Judge grants continuance in Horton assault trial

The former MU basketball player’s trial on a third-degree assault charge was scheduled to start Wednesday.

Boone County Fair 4-H dog show results

The competitions included showmanship, agility and obedience.

Special counsel chosen for Gov. Blunt e-mail lawsuit

A Cole County judge gave Joe Maxwell and Louis Leonatti until Aug. 26 to determine whether to pursue the lawsuit.

Two men injured in head-on collision at intersection of Derby Ridge Road, Smiley Lane

An accident at the intersection of Smiley Lane and Derby Ridge Road sent two drivers to hospitals.

Republican gubernatorial candidates back Medicaid cuts

U.S. Rep. Kenny Hulshof and Treasurer Sarah Steelman held a debate on St. Louis radio station KMOX to compare their positions to each other’s and Democratic Attorney General Jay Nixon’s.

Longtime Missouri newspaper editor dies

Joni Adams Bliss, the first woman to work as managing editor of the Southeast Missourian newspaper in Cape Girardeau, died after a battle with ovarian cancer.