Day 84

March 25, 2017 – I Saw It In The Sky In 1980, Cathy and I were fortunate enough to take a Caribbean cruise. One of our cousins organized the whole thing, and the more people we could enlist to go, the cheaper everyone’s fare would be. It was a fantastic…

365 Writing Prompts – Day 49

February 18, 2017 – Not a prompt, just me rambling again. A good friend of mine sent a link to this video right after it was published in 2013. It scared the crap out of me. I’m sure there are very plausible explanations to debunk the whole thing, but if…

365 Writing Prompts – Day 48

February 17, 2017 – ‘Ancient depictions of angels show them as almost Eldritch Horrrs, but all the scriptures say they’re good. What is really the truth?’ Two quotes from Greg Widen that have stuck with me for over twenty years. They’re from his 1995 movie The Prophecy. Did you ever…

365 Writing Prompts Day 8

January 8, 2017 – Whoa! – What’s the most surreal experience you’ve ever had? In October 2015, my sister Linda and I went on a bus excursion. We left at 8:30 am, drove to Miami, OK, and landed at the Stables Casino first, just around 10:00 am. We stayed there…

Nite Note 09/18/15

The Nite Note reports recent police and fire incidents and is compiled from public records, on-the-scene reporting and interviews. Some significant incidents may not be in the Nite Note but are reported in full elsewhere on the site. A horrific-looking rollover crash in Nixa ended with no injuries on Friday…

Thursday Nite Note!

The Nite Note reports recent police and fire incidents and is compiled from public records, on-the-scene reporting and interviews. Some significant incidents may not be in the Nite Note but are reported in full elsewhere on the site. Greene County sheriff’s deputies say an intoxicated man repeatedly yelled expletives at…

Wednesday Nite Note

A Springfield police report from Tuesday said an employee at Hemingway’s said four people ordered food, ate it, then ran from the building without paying. … A Springfield police report from Tuesday said a woman in the 2100 block of North Kansas Expressway reported an assault. Police said it was…

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The Nite Note reports recent police and fire incidents and is compiled from public records, on-the-scene reporting and interviews. Some significant incidents may not be in the Nite Note but are reported in full elsewhere on the site. Police said a Springfield man kidnapped and robbed a woman and beat…

Nite Note Saturday Edition!

The Nite Note reports recent police and fire incidents and is compiled from public records, on-the-scene reporting and interviews. Some significant incidents may not be in the Nite Note but are reported in full elsewhere on the site. Police say Jamie White stole drills — just drills — from Lowe’s,…