Cape Girardeau County Circuit Judge William Syler told both sides during a hearing Tuesday that he'll decide the civil lawsuit involving August Busch IV on Nov. 14.
The Federal Emergency Management Agency granted a state request to keep its temporary housing units in Joplin until June 9, 2013.
U.S. Sen. Rand Paul will attend events in Springfield and Cape Girardeau on Oct. 29. Paul is a Republican from Kentucky and the son of former GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul.
The award is named for a former West Point superintendent and is given to citizens who serve the national interest.