Boone County Newswire

Boone County Newswire

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  1. Darell Grigsby 1934-2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Fayette Advertiser

    Darell Grigsby, 83, of Fayette, passed away April 13, 2018, at the Fayette Caring Center. Mr. Grigsby was born in Boone County, MO on Oct. 13, 1934, a son of John Dudley and Brooksie Lee Powell Grigsby who preceded him in death.


  2. Holts Summit driver arrested after Boone County pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 16 | News Tribune

    The Boone County Sheriff's Department reports the chase began around 9:30 p.m. on St. Charles Road east of Columbia when a deputy tried to pull over a vehicle suspected of being involved in an earlier incident in the area. The fleeing vehicle eventually was stopped in Hallsville after it ran over a tire deflation device officers had deployed in its path.


  3. Columbia bank holds 'adulting' classes for millennialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | KFVS12

    ... of 20 and 35, attended a class on home ownership from mortgage specialists this week. It's the Central Bank of Boone County's latest offering in a series called "The Art of Adulting." Registered nurse Katie Burton has attended two of the bank's ...


  4. Teacher, coach, council member charged with sexual relationship with 15-year-old girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 7 | Valley News Live

    ... contacted the St. Croix County after the said they discovered the communication Gaustad had with a juvenile in Boone County, Missouri. According to the criminal complaint, the teenage girl's mother learned about the alleged relationship that her ...


  5. Charges: Wis. teacher sent nude pics to girlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 6 | Valley News Live

    ... in Missouri contacted the St. Croix County after discovering the communication Gaustad had with a juvenile in Boone County, Missouri. According to the criminal complaint, the teenage girl's mother learned about the alleged relationship that her ...


  6. County of Boone v. ReynoldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 3 | FindLaw

    Before Special Division: Zel M. Fischer, Special Judge, Presiding, and Alok Ahuja and Karen King Mitchell, JudgesCharles J. Dykhouse, Boone County Counselor, and Ronald N. Sweet, Assistant Boone County Counselor, Columbia, MO, Attorneys for Respondent. Thomas M. Schneider, Columbia, MO, Attorney for Appellant.


  7. Boone County final election resultsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 3 | News Tribune

    Shall the Southern Boone County R-1 School District issue its general obligation bonds in the amount of $4,785,000 for the purpose of constructing, improving, furnishing and equipping school facilities, including an elementary gymnasium, a new central office building and a high school softball and baseball complex? Shall the municipality of Ashland impose a sales tax of one-half of one percent for the purpose of providing funding for stormwater control and local parks for the municipality?


  8. Attorney Finley Gibbs announces run for judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 29 | Fulton Sun

    ... and appeals. The 13th Circuit position is currently occupied by appointee Brouck Jacobs, who began work at the Boone County Prosecuting Attorney's office as an assistant prosecutor in 2013 and was appointed in October 2017.


  9. Dark Below wins last preliminary round of Bands Battle 4 the BadgesRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 28 | News Tribune

    Award-winning four-piece hard rock band Dark Below won the fourth and final preliminary round in the inaugural Bands Battle 4 the Badges music competition March 24, moving forward to the finale Saturday at The Bridge. Hailing from Columbia, Dark Below tours across the state and released a brand new single, "Make Believe," on its debut EP.


  10. Anthony Baumgardt's father: 'That was a monster'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2018 | TheIndyChannel

    The father of a man accused of shooting a Boone County deputy says his son's remorseless attitude makes him a "monster" he will pay for what he did. He spent the day waiting, just like the rest of the community, to find out more details about what had happened.


  11. Fire causes $10,000 in damage to Boone County homeRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    BOONE COUNTY A kitchen fire caused $10,000 in damage early Saturday morning at a home just east of Columbia. According to a news release from Boone County Fire Protection District, the fire occurred in the 1100 block of El Chaparral Ave. Firefighters were dispatched around 2 a.m. and saw smoke coming from the home's garage.


  12. Fellow officers, community pay tribute to Deputy Jacob Pickett along funeral routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... hearse followed the line of police cars filing under a garrison flag suspended from fire trucks near the Boone County Courthouse. Dan Booher watched and said, "It kind of restores a little bit of faith in humanity, seeing people come out and support ...


  13. Boone County man arrested for child pornographyRead the original story

    Mar 8, 2018 | KOMU-TV Columbia

    While searching the home, authorities from the Boone County Sheriff's Department Cyber Crimes Task Force reported finding evidence of child pornography, and seized several other pieces of evidence. BOONE COUNTY - Deputies arrested a man Friday on suspicion of having child pornography, after investigators searched his home on... More>> COLUMBIA - Columbia police said if you have a gut instinct that something is not right when you're being pulled... More>> JEFFERSON CITY - DIRECTV and Microsoft customers may be the next victims of a new scam hitting mid-Missouri.


  14. Anthony Baumgardt: "No remorse" for what happened to Deputy Pickett, man he's accused of shootingRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | WAAY

    The man accused of shooting and killing a Boone County Sheriff's Deputy said on Wednesday he did it because he "didn't want to get bit by a dog" and that he has "no remorse" for what happened. Anthony Baumgardt said those two things as he was walked into court for his first appearance to answer to the charges against him in the death of Deputy Jacob Pickett.


  15. Procession route set for Deputy Pickett's funeral FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... School, where Deputy Pickett's wife is a teacher. The procession will leave Brownsburg and head north to Boone County, driving past the Boone County Courthouse and Sheriff's Department on its return south. After turning off S. Indianapolis Road onto ...


  16. Jefferson City man charged with rape in ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2018 | News Tribune

    A Jefferson City man has been charged with one count of first-degree rape in Boone County court for an incident that occurred in Columbia in April 2017. Jemell Butler 22, is believed to have attacked a woman in a wooded alley after walking her from a bar in the downtown area.


  17. There have been 16 officers shot to death in the first 9 weeks of this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | KCTV5

    ... a domestic disturbance call in Clinton on March 6. Two other officers also shot and the shooter killed himself. Boone County Deputy Sheriff Jacob Pickett was shot and killed March 2 as he and other deputies were assisting Lebanon police officers in ...


  18. Fellow officers remember Deputy Jacob PickettRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Hundreds of members of the law enforcement family grieved together as news spread that Boone County Deputy Jacob Pickett would not survive injuries suffered in a Friday morning shooting. Deputy Pickett had a K-9 partner, "Brick."


  19. Bands battle for an honorable causeRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2018 | News Tribune

    Hard rock, country, blues and many other genres regularly fill the weekly live music schedule of the increasingly popular Jefferson City venue The Bridge. However on every Saturday in March, this music will have more than just a mission to entertain.


  20. Cole County Grand Jury hands down 4 indictmentsRead the original story

    Feb 23, 2018 | News Tribune

    The Cole County Grand Jury handed down several indictments this week, finding there was enough evidence to send cases to the circuit courts for possible trial. Among those indicted was a Jefferson City man facing multiple charges in connection with several thefts in Cole and Boone counties.