A Springfield neighborhood is nationally recognized as one of Southern Living magazine's top 10 in the South.
The bill would require suspected drug users to pass drug screening to receive benefits. It will be among the first bills considered on the House floor after passing the Rules Committee Monday.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is dedicating $310 million of federal stimulus money to improve network communications and bring high-speed Internet connections in rural communities all over the United States.
People who earn less than 200 percent of the federal poverty level can now apply for help making their homes more efficient.
It was the fourth-highest number of deer ever killed in a season.
A Lee's Summit state senator said the minimum would give private attorneys an incentive to represent victims.
In Gov. Jay Nixon's State of the State address he spoke of unity and bipartisanship, while Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder's follow-up speech focused more on Nixon's shortcomings.
Missouri winemakers may have to wait until mid-February to know if 2009 was a good year according to Chuck Dressel, an Augusta, Mo. winery owner. The primary reason is wet and cool weather that delayed last year's grape harvest in the state.
The Show Me Heroes program will also let employers know why veterans would be "assets" for their companies according to Lt. Colonel Alan Rohlfing.
FBI agents interviewed Lee's Summit Republican Bob Johnson on Jan. 14 about former House Speaker Jetton's role in 2005 legislation.
A new judge will be appointed for Darrel Mohler, who had been charged in connection with molesting and raping children beginning in the mid-1980s.
In light of bad publicity, MOSERS voted to discontinue bonuses and automatic cost-of-living raises for its staff. The system's portfolio lost $1.8 billion in 2008.
Federal funds are being released to help low-income Missouri families pay their heating bills.
Governor Nixon plans to create a summer job program for young people. Jobs may include cleaning parks and historical sites around the state.
State Reps. Allen Icet, R-Wildwood, and Chris Kelly, D-Columbia, have filed a resolution urging Washington lawmakers to pass an amendment to the Constitution requiring a balanced federal budget.
After Gov. Jay Nixon gave the State of the State address Wednesday night, Lt. Gov. Peter Kinder criticized many of the proposed policies and accused the governor of breaking promises to not raise taxes. Democrats said Kinder's speech was closer to campaign rhetoric than an official party response to an address.
House Bill 1670 would make Missouri the 15th state to allow marijuana's usage for medical uses.
Missouri education leaders hope to win a portion of the $4.35 billion federal education grant by revamping many ideas that are decades old.
A premliminary hearing for former Missouri House speaker Rod Jetton, accused of sexually assaulting a woman during sex, has been set at 2 p.m. Feb. 24.
Alana Barragán-Scott has been confirmed as the director of the Department of Revenue after working in the attorney general's office for more than a decade.