Tips For Driving Safely at Night
We have long since passed the winter solstice, and the days are slowly but surely getting longer. Even still, the sun will continue to set relatively early in the evening until we’re well into spring. The lack...
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Three Common Field Sobriety Tests
If you’re of legal drinking age, you know well that drinking alcohol causes a lot of changes to a person. Not only do they typically act in a different way, but drunk people also will experience a...
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Car Accidents in Columbia Spike Amid Falling Snow
Although we missed the opportunity for a white Christmas, the winter weather has hit Columbia hard and fast. For many people, this influx of snow does not put their lives on pause. Many Columbia residents still need...
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Two Passengers Die Over Christmas Break
We all know that the holiday season is a stressful time for everyone, both young and old. This is especially true to drivers during Christmas time. It’s a well-documented phenomenon that the United States experiences a huge...
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Man Drives Vehicle Into Cole County Home in Possible DWI Case
During this time of year, we typically see car accidents happen due to poor lighting, winter weather conditions, or roads deteriorating due to ice and slush. There is a lot that can go wrong in a car...
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Injured Drivers in Jefferson City May be Entitled to Compensation
When a car accident happens in or near Columbia, there are a multitude of factors that go into that accident. Many times, very preventable occurrences were involved in the accident and may have even been the reason...
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Two-Year-Old Injured in Speeding Car Accident
Whether we like to admit it or not, almost everyone has driven faster than the speed limit allows. It’s also very likely that you’ve received a speeding ticket because of this behavior. Research reports that nearly one...
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Jefferson City Sheriff’s Deputy Involved in Accident
No one is truly safe on the road, nor are they immune to being involved in a car accident. The fact of the matter is that car crashes happen every day, and many of them are fatal....
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The Four Most Common Reasons Why Car Accidents Happen
Perhaps it is simply a consequence of living in a state where the primary form of transportation are cars, but car accidents happen every single day in Missouri. What’s worse, the state has noticed a rise in...
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Injured Drivers in Cole County Could Benefit From a Car Accident Lawyer
Ever since 2019, the state of Missouri has seen a concerning trend in the number of fatal car accidents. In 2023, the Missouri State Highway Patrol has been working hard in the hopes that this trend ends...
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Thanksgiving Fatalities Drop in Missouri for the First Time in Three Years
 As we’ve discussed before, Thanksgiving can be one of the deadliest times to drive in the United States. In Missouri, it can be particularly rough. Data pulled from FASS (the Fatality Analysis Reporting System), Missouri is actually...
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Veterans Day Brawl Injures Four Columbia Police Officers
For many Columbia residents, the weekend of Veterans Day is meant to celebrate our service members, both past and present. Many people hold barbecues and parties to celebrate their family members who served in the military. For...
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4 Tips for Driving Safely This Winter
With the holiday season in full swing, people will be traveling, above all else. As a matter of fact, the United States sees a drastic spike in car accidents around every major US holiday. This is largely...
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Student Life in Columbia as the Pandemic Continues to Loom
It was no secret to anyone that the 2020 academic year would be a mess—we just did not know what the mess would look like. The students are back, and this year looks different than any other...
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Governor Parson’s Special Session on Violent Crime: Reform Under SB 600
Governor Mike Parson is set to begin his special session on violent crime on Monday, July 27. The special session is to be held in the wake of the passage of Missouri’s controversial crime reform bill, SB...
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How Your Online Information May Be Being Used Against You
Considering your cybersecurity in this day and age is imperative to maintaining safety in both your personal and financial realms of life. Your digital devices contain so much vital information. Family vacation pictures, social media accounts, and...
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