| Dec 21, 2010
| 3:36 PM
A Kansas City, Missouri, funeral home is being forced to close its doors after a metro man feared that he didn't get his wife's ashes, and a state investigation confirmed his fears.
On Tuesday, the State Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors revoked...
| Apr 6, 2011
| 1:03 PM
A dummy grenade found in the home of an elderly man in Berwyn today led police to evacuate several buildings including a funeral home, police said.
The incident began at about 11:45 a.m. after the man's caretaker found several guns and the grenade in the...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 2:16 PM
A woman riding a horse bareback with a friend at Balmoral Park after a night of drinking was killed when her intoxicated fiance jumped in a truck to find her and sideswiped the horse, officials and relatives said today.
Angus Lake, 41, stood with his...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 2:43 PM
Funeral arrangements and services are set for Cpl. Eric Torbert Jr., who will be laid to rest Tuesday in Lancaster. The U.S. Marine is a 2003 graduate of Penn Manor High School.
Torbert died Sunday while serving in Afghanistan. He was a combat engineer...
| Dec 23, 2010
| 4:16 PM
A metro funeral home that is already in trouble with state regulators is facing new accusations from another family that has stepped forward to say the ashes they were given were not those of their loved one.
Earlier this week, the Missouri Board of...
| Jul 11, 2011
| 10:08 AM
Funeral arrangements have been set for the two families who were victims of Thursday's Grand Rapids shooting rampage.
Visitation for Amanda, Kimberlee and Marissa Emkens will take place Reyers North Valley Chapel, 2815 Fuller Avenue NE in Grand Rapids...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 10:03 AM
Quadruple murder suspect David Laffer, the man police believe shot and killed four people in cold blood at a Long Island pharmacy earlier this week, pleaded not guilty in court Thursday to murder charges.
Laffer, 33, along with his wife Melinda Brady...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 7:57 AM
Hundreds upon hundreds of people lined the streets of Battle Creek to welcome a hometown soldier home one final time Sunday morning.
The body of 28-year-old Joshua "Josh" Throckmorton arrived at the Battle Creek Air National Guard Base at 9:36 a.m. and...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 9:58 AM
Edward Maximilien Joseph George
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, Edward Maximilien Joseph George. Edward was just a month and 22 days shy of his 107 birthday when...
| Mar 4, 2011
| 7:26 PM
Wes Leonard, a standout player for the Fennville High School basketball team, suddenly collapsed on the court shortly after winning Thursday night's game.
David Start, Chief Medical Examiner for Ottawa county says the autopsy results show Wes died of...
| Mar 7, 2011
| 7:28 PM
As Westboro Baptist Church protesters gain more attention across the country, membership numbers for the Patriot Guard riders equally rise. Patriot guards are volunteers that stand for honor and protect service men and women's funerals from unwanted...
| Mar 11, 2011
| 4:41 PM
Today was closing day for a troubled Kansas City, Missouri, funeral home being shut down by the state for a myriad of problems, and for two metro residents who say that the Marts Funeral Home mishandled their father's ashes, the closure isn't exactly...