Swimmers of all ages at the Show-Me State Games said that swimming helps them stay healthy and keeps them in shape for other sports.
Late Thursday, the Warrens told their attorney, Dan Viets, that there were six more bodies in the chapel, Viets said. The Missouri attorney general’s office said that this development may potentially alter the lawsuit against Warren Funeral Chapel.
The car’s OnStar system led Boone County Sheriff’s deputies to two suspects north of Columbia.
Stephen Webber, the 23rd District Missouri House candidate has collected more than $78,000, much of that coming from out-of-state donors.
Lawrence Hayes of Columbia was booked on first-degree assault and armed criminal action charges in connection with the shooting, which wounded Clyde Jones, the Sheriff's Department said.
Court documents say the suspects were bored and looking for someone to kill when they came across the cyclist.
City Manager Bill Watkins listed the closing of Lake of the Woods Pool next summer as one of several cuts in the “squeaky” budget for fiscal 2009. Closing the pool would save the city about $13,000 .
The residents had returned to the house on Clayton Street when they smelled smoke and dialed 9-1-1.
Around noon Friday, the attorney for the Warrens contacted state investigators and informed them of the remains, a news release from the police department said.
The Boone County Clerk's office expects about 32,000 voters to cast the ballots Tuesday that will determine who will move on to November's general election.
The 2008 Missouri Assessment Program test results are being released to the public today. Only three of 28 Columbia schools met the Adequate Yearly Progress goal compared to 14 in 2007.
Police say they searched Mark Willadsen's apartment and found Ecstasy pills, marijuana and $1,600.
All the personal information was password-protected and encrypted, the company said, but it would not say how many people are affected or when the theft occured.
The company was hired to overhaul Missouri's computer system for driver's license and motor vehicle records and was supposed to get $1 from the sale of every record before lawmakers limited the price to one-half of a cent for bulk orders.
The Life Sciences Fund of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce's political action committee has become a significant financial player in Kansas politics in recent months.
Her history of advocacy for family and children's issues makes her a strong candidate for 23rd District state representative
A Michigan firm reached a $100,000 settlement with the state attorney general's office over consumer protection lawsuit.
Knox County will likely have the highest turnout; Butler County, the lowest.
Both their math and reading scores improved in the state's public schools. But more districts and schools failed to meet "adequate yearly progress" goals, though state education officials said that was because requirements were more stringent under federal law.