“We always strive to provide a wonderful mixture of favorite First Night performers from years past with new offerings as well,” said director of operations Tracy Lane in an e-mail.
Incumbent James Whitt, Dan Holt and Jonathan Sessions bring to five the number of candidates for the Columbia School Board. The filing deadline is Jan. 19, 2010.
In the coming year, we should all try harder to make our country a better place to live.
Greater cooperation between states, by frequently updating databases and sharing information, would lessen likelihood of nurses with revoked licenses in one state working in others.
In all, more than 150 Ponzi schemes collapsed in 2009, compared to about 40 in 2008, according to the AP's examination of criminal cases at all U.S. attorneys' offices and the FBI, as well as criminal and civil actions taken by state prosecutors and regulators at both the federal and state levels.
After criticism this summer for delaying release of tests that showed the Lake of the Ozarks contained high levels of E. coli, further tests of the lake by the Missouri Department of Natural Resources reveal elevated nitrogen and phosphorus levels.
The Mayor's Council on Physical Fitness and Health will host the second annual "Happy New U" on New Year's Day at Columbia's Activity and Recreation Center from 10:10 to 10:55 a.m. and 12:10 to 1 p.m., with "Columbia's Largest Group Workout" in between.
Missouri voters have been asked to make decisions at the ballot that should have been made by legislators. And sometimes those decisions weren't always the right ones.
House Majority Leader Steven Tilley, R-Perryville, partially credits Gov. Jay Nixon for what he describes as a "very cordial, good working relationship" between legislative leaders and the governor.
After missing the Tigers past two games after a brief suspension, seniors Jessra Johnson and Amanda Hanneman came off the bench in a 71-44 victory over North Texas.
The Missouri women's basketball team rolled to a 71-44 victory over North Texas on Monday night at Mizzou Arena to go 6-0 in the month of December.
Antoine Harris, 32, has been sentenced to 25 years for second-degree murder and 25 years for first-degree assault, to be served concurrently, in connection to his involvement with the 2008 slaying of Antonio Flores-Ramirez.
Summary of traffic accidents reported in the mid-Missouri region.
Travelers should plan to arrive at least three hours before an international flight because of added restrictions and screenings.
The Missouri Department of Transportation says it would mark the fourth straight yearly decline.
Significant spring flooding is possible because of an abundant snow melt from the north.
Scientists have confirmed the first signs of resistance to the only affordable treatment left in the global medicine cabinet for malaria: Artemisinin. If this drug stops working, there's no good replacement to combat a disease that kills 1 million annually. As a result, earlier this year international medical leaders declared resistant malaria here a health emergency.
Under the proposal, dog-breeders could only have 50 breeding dogs and would be required to feed animals daily, provide annual veterinary care and not breed animals more than twice every 18 months, among other rules.
An autopsy ruled that the man's death was a homicide. The Audrain County Sheriff's Department also said he was from Ohio but provided no details on where in Ohio he was from.
A former Sedalia resident receives a gift that helped save her life. Today she is cancer free.