History of Missouri’s newspapers coming to Thespian Hall in Boonville

The play “The Editor is Absent: Tribulation & Triumph in Missouri’s Pioneer Press” at 7 p.m. Saturday at Thespian Hall in Boonville.

NRC to hold public meeting about Callaway County reactor application process

AmerenUE spokesman Mike Cleary said the company intends to file an application with the commission for a combined construction and operating license for the new reactor in late July or early August.

Severe thunderstorm watch, flash flood watch

A severe thunderstorm watch was posted until 9 p.m. Tuesday for large part

of Central Missouri, including Columbia and Boone County. A flash flood

watch is also in effect for Columbia and Jefferson City through Wednesday


U.S. Supreme Court decision to overturn handgun ban restores lost rights

As a result of the court’s decision, individuals now have the right to own handguns, meaning that the good guys can protect themselves against the bad guys.