Poplar Bluff officers arrest one of the two men wanted in shooting

February 22, 2019 | 3:30 pm

Police have managed to capture one of the two men wanted in Poplar Bluff. Michael Melvin was taken into custody in Ripley County at 4 o’clock yesterday morning. He’s being held in the Butler County Jail as crews seek Michael Fry.   Melvin and Fry are accused of shooting into another vehicle. Fry is considered […]

Jackson Outreach Campaign Works to Inform Residents on Taxes

February 22, 2019 | 3:18 pm

Educating voters on taxes in Jackson. KZIM KSIM’s Brandon Dickson fills us in.

Herrin man convicted for weapon, cannabis possession

February 22, 2019 | 2:40 pm

A Herrin man has been convicted on multiple charges. During his trial yesterday, 23-year-old Dimitri Johnson was convicted for unlawful use of a weapon by a felon and unlawfully possessing cannabis. According to his case, he owned between 100 and 500 grams of cannabis. Johnson was arrested following a traffic stop and was discovered to […]

Job growth coming from Nestle Purina factory expansion in Bloomfield

February 22, 2019 | 2:34 pm

Nestle Purina is expanding its factory in the city of Bloomfield. It’s a total investment of a $115 million. The company has been in Bloomfield since 1976, employing more than 340 people. A 110,000-square-foot processing and packaging facility will be added, upping the job count by 30 jobs. The facility gave $15,000 recently to open a […]

Jessup sentenced for unlawfully prescribing pain pills

February 21, 2019 | 1:41 pm

A Cape Girardeau-area doctor has been sentenced for unlawfully prescribing pain pills. KZIM KSIM’s Brandon Dickson has details.

State Sen. Gary Romine looks at Title Nine

February 21, 2019 | 1:39 pm

A Show Me State Senator is tackling Title Nine. KZIM KSIM’s Brandon Dickson fills us in.

Cape Girardeau shooting suspect identified by authorities

February 21, 2019 | 12:39 pm

We now know the name of the suspect in a case in Cape Girardeau where a man was shot at the intersection of Green Acres and Rand streets. It happened Tuesday night around 10:25. A woman was found shot in her yard, and a man was spotted standing over her. After officers commanded the suspect […]

Sikeston shooting victim named, investigation continues

February 21, 2019 | 12:37 pm

We now know the name of the victim killed in a Sikeston shooting Monday night. 24-year-old Marcus Dixon, a Sikeston resident, was found on William Street and declared dead at the scene. The SEMO Major Case Squad was activated to assist the Sikeston Department of Public Safety. Anyone with information can call the Sikeston Department […]

McCracken County Sheriff’s Office holds press conference on incidents involving high school

February 21, 2019 | 12:29 pm

The McCracken County Sheriff’s Office is addressing four incidents involving students and faculty at the county high school. Officers held a press conference to address the issues. Principal Michael Ceglinski has been charged with official misconduct along with Director of Pupil Personnel Brian Bowland, although Ceglinski has also been charged with failing to report abuse. […]

SEMO Major Case Squad activated after man discovered shot and killed

February 20, 2019 | 2:42 pm

The SEMO Major Case Squad has been activated after a shooting late Monday night. The Sikeston Department of Public Safety says they responded to William Street four minutes before midnight. A 24-year-old man was discovered shot at the scene and pronounced dead. The Major Case Squad is assisting in this ongoing investigation. If you know […]