WASHINGTON (AP) â€” After more than two years of partisan squabbles over food and farm policy, the House passed and sent to the Senate Wednesday an almost $100 billion-a-year, compromise farm bill containing a small cut in food stamps and preserving most crop subsidies.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) -- A Missouri teen who wrote that killing a young neighbor girl was an "ahmazing" thrill wants a judge to overturn a guilty plea that she now says was made under the threat of a lifetime in prison.
BONNE TERRE, Mo. (AP) -- In 1991, Herbert Smulls called jeweler Stephen Honickman and set up an appointment to meet at his store in suburban St. Louis. He said he wanted to buy a diamond for his fiancee.
The Trenton High School winter sports teams are approaching the homestretch of the their seasons. The basketball teams are at the Hamilton Tournament, and the wrestling team battled Chillicothe on Tuesday night.
(SportsNetwork.com) - From Fayetteville, AR - Jabari Brown and Earnest Ross each netted 24 points as the Missouri Tigers escaped Fayetteville with a 75-71 win over the Arkansas Razorbacks in Southeastern Conference action at Bud Walton Arena.
(MaryvilleDailyForum.com) - The Maryville City Council voted 4-1 at its regular meeting Monday night to ratchet up the minimum entry age for bars and taverns inside the city limits to 21 effective July 1.
A Chillicothe husband and wife were indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday for filing a false income tax return by not claiming the income from a wire fraud scheme in which the wife embezzled nearly $4 million from her employer, Burdg, Dunham & Associates Construction Corp. in Hamilton.
(KMOV.com) - Two sex offenders have recently walked away from a Missouri Department of Corrections facility. It is called the St. Louis Community Release Center and it is a place where paroled offenders can live while they work or go to school.
(maryvilledailyforum.com) - Now that the Maryville City Council, by a 4-1 vote, has decided to ban 19- and 20-year-olds from local drinking establishments, look for the city's governing board to begin moving toward passage of a "comprehensive" alcohol policy.
COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) â€” A northwest Missouri judge on Wednesday barred the state Attorney General's Office from prosecuting for a third time a Chillicothe man convicted of fatally shooting a neighbor more than two decades ago.
At each January Board of Trustees meeting, the North Central Missouri College Board has historically completed a formal performance evaluation for its president and extended the presidentâ€™s employment contract by another year. However, at their January 28 meeting, current president Dr. Neil Nuttall declined a contract extension.
The South Harrison High School girls and boys basketball teams took convincing first-round wins on Tuesday night at the Hamilton Invitational Basketball Tournament, both moving into Thursday night semifinals against the Trenton Bulldogs.
Restoration of Geyer Hall at North Central Missouri College is expected to be done in two different phasesâ€”perhaps encompassing several years. North Central President Neil Nuttall last evening told trustees he will have plans to present and cost estimates this spring.