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Bill Ward has lived in Advance all his life, and, unlike most people, he remembers practically every detail of life in this small community, from the time when there were eight restaurants to the building of the new medical...
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  • Missing 3-year-old Missouri girl found
    EXCELSIOR SPRINGS, Mo. (AP) -- Police say they have located a missing 3-year-old girl safe with her biological mother....
  • Chiefs' bus in accident before Packers game
    GRAND CHUTE, Wis. (AP) -- Authorities say a tour bus bringing the Kansas City Chiefs to their Wisconsin hotel before Thursday night's preseason game against the Green Bay Packers was involved in an accident....
  • Drone with camera spotted over Panthers stadium
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Police in North Carolina briefly detained and questioned a man who flew a drone with a camera mounted on it over a stadium during an NFL preseason game....
  • Missouri governor names new public safety director
    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon on Wednesday appointed a new state public safety director, giving his administration its only black Cabinet member nearly three weeks after the shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer led to violent protests in a St. Louis suburb....
  • Blunt seeks federal help for Ferguson costs
    FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt is asking the Justice Department to help reimburse state and St. Louis-area law enforcement agencies for costs incurred while providing security in Ferguson this month....
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