The Jefferson City Council officially has put a budget in place for the new fiscal year, but has put a slight hold on some of the newly funded positions.
The Jefferson City Board of Education on Monday launched its search for a new superintendent to lead the district.
More than 50 protesters gathered Monday outside the Cole County Courthouse to protest a plan to construct a 100-mile, 345,000-volt power transmission line in northeast Missouri.
A judge said Monday that he will rule against a subsidiary of Ameren Corp. in a legal fight over whether it needs state regulators’ permission to build a high-voltage power line across northern Missouri.
A professor of education reform addressed her concerns with Common Core standards to parent-teacher work groups and members of the Missouri Coalition Against Common Core at the Capitol on Monday afternoon.
A local Baptist leader participated in a week-long trip to Cuba to meet with Cuban Baptist leaders.
Danny Cartee was speechless Monday when he learned Saturday’s Miracles for Maelyne event raised $24,000 for his daughter, who is recovering from head trauma at the St. Louis Children’s Hospital.
The Jefferson City junior varsity football team lost to Rockhurst 26-14 on Monday in the Jays’ final game of season.
The popular song “Royals” by New Zealand artist Lorde is getting caught up in the fervor over the upcoming World Series between the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals.
The Missouri S&T Miners held off Grand Valley State 25-23, 25-23, 25-23 on Saturday.
The game had been over for hours. Kauffman Stadium had gone dark. The roars of a sold-out crowd, which had rooted the Kansas City Royals to a sweep of the mighty Los Angeles Angels, had drifted away into the cool night air.
The St. Stanislaus fifth grade volleyball team defeated Trinity Lutheran on Saturday, 17-25, 25-22 and 25-4.
Alex Gordon took a big rip at a batting-practice fastball, fouled it off badly into the cage, and ducked when the carom nearly hit him in the head.
Neither coach knew quite what to expect Monday night.
The positions remain the same for the four area schools in the state high school football rankings.
It took the Versailles Lady Tigers three sets each time to beat the Eldon Lady Mustangs in the first two meetings between the teams this season.
Blair Oaks has had School of the Osage’s number this season.
A six-pack won’t be enough for Madison Bumgarner if the San Francisco Giants win the World Series.
The William Woods volleyball team went 2-1 in action over the weekend.
Mary Vandelicht led Jefferson City with 10 kills Monday and the Lady Jays defeated Hickman 25-12, 25-18 in the first round of the Class 4 District 9 Tournament.