There has never been a figure in children's literature quite like R.L. Stine.
In his early career, he wrote humor and joke books for children under the pen name Jovial Bob Stine. In 1986 he wrote his first horror novel, Blind Date, which quickly climbed the bestseller list, soon followed by a seri ... More >>
Wikimedia CommonsKiller Chihuahua!A sheriff's deputy in southeast Missouri resigned last week after killing a Chihuahua during a home search in Bollinger County.For Deputy Kelly Barks, the dog's growl was apparently worse than its bite. Barks (yes, that really is her name) was reportedly respondi ... More >>
Ever been pulled over in the county by a Barney Fife type? Good news. You now have a direct line to the St. Louis County Police Department Intelligence Unit (314-615-4692), who wants to hear all about your experience with a fake cop.Freaked about a proliferation of unlicensed po-pos masquerading ... More >>
"This is how we know we're back in Missouri -- they don't do that shit out west. They don't stomp," Brian Roberts, lead singer of straight-out-of-the-Ozarks band Ha Ha Tonka, said last night as the crowd in cowboy boots and flip-flops alike dug their heels in to Off Broadway's wo ... More >>