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Thursday, May 7, 2015

Butler Water Department: Street closed in Butler

The Butler Water Department will have a area of West Street between Grove and Pine Street closed this evening as they make repairs. Unknown the amount of time this will be closed, please find a alternate route.

Woman injured in Henry County Crash

One person was injured in a one-vehicle accident on May 7 in Henry County on Highway 7 around 200 feet west of County Road NW 401.

Gwendolyn M. Lovgrin, 83, Camdenton,Missouri wearing a seat belt, southbound in a 2015 Lincoln, traveled off the roadway. The vehicle then struck a tree.

Gwendolyn M. Lovgrin experienced moderate injuries and was transported by Golden Valley EMS to Research Hospital. Her vehicle was totaled and removed from the scene by Golden Valley Towing.

Missouri Highway Patrol Trooper T.R. Wright investigated the accident.

Springfield man arrested in Cass County

Joseph R. Donoho
On 5/7/15 around 1:57 p.m. The Missouri State Highway Patrol in Cass County arrested 23 year old Joseph R. Donoho of Springfield, Missouri.

Mr. Donoho was arrested on:


  • 1.)Felony Greene County Missouri Warrant- DWR 
  • 2.)Felony Greene County Warrant -DWI 
  • 3.)Misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance
  •  4.)Misdemeanor Driving while revoked 
  • 5.)Misdemeanor Greene County Warrant - DWR 
  • 6.) Misdemeanor Greene County Warrant - DWR 
  • 7.) Misdemeanor Greene County Warrant - Fail to yield.

Mr. Donoho was booked into the Cass County Jail.

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Belton woman seriously injured in Cass County crash

Around 2:20 p.m. this afternoon the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Cass County responded to a 1 vehicle accident on Route Y just South of 195th Street in rural Cass County.

The accident occurred when the 1997 Toyota Camry driven by 23 year old Christina C. Johnson of Belton, Missouri was South bound when she traveled off the roadway, over corrected down a embankment and struck a creek.


She was taken by Belton EMS to Research Hospital in Kansas City, Missouri with serious injuries.


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Drexel woman escapes injury in Cass County Accident

On 5/7/15 around 2:28 p.m. The Missouri State Highway in Cass County responded to a 2 vehicle accident at North Cass Parkway and I-49.

The accident occurred when the 2000 Dodge driven by 29 year old Merrissa E. Chapman of Peculiar, Missouri turned into the path of the 2007 Buick Driven by 70 year old Dinah S. Romi of Drexel,Missouri striking the vehicle in the side.


Merrissa E. Chapman had minor injuries in this accident and was taken by South Metro EMS to Truman East Medical Center in Kansas City, Mo.


Dinah Romi wasn't injured in this accident, The vehicles both received moderate damage and was towed by the scene by Johnsons Tow.


Both women were wearing seatbelts.


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Butler Police Department: 2 warrant arrests in Butler

Brandy J. Mayfield
On 5/7/15 The Butler Police Department responded to 113 S. Fulton Street in Butler to pick up Brandy J. Mayfield on a Butler city arrest warrant.

While the officer was arresting Mayfield he made contact with a unknown white male subject that was at the residence. 


After speaking to Mayfield at the Butler Police Station she identified the unknown white male as Christopher Ryan Kuone of Butler, Missouri.




Chris R. Kuone
Mr. Kuone had a $20,000 Warrant out of Bates County for dangerous drugs X2 and a Camden County no bond warrant for Domestic Assault in the 3rd degree.

Brandy J. Mayfield posted bond and was released, Christopher Kuone was transported to the Bates County Memorial Hospital with a foot injury and will be booked in to the Bates County Jail when he is done with medical treatment.



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Obituary - David Day Willhoite

David Day Willhoite, 85, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015 in Peculiar, Missouri. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 11, 2015 at the Atkinson Funeral Home in Adrian, Missouri with visitation from 1:00-2:00 p.m. Burial will be in Sharon Cemetery in Drexel, Missouri. Memorial contributions may be made to Blessed Trinity Hospice or Wounded Warriors.

(A complete obituary will be posted when available).

Obituary - Phyllis Rose Rippeto

Phyllis Rose Rippeto, 72, Belton, Missouri, formerly of Lake Annette, Missouri, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at Beautiful Savior Home in Belton. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 9, 2015 at the Atkinson Funeral Home in Harrisonville, Missouri, with visitation from 10:00-11:00. Burial will be in Orient Cemetery, Harrisonville.

(A complete obituary will be posted when available).

Bates County Memorial Hospital's Out Patient Clinic Free Lunch N' Learn


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Additional colors: $10.00 each $15.00 gel Manicure

Walk-ins welcome or call to schedule an appointment
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Elknuckle Bike Show 2015


Bates County Sheriffs Office STILL has openings for CCW and RAD Classes

The Bates County Sheriffs Office still has openings for our CCW class on May 16th and for our R.A.D. class on May 23rd & 24th. Call Jami Page at 660-679-3232 to register for these classes.

Warrant issued for Osceola man

Thomas Timberlake
On May 4, two St. Clair County arrest warrants were issued for Thomas Timberlake, 55, Osceola, for failing to appear in court on a class C felony of assault on a law enforcement officer and a class D felony of resisting arrest/detention/stop by fleeing creating a substantial risk of serious injury/death to any person. Total bond is set at $2,000 cash only.

The charges stem from an incident in July 2014 when St. Clair County deputies assisted with a call regarding a vehicle failing to yield to the Osceola Police Department. The vehicle was traveling northbound on Highway 13 in the southbound lanes. The driver, later identified as Timberlake, led law enforcement down several county roads and at one point turned the vehicle and attempted to run a deputy over with his car. The chase ended in the Red Rock Subdivision on NE 175 Road at his residence where he was taken into custody.

St. Clair County Sheriffs Office: Collins woman arrested

Ashley Ebeling
On May 4, Ashley Ebeling, 31, Collins, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging her with a class A misdemeanor of resisting arrest. Bond is set at $1,000 cash or surety.

The charge stems from an incident in March when she fled from St. Clair County deputies on Main Street in Collins.

St. Clair County Sheriffs Office: Osceola man arrested

Johnathon Strutton
On May 4, Johnathon Strutton, 26, Osceola, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant charging him with a class C felony of burglary in the second degree, a class D felony of resisting/interfering with arrest of a felony, and a class A misdemeanor of theft/stealing. Bond is set at $20,000 cash or surety.

The charges stem from incidents in February when an investigation discovered Strutton in possession of property reported stolen by Shawn Casey. When an attempt was made to contact Strutton, he fled.

St. Clair County Sheriffs Office: Creighton woman arrested

Autumn Sexton
On May 6, Autumn Sexson, 34, Creighton, was arrested on a St. Clair County warrant for failing to appear in court on three misdemeanor charges, driving while revoked, no insurance and speeding. Total bond is set at $481.50 cash only and $1,000 cash or surety. The charges stem from an incident in September 2014.