Area Briefs

October 22, 2008 Old Independence museum to host Homeschool Day

Stolen saddles recovered with annoymous tip

October 22, 2008 A citizen's tip has led to the recovery of several pieces of equestrian gear stolen from the Moody Barns in Pleasant Plains on Sept. 23, according to Pleasant Plains Marshall Matt Thomas.

Couple found shot in home

October 22, 2008 PLEASANT PLAINS - Two people were found dead in their Pleasant Plains home Tuesday.

Ministry to open doors to public, host fundraiser

October 22, 2008 Almost three months after opening its doors to its first resident, Luke 4:18 Ministries, a place of spiritual healing for women with addictions, will open its doors to the public.

Sports Briefs

October 21, 2008 Golf SAN DIEGO (AP) - Four months after his epic U.S. Open victory, Tiger Woods returned to Torrey Pines on Monday without a limp - or his own golf clubs.

NFL Briefs

October 21, 2008 SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - The San Francisco 49ers fired coach Mike Nolan on Monday night, seven games into the fourth consecutive dismal season.