National Night Out is celebrating its 30th anniversary since being created by the National Association of Town Watch to promote awareness of police programs.
Police chief must be forced out if city is to get tough on crime.
Serving in the military today is a lot different than it used to be.
When Missouri football players finish their long days at summer practice, some of them return to their dorms and play video football.
The $179,999 grant will go to the transitional living services program, which helps 16- to 22-year-olds find jobs, learn life skills and get mental health services.
The sudden flood that swamped the south-central Missouri city of Waynesville killed a 4-year-old boy who was swept from a vehicle.
A new five-year farm bill is needed before the present one expires Sept. 30 unless Congress is willing to abandon a program that provides support to large and small farm operations and food stamps for about 47 million Americans.
One outage affected about 700 residents, including those who live in the North Village Arts District and some in the East Campus neighborhoods off College Avenue.
Bobbi Boyce of Hallsville died Saturday, Aug. 2. She was 62.
Unstable weather pattern is likely to continue for at least the next week or so, potentially causing more rivers and creeks to rise above their banks.
Cole County judge said he wants to review a lawsuit alleging runoff from the plant could contaminate water and soil.
At its height, the 189,000-square-foot department store occupied seven floors of the Railway Exchange Building on Olive Street.
Northwest Missouri State is a dry campus, with a strict code that bans drinking on campus and disorderly conduct due to alcohol's influence. But it will now will give students amnesty for medical care.
When Springfield first considered a ban, many skeptics were hoping that a report by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency would resolve the issue, either by declaring that coal tar sealant was not the culprit or banning its use. The EPA did neither.
MU junior Abby Holman and her father, Kevin, visit an Amish produce auction north of Columbia in Clark twice a week to stock the stand with freshly grown fruits and vegetables.
Non-essential personnel at the U.S. Embassy in Yemen were ordered to leave the country by the State Department. The department also said U.S. citizens should also leave Yemen immediately.
About $500,000 more is needed before construction can begin. Plans include offering the mosque for lectures, community social events and meals.
Most people say that the ideal life span is between 79 to 100 years.
A military study has shown the length of deployments or number of deployments are not directly associated with suicide. Instead, suicide might be more strongly correlated with mental illness or alcohol problems.
The biggest declines were in Florida, Georgia, Missouri, New Jersey and South Dakota. Each saw their obesity numbers fall at least 1 percentage point.