JAMES BESCHER SENTENCED TO LIFE IMPRISONMENT

Today, James Bescher was sentenced to life imprisonment without the eligibility for probation or parole for the 2002 murder of Josh White. Twenty-one (21) year old Josh White was shot in the neck and head area by James Bescher in broad daylight in the parking lot of the Hollister Country Mart on March 4, 2002. Josh…

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ALMOST $9,000 NETTED IN FIRST TAX CASE OF THE YEAR

Today, the Taney County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office successfully collected almost $9,000 in delinquent taxes. The proceeds collected will be paid to the Department of Revenue; Taney County and the Prosecuting Attorney’s office each receive 10% of the amount collected. Rachel Beeton, Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in charge of delinquent taxes said, “we are pleased with the…

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$31,352.99 IN BAD CHECKS COLLECTED FOR FEBRUARY

The Taney County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office is pleased to announce that $31,352.99 in bad checks were collected and paid to Taney County residents and businesses for the month of February. $58,163.76 has been collected since January 1, 2007. Current projections indicate that that Taney County office will collect an all-time record amount of bad checks…

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