Suspect pleads guilty in 3 Missouri deaths
The last of four suspects has pleaded guilty to participating in the killing of a southwest Missouri couple and a man who was dating their daughter.
Last of Four Defendants in Triple Murder Pleads Guilty
CAMDENTON, Mo. -- A 21-year-old Laclede County man charged in the deaths of three people in 2009 pleaded guilty today to one of the six charges filed against him and was sentenced to 20 years in prison. Under a plea agreement with prosecutors, Benjamin James Stidham pleaded guilty to an amended charge of second-degree murder in the death of Zack Porter and two charges of first-degree murder in ...
Stidham Trial Set to Begin in Triple Murder Case
CAMDENTON, Mo. -- Trial is scheduled to start today for one of four men accused of killing three people in Laclede County five years ago. Benjamin Stidham, who was 16 at the time of the murders, is charged with first degree murder in the October, 2009 shooting deaths of Jeffrey and Glenda Smith and Zack Porter. The murders happened in Laclede County, but the trial was moved to Camden County ...
Lowe: Key events on high school wrestling calendar
The 2014-15 scholastic wrestling season is fast approaching. In fact, in a few states (such as Georgia, where No. 8 Archer is already off to a sizzling start with a dominant performance at the Lassiter Invitational this past weekend) the regular season has begun.