Francoeur understands Royals fans' frustrations

Jeff Francoeur, who had a disappointing season last year, expects to play better this year and reverse Royals fans' frustrations.

Civil War battle in Callaway County to be surveyed

The survey results will be used to prepare a battlefield preservation plan and a National Register nomination.

Truman State alumnus' life in public service on display in new exhibit

Secretary Alphonso Jackson, who served as secretary of Housing and Urban Development under President George W. Bush, donated close to 75 items from his time in public service to be displayed in an exhibit at his alma mater.

Missouri panel backs anti-United Nations bill

The bill's sponsor, Republican Lyle Rowland of Cedarcreek, said he's concerned about "sneaky" attempts to push Agenda 21 priorities in local communities.