Missouri's tobacco tax is the lowest in the country. Rep. Mary Still, D-Columbia, hopes to boost the tax per pack to pump money into education.
Six iPads and one laptop were stolen from Lee Hills Hall last October.
Features include solar panels that can heat 80 percent of the tower's hot water and an irrigation tank that collects rainwater for plants.
With a win against Hickman, Rock Bridge will extend its home winning streak to a duration of three years.
The stickers were found Tuesday near the offices of Democratic senators, some of whom have opposed Republican-backed legislation related to President Obama's health care law.
Martin Scorsese's Paris adventure "Hugo" leads the Academy Awards with 11 nominations, among them best picture and the latest director nod for the Oscar-winning filmmaker.
The bill, which will be sent to the full Senate after a 7-2 vote Monday, would require anyone except deputy registration officials to register with the Secretary of State's office.
Kewpies seniors Andrea Drake, Paige Nelson and Kimberly Lake hope to add another road victory to their record Wednesday at Rock Bridge.
The league's unbalanced schedule, involving Thursday-to-Saturday games, has some teams favored, some teams not and basketball coaches upset.
There were stickers depicting crosshairs on the nameplates of at least five Democratic senators and on House Republican office. The Missouri Capitol Police and State Highway Patrol were investigating the stickers.
Expansion of government financial information posted online would increase accountability and show citizens plans for debt repayment.
Citing privacy concerns, three suburban St. Louis grade schools have taken away activity monitors used in physical eduction classes.
Sisters Berta Sailer and Corita Bussanmas are co-founders of Operation Breakthrough, a nonprofit daycare for poor children.
Many of the rescued animals are malnourished and won't be ready for adoption for weeks.
The legislation, given initial approval Tuesday, would block Democratic Gov. Jay Nixon from creating an insurance exchange by executive order.
Missouri House of Representatives members have suggested adding $1 to casino entrance fees. The extra revenue could provide consistent funding for veterans' homes and possibly pay for one more.
Recordings offer a raw look into important moments of the Kennedy White House, including a chilling remark by the president in his final days.
Missouri, though falling behind in per capita spending on higher education and health, is looking at a constitutional amendment that would limit spending even further.
The nation's oldest sitting federal judge died at age 104. U.S. District Judge Wesley Brown was appointed as federal district judge in 1962 and died Monday night in Wichita, Kan.
With little to show for it, the end of the Iraq War seemed to stay under the home front's radar last year.