• Betty Joyce Brookhart

    Betty Joyce Brookhart0

       Betty Joyce Brookhart, age 71, of LaBelle, MO, died Wednesday, November 13, 2013, in the Boone Hospital in Columbia, MO.    She was born December 26, 1941, at Sweetwater, OK, the daughter of Granville and Helen Crawford Clymer. She was married to Raymond Rassette, Jr. in 1959, and to this union three children were

  • Appeals Court Upholds Gargus Verdict

    Appeals Court Upholds Gargus Verdict0

    Appeals Court Upholds Gargus Verdict   The Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, has affirmed the conviction and sentencing of Linda Gargus, who was convicted of Elder Abuse, First Degree, and sentenced to 10 years in the Missouri Department of Corrections. On November 26, 2013, the Court of Appeals handed down their ruling. The victim,

  • Schweich Announces Start of Two Adair County Audits

    Schweich Announces Start of Two Adair County Audits0

    JEFFERSON CITY (Dec. 2, 2013) – State Auditor Tom Schweich announced today that his office has started audits of Adair County and the Second Judicial Circuit-Adair County. The state auditor routinely audits counties that do not elect a county auditor and state law gives the auditor the authority to audit state and municipal courts. Persons who would like