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Jamesport man loses towed unit on I-35

A Jamesport man received minor injuries in an accident that happened after a tire blew out on his 2001 Ford Excursion and his towed unit became separated on I-35.

According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol, at about 6 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 5, Bradley Russell, 32, Jamesport, was northbound on I-35 near the 61 mile marker, about six miles north of Cameron. The front driver’s side tire blew out,

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

8-30-16

3:45 p.m.-charges were filed for Jarrod J. Boehm, age 36 from Gallatin, who was put on 24 hour investigative hold on 8-29-16. Boehm was charged with Class A Felony Domestic Assault, 1st degree, Class C Felony Child Abuse, Class B Felony Domestic Assault, Class C Felony Domestic Assault and two counts of Class C Felony Felonious Restraint. Boehm is held at DDCRJ on $85000 cash only bond.

8-31-16

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No Work Zones Planned Over Labor Day Weekend

All construction work on state routes in Missouri will stop starting Friday, September 2 at noon for the Labor Day holiday weekend.  Some work zones have permanent lane closures and barriers will remain in place this weekend. Some of the major permanent lane closure work zones include Interstate 70 at Fifth Street in St. Charles, Interstate 44 in the City of St. Louis and the Route 54/63 Missouri River bridge

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The Missouri State Highway Patrol Seeks Trooper Applicants

The Missouri State Highway Patrol, a premiere law enforcement agency, is testing for new troopers. The Patrol is encouraging qualified individuals of all backgrounds to apply, and will offer testing at nine different locations in Missouri. Those who successfully complete testing will be eligible to continue in the selection process for the 105th Recruit Class, scheduled to begin training on July 5, 2017. The application deadline is October 3, 2016.

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

 Moving on down the road … the lost sheep of I-35

The first report came at 1:39 p.m. on Friday — a herd of sheep at the 63 mile marker of I-35; however they were not found when officers responded.

Another report of sheep on the interstate was made at 6:08 p.m. at the 61 mm, but again officers did find them.

On Saturday, sheep were reported at the 58

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One payment left on new 911 system

Only one payment of approximately $35,000 remains to EmergiTech for the new Daviess County Central 911 system.

Dana Carder reported to the 911 board during their meeting held June 30 that she had not been contacted by the City of Chillicothe concerning interest in joining the system.

The treasurer’s report was approved with bills of $59,771.44, revenue of $35,359.25, and a checkbook balance of $133,352.16.

Hillaree Barlow was to begin

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Daviess County Sheriff’s Office Incident Summary

 

8-16-16

9 am – Court in session.

10:40 am – Andrew Smith, 27, Kansas City, was taken into custody and transferred to DDCRJ on a Cole County warrant for misdemeanor making a false police report. Smith is awaiting pick up by Cole County with no bond.

12:18 pm – Report of person walking on I-35 at the 78mm.

2:52 pm – Assisting with medical call in Gallatin.

3:03 pm

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Gallatin Fire responds to car fire

fire vehicle on hhAt 10:53 a.m. on Aug. 22, Gallatin Fire was dispatched to Hwy. 13 and Upland Avenue south of Hwy. HH for a reported vehicle fire. Engine 101 responded along with five volunteer firefighters. The sheriff and a deputy also responded.

Upon arrival on scene, the fire department found a car on the southbound shoulder fully involved with flames. Traffic was completely shut down due to black smoke blocking view across

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Jail tour captivates visitors

Jail lori burke and edmond howard

Lori Burke and Ed Howard hosted tours of the jail.

The Daviess/DeKalb County Regional Jail, located in Pattonsburg, just off of Interstate 35, held a tour on Aug. 5, to allow citizens to see for themselves the condition of the jail.

History

The Daviess-DeKalb Regional Jail is the first of its kind in Missouri. In May of 2005 the Daviess and DeKalb County Commissions voted to form the jail district.

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