Dean stabbed at Kansas City community college

The stabbing occurred 15 minutes before Gov. Jay Nixon was scheduled to speak at the college.

Missouri judges get cost details before sentencing

The data shows judges how much sentences for specific defendants will cost the state and includes the likelihood the person will commit another crime.

Missouri House leader: Spend, don't save federal money

Missouri House Speaker Ron Richard, R-Joplin, said Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon has left the House out of discussions about how to spend federal dollars provided to the state.

Rock Bridge soccer team slogan a 'booming' success

Senior captains Brady Wulff and Ryan Taylor are responsible for starting the Rock Bridge soccer team's slogan. It started last year but has not come into play until this year. It was especailly prominent in Tuesday night's 5-0 victory over Quincy-Notre Dame.

Injury can't slow Hickman soccer player

Despite 13 stitches in his forehead, Grahm Meyer led the Hickman soccer team with three goals in Tuesday's 10-0 victory over visiting K.C. Northeast.

Rock Bridge students respond to President Obama's back-to-school speech

The response at Rock Bridge High School to the back-to-school address by President Obama was positive in contrast to the controversy with which the speech was met last year.

COLT train uses Highway 63 bridge for first time

The Columbia City Council approved funding for the bridge in 2008.

ROSE NOLEN: Unemployment burden falls on the working class

The country needs to look past the two-party system to fix current unemployment problems.


Columbia College teams remain ranked in NAIA polls

Despite defeating defending NCAA Division II national champion Fort Lewis (Colo.) University, the Columbia College soccer team fell to No. 23 in the latest NAIA Top 25, which was released Tuesday.

PHOTO GALLERY: Bike MS fundraiser

Almost 3,500 cyclists helped raise money for multiple sclerosis awareness and research by participating in Bike MS: Express Scripts Gateway Getaway Ride on Sept. 11 and 12 at the Boone County Fairgrounds.

Stephens volleyball swept in conference opener

Stephens College lost 25-17, 25-22, 25-17 to American Midwest Conference foe Hannibal-LaGrange. The loss dropped the Stars to 5-5 on the season.

Rock Bridge soccer team rolls to 5-0 win

The Rock Bridge boys soccer team defeated visiting Quincy (Ill.) Notre Dame 5-0 on Tuesday.

Hickman softball shut out by Helias

The Hickman softball team lost 5-0 to Helias Catholic High School on Tuesday at Cosmopolitan Park.

UPDATE: Agreement allows 'Bodies' exhibit to open in St. Louis

The agreement with Attorney General Chris Koster requires a disclaimer stating that the origins of the cadavers in the exhibit are not fully known. The exhibit's medical director says the bodies do not belong to victims of China's communist regime.

Public's help sought in identifying remains found in Missouri

The remains are of a white male who died between 1985 and 1997.

Outgoing state House speaker confident on eve of veto session

Lawmakers will convene on Wednesday at the state Capitol for a veto session, where outgoing House Speaker Ron Richard will seek to override a veto by Gov. Jay Nixon.

Rock Bridge tennis team sweeps away distractions

The Rock Bridge tennis team swept visiting Jefferson City 9-0 on Tuesday to improve its record to 8-1.