Monday, March 25, 2019

Complete video of tonight's Springfield City Council meeting




Coffee with the Springfield Police Chief scheduled

(From the Springfield Police Department)

Springfield Police Chief Paul Williams will be hosting "Coffee with the Chief" at 7:00 -8:30 a.m. Friday, March 29th at Eurasia Coffee & Tea located at 445 E. Commercial Street.

The purpose of the meeting is to encourage an open discussion between the public and the Chief. Anyone interested in asking questions or learning more about the Springfield Police Department is encouraged to attend.

Coffee with the Chief

Appleton City man killed in head-on collision

An Appleton City man was killed in a two-vehicle crash 2:35 a.m. today on MO 52, a half mile east of Appleton City.

According to the Highway Patrol report, a 2000 Dodge Dakota driven by Brent G. Green, 51, Appleton City, crossed the center line and struck a 2000 International 99001 driven by Jackie N. Davis, 39, Appleton City, head on.

St. Clair County Assistant Coroner pronounced Green dead at the scene at 3:41 a.m.








Davis was treated for minor injuries at Elliott Memorial Hospital, Appleton City.

The fatality was the 20th this year for Highway Patrol Troop D.

Monett residents, including 12-year-old, injured in three-vehicle chain reaction accident

Two Monett residents were injured in a three-vehicle accident 4:40 p.m. today on U. S. 60, southeast of Monett.

According to the Highway Patrol report, a 2006 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Noah R. Stanley, 21, Monett, struck the rear of a 2005 Chrysler Town and Country driven by Michele N. Freiburger, 45, Monett, pushing it into the rear of a 2001 Dodge Neon driven by Jacob R. Henderson, 23, Purdy.

Freiburger was treated for minor injuries and a passenger in her vehicle, Amelia Freiburger, 12, Monett, for moderate injuries at Cox South Hospital, Springfield.


Crane woman killed in crash on 413

A Crane woman was killed in a two-vehicle accident 1 p.m. on MO 413, a half mile south of Route M.

According to the Highway Patrol report, a 2000 Ford Ranger driven by Daniel W. Cantrell, 68, Marionville, crossed the center line and struck a 2008 Chevrolet HHR driven by Barbara J. Sutherland, 82, Crane.

Stone County Coroner John Cunnyham pronounced Sutherland dead at the scene at 1:57 p.m.







Cantrell was treated for moderate injuries at Mercy Hospital, Springfield.

The fatality was the 21st this year for Highway Patrol Troop D.

Westbound I-44 on/off ramps to be closed at Lawrence County Route Z interchange

(From MODOT)

TRAFFIC ALERT

What: Westbound I-44 on/off ramps CLOSED at Lawrence County Route Z interchange (Mile Marker 58) near Halltown

When: 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. Wednesday into Thursday, March 27-28

Details: Contractor crews installing guardrail 








Traffic Impacts:
Drivers will have to seek alternate routes to get around the closed ramps
Drivers encouraged to go to next interchange to turn around to get to their destinations
Ramps open during daytime hours

(Weather and/or construction delays will alter the work schedule)

Closure of Jefferson Avenue between Monroe and Madison canceled, will be rescheduled

(From the City of Springfield)

A closure of Jefferson Avenue between Monroe Street and Madison Street scheduled for this week has been cancelled and will be rescheduled at a later date.

Previous Release:

Jefferson Avenue will close between Monroe Street and Madison Street beginning 8 a.m. Monday, March 25 through noon on Friday, March 29 for the repair of a stormwater box culvert under the roadway.

Local traffic will maintain access to their driveways. All other motorists are advised to use the marked detour via Monroe Street, Kimbrough Avenue and Madison Street.

Saturday, March 23, 2019

Three Forsyth residents, including one-year-old, injured in ATV accident near Rockaway Beach

Three Forsyth residents were injured in a one-vehicle accident 10:45 a.m today on Bentley Road, a quarter of a mile south of Rockaway Beach.

According to the Highway Patrol report, Christopher J. Peterson, 27, Forsyth, driving a 2018 Polaris Ranger ATV, lost control of the vehicle, causing it to run off the right side of the roadway and overturn.







Peterson was treated for serious injuries at Cox South Hospital, Springfield.

Two passengers, Emily N. Boyles, 21, and Devin J. Harris, 1, both of Forsyth, were treated for minor injuries at Cox Branson Hospital.

Tulsa man drowns after driving into Table Rock Lake


A Tulsa, Oklahoma man was killed in a one-vehicle accident 3:41 p.m. Friday on private property on Rockwood Lane, five miles south of Branson West.

According to the Highway Patrol report, a 2011 Chevrolet Silverado driven by Ray L. Moore, 39, Tulsa, Oklahoma, drove into Table Rock Lake, with Moore unable to escape from the vehicle, which was then completely submerged.








Stone County Coroner John Cunningham pronounced Moore dead at the scene at 5:50 p.m.

The fatality was the 19th this year for Highway Patrol Troop D.


Friday, March 22, 2019

U. S. Bankruptcy Court Petitions- Springfield

Christian County

Joshua Lee Evans and Amanda Leeann Evans
Lola Briana Partridge
Amanda Lynn Flood
Kenneth Lester Perkins and Tami Annette Perkins
Michael Jay Leppard and Jennifer L. Leppard

Greene County

Marcia Jean Woody
Jordan Kemper Aber
Danny Wayne Rowden
Daniel Patrick Hagen
C. Lewis Enterprises LLC
Sarah Ann Barton
Daniel Francis Joseph Polendo and Monique Mary Polendo
Christopher Wayne Pointer
George Eugene Pittman III
Nikki Elaine Oates
Judith Kay Wilkerson
Abbie Dawn Mattix
Steven N. McNeil and Melissa Kay McNeal
Michelle Rene Herman
Patricia Lynne Davis
Ashley Kay King
Jamie Loren Stewart and Jennifer R. Ayers Stewart
Richard Raymond Stephenson and Mary Ellen Stephenson







Howell County

Russell Bartlett

Laclede County

Gretchen Grace Peters
Thomas Farrell Tait
William Eugene Carlson and Heather Renee Carlson

Oregon County

Virginia Lynn Carson

Polk County

Kimberly Kay Moore

Pulaski County

Dustin Allen Baggs and Krystal Nicole White Baggs
Randall Joseph West
Vicky Joe Oursbourn

St. Clair County

Mark David Jones and Diane Renee Jones







Taney County

Shane Levi Reed
Edith Tabitha Somers
Randall E. Depew and Laresa Dawne Depew

Texas County

Scott Edward Gibson
Warren K. Warden Sr. and Cindy Lou Warden

Webster County

Bobby Dean Noel and Martha Jeanette Noel