Kimber Edwards Death Penalty Reduced by Governor Nixon

Kimber Edwards Death Penalty Reduced by Governor Nixon

Kimber Edwards had been sentenced to death, which was scheduled for Oct. 6. Although it had been originally scheduled for May 12, an order granted the defense attorney a clemency request. Edwards was convicted of hiring Orthell Wilson to kill his ex-wife, Kimberly Cantrell, in Aug. 2000. The convicted criminal, supposedly, had her killed so he would […]

Tornado Hits Lee’s Summit, Missouri and Moving Southeast

Tornado Hits Lee’s Summit, Missouri and Moving Southeast

It has been reported that a tornado has hit near Lee’s Summit, Missouri, and is moving in the southeast direction at a speed of 20 miles per hour. A warning has been issued and remains in effect for the southeastern Jackson County until 7:30 p.m. CDT. The warning includes hazardous and high-speed winds including ping-pong […]