October is Domestic Violence Awareness month, Greene County is focused on helping those in need

While Greene county remains one of the top counties in the state for domestic violence, the prosecutor's office is aiming to offer more services with the recently created Domestic Violence Unit.  The unit focuses solely on prosecuting domestic violence cases- from assault, violations of order protections, stalking and harassment. Prosecutors with the county- six in total for the unit- have…

Lucas Grabeel to perform at Landers Theatre on 8/12

You may best know Springfield native Lucas Grabeel for his portrayal of Ryan Evans in the hit movie series High School Musical. But the Kickapoo High graduate does more than just Bop Bop Bop, Bop to the Top, he's an accomplished singer/songwriter, voice over actor, director, and producer. Lucas crafted his acting skills on the stage of the Historic Landers Theatre in downtown Springfield before…

Is this a dream? 929 Days of Summer is Underway.

I feel as if this should be a "Dear Diary" entry, but alas, it is not- even so, a year ago, I didn't expect one- let alone three- businesses naming menu items after me. So, here we are, in the middle the station's 929 Days of Summer Promotion. I'm proud to say right now, you can get three things called "The Julie" at local businesses. Penn Station Subs was generous enough to create an entire…

She went viral for a Pre-K tactic. Some love it, others are pressed.

Bailey Norton is a stand up comedian in Los Angeles- formerly of Springfield, Missouri. The Missouri native made the move a few years ago to chase her dream in comedy. The former pre-school teacher recently took to twitter to express how she deals with the opposite sex when offered toxic emotions. When men raise their voice at you, just go “oh buddy, big feelings!” and that should help — Bailey…

Popular Tik Tok couple, Angie&Shane, details the family tattletale

Spend anytime on Tik Tok or Instagram, and youre bound to find yourself on Angie and Shane's page. The two recently joined The Julie Wilson Show to detail the time when their children- in their toddler years- outed Angie to a friend while the couple was staying at their home. @angieandshane Parenting teenagers 101. Who’s scaring who now? 🤣🤘🏼 #momsoftiktok #dadsoftiktok #parentsoftiktok #fyp ♬…

The Unnecessary News: Geico loses MILLIONS to a car STD

Geico might have to pay a Missouri woman over $5 million after she says she got HPV from a man in the backseat of the man's car. He was insured by the company.

We we're MAD at Hollywood, Chance's thoughts on Nixa

Chance Nichols is a Nixa native who escaped the Midwest, living in sunny Los Angeles working full time as a stand up comedian and podcast host. You can list to Chance's podcast, We didn't Peak, here.

The Secret to life? "IDK. Too many birthdays."

A blend of good news and stupid news, here are the stories that absolutely are not making top headlines.

She was playing with WHAT when they crashed?!

First time on the internet? These stories are what aren't leading headline news, but are so entertaining you won't want to miss them

Stupid News: How the Kool Aid Man is inspiring Children

I (Julie Wilson) am (considering but absolutely am not) starting a petition to have the Kool Aid man arrested for some many vile acts of aggression against home owner's property.