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Gofundme account has raised about almost $6,000 for Jefferson City murder victim

The J Pfenny’s Sports Grill and Pub in downtown Jefferson City remains closed (November 27, 2022 photo from 939 the Eagle’s Brian Hauswirth) Friends of the J. Pfenny’s employee who was shot to death early Saturday morning in downtown Jefferson City have established a gofundme. The money will go toward 23-year-old Skyler Smock’s funeral expenses and toward his young daughter. …

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Columbia Police capture one suspect, after rolling gun battle on busy road

43-year-old Montrez Ricketts is currently jailed without bond in Boone County (November 29, 2022 photo courtesy of the Boone County Sheriff’s website) Criminal charges are pending against a Columbia man following Monday morning’s rolling gun battle on Paris road, north of I-70. It happened at about 11:20 am near the busy Paris and Vandiver intersection. While there were no injuries, …

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Jefferson City murder suspect remains jailed without bond

The historic Cole County Courthouse in downtown Jefferson City (2021 file photo from 939 the Eagle) A man charged with killing an employee and customer at a downtown Jefferson City restaurant and bar this weekend has made his initial court appearance in Cole County Circuit Court. 35-year-old Damien Davis of Kansas City is charged with two counts of first degree …

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Missouri congresswoman questioning management of wildlife refuge near Wooldridge fire scene

U.S. Rep. Vicky Hartzler (R-Harrisonville), right, tours fire-damaged Wooldridge with Missouri Governor Mike Parson, state Department of Public Safety deputy director Kevin Bond and first responders on October 26, 2022 (photo courtesy of Congresswoman Hartzler’s website) The congresswoman who represents fire-damaged Wooldridge in Cooper County has questions for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service about how they’ve managed the Big …

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J Pfenny’s in Jefferson City remains closed about double homicide

Flowers and other memorials such as St. Jude candles have been placed outside J. Pfenny’s in downtown Jefferson City, following Saturday morning’s double homicide (November 27, 2022 photo from 939 the Eagle’s Brian Hauswirth) First degree murder charges have been filed against the suspect accused of killing two men early Saturday morning inside a popular downtown Jefferson City restaurant and …

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