The Columbia School Board approved a 1 percent stipend for hourly support staff and asked to revisit the whole salary schedule for more improvements.
On Wednesday, the State Board of Education will interview the three candidates — Bert Schulte, Chris Nicastro and Dennis Cheek.
Blunt was ticketed in the accident after failing to give the scooter driver the right of way.
An 81-year-old woman died in a house fire in the St. Louis suburb of St. George.
Two American journalists – Laura Ling and Euna Lee – will more likely be used for political leverage in North Korea than spend time in the nation's worst labor camps.
The couple were in the process of getting a divorce, authorities said.
The bones of Betty Ann Howery were found in a septic tank in October in northeast Missouri. Her widower, Douglas Howery Sr., is charged with first-degree murder.
Ryan Hall lost control of his motorcycle and crashed into a guard rail on Route K on Monday night, according to the Sheriff's Department. The exact cause of the accident is still unknown.
Gone are the days when bankers wanted to be user friendly their customers. The industry is taking advantage of the ugly financial situation to improve its bottom line.
Podiatrists and doctors warn people not to wear flip-flops everyday because it can wear your feet down and make them dry.
The state has qualified for the grant each year since the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services program began in 1997, and it plans to use the money on projects aimed to help underserved groups such as minorities and those living in rural areas.
Disability law advocates will discuss new standards for public recreational equipment and accomodating wounded veterans returning to school.
Missouri law permits health care providers to recoup overdue bills by submitting a claim to have the individual's tax refund offset, but no providers have done so.
It was Charles Daniel Stringfellow, 25, of Mount Carmel, Ill.
When a rear axle gave out on a tanker truck and caused it to flip on its side, 3,500 gallons of liquid fertilizer spilled in downtown Kennett. And the mix of ammonium nitrate and urea raised a stink.
The animal identification system, which has been promoted by the U.S. Department of Agriculture as a way to trace livestock in the event of a disease outbreak, faces opposition from some small-farm operators, who think the program imposes unfair costs upon farmers.
The House proposal, which is set for a floor vote on Tuesday, is aimed at stimulating car sales, improving the environment and encouraging consumers to purchase more fuel-efficient vehicles. Alternative bills with similar parameters have been proposed in the Senate.
A number of people oppose a plan to sterilize some deer and euthanize others in Town and Country, but advocates say the animals cause accidents and are a nuisance.
George Tiller's family says it is proud of his "service and courage," but family members will no longer have any involvement in any similar clinic.
Norman Brinker, former chairman of Brinker International and developer of the Chili's Grill & Bar franchise, died Tuesday in Colorado.