He was involved in trucking most of his life, beginning as a driver for Midwest Brewing of Columbia. In 1975, he began a 26-year association with National Carriers Inc. of Liberal, Kan., first as a driver, then in 1977 as an owner-operator. Seven years later, he bought five trucks and became a small-fleet owner. He retired in 2007.
Mr. Dorsey was involved in trucking most of his life, beginning as a driver for Midwest Brewing of Columbia. In 1975, he began a 26-year association with National Carriers Inc., first as a driver, then an owner-operator in 1977. Seven years later, he bought five trucks and became a small fleet owner, with employees eventually growing to 15, before downsizing and finally retiring in 2007.
A Columbia man pleaded guilty to a series of child pornography charges on Wednesday after an investigation uncovered photos on a cellphone of young children.
As of early Wednesday, more than 230 flights to, from or within the United States had been canceled, according to the air tracking website FlightAware.com. Most of the scrapped flights were in or out of three major Northeast hubs: Newark Liberty International, Philadelphia International and LaGuardia.
Millie will best be remembered for her great smile, her humor, and her caring, loving ways. Even in her final days she was feisty and kept everyone entertained with her quick wit.
She was a farm wife but also worked at Unitog in Warrensburg and later assisted her husband and their son, Chuck, in the family business, the Holden Body Shop. She retired from the Stahl's Foundry Kitchen in Kingsville.
Here is a quick look at the Missouri Hunger Atlas. Why was it created? How was the data for the study collected? What are the limitations of the study?
Wisconsin is off to its best start of the Bo Ryan era. The Badgers have not opened the season with seven consecutive wins since 1993-94.
With defensive tackle Kevin Vickerson was put on season-ending injured reserve Wednesday.
The team's top wide receiver from 2012 is back on the active roster six months after Achilles tendon surgery and poised to make his season debut Sunday against St. Louis if all goes as hoped during practice this week.
This year's Iron Bowl — featuring No. 1 Alabama at No. 4 Auburn — is the main attraction during rivalry week in the SEC. The winner clinches the Southeastern Conference's Western Division and a trip to Atlanta for the league championship game on Dec. 7.
Part of the Arena Crointhians collapsed Wednesday, killing two workers and raising concerns that the stadium won't be ready for the 2014 World Cup. The collapse was caused by a construction crane crashing into a 500-ton metal structure.
Michael Brockers was called for roughing the passer after bulling up the middle and leveling Josh McCown in the second half.
Users get their tongues pierced with a magnetic stud that resembles jewelry and acts like a joystick, letting them control their wheelchairs. The experiment is attracting attention from specialists.
Tamba Hali said before practice Wednesday that he plans to play despite spraining his right ankle in last weekend's loss to San Diego.
Stores are doing things such as matching the lower prices on Amazon.com and offering the same discounts in stores as on their websites. For its part, Amazon is giving customers the option to pick up items at physical locations and adding Sunday delivery.
The native grasslands and milo crops that used to dot surrounding Jefferson County have been overtaken by corn and soy crops. Neither provides the shelter that wildlife once enjoyed.
Authorities in the capital have destroyed more than 500 open-air barbecues "to cut PM2.5" — the tiny particulate matter in the air that can enter deep into the lungs.
Jameis Winston has not been charged in an open criminal investigation in a sexual assault case, and prosecutors said Tuesday they likely will need about two more weeks to decide whether to bring charges on the nearly year-old complaint.
During the holiday season, the Mizzou Meat Market at MU sells a ton of smoked turkey — literally. It's been a tradition for roughly three decades.