"Racially Motivated" Vandalism Charges:
Do you remember all the vandalism that was taking place last year with the Jewish cemetery in St. Louis? Police arrested Alzado Harris for vandalizing over 120 headstones at the Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery.
- Alzado Harris Charged in Jewish Cemetery Vandalism in University City (River Front Times)
To bring it back more locally, a teenager apologizes to a woman right here in Springfield for painting a swastika on her front door. The teenager also helped smash in the woman's windshield. Both of these crimes were committed not because they were racially motivated, but because of ignorance.
Author of the week:
Christopher Kortlander, author of Arrow to the Heart: The Last Battle at the Little Big Horn: The Custer Battlefield Museum vs. The Federal Government, talks about being the owner of the private town of Garryowen, Montana, and how he fought off the federal government and exposed a vast conspiracy of corruption and espionage.
- Arrow to the Heart: The Last Battle at the Little Big Horn: The Custer Battlefield Museum vs. The Federal Government (Amazon)
- Garryowen, Montana. (Custer Museum)
2018 Great Escape:
Cam with Adelman Travel joins Nick to talk about the 2018 Great Escape to the Dominican Republic. There are currently 22** seats left open, so make sure you book now. This fantastic tropical escape is from November 11-18, 2018.
- 2018 Great Escape (KSGF)
** Seat number may change by the time you contact Cam or Sarah with Adelman Travel.
*Trip insurance is strongly recommended. This is an additional cost of $134.99/person and due at the time of the deposit. Trip insurance covers the cost of your 1 checked bag- which is otherwise $50
+Because our chartered plane is leaving from St. Louis before sunrise, we have saved some rooms at The Renaissance Hotel. Please ask Camilla about reserving your room for an additional $98+ tax. The Renaissance will let you keep your car in the parking lot for free while we are on the trip. They will also shuttle us for free to the airport. If you would like to pursue this option, please let Camilla know.