Residents of several northeast Columbia neighborhoods are under a boil advisory, which means they should boil water intended for drinking and cooking.
The Missouri High School Rodeo State Championships were held Thursday through Saturday at the Boone County Fairgrounds. Competitors came from across Missouri to vie for championships in cutting, saddle bronc, breakaway, calf roping, goat tying, steer wrestling, pole bending, team roping, barrel racing and bull riding.
The event celebrated African-American heritage with food, music, pictures and educational displays.
Mark Alan Anderson focuses his life on raising his children, working as a street sweeper and taking advantage of any other job opportunities he finds.
Howard "Hank" Thomas of Hannibal is preparing to retire after driving for 4 million miles without an accident and not missing a day of work in 29 years.
Sisters Sharon Hillyard and Karon Ray celebrated their 50th wedding anniversaries — on the same day.
Researchers have received a $1.8 million federal grant to look for new treatments for addictions.
After a trailer with anti-national Democrats message gets torched, owner offers reward for information leading to an arrest
Sikeston police said in a news release that they have received a number of reports of fake money being used in the past few months at local businesses.
Jefferson Farm and Gardens opened its gates to the public on Saturday. Visitors were able pet the farm animals, fish in the lake and enjoy fresh berries.
The Department of Corrections, which houses about 30,000 inmates, saw its budget cut this year by $4.5 million, to $660 million. The change would affect 18 of the department's 20 facilities and hours will continue to vary by institution.
Park officials say the body of Elizabeth Gray McNamara of Kansas City was recovered Saturday downstream from Virginia Falls, a full day after she fell in.
The National Transportation Safety Board's preliminary report on the June 6 crash also said the plane was flying into the sun, making it difficult to see. The report said the weather was clear.