Joplin native Eliza Smith returns to her hometown, where despite ever-present piles of debris, signs of new life are starting to emerge.
Many states, including Missouri, had tight budgets to begin with, but tornadoes and floods have forced state governments to tap into emergency reserves or cut finding to other programs.
More than 4,000 homes have already been flooded, but flows upstream have leveled off and left city officials hoping the rest of Minot's homes are safe.
Damage is still visible, but the residents of Duquesne are making progress in rebuilding their town.
With more permanent selections joining the national team after the College World Series, there’s no guarantee that Missouri pitcher Eric Anderson will stay with the USA Baseball Collegiate National Team for more than one start.
The stamp-savvy, the Twain-lovers and the simply curious gathered in Hannibal on Saturday for the dedication of a Mark Twain commemorative postage stamp.
South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard is hardly disappearing in the sidelines of the "flood fight" of his state. Since May, he has taken a lot of time to offer assistance in Pierre and other towns.
About 100 to 150 more cats and dogs will be available Sunday in Joplin.
More than 50 individuals attended a compost workshop sponsored by the City of Columbia Public Works Department.
The MU Retirees Association sponsors an annual golf tournament for Columbia seniors, allowing them to play competitive golf with their peers.
Approximately 50 people attended the Party with the Stars event Friday. The educational program offered the chance to look through telescopes.
Officials won't know why the deck detached from the house until the city inspector investigates.
Some Nebraska residents are having to find a new source for fireworks, or at least an alternate route to Missouri, since portions of Interstate 29 has been closed because of flooding.
Initially reported to be 12, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has lowered the number of people from Joplin with a rare fungal disease to 10.