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Tuesday, June 17, 2014

UPDATE: Police Chase Ends In Accident



Bates County Live just spoke with Bates County Sheriff Chad Anderson regarding the police chase this evening. The chase ended just outside of Pleasanton, Kansas after a minor accident. Bates County Live will have more information about this when the information is available.

Breaking News: Police Chase In Bates County


The Missouri State Highway Patrol along with Bates County Sheriffs Deputies were attempting to stop a motorcycle with 2 occupants on it. The location of this was Southbound I-49 when the motorcycle took off from them this evening around 10:25pm

The chase is still going Southwest of Worland, Missouri at this time they are on state line road about to cross into Kansas. Bates County Live will update this when more information is available.




UPDATE: Adrian Teen Injured in 1 vehicle rollover accident East of Adrian

The scene of a crash that left Haley D. Briggs of Adrian with
moderate injuries. The accident happened east of Adrian on
county road 1503
Around 4:30 pm this afternoon the Missouri State Highway Patrol along with the Adrian Fire Department and Bates County EMS responded to a 1 vehicle rollover accident East of Adrian on 18 Highway and County Road 1503.

The accident occurred when the 1999 Saturn SC driven by 16 year old Haley D. Briggs of Adrian, Missouri was traveling Northbound on County Road 1503. The driver then lost control of the vehicle and traveled off the roadway striking a fence and over turning 3 times.

Briggs was ejected from the vehicle and sustained moderate injuries and was taken to Bates County Memorial Hospital by ambulance. The vehicle was totaled and secured in the field by the family.

Briggs was ejected from the vehicle and sub stained moderate injuries and was taken to Bates County Memorial Hospital by ambulance. The vehicle was totaled and secured in the field by the family.

Obituary - Frances Darlene Dutton



Funeral services for Darlene Dutton will be 12 p.m. Thursday, June 19, 2014 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. Visitation will be prior to services from 11-12 p.m. at Schowengerdt Chapel. Burial in Radford Cemetery, Spruce, Missouri. 

Frances Darlene Dutton, age 67 of Boliver, Missouri died Monday, June 16, 2014 at Citizens Memorial Hospital in Boliver, Missouri. She was born March 13, 1947 to Eugene and Ruby Elizabeth Luster Smith in Divernon, Illinois. 

Darlene is survived by three sons, Ray Vasquez of Brighton, Missouri, Harvey Vasquez of Boliver, Missouri and Roberto Vasquez and wife Joan of Tulsa, Oklahoma; two daughters, Suzette Daley and husband Shawn of Holiday, Florida and Christina Viles and husband Larry of Brighton, Missouri; and a sister, Wanda Jollife of Butler, Missouri. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Vasquez in 1985 and a granddaughter Jessica Vasquez.

Rollover accident East of Adrian

The Missouri Highway Patrol and Bates County EMS are in route to a rollover accident east of Adrian on county road 1503. Initial reports are that one person was in the vehicle and was possibly ejected during the crash.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

Hume News


Don’t forget the 1st Annual “Add Some Flair to the Square” 5K and pancake feed on Saturday, June 21 at the Hume Legion Hall. The registration starts at 7:00 a.m. with a $30.00 registration fee, the 5K starts at 8:00 a.m. The Kiddie Dash starts at 9:00 a.m. registration for will be $20.00. Prizes will be awarded for the top boy and girl finisher in each category. The categories are 0-2 years old; 3-4 years old; 5-7 years old; and 8 – 10 years old. The pancake feed runs from 7:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. All proceeds go towards Park improvements.

Missouri State Highway Patrol Arrest Report 6/15/14 - 6/16/14

On June 16th around 4 pm The Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested 44 year old Mark E. Prater of Rockville, Missouri. He was arrested on 1.) Felony Possession of controlled substance 2.) Driving while suspended 3.) Possession of drug paraphernalia 4.) No seatbelt. Mr. Prater was booked into the Bates County Jail and later released
On June 15 around 11:45 pm The Missouri State Highway Patrol arrested 29 year old Joshua S.Donnelly of Lees Summit, Missouri. He was arrested on 1.) Felony Possession of a controlled substance 2.) possession of up to 35 grams of Marijuana 3.) Unlawful use of Drug paraphernalia. He was booked into the Bates County Jail and later released.




"Fun Raising" at its best...Bear Backers pull in more than $7,500 last Saturday

Modified 3rd place went to Brian Delozer in the Butler
Pharmacy kart
Craig Powell takes first place in the Modified division
with the Butler Pharmacy kart
 Saturday night was everything you would expect for an evening at the races- drafting, bumping and the occasional 'what was that'...all the key ingredients for a good time at the annual Butler Bear Backers Mini NASCAR races.

Once again, the Wilson Tire parking lot served the asphalt for the fundraiser that since inception, has raised more than $50,000- around $7,500 from this year's event alone.

Modified:
1st-Craig Powell-Butler Pharmacy #2
2nd-Johnny Fennewald-Max Motors #21
3rd-Brian Delozer-Butler Pharmacy #1

Stock:
1st-Johnny Fennewald-Flaming Lantern #21
2nd-Jacob Herrell-Herrell Contstruction #H1
3rd-Justin Cooper-Butler Glass #83

The Bear Backers would like to say a very special 'thank you' to Wilson Tire for hosting again this year.

See video highlights here

-our thanks to Scott Mead

Flaming Lantern #21 took Johnny Fennewald to
First Place in the stock division 

Justin Cooper poses with the #83 Butler Glass kart. This
duo took 3rd place in the stock class


The scene from above at the Wilson Tire parking lot Saturday night