The course helps veterans get the skills they need to succeed in college and connects them with a peer group they might otherwise have difficulty finding. Such services are becoming more common as more veterans find themselves back in school.
State troopers have found thousands of suspected marijuana plants in southeast Missouri this summer, and 10 people are facing marijuana-related felony charges in the area.
Evidence in the second-degree murder trial of Dallas Cox was mistakenly destroyed when old cases were purged from the system. Cox was scheduled to go on trial Tuesday charged with beating 26-year-old Stephen Akin to death last October.
U.S. District Judge Fernando Gaitan Jr. denied 57-year-old Wesley Ira Purkey's bid to overturn the death sentence he received for the 1998 murder of Jennifer Long. Purkey claimed he had an ineffective trial lawyer and prosecutors were guilty of misconduct.
For families of three who need child care aid, most states set the threshold somewhere north of $30,000 a year. Missouri's income limit to qualify for such assistance is just $22,620 a year.
Nearly 200 pornographic images and files were found in a Columbia residence after an ongoing operation by the Mid-Missouri Internet Crimes Task Force.
Columbia police arrested David W. Riley on suspicion of second-degree robbery and resisting arrest.
Firefighters are still working to determine the cause of the fire. They said there was about $50,000 in damages to the house.
The Rock Bridge girls tennis team defeated visiting Helias 9-0 Wednesday.
An Illinois woman hopes that a note found in an antique chair leads to a discovery that would be more commonly found in a movie plot.
The St. Louis FBI office has outdone all 55 of its peers when it comes to arresting child predator suspects, catching 107 such offenders in the past two years.
The lawsuit says the chemicals threaten other species like the endangered black-footed ferret.
Ed Martin, a former chief of staff to former Gov. Matt Blunt, announced Wednesday that he is running for Congress.
The St. Louis FBI office leads the country in child predator arrests.
With the appointment of the acting U.S. attorney for Missouri's Western District to a magistrate judge position, President Barack Obama nominates Beth Phillips to replace him.
A man is charged with murdering a couple that had been mending their marriage; he had previously dated the female victim.
The Jayhawks, now 4-0, relied on a late touchdown and defensive stops to hold off Southern Mississippi at home Saturday
The Rock Bridge tennis team's top two players have helped lead the team to a 18-0 start, and they hope to bring the team back to the state tournament.
Missouri football has been able to gain little momentum in moving through the weekly AP and Coaches' polls despite once again starting the season 4-0.
Research and statistics show that Missourians should support the FairTax.