Donald “Doc” Nash walked out of the Dent County Jail on Saturday as crowds gathered on Fourth Street for Salem's annual Independence Day parade. The scene came one day after the Supreme Court of Missouri ordered Nash’s 2009 murder conviction vacated. It was Nash’s first steps outside confine…
The Dent County Commission has now opened its CARES funding to businesses within the county. The county has set aside $800,000 for business grants, with a maximum of $20,000 per business for eligible COVID-19-related expenditures.