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Saturday, September 10, 2016

Monett woman injured in Henry County crash

On 9/10/16 around 12:20pm the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Henry County responded to a one vehicle accident on Missouri 13 Highway at County Road SE400 in rural Henry County.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the accident occurred when the 2014 Chevrolet Cruze driven by 37 year old Sarah E. Davis of Monett, Missouri traveled off the left side of the roadway striking a highway sign.

She sustained minor injuries in this accident and was transported by Missouri State Highway Patrol Trooper to Golden Valley Memorial Hospital for treatment.

The vehicle received moderate damages and was towed from the scene by Golden Valley Wrecker Service.

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Obituary - Virginia Grindstaff

Virginia Grindstaff
Virginia Grindstaff, age 73 years, of Windsor, MO passed away September 6, 2016 at St. Luke's East Hospital, Lees Summit, MO. 

The family will receive friends from 6-7:30pm Sept. 12, 2016 at the Vansant-Mills Chapel. Funeral Services will be at 10:30am, Sept. 13, 2016, also at Vansant-Mills Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Hopewell Cemetery in Montrose, MO. 

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society and may be left in care of the funeral home. Fond memories and condolences can be left online at

Virginia was born Mar. 16, 1943 in Fairfax, OK to James Dudley Clay and Georgia Faye Roberts. She was united in marriage to Howard Franklin Grindstaff. She retired from assembly work at Rival Manufacturing. Virginia enjoyed crossword puzzles, playing cards, listening to oldies and dancing. She loved her great grandkids very much.

Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, parents, husband Howard Franklin Grindstaff, four sisters and two brothers.

Among survivors are her two daughters; Rhonda Collins and husband Casey of Knob Noster, MO, and Chasity Scott and husband Darrell of Windsor, MO, four brothers; George Clay of Kansas City, MO, Henry Clay of Clinton, MO, Benny Clay of Topeka, KS, two sisters; Mary Brown of Clinton, MO and Patty Ruscetta of South Carolina, and great grandchildren; Cadence Scott, Jacob Scott, Andrew Scott, and Benton Gannon.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home, Clinton, MO.

Missing woman from Cass County

MISSING! Jessica Runions of Raymore, MO. Last seen Thursday, 9/8/2016 with Kylr Yust. Jessica drives a 2012 Chevy Equinox, MO License Plate# MN2-V8B. Please look closely at these images and call 911 with any information about Jessica's disappearance. If you see or know where to find Kylr Yust, call 911 immediately!

Get out and enjoy a great weekend

The line of storms from last night has moved out of the area and skies have started to clear. 

This will leave all of us in western Missouri and eastern KS with sunny skies and temperatures in the 70s for the rest of the weekend. 

Enjoy while you can though because storm chances return Monday.

From I-49 Nevada Speedway

The pits are just to muddy after the 2 inches of rain, so we are cancelling the races for this evening 9/10/16. 

We will announce the make up race at a later time.

Obituary - Clayton Monroe Knepp

Clayton Monroe Knepp age 85 of Garden City, Missouri departed this life Friday, September 9/2016 at his home.

Services are under the care of Dickey Funeral Home, Harrisonville, Missouri.

A complete obituary and service times will be posted here as soon as that information becomes available.

Adrian man arrested on misdemeanor warrant in Bates County

On 9/10/16 around 7:51am the Missouri State Highway Patrol in Bates County arrested 21 year old Ryan A. White of Adrian, Missouri.

Mr. White was arrested for 1.) Misdemeanor Bates County Sheriff's Office Warrant - Taking Wildlife Illegally.

He was booked into the Bates County Jail and is currently listed on a $2,500 cash or surety bond.

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