Tyrone L. Crayton, 19, of Columbia, was arrested on suspicion of first-degree burglary and felony stealing, according to Columbia police.
A petition for the first family to plant a White House food garden has grown in popularity as economic fears set in across the country. Some Americans tend gardens to become self-sufficient, no longer having to rely on supermarkets and imported foods that send food prices skyrocketing.
Gov. Jay Nixon requested that areas struck by winter storms last week be declared major disaster areas. Some 13,000 homes are still without power.
Nixon filled the cabinet post with a Missouri native and industry veteran.
At a conference Friday in Jefferson City, Gov. Jay Nixon told county officials no cuts to reimbursments would be a victory.
University of Missouri System president can make workers take time off without pay.
A 24-year-old LaGrange man killed his young wife and infant son Tuesday. He is how being held without bond on two charges of second-degree murder.
A live stream of his speech will be available Friday morning on the UM System Web site.