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Lincoln County Resource Board to fund $1.2 million in 2015 for children’s services

Posted on October 13, 2014 at 10:30 am

At its September board of trustees meeting, the Lincoln County Resource Board (LCRB) approved approximately $1.2 million in 2015 funding for children’s mental health services. The funding will cover 10 non-for-profit agencies, which provide school-based prevention and early intervention programs; crisis care; counseling; parent and home-based programs; psychiatric services; substance abuse services; therapeutic mentoring; case management; and more. Nationally, mental health challenges and disorders—defined as any disease or condition that

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  • Traveling domestic assault lands vehicle in ditch

    Posted on October 13, 2014 at 10:12 am

    Adam Self

    A Foley man was placed under arrest in a ‘mobile’ domestic, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department. According to the release, on Sunday evening, Oct. 5, a deputy with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office drove upon a car resting in ditch along Highway 47 at Cuivre Valley Drive. The deputy exited his vehicle to help the driver when Adam Self, 28, of Foley, immediately threatened him and told the

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  • USDA: Key dates for 2014 farm safety net programs

    Posted on October 13, 2014 at 10:10 am

    The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) is announcing key dates for farm owners and producers to keep in mind regarding the new 2014 Farm Bill established programs, Agriculture Risk Coverage (ARC) and Price Loss Coverage (PLC). The new programs, designed to help producers better manage risk, usher in one of the most significant reforms to U.S. farm programs in decades. “The ARC and PLC programs are a significant reform in

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  • Ambulance district reminds residents of upcoming town hall meetings

    Posted on October 13, 2014 at 10:09 am

    The Lincoln County Ambulance District (LCAD) is holding Town Hall Meetings Wednesday Oct. 22 and Thursday, Oct. 30. Both nights begin at 7 p.m. 1392 S. Third St. Troy. Come to one of the town hall meetings to meet your chief administrator, the district’s certified public accountant, board members, paramedics and EMTs. There will also be time to tour the base and see the ambulance and equipment up close. Items

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  • Four arrested in strong arm robbery in Moscow Mills

    Posted on October 10, 2014 at 6:35 pm

    Investigation by the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department nets four suspects in robbery during a drug deal. According to information released by the sheriff’s office, on Oct. 7, investigators with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office began investigating a strong-armed robbery in Moscow Mills. Detectives learned a 16-year old male juvenile, from St Charles, masterminded a “dope rip” and conspired with both, Jerry Wayne French, 17 and Trent Xavier Nunn, 19,  both

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  • One subject arrested, one at-large in connection with jewelry shop

    Posted on October 9, 2014 at 3:37 pm

    The Troy Police Department is holding one suspect and looking for another in connection with the recent burglary of diamond earrings from Lincoln County Jewelry in Troy. The subjects are identified as: Rayshaun Levelle Shaw, 26 and Robert A. Floyd, 23, Shaw is still at-large but Floyd is held on a $100,000 cash bond.  Both are from St. Louis. On Tuesday Sept. 30, at approximately 5:50 p.m., the Troy Police

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  • Suspect identified for multiple burglaries

    Posted on October 8, 2014 at 7:03 am

    A suspect in a multiple  area crime spree  in the Foley area was arrested Monday following a traffic stop, said the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department. Detectives with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office identified the suspect  Lee R. Turnbull, of Foley. Deputies have taken multiple reports in the Foley area of car stealings and burglaries, which have all occurred during the dead of night since August. Area pawn records indicate Turnbull

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  • Pig goes missing, man stabbed 23 times

    Posted on October 7, 2014 at 11:58 am

      The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office reported a missing pig resulted in a man stabbed numerous times. According to the sheriff’s release, the victim and his roommates believed their neighbors disliked the fact they were raising a pig and stole it about two-weeks ago from their residence in Winfield.  The victim and his roommates later believed Joshua Alan Finke, 22, has something to do with the disappearance of the pig

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  • Traveling domestic assault lands vehicle in ditch

    Posted on October 6, 2014 at 1:37 pm

    A Foley man is under arrest in a ‘mobile’ domestic, according to the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department. According to the release, on Sunday evening (Oct. 5), a deputy with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office drove upon a car resting in ditch along Highway 47 at Cuivre Valley Drive. The deputy exited his vehicle to help the driver when Adam Self, 28, of Foley, immediately threatened him and told the deputy

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