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.
Escaped Missouri Inmate On the Run – Considered Armed & Dangerous
There was a massive escape attempt at a Missouri jail where 7 inmates were successful. All but one have been captured, but one is still on the run and considered "armed and dangerous" according to prison officials.
Marion County, Missouri Officer Signs Off After Serving 22 Years
Not all heroes wear capes. Some wear badges and one in Marion County has proudly served with his badge for 22 years. You can watch him sign off for the final time with his dispatcher.
Stephen Pearcy of RATT, Slaughter and Vixen to Rock Hannibal
Their bands ruled the 80's and they now have their sights on Hannibal, Missouri. Stephen Pearcy, the voice of RATT along with Slaughter and Vixen will be rocking Tanyard Gardens in Hannibal this August.
Bear Cub Spotted in Missouri Neighborhood Sadly Struck on Freeway
This is one of the sad stories that is the result of the growing bear population in Missouri and their encroachment of their habitat closer to where people live. A bear cub was spotted lost in a Springfield, Missouri neighborhood. Later, the little cub was struck by a vehicle on a nearby freeway.
Illinois Cyclist Makes Last-Second Merge, Regrets It But Survives
I'm a big believer that drivers of 4-wheeled vehicles need to be more watchful for motorcycles. In turn, it appears there's one Illinois motorcyclist who needs to be a little more careful when trying to merge as a new video shows him speeding by a car, regretting it, but fortunately surviving.
Illinois Place Twice as Dangerous as St. Louis & It’s NOT Chicago
St. Louis has had the reputation (deservedly so in most cases) of being known as the "murder capital" of the United States. Based on some new stats, there's a place in Illinois that rivals it with double the homicide rate.
Travel Channel Says Best BBQ in America is in This Missouri Place
When a social influencer claims some place is best, I honestly tend to ignore it. Everyone has an opinion, right? However, when a major travel network makes a declaration about a Missouri place having the best BBQ in America, I pay attention and that's exactly what happened.
Missouri’s Most Beloved Brand Expected But Illinois is Surprising
If I told you (and I will) what Missouri's most beloved brand is, you'd likely already have it figured out by yourself. When it comes to Illinois though, the choice in the Land of Lincoln is surprising to me and I'd predict for you also.
This Missouri Place is a Safe Haven for Abused & Neglected Horses
It's hard to imagine that someone would take the time and resources required to obtain a horse only to abuse and neglect the animal, but that sadly happens more than you'd probably think. There's one place in Missouri that provides a safe haven for these abused and neglected animals and their effort is something you can be a part of, too.
Find a 1995 Penny in Missouri? This Error Means It’s Worth $5,000
A penny for your thoughts? If you find this 1995 penny in Missouri, that thought could be putting more than $5,000 in your bank account if it happens to have a rare error that's easy to spot.