Daily brief (4/24): Top picks from the Springfield media

More showers and thunderstorms today bring a greater chance of flooding for some Ozarks counties including Greene.

Heavy rain is expected today, with a high of 63.

Tomorrow will be more of the same, with 1 to 2 more inches of rain expected.

Today’s picks

  • OzarksFirst [KOLR/KSFX]: Rally promotes religious tolerance. Hundreds came out to the Islamic Center of Springfield to send a message of support to the area’s Muslim community. (Other coverage: KY3, KSPR)
  • News-Leader: Nixa shooting case tests Castle Doctrine. Questions surround the case of Rex Hicks, who was shot and killed by a neighbor after a dispute over money. The shooter has said he shot in self-defense. No charges have been filed in the case.
  • OzarksFirst: Family plans vigil for missing couple. The family of Rebecca and Russell Porter, who have been missing from Willard since last Sunday, will be holding a prayer vigil at 5 p.m. today at Galloway Full Gospel Church on Farm Road 146, just west of West Bypass. (Other coverage: KSPR)
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: