The proposition, which had heavy support from county government, failed 66 percent to 34 percent.
Dietzel will run against Republican Lisa Ballenger in the November general election. Ballenger ran unopposed in the Republican primary.
Dane Sosniecki was supposed to be overseas for two years, but the Ebola outbreak brought him back after just six weeks of teaching in Kakata, Liberia.
The starting quarterback lost weight over the summer but says he feels as fast as he did in high school. Mauk will be expected to lead Missouri's young group of receiver's this season.
Vicky Hartzler, Herschel Young and Nate Irvin will face off in November's election.
Jon Jay hit an RBI single with two outs in the eighth inning to break a tie and lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 3-2 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.
Basye said he plans to take two or three days off to attend a Republican training session in Kansas City.
Michael Phelps has been linked with Speedo throughout his swimming career, most notably collecting a $1 million bonus after he won a record eight gold medals at the Beijing Games. Now, as he comes back from retirement, the most decorated athlete in Olympic history will have a different look.
Malcolm D. Redmon, whose trial on a felony assault charge will begin later this month, was arrested Tuesday morning on federal cocaine charges following a July 30 indictment.
A $20 million grant brings Missouri institutions together in an interdisciplinary study on the potential effects of climate change.
Anthony Gordick of Columbia died Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014. He was 85.
In the primary, three Democrats and two Republicans ran for Division 5 associate circuit judge to replace Larry Bryson, who is retiring at age 66.
Because the amendment failed, there will be no change to the funding of the Veterans Commission, and lottery ticket proceeds in Missouri will continue to fund only education.
More than half of the roster was involved in the first St. Louis Rams special teams-only practice of training camp.
Jerald Lee Hill, 56, of Roach, was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of attempted unlawful sex with an animal and attempted animal abuse.
Trey Flowers chose Arkansas when he was in high school because he wanted the chance to win a national championship. The Razorbacks' defensive end chose to return for his senior season because he wasn't ready to leave a program that had fallen so far from those championship expectations.
The U.S. national team has 16 players left in their roster pool after cutting three Tuesday.
Although the Civil Rights Bill was passed in 1964, black people are still fighting for equal footing.
In honor of National Farmers Market Week, Mark Cadle, state executive director of the Missouri Farm Service Agency, offers tips on how to celebrate the abundance of summer.
Nancy Writebol, 59, traveled from Monrovia, Liberia, to Emory University Hospital, just downhill from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. She arrived two days after Kent Brantly, a doctor with whom she had worked in Liberia and who also contracted Ebola, showed up for treatment.