Missouri food stamp rolls drop with less in-person help

Monday, December 2, 2013 | 6:59 a.m. CST; updated 10:23 p.m. CST, Monday, December 2, 2013

ST. LOUIS — The number of people on food stamp rolls in Missouri has dropped since the state switched to a centralized processing system and slashed most in-person help for people seeking public assistance.