randolph county http://kbia.org en Randolph County to vote on consolidation of courthouse offices http://kbia.org/post/randolph-county-vote-consolidation-courthouse-offices <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Randolph County Commissioners are preparing for an upcoming vote on a consolidation of two county courthouses. The commission’s plan is to merge all of the offices in both the Huntsville and </span>Moberly<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Courthouses in a new structure that would be located in front of the Randolph County Justice Center.</span></p><p>Presiding Commissioner of Randolph County Susan Carter says that a main issue with both of the current courthouses is the lack of security.</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 20:42:26 +0000 Eric Kelly 49635 at http://kbia.org Randolph County to vote on consolidation of courthouse offices Coroner rules in Mo. police chief's death http://kbia.org/post/coroner-rules-mo-police-chiefs-death <p>The Randolph County coroner says he has not been able to determine the cause of death for a mid-Missouri police chief. Fri, 24 Jan 2014 20:43:40 +0000 Associated Press 47128 at http://kbia.org Coroner rules in Mo. police chief's death Huntsville police chief found dead, foul play not ruled out http://kbia.org/post/huntsville-police-chief-found-dead-foul-play-not-ruled-out <p>The president of the Missouri Federation of Police Chiefs has been found dead, and a coroner says the death was not due to natural causes.</p><p>KOMU-TV reports Huntsville Police Chief William "Buddy" Stuck was found dead shortly before 5:30 a.m. Wednesday at his home in the central Missouri town.</p><p>Stuck was 64 years old and had been in law enforcement for more than 25 years. Randolph County Coroner Gerald Luntsford&nbsp;says foul play has not been ruled out.</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 23:06:46 +0000 Associated Press 44471 at http://kbia.org Moberly school promotes healthy living through running http://kbia.org/post/moberly-school-promotes-healthy-living-through-running <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The students at </span>Gratz-Brown<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Elementary School in </span>Moberly<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> get excited every Tuesday and Thursday when the final school bell rings. This is not because school is over for the day, but because Running Club is about to start.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Running Club was started by Principal Della Bell and is in its second year.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 00:11:02 +0000 Maureen Lewis-Stump 44177 at http://kbia.org Moberly school promotes healthy living through running Prosecutor dismisses charge in 30 year old murder case http://kbia.org/post/prosecutor-dismisses-charge-30-year-old-murder-case <p>A former Missouri death row inmate says he can now try to put his life back together after a prosecutor dismissed a murder charge in the fatal stabbing of a fellow inmate 30 years ago.</p><p>Reggie Griffin says he has gotten married and landed a job in the year since he was released from prison while awaiting a new trial. The 53-year-old says he found out Friday that Randolph County prosecutor Mike Fusselmann was dropping the charge.</p> Wed, 30 Oct 2013 21:07:38 +0000 Associated Press 42985 at http://kbia.org Prosecutor dismisses charge in 30 year old murder case Outside firm finds deficiencies in Randolph County budget http://kbia.org/post/outside-firm-finds-deficiencies-randolph-county-budget <p>An outside auditing firm has found deficiencies in the 2011 and 2012 Randolph County budgets. Casey-Beard-Boehmer PC conducted an audit released in September on behalf of the Missouri State Auditor&rsquo;s Office.</p><p>Deputy State Auditor Harry Otto said he does not anticipate how the Missouri State Auditor&rsquo;s Office will assess Randolph County until the full audit is completed despite the deficiencies found by the outside CPA firm.</p> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 21:10:47 +0000 Mark Bergin 42157 at http://kbia.org Outside firm finds deficiencies in Randolph County budget Randolph County considers new 'use tax' http://kbia.org/post/randolph-county-considers-new-use-tax <p>New use tax measures will be on the ballot in Randolph County and for the city of Moberly on November sixth.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 02 Nov 2012 16:36:35 +0000 Jonathan Deutsch 23886 at http://kbia.org Randolph County considers new 'use tax' Crop duster plane crashes in Randolph County http://kbia.org/post/crop-duster-plane-crashes-randolph-county <p>A crop duster plane has crashed in north-central Missouri, killing the pilot.</p><p>The Columbia Daily Tribune reports that the crash occurred Friday morning in Randolph County when the small plane crashed into a corn field north of Huntsville.</p><p>Randolph County Sheriff Mark Nichols says the victim&#39;s name hasn&#39;t been released.</p><p>Nichols says a witness told deputies the small plane appeared to have clipped a tree top before crashing.</p> Fri, 13 Jul 2012 19:34:59 +0000 Associated Press 17536 at http://kbia.org