George Harris will officially retire as manager of the Boone County Fairgrounds on Saturday, his 79th birthday. His time at the grounds has brought him friendships, stress, pleasure — and some controversy.
As the man who is said to have inspired various attacks, Anwar al-Awlaki is the most prominent al-Qaida figure to be killed since Osama bin Laden's death in May. But because al-Awlaki was a U.S. citizen, his death has prompted some questions.
Citizens have a right to publicly scrutinize government business, so officials should expect to be open about what they do.
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Students and alumni will donate their time Saturday as part of MU’s Homecoming Day of Service. The event is meant to kick off MU's centennial Homecoming.
Boone County's Democratic and Republican central committees are accepting applications for the position, and will make recommendations to Gov. Jay Nixon for the final appointment.
The race was postponed in June because of high water levels. About 60 boats and nearly 100 paddlers are expected to participate in the race this Sunday.
The barbecue will include music, games, prizes and a cooking competition.
Health plan subscribers can receive $100 for completing a personal health assessment and screening. The incentive will start in 2012.
An unproductive offense led to the Hickman football team's loss to top-ranked Rockhurst on Friday.
Members of the Missouri swimming team showed their support for their fellow athletes during a Missouri women's soccer game against Texas A&M.
Cedar Ridge Elementary School will have its annual chili supper Wednesday in the school cafeteria.
The Hickman softball team lost 8-3 to Troy on the road Friday night.
Freshman Jade Hayes is the libero-in-waiting for the Missouri volleyball team. She's the pupil of senior libero Priscilla Armendariz, who is teaching her to have a voice on and off the court.
More than 25 teams competed at the 56th annual Notre Dame Invitational on Friday. The Missouri women's team placed ninth overall; the men's team finished 19th.
Students at Lee Expressive Arts Elementary get creative with colors in the school's annual event.
More than 20 local groups will participate in Sunday's two and a half mile walk. Goods and money donated will go toward efforts to end hunger locally and internationally.
A portion of Missouri's unclaimed property will be available for purchase on Tuesday. Gold, silver, coins, knives, jewelry and sports memorabilia will be for sale.
Fans looking to purchase tickets for the St. Louis Cardinal's upcoming playoff series against the Philadelphia Phillies should be on the lookout for counterfeit sellers both at the ballpark and online.
Both the shot and spray options will be available Monday at the Health Department clinic on 1005 W. Worley St.