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Woman Accused Of Trying To Hire Hit Man To Kill Romantic Rival

Prosecutors say Kristina Swinford met 3 times with a federal agent, who she thought was a hit man, and arranged to pay $20,000 to kill the wife of the man she was dating.

09/23/2014

Cindy Winters speaks as Maryville, Ill. Mayor Larry Gulledge looks on during the dedication ceremony for Fred Winters Park on August 2, 2014 in Maryville (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Fred Winters Park Dedicated

Late Maryville, Ill. pastor’s wife speaks at ceremony

08/02/2014

Fred Winters Park in Maryville is dedicated to the Metro East minister who was gunned down during a service. Photo: KMOX/Brett Blume

Maryville Park to be Dedicated to Pastor Shot During Service

Pastor Fred Winters’ name will live on forever in the new park that will be dedicated in his memory tomorrow.

08/01/2014

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Maryville Changes Bar Age Limit Again

After two years of debate and three votes, Maryville officials have decided to allow 19- and 20-year-olds into the city’s bars, with several restrictions.

06/10/2014

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School Kids Rewarded with Principal’s Worm Stunt

Susan Martin promised her kindergarten through fourth-grade students at St. Gregory’s School a reward for each 10,000 minutes they spent reading on their own time this year.

05/20/2014

Pastor Fred Winters, First Baptist Church of Maryville, Ill

Five Years Later: The Illinois Pastor Shooting Case

Five years ago tomorrow, a man walked into the First Baptist Church of Maryville and fatally shot pastor Fred Winters, mid-sermon.

03/07/2014

Daisy Coleman and her mother say they're now hoping for closure after two extremely painful years. (Getty Images)

Maryville Rape Victim Says She’s Satisfied With Plea Agreement For Rapist

Daisy Coleman and her mother say they’re now hoping for closure after two extremely painful years.

01/10/2014

Nodaway County Courthouse (Photo via Flickr).

Missouri Man Accused of Rape Charged with Misdemeanor

A Missouri man accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old schoolmate when he was 17 was charged Thursday with a misdemeanor child endangerment charge.

01/09/2014

Nodaway County Courthouse (Photo via Flickr).

Prosecutor in Maryville Rape Case to Address Media

Jackson County prosecuting attorney Jean Peters Baker has been tight-lipped about the case since announcing in late October that she had been appointed as special prosecutor.

01/09/2014

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Maryville, Mo. Braces For Protest Over Daisy Coleman Case

Nodaway County Sheriff Darren White says the county is placing portable toilets on Maryville’s courthouse square to accommodate whomever shows up for the 6 p.m. rally.

10/22/2013

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