Douglas County

The Stone House Diary: On Turning 51

By River Stillwood This week, with a pair of bifocals, a plum colored broken toe, a thick set of cumbersome compression garments, enough scars to...

Local Woman Is Recovering After Being Pinned In Wreck For Over an Hour...

An area teenager is recovering at home this week after a harrowing ordeal last Wednesday night. Shady D. Flippo, 19, of Seymour, crashed the 1995...

One Arrested; One Still at Large Following Burglaries

One man was arrested last Saturday and returned to custody on stealing charges, and a second individual is still being sought by the Douglas...

County Pulls All Funding For Extension Office In 2012 Budget

University of Missouri Douglas County Extension received news Tuesday that they will not be receiving any funding for the 2012 budget year from the...

THE STONE HOUSE DIARY: Horseback Riding Lessons

By River Stillwood At a few days shy of 51, I am amazed to be learning new things about my body. Or, perhaps, relearning them. The...

Route 14 in Douglas County Reduced For Edge Rut Repairs

Also, Route 5 In Douglas and Ozark counties will be reduced for repairs. WILLOW SPRINGS - Route 14 in Douglas County will be reduced to one lane...

Caulfield Woman's Death Is Homicide; Charges Filed

The death of a 63-year-old woman at Caulfield last week has been ruled a homicide, according to information released this week as the investigation...

Replacement of Bryant Bridge Postponed (Again) Until Summer

Schedule Adjusted to Coordinate with Schools, Minimize Impacts SIKESTON - Work to replace the Route 76 bridge over Bryant Creek in Douglas County has been...

Quick Pleads Guilty to 2nd Degree Murder In Circuit Court Here Tuesday

April Dawn Quick, 33, of Mtn. Home, Ark., entered a plea of guilty to 2nd degree murder and armed criminal action in Douglas County...

Pickup Snaps Power Pole North of Town Wednesday

The driver of the truck shown above escaped serious injury around noon Wednesday when he ran off Highway 76 and hit a utility pole...
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