Tag: Lexington

Lois Mae Forsha

| October 19, 2017

A Lexington resident, Lois Mae Forsha, 83, died October 19, 2017.

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David Lee Wallace, Sr.

| October 15, 2017

A Lexington resident, David Lee Wallace, Sr., 63, died Saturday, October 14, 2017.

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AG Hawley announces sexually violent predator commitment

| October 12, 2017

Jamie McPherson, 71, of Independence often met his victims through his job as a postman in Lexington, Mo., during the 1980s and 1990s.

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UPDATE: Lexington city officials cancel police presentation, regular meeting will go ahead

| October 10, 2017

The Lexington City Council is considering a path forward for the city’s police department after the departure of Chief Mark Lamphier. The meeting will get underway Tuesday at 7:00 p.m. at Lexington City Hall.

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Joseph (Joe) Beretta

| October 8, 2017

A Lexington resident, Joseph (Joe) Beretta, 96, died Sunday, October 8.

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Lexington audit reveals financial instability and lack of oversight

| October 5, 2017

The citizen-requested audit comes as Lexington is trying to find ways to keep revenue.

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Presentation to be made by law enforcement at Lexington meeting

| October 4, 2017

Sure to be discussed, is the potential financial implications of replacing the city police with County oversight.

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Stealing charges filed against Higginsville resident

| September 27, 2017

Court documents say the defendant committed a class D felony for stealing in May this year.

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Lexington city officials mull neutralizing police department

| September 27, 2017

As city officials search for a new police chief in Lexington, one council member has floated a different plan: dissolve the Lexington Police Department and transfer its jurisdiction to the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Office. Not everyone is on board with the proposal though. Numerous residents turned out to voice their dissent to the plan at Tuesday evening’s city council meeting.

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