Columbia resident Kate Walker, 62, holds several world records in powerlifting.
Two judges and an attorney were approved for Gov. Jay Nixon's consideration Thursday in the first public interview session to vet state Supreme Court candidates.
Although growth is slow in the Midwest and Plains states, there is no return to recession.
A Perryville woman selling drugs via text message accidentally alerted the Perry County deputy sheriff.
The new casino is anticipated to open in late 2012. It is expected to cost $125 million and feature three restaurants, an event center and a terrace overlooking the Mississippi River.
The pond, located next to an Ameren Corp. plant in Labadie, has spilled up to 35 gallons of toxic coal waste, but the company does not think there is an environmental threat.
After a 3-0 loss to Missouri Valley College on Tuesday, the Stars, who have only eight players, are looking to improve.
Burchard, the Cougars athletic director and men's basketball coach, has been part of Cougars athletics for the past 23 years.
The university paid more than $4,000 for six professors who were teaching in China to spend three nights in Hong Kong.
The Hickman girls volleyball team defeated Rolla on Thursday night for its first win of the season.
Crew members from Nelson's Tree Service trim the dead limbs from a silver leaf maple tree on Thursday.
Elizabeth Klaus, 32, has been charged with second-degree felony assault and first-degree endangering the welfare of a child.