Benton man dies following Friday crash
(Local News ~ 02/18/18)
KELSO, Mo. -- A Benton man died following a single-vehicle crash late Friday in Scott County. According to Missouri State Highway Patrol, the crash occurred at 8:50 p.m. Friday on US Highway 61, two miles south of Kelso, as the southbound vehicle driven by 47-year-old Lee M. Holland of Benton ran off the right side of the road and overturned, ejecting him from the vehicle...
Wise judge teaches life lesson
(Column ~ 02/18/18)
I well remember the first case I tried as a prosecutor. I won the case, but I was very disappointed in the result. By the end of the trial, I wanted to lose.