Troy http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Ex- Lincoln County detective pleads guilty to sex abuse of women he supervised http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/ex-lincoln-county-detective-pleads-guilty-sex-abuse-women-he-supervised <p>A former eastern Missouri detective has pleaded guilty to federal charges for sexually abusing five women who were participants of a drug court program under his supervision.</p><p>Scott Edwards of Troy, a former detective for the Lincoln County Sheriff&#39;s Department, pleaded guilty to three felony and two misdemeanor counts on Tuesday. He could get up to life in prison at sentencing on Oct. 18.</p> Tue, 10 Jul 2012 21:14:15 +0000 The Associated Press 4093 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Ex- Lincoln County detective pleads guilty to sex abuse of women he supervised Morning headlines: Wednesday, September 7, 2011 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-wednesday-september-7-2011 <p><strong>Nixon expands special session</strong></p><p>Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has expanded a special legislative session to include disaster aid for businesses and the repeal of a law limiting teacher-student interaction over the Internet. Nixon widened the agenda shortly after lawmakers convened in special session Tuesday to consider overhauling Missouri&#39;s business incentives.</p> Wed, 07 Sep 2011 14:20:09 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 2001 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Wednesday, September 7, 2011