New Madrid County Newswire

New Madrid County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for New Madrid County, MO.

Results 1 - 20 of 149 in New Madrid County, MO

  1. Leaders look at reducing deaths of infants & moms in Missouri's BootheelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFVS12

    ... and midwives in the bootheel." Vanessa Frazier is a mother of two low-birthweight babies from New Madrid County and said the obstacles she faced with her children inspired her to become a 'prevention person' and help other moms through her work with ...

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  2. New Madrid County Sheriff's Office takes over police duties in Lilbourn, MORead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 17 | KFVS12

    According to the New Madrid County Sheriff, Terry Stevens, the city of Lilbourn, Missouri does not technically have a police force but they are not being left unprotected. So if you have an issue, call the sheriff's office.

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  3. Pursuit leads to arrest in KennettRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 13 | KAIT-TV

    ... struck an officer and struck a police car, the post noted. Police followed Carter on Missouri Route P in New Madrid County until the vehicle lost control, went off the road and was stuck in a nearby ditch. Carter was arrested on suspicion of felony ...

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  4. Opportunity Zones' aim to bring jobs to poor parts of southeast MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 11 | KFVS12

    ... Beside Cape, other 'Opportunity zones' in the region include Poplar Bluff, Sikeston, Kennett, and parts of New Madrid County, Pemiscot County, Ripley County, Wayne County and Washington County.

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  5. NWS Report:12 tornadoes touch down in the Heartland on April 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    There were two tornadoes reported in Hickman County, Ky., one in Massac County, Ill., three in Williamson County, Ill., one in Livingston County, Ky, in Saline County, IL, one in Dunklin County, Mo, one in New Madrid County, Mo., one in Graves Co., Ky. and one in Stoddard County, Mo.

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  6. NWS Report:11 tornadoes touch down in the Heartland on April 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    There were two tornadoes reported in Hickman County, Ky., one in Massac County, Ill., three in Williamson County, Ill., one in Livingston County, Ky, in Saline County, IL, one in Dunklin County, Mo, one in New Madrid County, Mo and one in Stoddard County, Mo. The latest report was one in White County, Ill.

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  7. NWS: 9 tornadoes touch down in the HeartlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | KAIT-TV

    The latest report was a twister in Stoddard County, Missouri. There were two tornadoes reported in Hickman County, Ky., one in Massac County, Ill., one in Williamson County, Ill., one in Livingston County, Ky, in Saline County, IL, one in Dunklin County, Mo, one in New Madrid County, Mo and one in Stoddard County, Mo.'

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  8. Eric Towery, a farmer from Southeast Missouri, holds some yellow soybeans Thursday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | KFVS12

    ... black soybeans to its list of additional tariffs on 106 U.S. products. Eric Towery, a farmer from northern New Madrid County, has grown soybeans for years on his family farm and says he wasn't surprised by China's decision to slap a 25% tariff on ...

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  9. NWS: 8 tornadoes touch down in the HeartlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | KAIT-TV

    The latest report was a twister in New Madrid County, Missouri. There were two tornadoes reported in Hickman County, Ky., one in Massac County, Ill., one in Williamson County, Ill., one in Livingston County, Ky, in Saline County, IL, one in Dunklin County, Mo and one in New Madrid County, Mo.

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  10. MoDOT announces contracts awarded for projects in SEMORead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 4 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    SOUTHEAST MISSOURI - The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission announced on Wednesday the awarded contracts for projects in the Southeast District during the regularly scheduled meeting. The contracts include pavement improvements and bridge repairs and replacements.

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  11. Brief lockdown at Lilbourn school after shooting in areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | KFVS12

    A shooting near a New Madrid County school led to a brief lockdown on Wednesday, March 14. Sheriff Terry Stevens said the shooting happened in Lilbourn around 11:45 a.m. According to Stevens, a man walking on the southwest side of town said someone shot him in the leg. Stevens said Lilbourn Elementary locked down for about 30 minutes as a precaution.

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  12. New Madrid County smelter expected to employ 450 people, more in long termRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | KZIM-AM Cape Girardeau

    The Southeast Missourian reports the new smelter in New Madrid County expects to employ 450 people, and up to 900 people in expansions in the future.

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  13. Missouri Gov. Lauds Plan for New Aluminum SmelterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | News Max

    A new aluminum smelter will open in the Missouri Bootheel region in May, replacing roughly half of the jobs lost when another smelter shut down two years ago. Magnitude 7 Metals plans to hire 450 people for its plant in the former Noranda Aluminum smelter in New Madrid County, near the tiny town of Marston, about 150 miles south of St. Louis.

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  14. The Kansas City Saturday Morning LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | Tony's Kansas City

    ... ago. Magnitude 7 Metals plans to hire 450 people for its plant in the former Noranda Aluminum smelter in New Madrid County, near the tiny town of Marston, about 150 miles south of St. KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Two car crashes then a deadly shooting. More ...

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  15. Missouri governor lauds plan for new aluminum smelterRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | CBS 3 Springfield

    A new aluminum smelter will open in the Missouri Bootheel region in May, replacing roughly half of the jobs lost when another smelter shut down two years ago. Magnitude 7 Metals plans to hire 450 people for its plant in the former Noranda Aluminum smelter in New Madrid County, near the tiny town of Marston, about 150 miles south of St. Louis.

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  16. The Latest: Greitens lauds plan for aluminum smelterRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    The company Magnitude 7 Metals announced plans Friday for a smelter at the site of the closed Noranda Aluminum plant in New Madrid County, about 150 miles south of St. Louis. The plant will employ 450 people earning, on average, about $64,000.

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  17. White House: Leveling the Playing Field - Why Trade Action is NecessaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Illinoisreview

    ... South Carolina and Clarksville, Tennessee. Today, it was announced a new aluminum smelter will open in New Madrid County, Missouri, at the site of the former Noranda Aluminum plant. U.S. Steel CEO David Burritt said on CNBC this morning: "We will be ...

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  18. 450 new jobs coming to smelter reopening in New Madrid, Co., MORead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | KFVS12

    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens and other lawmakers were in New Madrid County, Missouri on Friday, March 9 for the announcement of a smelter coming to the area. The CEO of Magnitude 7 Metals Bob Prusak said the smelter restart will bring 450 jobs and begin production in the 2nd quarter.

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  19. Missouri Governor, Others to Announce Aluminum Smelter PlansRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2018 | Manufacturing.net

    A Swiss-based company will open an aluminum smelter in the Missouri Bootheel region, creating up to 400 jobs in one of the state's most impoverished areas. Gov. Eric Greitens, U.S. Rep. Jason Smith and other political leaders will announce details about the new Magnitude 7 Metals plant Friday in New Madrid County.

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  20. The Decorah eagles are nestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | KFVS12

    Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens will be in New Madrid County, Missouri on Friday, March 9 for the announcement of a smelter coming to the area. Missouri Gov. Eric Greitens will be in New Madrid County, Missouri on Friday, March 9 for the announcement of a smelter coming to the area.

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