Thu, 05 Dec 2013 07:00:00 -0800
A former monk accused of trying to lure teenage girls into his car in Antioch pleaded guilty to a single count of child abduction in Lake County court Thursday. Thomas Chmura, 57, will spend 24 months on probation. He also has been ordered to undergo sex offender treatment, and must register as a sex offender for the rest of his life, officials said.
School bus accident reported near Festus
Wed, 04 Dec 2013 14:03:59 -0800
(KTVI) – Jefferson County police report a school bus accident on Victoria road near Festus, MO. The Missouri State...
Special Legislative Session Today on Incentives for Boeing
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 02:55:25 -0800
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. -- The Missouri legislature will be gaveled into special session today at the order of Governor Jay Nixon. Nixon has submitted to the General Assembly a draft of legislation he wants it to consider in the special session he has called that will begin Monday. He has asked the legislature to approve raising caps on four economic development programs in an effort to get Boeing ...
Ala. judge approves county's bankruptcy exit plan - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports
Thu, 21 Nov 2013 16:56:39 -0800
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - A federal judge on Thursday approved a plan by Jefferson County, Ala., to cut and refinance its debt and exit the second-largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history.
Car Crashes Cause Eight Deaths in MO During Thanksgiving Weekend
Mon, 02 Dec 2013 11:25:54 -0800
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. - Eight people died during the Thanksgiving holiday, from Nov. 27 to Dec. 1, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Troopers investigated 299 traffic crashes, including 140 injuries, and arrested 139 people for driving while intoxicated. Of the eight fatalities, the Missouri State Highway Patrol investigated seven and the St. Louis Police Department investigated one ...
Early start to 2016 election for Jefferson County sheriff
Fri, 29 Nov 2013 22:15:00 -0800
Oliver "Glenn" Boyer won't seek a seventh term.