The Mercer girls went 2-1 last week, with a loss to Winston, followed by victories over Gilman City and Grundy R-5, while the boys were equally busy, falling to Winston and Jefferson, winning at Grundy R-5, and playing in Saturday's Jefferson Tournament.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A federal judge is recommending that a Pennsylvania man accused of trying to carry fake bombs through security at Kansas City International Airport on the 10th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks be released without going to trial.
SPRINGFIELD (AP) - A lieutenant at the U.S. Medical Center for Federal Prisoners in Springfield is facing up to three years in prison after admitting that he persuaded an inmate not to report being assaulted by a prison guard.
GONZALES, LA (WAFB) - A man convicted for the death of a baby girl will never serve time in jail, as a judge sentenced him to two years of house arrest and the victim's family wants answers about why this was the outcome.
(yahoo.com) - The Scottish electorate's rejection of independence was greeted with delight by Prime Minister David Cameron, who said that the victory margin of around 55%-45% had settled the issue "for a generation... perhaps for a lifetime".
JEFFERSON CITY (AP) - Missouri will have a new government agency to help low-income and minority families after sometimes violent protests erupted earlier this year following a police shooting of an unarmed black 18-year-old.