John Wright and the two returning Democrats in the House, Rep. Stephen Webber, D-Columbia, and Rep. Chris Kelly, D-Columbia, seem aligned with the party's agenda, which is targeting Medicaid expansion under Gov. Jay Nixon's oversight. The two Republicans, Rowden and Rep. Caleb Jones, R-California, join their colleagues in looking for ways to be business-friendly and improve education.
In all, there will be 12 state senators and 56 state House members who last year were not serving in their current legislative chamber.
Business owners say preservationist John Ott is a visionary landlord unafraid to get his hands dirty.
Room at the Inn, a severe weather homeless shelter, reopened at a new location on Wilkes Boulevard on the first of the year. It operates from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. until Feb. 28.
Missourian reader W. Arthur Mehrhoff, of the MU Museum of Art and Archaeology, says during tragedy and triumph, Francis Quadrangle has served as a setting "for the entire human drama."
Larry James is a finalist for a position with the MU College of Education. James' tenure at Abu Ghraib prison and the Guantánamo Bay interrogation and detention center are at the center of an international human rights violations debate.
As Southeastern Conference play continues, the Tigers will get a taste of an aggressive and athletic brand of SEC basketball.
The positive news is that the flu vaccine this year is a good match to the flu viruses circulating and can prevent the illness or shorten its duration.
Sam Allison, a former county recorder and County Council member in Bloomington, Ind., has joined the race for mayor. Allison will run against Mayor Bob McDavid and Sid Sullivan in the April 2 municipal election.
City officials are already discussing plans for redevelopment of the bridge, which was built in 1931.
Imagine: Missouri with a healthy and well educated work force, with our K-12 and universities properly funded and being known as a state that takes care of our own. Isn't that the goal?
After earning its first Southeastern Conference win against Auburn, the Tigers are set to travel to Tennessee to face the most decorated team in NCAA women's basketball.
Mr. Cook and his wife Katfish Katy's in Huntsdale.
Mr. Miles also was active in the development and construction of Miles Manor, the first subdivision in Columbia to focus on African American home ownership.
Thip Thai Cuisine at 904 E. Broadway opened Monday under chef Kittikoon Chompupong, a native of Bangkok.
The Show-Me-Careers program is meant to help youth transition from school to the workplace.
The state licensing bureaus for both the lawyers and the psychologists who enabled the torture are unwilling to look at these matters.
The justices appeared to struggle with whether the dissipation of alcohol in the blood over time is reason enough for police to call for a blood test without first getting a warrant.
Budget director Linda Leubbering says the reduced revenue should not come as a surprise to state officials.