I have been a radio nerd since I was a junior in high school back in 1983. Since then, I have scared listeners by saying really strange things between songs. My guidance counselor predicted prison at an early age, so I consider my radio show as overachieving. The truth is that everyone that interacts with my radio show are the real stars as their calls, Facebook comments and occasional threats are funnier than anything I could ever come up with.
Train Has Collided with Delivery Truck in Pleasant Hill, Missouri
It appears there has been another tragic train/vehicle collision in a rural Missouri town. There are reports that an Amtrak train has collided with a delivery truck in Pleasant Hill, Missouri with at least 1 death being reported.
3rd Best Pizza City is in Illinois, 2 of the Worst in Missouri?
Pizza is one of the most subjective topics in the world. One person's pizza trash is another one's treasure. There's a new study that claims the 3rd best pizza city in the United States is in Illinois and it's the least surprising thing ever. But, it also says that 2 of the worst are in Missouri and that is unexpected.
Grafton, Illinois Alpine Coaster is Open – See What It’s Like
If you like the idea of zooming down a mountain, you can now do it for real in Grafton, Illinois as there's a new mountain coaster and it's officially ready for prime time.
When a Spy Balloon Over Missouri Wasn’t Chinese – It Was American
Many were understandably in an uproar as an alleged spy balloon from China wandered over Missouri last week. Quick history reminder - this wasn't the first time a spy balloon was over Missouri, but the last time it happened, it wasn't from China. It was American.
Inside Kansas City Chiefs QB Patrick Mahomes Insane Shoe Closet
Kansas City Chiefs QB (and likely NFL MVP again) Patrick Mahomes lives two different lives. In one, he runs from linebackers and does an excellent job helping the team win games. In the other, he plays around in a shoe closet that can only be described as insane. He allowed everyone a look inside this second shoe life.
Watch Missouri’s Rocky Creek Herd of Wild Horses Running Free
There was a time when Missouri was truly wild. The wild horses of Shannon County are one of the last vestiges of that. There's new video showing the Rocky Creek herd from that region who still run free to this day.
Watch the St. Louis Cardinals Trucks Leaving for Spring Training
It's not Spring...yet. But, one of the signs that it isn't far off just happened today. Video shows the St. Louis Cardinals trucks leaving St. Louis and heading to Florida for spring training.
Monkey Business? St. Louis Zoo & Chicago Zoo Just Traded Gorillas
If you're going to the St. Louis Zoo or the Brookfield Zoo in Chicago to see a specific gorilla, you might want to double-check who's where as both zoos have just traded gorillas.
Missouri & Illinois Spring Predicted to Be ‘Frosty & Stormy’
It's hard to believe that we're not that far away from Spring at this point. If some weather forecasters are right, both Missouri and Illinois can expect that season to include more frost than normal and is likely to be more stormy, too.
October Eclipse Could Be Visible from Quincy & Hannibal – Maybe
While most of America is looking forward to the historic total solar eclipse that will cross the country in April of 2024, there's another one in October of 2023 that should be at least partially visible in both Quincy and Hannibal. Maybe.