However, St. Louis police officers prefer state control.
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Bills filed in both the House and Senate would prohibit smoking or the use of tobacco products anywhere on the grounds of state correctional facilities.
The Parks and Recreation Commission voted unanimously to move ahead and present the plan to the City Council.
The Rock Bridge girls basketball team won 48-37 on Thursday at Helias Catholic to earn its sixth consecutive 20-win season.
The north-central Arkansas region has received more than 700 quakes from seismic activity throughout the past six months. Locals are skeptical, and many blame increased drilling by gas companies for the quakes.
The Cougars made sure to put pressure on the Spartans leading scorer Le Andre' Johnson, who entered the game with a 53 percent shooting average, limiting him to a 36.4 shooting for the night.
No one was injured in the shooting on Jefferson Street on Wednesday night, but police are still looking for a suspect.
A Missouri House member's proposal states that for two years after voters approve a measure, the legislature would need a two-thirds majority vote to change it.
The man led police in a car chase before eventually pulling over near Short and Walnut streets, police said.
While St. Louis officials prefer the city be handed control of its own Police Department, the Police Officers Association is concerned that losing the state oversight could lead to reduced pensions and other benefits for officers.
The Branson showboat, a paddle wheeler that ran aground in December, is scheduled to reopen in late March.