Kory Wakefield, a 300-pound football player in Leadington, was abducted by gunpoint and forced to drive 200 miles before crashing his car to escape his abductor.
The state is creating a historical site on land in western Missouri where black soldiers are believed to have engaged in their first Civil War battle.
Although adjusting to life in the U.S. has provided challenges, Dylan Barduzzi is working to overcome them.
A longtime Hannibal city leader is dead after an accident at his home. Jim Dexheimer served on the Hannibal City Council for more than 20 years and was mayor pro tem in the northeast Missouri community of 17,000 residents.