I have been a radio nerd since I was a junior in high school back in 1983. Since then, I have scared listeners by saying really strange things between songs. My guidance counselor predicted prison at an early age, so I consider my radio show as overachieving. The truth is that everyone that interacts with my radio show are the real stars as their calls, Facebook comments and occasional threats are funnier than anything I could ever come up with.
New Map Shows How Bad the Flu is in Missouri & Illinois Right Now
It's no secret that the flu is running rampant through much of the United States right now. A new map shows just how bad it's gotten in both Missouri and Illinois.
Video Claims James Scott Innocent of 1993 West Quincy Levee Break
James Scott was tried and convicted of causing a breach in the West Quincy levee during the Great Flood of 1993 causing a massive loss of property and crop damage. Nearly 30 years later, there's a new documentary and book claiming he is innocent of this crime.
Yes, You Really Can Stay in This Sweet Lewistown, Illinois Silo
How fond are you of silos? If you grew up in a rural area in Missouri or Illinois, there's a good chance that you've seen many in your lifetime. However, I doubt you've ever seen a silo that has been modernized like this one near Lewistown, Illinois which you can really stay in.
Storm Chaser Makes 1 Mistake, Gets Hit By Giant Missouri Tornado
A storm chaser was after a large tornado in Missouri when he made one crucial mistake and found himself getting slammed by the twister he was chasing.
Weird Missouri Earthquake Detected Just West of Mark Twain Lake
It's common to have earthquakes in Missouri near the New Madrid Fault. But, one happened early Saturday that wasn't anywhere close to that. It was detected between Moberly, Missouri and Mark Twain Lake.
You Can Hike to This Abandoned Illinois Observatory, But Don’t
It's true that the University of Illinois has an abandoned observatory that you can hike to. Sounds interesting, right? I will give you a lot of reasons why you won't want to waste your time.
The World’s Largest Chocolate Maker Has Been in Missouri 90 Years
When you think of large chocolate factories where do you think of? No, I'm not talking about the famous Willy Wonka movie, but truly one of the world's largest chocolate makers which just so happens to reside in Missouri.
Where Did Missouri’s Jesse James Hide His Gold? New Clues Found
History tells us that Missouri's Jesse James spent almost half of his life as an outlaw and during that time amassed a fortune in gold. Where did he hide it? There are new clues that have surfaced that point to some possibilities.
Watch a Huge UFO Hover with No Sound Over Republic, Missouri
It was large, but made no sound whatsoever. Video shows an unidentified flying object that was hovering over Republic, Missouri...silently.
What’s the Best Place to Go Off-Grid? Bob Vila Says It’s Missouri
If you'd like to get away from civilization as we know it, there's one expert that seems to think you won't have to go far. When it comes to off-grid living, Bob Vila says Missouri is one of the best options.