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JCMO American Legion Post pulls plug on Super Bowl party

*JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – *Members of Roscoe Enloe American Legion Post 5 in Jefferson City have unanimously voted to ban the broadcast of National Football League games at its headquarters in response to protests involving the national anthem by league personnel. In a motion adopted by its members late Tuesday, …

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The Governor wants Education Commissioner out

(MissouriNet) – Governor Eric Greitens’ months-long plan to replace state Education Commissioner Margie Vandeven fell apart on Tuesday. A tie vote yesterday by the Missouri Board of Education allows Vandeven to keep her job – at least for now. About 60 people, mostly men in suits, snaked around the hallways …

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A steel mill is bringing jobs to Sedalia

(MissouriNet) – The largest producer of steel in the U.S. plans to build a steel bar micro mill in Sedalia. North Carolina-based Nucor says the expansion will bring 255 jobs with an average annual salary of $65,000. Production is scheduled to begin in 2019. The project is also expected to …

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Jefferson City Bishop to step down

The bishop of Jefferson City is stepping down. The Catholic Church announcing that Reverend John Gaydos has resigned due to health reasons. He will be replaced by Father Shawn McKnight of Wichita Kansas. Gaydos was ordained as bishop of the Jefferson City diocese in 1997. He says he is suffering …

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Are the missing JCMO teens in St. Louis?

A note found by family members indicates the two missing Jefferson City teens may be in St. Louis. 17 – year old Lilly Gore and 15 – year old Zachary Johnson vanished a week ago. Investigators tell our news partner ABC-17 the pair left their cellphones and school I-Pads behind …

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Fallen fireman will be honored

A Mid-Missouri firefighter who died in a Jefferson City High Street fire years ago is being remembered by his colleagues …Jefferson City Chief Matt Schofield says a special ceremony honoring Fred Otto will be held December 18th at the city Fire Museum. He died while fighting the Newberry store fire …

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They picked a nice day for a fire ‘drill’

Some Jefferson City Department of Natural Resources staffers get a morning smoke break … ‘literally’… A smoky HVAC system chased some state workers outside … Fire Captain Jacob Holee says the workers were kept outside the building in the 1700 – block of East Elm for about an hour. He …

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Garage burns in JCMO

A garage is heavily damaged in a Jefferson City weekend fire. Fire Chief Matt Schofield tells KWOS news the fire started in a detached garage on Rock Ridge around midnight Saturday morning. he says the roof of the garage fell in but firefighters had it out in about a half …

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