The kickoff for Earth Hour in Columbia begins noon today at City Hall with a proclamation from Mayor Bob McDavid and a tour of the green features in City Hall’s LEED Gold building.
Ian Thomas is a person of intelligence, education and wide experience, and he cares about the environment.
Vehicle drivers often lack the know-how and consideration required to safely share the road with motorcyclists. Some drivers do not pay enough attention while driving to identify motorcyclists on the road before making lane changes and other vehicle maneuvers.
A recipient of the E. Sydney Stephens Professional Wildlife award, Clifford H. Caldwell loved to plant trees and pick wildflowers for his wife.
Mr. Vaughan taught for 20 years at Columbia Public Schools. He enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting and playing golf.
Sprouts Plays for Living at Stephens College is an educational theatre program that has been helping elementary school students recognize and appreciate diversity.
Edward "Ray" Vaughan enjoyed the outdoors and had a passion for fishing, mushroom hunting and playing golf. He was very proud of his collectible tractors.
In 1956, Caldwell began his career with the Missouri Department of Conservation. He later became manager of the Charles W. Green Wildlife Area near Ashland.
Here are today's top stories from The Associated Press.
The department announced Thursday that Kevin Keith's medical leave is effective immediately and he will resign July 1.
The number of people who voluntarily sign up for the program will largely depend on the state's political culture.
Scientists seem to have gotten a good handle on the Big Bang and what happened just afterward, and may actually understand a bit more about the cosmic question of how we are where we are.
The river has experienced both flooding and drought in the last two years, threatening a river that supplies drinking water to millions and is a major shipping corridor.
The first structural beams for the new three-story school were dropped into place Wednesday morning, KOAM reported.
Evan Spencer Ebel, 28, was driving a Cadillac in Texas that matched the description of the vehicle seen leaving the home of a Colorado prison chief, who held two degrees from MU, was shot.
The state's bishops argue that people should not be forced to pay for birth control if it is against their beliefs.
Nixon said Thursday that the state had entered into compacts with the Korea International Trade Association, the Korea-U.S. Economic Council and the Korea Importers Association.
The Civil War Trust is coordinating the cleanup April 6, dubbed Park Day. Nationwide, more than 100 historic sites in 24 states will be cleaned.
The hunter who shot the animal in Howard County in October thought it was a coyote.
Funds to local governments, schools, human services, even infrastructure will have to be cut to accommodate that deficit, which is exactly what Kansas is facing with projected revenue more than $700 million short of budgeted expenditures after passing a similar law last year.