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.
Phone calls from scammers are notifying customers they are past due on their bills and demanding immediate payment to avoid service disconnection. KCP&L does not use this communication process in respect to disconnection and always provides several days notice if one may happen.
(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.