Car Strikes, Kills Pedestrian on Southeast Missouri HighwayA car struck 26-year-old Charles R. Colbert III, of Wappapello, on Sunday night on Route T in Butler County.
Flooding Threatens Levee at Poplar BluffResidents on Wednesday were still cleaning up after the creek water got into some homes.
Son Accused of Attacking Parents With Baseball BatKFVS-TV reports that Carl and Vicki Jenkins of Poplar Bluff are both in critical condition at a St. Louis hospital.
Three Arrested in Poplar Bluff Gun, Drug RaidPoplar Bluff Police officers and Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers chasing a rape suspect quickly got more than they bargained for Thursday.
Charges Filed In Abigail Bertholf AbductionThe Butler County prosecutor charged Jeffrey Dean Shelton of Poplar Bluff on Wednesday with four felonies.
West Nile Found in Poplar Bluff MosquitosThe county did not find West Nile-positive mosquitoes in 2010, but officials say it's not unusual for Butler County to have at least one vial returned positive during the year.